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UK lottery winners buy a prosthetic limb for teenage boy

August 1st, 2012 - 9:51 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
London, Aug 1 (THAINDIAN NEWS) A 13 year old teenager was found to be infected with a cancer disease famously known as Ewing’s Sarcoma. This is a sickness that affects nearly 30 ... Read more...

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Heather Mills hospitalized after skiing accident

May 13th, 2011 - 8:03 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Vienna, May 13 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Heather Mills was hospitalized in Austria after being involved in a skiing accident. The report says Heather was training on the mountains in Austria when the accident ... Read more...

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British soldier fitted with new Bionic Arm

February 21st, 2011 - 3:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb.21 (ANI): Corporal Andrew Garthwaite (23), of the Queen's Royal Lancers, has become Britain's first military amputee to be fitted with a bionic arm.The soldier had lost his right arm last ... Read more...

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New brain computer interface for spinal cord injury patients introduced

February 18th, 2011 - 5:20 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 18 (ANI): University of Pittsburgh researchers are set to place brain-computer interfaces (BCI) in patients with spinal cord injuries to test if it is possible for them to control external ... Read more...

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TSA pat-down rules ‘handing terrorists a victory,’ says privacy expert

November 28th, 2010 - 2:59 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 28 (ANI): The time spent in the overaggressive pat-downs are a waste of valuable resources and could better be used attempting to identify likely terrorists, says privacy expert.Fred H. Cate, ... Read more...

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UK woman with prosthetic arm wins over 9000 pounds for wrongful dismissal

August 14th, 2009 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug.14 (ANI): A 22-year-old woman with a prosthetic arm has won her case for wrongful dismissal against clothing retailer Abercrombie and Fitch because she did not fit its "look policy", The ... Read more...

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Amputated Brit student fitted with revolutionary bionic hand

January 20th, 2009 - 12:25 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 20 (ANI): A 19-year-old British student, who lost his left hand in a car accident, has got a new lease of life after he was fitted with the world''s ... Read more...

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