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Family-based treatment ‘better for teens with anorexia’

October 5th, 2010 - 2:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 5 (ANI): Family based treatments are likely to work better in treating anorexia nervosa in teens, suggests a new study.However, adolescents in family-based programs are more likely to achieve full ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Lindsay Lohan fails drug test, faces jail again

September 18th, 2010 - 1:51 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 18 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan is reportedly facing a 30-day jail sentence after failing in her latest drug test ordered by the court. The "Mean Girls" star is trying ... Read more...

Posted in Entertainment |

George Michael undergoing rehab treatment

August 29th, 2010 - 1:42 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) Singer George Michael has checked into a rehab facility following a car crash last month and is undergoing drug counselling sessions. Michael, 47, was arrested after crashing his Range ... Read more...

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Lohan to undergo psychotherapy

August 26th, 2010 - 2:03 pm ICT by IANS
New York, Aug 26 (IANS) Troubled actress Lindsay Lohan has been ordered to undergo drug treatment and psychotherapy following her release from inpatient rehab. Judge Elden Fox has ruled that Lohan ... Read more...

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LiLo released from rehab

August 25th, 2010 - 12:32 pm ICT by ANI
New York, August 25(ANI): Lindsay Lohan has been released from substance abuse rehab.And the actress used first moments of her freedom to call her mom, sources close to the family said. ... Read more...

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Malaysian woman ends 30-day stay with snakes without single bite!

August 8th, 2010 - 4:46 pm ICT by ANI
Kuala Lumpur, Aug 8 (ANI): After staying with the deadly snakes for 30 days, it was a triumph for a Malaysian woman when she walked out of their shared glass cubicle without ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

New therapy shows promise for heart failure patients

September 1st, 2009 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sept 1 (ANI) A major international study has found that a therapy called cardiac resynchronization can significantly delay the progression of heart failure.In the study, researchers found that the treatment reduced ... Read more...

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Golfer Ballesteros discharged from hospital

December 10th, 2008 - 1:17 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Dec 10 (DPA) Spanish former golfer Severiano Ballesteros was released from hospital after two months of treatment for a brain tumour."Ballesteros will continue to receive outpatient treatment from the Medical Oncology ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Chinese-Indian mother killed saving kids in Malaysian landslide

December 7th, 2008 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Kuala Lumpur, Dec 7 (IANS) Veterinarian N. Yogeswary, an ethnic Chinese adopted by an Indian family in Malaysia and married to an Indian, was killed in the devastating landslide that hit her ... Read more...

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China reveals about 300,000 children were made ill by tainted milk

December 2nd, 2008 - 4:49 pm ICT by ANI
Beijing, Dec.2 (ANI): In a major revision of numbers, Chinas Ministry of Health has acknowledged that nearly 300,000 children became sick after consuming milk tainted with the toxic plastic melamine. According to ... Read more...

Posted in National |

Aggressive drug treatment may cure drug-resistant TB

August 7th, 2008 - 2:00 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Aug 7 (ANI): Drug resistant tuberculosis (XDR-TB) can be effectively treated with aggressive drug treatment, say researchers.A study from Peru, between 1999 and 2002, demonstrated that more than 60 ... Read more...

Posted in World |

Treatment for heart disease saves renal failure patient

July 14th, 2008 - 9:58 am ICT by IANS
By Sanu George Thiruvananthapuram, July 14 (IANS) A treatment for heart disease has for the first time in the country worked wonders for a renal failure patient from Kerala who lives in Abu ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

In matters of heart, Kerala explores new method

June 12th, 2008 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 12 (IANS) More and more people with cardiac ailments in Kerala - where heart diseases account for over 40 percent of all deaths - are opting for a non-surgical procedure ... Read more...

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Paul Newman laughs off lung cancer rumours

June 11th, 2008 - 6:53 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jun 11 (ANI): American actor Paul Newman was forced to issue a statement about his health, after rumours that he is battling lung cancer.The veteran actor laughed off reports that ... Read more...

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Bangalore lifeline for poor Malaysian kids with heart problems

April 3rd, 2008 - 2:20 pm ICT by admin
Putrajaya (Malaysia), Apr.3 (ANI): Some 200 children born with congenital heart disease every year will soon be travelling to Bangalore for a new lease on life. Thanks to a RM2 million ... Read more...

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New treatment gives lung cancer patients two more years

March 23rd, 2008 - 1:38 pm ICT by admin
London, March 23 (IANS) A new treatment that kills lung cancer tumours with heat greatly improves "survival time" among patients with inoperable lung tumours, says a new study. The study, by researchers ... Read more...

Posted in Sci-Tech |

Britney Spears on the edge after sex tape robbery

February 5th, 2008 - 5:49 pm ICT by admin
London, Feb 5 (ANI): Britney Spears is said to be on the edge after learning that sex tapes were stolen during a robbery at her LA home.The 26-year-old pop star, who ... Read more...

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Britneys hospital stay extended by 14 days

February 4th, 2008 - 1:58 pm ICT by admin
Washington, Feb 4 (ANI): Troubled pop star Britney Spears stay in hospital has been extended by 14 days.The doctors have decided to keep her for two more weeks. However, it's possible ... Read more...

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Vitamin D inadequacy may worsen chronic pain

November 14th, 2007 - 2:20 am ICT by admin

Posted in Health |