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Robinho to be rested for a month


August 29th, 2012 - 1:54 pm ICT by IANS
Rome, Aug 29 (IANS) AC Milan announced that their Brazilian striker Robinho has suffered a leg injury and could be rested for up to a month.A statement by the ... Read more...

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Marussia test driver loses eye after crash


July 5th, 2012 - 5:37 am ICT by IANS
London, July 4 (IANS/RIA Novosti) Marussia test driver Maria deVillota has lost her right eye after a crash while testing its Formula One car, the team said Wednesday.De Villota was ... Read more...

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French steeplechase runner to miss Olympics


June 20th, 2012 - 4:58 pm ICT by IANS
Paris, June 20 (IANS) France's Bob Tahri, the European 3000m steeplechase record holder, has withdrawn from the Olympics after failing to recover from an operation on his left tibia.Tahri went ... Read more...

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Puyol concedes he won’t be fit for Euro 2012


May 9th, 2012 - 8:03 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, May 9 (IANS) FC Barcelona defender Carlos Puyol Wednesday conceded that he won't recover from his knee injury in time to represent defending champions Spain in the Euro 2012 ... Read more...

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Messi becomes Barcelona’s all-time leading scorer


March 21st, 2012 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, March 21 (IANS) Star footballer Lionel Messi made history Tuesday night as he became the top scorer in the history of FC Barcelona with a hat-trick in his side's ... Read more...

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Amitabh Bachchan discharged from hospital (Lead)


February 23rd, 2012 - 11:22 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan was discharged from the Seven Hills Hospital here late Thursday after a 12-day stay post two abdominal surgeries.He was discharged at 9.30 ... Read more...

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Big B to be discharged from hospital later Thursday


February 23rd, 2012 - 7:51 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Feb 23 (IANS) Megastar Amitabh Bachchan will be discharged from the Seven Hills Hospital here later Thursday after a 12-day stay post two abdominal surgeries. He will be ... Read more...

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Crucial weekend for Madrid, Barca in La Liga


February 10th, 2012 - 7:06 pm ICT by IANS
Madrid, Feb 10 (IANS) The weekend in the Spanish La Liga football sees Barcelona in danger of waving an almost definitive goodbye to the league title, offering Real Madrid the ... Read more...

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Climax was rested, not dropped: Savio


February 1st, 2012 - 10:00 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 1 (IANS) Expressing surprise at former national captain Climax Lawrence's decision to retire from international football, India's chief football coach Savio Medeira Wednesday said the Dempo medio ... Read more...

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Now, ankle replacement for arthritis patients


January 20th, 2012 - 9:32 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Jan 20 (IANS) Providing hope to arthritis patients in the country, a private hospital here Friday performed unique ankle replacement surgery to cure rheumatoid arthritis -- a condition ... Read more...

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China Open: Foot injury forces Azarenka to concede pre-quarterfinal


October 6th, 2011 - 4:57 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, Oct 6 (IANS) World number four Victoria Azarenka of Belarus Thursday pulled out of the China Open tennis due to a foot injury after reaching the pre-quarterfinals.Azarenka said: ... Read more...

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Cell therapy for athletic injuries


October 5th, 2011 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Oct 5 (IANS) Sportspersons who were earlier dependent on knee-replacement therapy for athletic injuries now have a new ray of hope in the form of Autologous Chondrocyte Implantation ... Read more...

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Swann to carry on as England Twenty20 captain


September 24th, 2011 - 7:43 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 24 (IANS) Spinner Graeme Swann is likely to stay on as England's Twenty20 skipper since regular captain Stuart Broad has been advised two months' rest to recover from ... Read more...

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Acting easier than writing: Tisca Chopra


July 9th, 2011 - 8:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 9 (IANS) Actress Tisca Chopra, best remembered for her role in "Taare Zameen Par", is busy writing a book these days, but admits that acting is ... Read more...

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Slower brain speed behind elders communication problems


April 24th, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 24 (ANI): The slow processing speed of an aging brain has been identified as the prime reason for healthy older adults experiencing communication problems, aKansasUniversity professor has revealed in his ... Read more...

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‘Running away from problems’ may help you achieve work-life balance


March 31st, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, March 31 (ANI): Having trouble achieving work-life balance? Worry not, for a new research has suggested that a little self-reflection could do us all a world of good.The study was carried ... Read more...

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Japan disaster survivors ‘to suffer mentally in coming weeks’


March 13th, 2011 - 5:19 pm ICT by ANI
New York, Mar 13 (ANI): Medical experts have warned of the psychological aftershocks to be felt by many survivors of Japan's devastating earthquake and tsunami in the weeks to come.Dr Mutsuo Ikuhara, ... Read more...

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Organ removal through body orifices ‘minimally invasive approach to surgery’


March 11th, 2011 - 1:41 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): Northwestern Medicine physicians were among the first in the U.S. to perform organ removal surgeries through the mouth or vagina - the procedure is being considered the most ... Read more...

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Diseased heart valve replaced through small hole in the leg


February 22nd, 2011 - 1:16 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 22 (ANI): Physicians in the US have implanted a new investigational heart valve in a patient through a small puncture hole in the leg.Dale Wilber, 69-year-old retiree from Arkansas, had ... Read more...

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How couples recover after argument depends on their infant relationships


February 19th, 2011 - 12:57 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 19 (ANI): A University of Minnesota research has suggested that couples' ability to bounce back from a fight may depend on what both partners were like as infants.The researchers have ... Read more...

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New medical treatment freezes away extra body fat


February 10th, 2011 - 5:30 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 10 (ANI): A Harvard University scientist has developed a new medical treatment that freezes extra fat and tightens the skin.The one-hour treatment called Zeltiq is the brainchild of Rox Anderson ... Read more...

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Injured Hussey left out of Oz WC squad over uncertainty around recovery time: Ponting


February 10th, 2011 - 3:12 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Feb 10(ANI): Australia captain Ricky Ponting has said that the decision to leave injured Michael Hussey out of the 15-man World Cup squad was the right one.Hussey was dumped after being ... Read more...

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Don’t know why selectors didn’t give Hussey more time: Ponting


February 9th, 2011 - 7:52 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Feb 9 (IANS) Australian cricket captain Ricky Ponting Wednesday described injured middle-order batsman Michael Hussey's axing from the World Cup squad as a "huge loss" and said he was not sure ... Read more...

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Renault F1 team name three drivers to replace injured Kubica


February 9th, 2011 - 3:08 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 9(ANI): The Renault Formula One team has named three drivers who are under consideration to replace injured Robert Kubica for the upcoming season.Kubica was at the wheel of a Skoda ... Read more...

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New surgery technique to be showcased at cardiology meet


February 4th, 2011 - 12:55 am ICT by IANS
Ahmedabad, Feb 3 (IANS) A new surgery procedure called Minimum Invasive Cardiac Surgery (MICS) that reduced the incision size by more than half will be showcased at the three-day international conference on ... Read more...

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Hussey likely to miss World Cup


January 19th, 2011 - 3:14 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Jan 19 (ANI): Australian batsman Michael Hussey is almost certain to miss the 2011 World Cup after undergoing surgery yesterday to repair a serious hamstring injury.Cricket Australia has not given up ... Read more...

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Marsh to replace injured Hussey in next three ODIs


January 18th, 2011 - 3:26 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 18 (IANS) Left-hand batsman Shaun Marsh will replace injured Michael Hussey in Australia's squad for the next three One-day Internationals (ODI) against England. Hussey injured his hamstring during the ... 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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Kallis ruled out for two weeks with rib injury


January 4th, 2011 - 6:19 pm ICT by IANS
Cape Town, Jan 4 (IANS) In a major setback for South Africa, premier all-rounder Jacques Kallis was ruled out for two weeks due to a rib injury he suffered while batting in ... Read more...

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More than 50pc drunker drivers misjudge booze recovery time


January 2nd, 2011 - 2:28 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 2 (ANI): If you think you know how much time it takes for you to recover from alcohol's influence, you are most probably wrong.A new study has revealed that half ... Read more...

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Ankle injury puts Harris out of action for three months


December 29th, 2010 - 3:27 pm ICT by IANS
Melbourne, Dec 29 (IANS) Australian fast bowler Ryan Harris will be out of action for at least three months due to an ankle injury.Harris suffered the injury during the fourth Test, ... Read more...

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Athletes’ own blood could treat tendon injuries


December 18th, 2010 - 4:52 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Dec 18 (ANI): A doctor in Melbourne has perfected the technique of treating tendon injuries in athletes by injecting them with their own blood, also quickening their recovery time.David Connell has ... Read more...

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Young Oz bowling star Hazlewood targeting Christmas comeback


November 5th, 2010 - 3:32 pm ICT by ANI
Sydney, Nov 5 (ANI): Emerging fast bowler Josh Hazlewood is targeting a Christmas comeback from a back problem, which has hampered his rise in Australia's pace attack.Hazlewood, 19, has already played one ... Read more...

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Kryptonite superglue speeds up recovery in heart patients post surgery


October 25th, 2010 - 11:46 am ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 25 (ANI): New research has shown that using a cutting-edge Kryptonite superglue can improve the recovery of heart patients recovering from open-chest surgery."It has properties like natural bone and allows ... Read more...

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Strauss defends England boot camp despite Anderson injury


October 19th, 2010 - 6:07 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 19 (ANI): England captain Andrew Strauss has defended the team's five day boot camp in Germany, even though it might have wrecked fast bowler James Anderson's Ashes dreams.The England ... Read more...

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