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Euro 2012: Russia’s Kokorin out with injury


June 15th, 2012 - 9:12 pm ICT by IANS
Warsaw, June 15 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Russia forward Alexander Kokorin will miss his country's Euro 2012 match with Greece after picking up a hip injury, Russia spokesman Alexei Kazakov said Friday.The ... Read more...

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Delhi hospital conducts life-saving robotic surgeries


April 20th, 2012 - 11:05 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 20 (IANS) It was a tough choice for 20-year old Haya Fatima to make: choose between a surgery and exams in the same month.Thanks to advanced robotic ... Read more...

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Celine Dion returns to singing


March 21st, 2012 - 7:07 am ICT by IANS
London, March 21 (IANS) Celine Dion has been given the go-ahead by doctors to start recording her new album after the singer recovered from a nasty viral infection.Dion fell ill ... Read more...

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Sao Paulo’s ace keeper undergoes surgery


January 28th, 2012 - 8:05 pm ICT by IANS
Rio de Janeiro, Jan 28 (IANS) Sao Paulo's veteran goalkeeper Rogerio Ceni successfully underwent arthroscopic surgery on his right shoulder, the club confirmed.The team captain promised that his injury would ... Read more...

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Losing a night’s rest burns 135 calories


March 12th, 2011 - 1:21 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 12 (ANI): US scientists have discovered that going without sleep for a night uses the same amount of energy as a two-mile walk.A study at Colorado's Sleep and Chronobiology Laboratory ... Read more...

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South Africa yet to take a call on leg-spinner Tahir


March 11th, 2011 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, March 11 (IANS) South Africa have still not lifted the suspense over leg-spinner Imran Tahir's participation in their World Cup match against India Saturday.The Pakistan-born leg-spinner broke his left ... Read more...

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South African leggie Tahir unlikely to play against India


March 10th, 2011 - 4:44 pm ICT by IANS
Nagpur, March 10 (IANS) South Africa's potent spinner Imran Tahir has been advised 10 days rest to recover from his thumb fracture and is unlikely to turn out against India ... Read more...

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McKay out of World Cup reckoning


January 13th, 2011 - 8:57 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 13 (IANS) A stress fracture in the left foot has put Australia paceman Clint Mckay out of the cricket World Cup contention.The medical staff has advised Mckay to undergo surgery ... Read more...

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Mckay joins list of injured Australian bowlers to miss 2011 World Cup


January 13th, 2011 - 1:03 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 13 (ANI): Foot injury to Australian fast bowler Clint Mckay will keep him out of the game for at least 10 weeks, which means he will miss the World Cup.Mckay ... Read more...

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Hysterectomies should be performed ‘vaginally or laparoscopically’


November 8th, 2010 - 1:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 08 (ANI): The AAGL, a medical specialty society of over 5,000 gynecologic surgeons has advised that most hysterectomies, which are performed to treat benign disorders of the pelvis, should be ... Read more...

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Pre-exercise stretching ‘kills runners’ strength’


October 11th, 2010 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 11 (ANI): A new study has found that static stretching before a workout lowers runners' endurance and make their body less efficient.While previous studies have illustrated the effects of stretching ... Read more...

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France’s Quadruple Amputee Philippe Croizon Crosses English Channel


September 21st, 2010 - 9:07 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Wissant, France, Sep 21, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Where there is a will, there is always a way. Even without arms and legs, Philippe Croizon never stopped dreaming of making it big ... Read more...

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England pacer Graham Onions out of Ashes series due to back surgery


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep.3 (ANI): England fast bowler Graham Onions has been ruled out of the forthcoming Ashes series against Australia after being told that he will have to undergo surgery to fix a ... Read more...

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Daily stress may cause over-eating leading to obesity


September 2nd, 2010 - 1:28 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Sept 2 (ANI): Comfort food is not a new notion, but a new study has said that stress on a daily basis can lead to over eating and consequently, obesity.A recent ... Read more...

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Arthroscopic hip surgery may fully restore function in athletes: Study


July 20th, 2010 - 3:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, July 20 (ANI): Scientists claim that the minimally invasive arthroscopic surgery could help athletes with hip problems recover fully and resume their sport back at their pre-injury level of competition.Hip arthroscopy ... Read more...

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Chocolate milk speeds post-exercise recovery


June 3rd, 2010 - 3:48 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, June 3 (IANS) Chocolate milk helps repair and rebuild muscles, post exercise, compared to specially designed carbohydrate sports drinks, a new research has found. Experts agree that the two-hour window after ... Read more...

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Top Indian players don’t discuss problems with me: Badminton coach


April 16th, 2010 - 6:47 pm ICT by IANS
By Avishek Roy New Delhi, April 16 (IANS) After India's disappointing performance in the men's singles at the Badminton Asia Championships, the country's foreign coach Atik Jauhari has listed reasons ranging from ... Read more...

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‘Balloon’ sinus procedure frees Brit woman from pain, nasal infections


January 12th, 2010 - 4:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 12 (ANI): A new procedure called balloon sinuplasty has helped cure Lynda Eastham's painful blocked sinuses.Lynda, 51, has been suffering from chronic sinusitis ever since she was a child.The ... Read more...

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Quick response speeds up recovery of stroke victims


December 5th, 2009 - 1:32 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Dec 5 (IANS) Early intense therapy can significantly speed up the communication recovery of stroke patients, says a new study. A stroke impairs blood supply to the brain, which can cause lasting ... Read more...

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Dead Madoff associate’s will being targetted to pay off Ponzi scheme victims


November 11th, 2009 - 6:33 pm ICT by ANI
New York/Florida, Nov.11 (ANI): A trustee charged with reclaiming the estimated 21 billion dollars in losses suffered by investors in Bernie Madoff's massive Ponzi scheme, has said that he will be eying ... Read more...

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Global economic recovery expected by summer: Survey


October 22nd, 2009 - 8:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 22 (IANS) Global economy including that of India will recover by next summer, says a global survey by workplace solutions provider Regus plc. According to the Regus Business Tracker survey, ... Read more...

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Charlie Davis Grievously Injured In Car Accident


October 15th, 2009 - 6:21 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Arlington, Va, Oct. 15, (THAINDIAN NEWS) Star football player Charlie Davies, who belongs to the U.S. Men's national team, has been seriously injured in an accident that is said to ... Read more...

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US forward Davies doubtful for World Cup, injured in crash


October 14th, 2009 - 6:17 pm ICT by IANS
Washington, Oct 14 (DPA) United States forward Charlie Davies is doubtful for the 2010 World Cup after suffering fractures and a ruptured bladder in a car accident Tuesday. Davies was hospitalised and underwent ... Read more...

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US Misses Striker Charles Davies In World Cup 2010


October 14th, 2009 - 5:55 pm ICT by GD
By Meena Kar, Arlington, Virginia, October 14, (THAINDIAN NEWS) United States have secured their berth to Africa for the Football World Cup 2010 but they would miss Charles Davies. 23 years old ... Read more...

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Dara Torres knee surgery to keep her out of action for 18 months


October 9th, 2009 - 6:23 pm ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Washington, Oct 9 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Multiple Olympic medalist Dara Torres will have left knee surgery on October 20 that will keep her out of action for at least 12-18 months, the swimmer ... Read more...

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World Bank-IMF meetings end with call for reform


October 7th, 2009 - 4:54 pm ICT by IANS
Istanbul, Oct 7 (DPA) The annual meeting of the World Bank and International Monetary Fund was formally concluded Wednesday in Istanbul with an appeal to nations to pursue reforms while dealing with ... Read more...

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New vest to help fire fighters, rescue workers keep cool


September 22nd, 2009 - 1:15 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Sep 22 (IANS) Inventors have developed a vest that can help fire fighters and emergency workers maintain their cool. The CoolMe Vest significantly reduces heat stress and recovery period for workers in ... Read more...

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Injured Haddin to miss Champions Trophy


September 3rd, 2009 - 12:49 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Sep 3 (ANI): Wicketkeeper Brad Haddin has been officially ruled out of Australia's Champions Trophy title defence in South Africa later this month because of a broken finger.The New South Wales ... Read more...

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England have to wait for Flintoff’s return to ODIs


August 26th, 2009 - 6:01 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 26 (IANS) There is some time before Andrew Flintoff's career as a One-day specialist can take off following a surgery that will need a recovery period of at least ... Read more...

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Dutch firm launches pain-free cancer treatment in India


June 27th, 2009 - 10:51 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, June 27 (IANS) Dutch pharmaceutical major Brema Pharma International Saturday launched photodynamic therapy, a pain-free technique for treating cancer with lasers and light sensitive drugs, saying it will invest 1 million ... Read more...

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Rising heart beat during mental stress could be fatal


May 2nd, 2009 - 3:56 pm ICT by IANS
London, May 2 (IANS) Men whose heart beat shot up during mild mental stress, just before an exercise test, faced twice the risk of dying of a sudden heart attack later in ... Read more...

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William ‘The Refrigerator’ Perry hospitalized with Guillain-Barre syndrome


April 24th, 2009 - 12:41 am ICT by GD
Former Bears star William (The Refrigerator) Perry has been hospitalized at the Aiken Regional medical Center in South Carolina with ailments related to the Guillain-Barré syndrome. He was diagnosed with the syndrome ... Read more...

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Ronaldo the Phoenix, again on top of Brazilian football


March 10th, 2009 - 6:41 pm ICT by IANS
By Diana Renee Rio de Janeiro, March 10 (DPA) The world of Brazilian football was again at Ronaldo's feet Monday, just hours after the veteran striker proved wrong those who doubted his chances ... Read more...

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Alcohol retards athletic performance, says study


January 15th, 2009 - 1:00 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 15 (IANS) Even moderate amounts of alcohol slows down recovery from athletic performance, besides doubling muscle performance loss, a new study has found. "If you're there to perform, you shouldn't ... Read more...

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Plants and flowers speed post-surgery recovery


December 30th, 2008 - 11:59 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Dec 30 (ANI): It has long been suspected that contact with nature increases positive feelings and provides distraction from the pain associated with recovery from surgery. Now, a new study ... Read more...

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