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The cost of getting a new nose in Asia (The Funny Side)


August 10th, 2012 - 12:26 pm ICT by IANS
Got an email the other day from a guy looking for a new, improved nose. He said he did not want his name in the paper, as "most people believe ... Read more...

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Doctors in Lucknow caught on MMS demanding bribe


June 9th, 2012 - 3:42 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, June 9 (IANS) Some doctors at the Balrampur Hospital here have been caught on MMS demanding bribe for admitting patients in the emergency ward, an official said Saturday.Made ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Squamous cell cancer on the rise in India


March 29th, 2012 - 10:07 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, March 29 (IANS) Squamous cell cancer, a type of esophageal cancer, is on rise in India as more people are getting addicted to tobacco, a leading cancer specialist said ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Lucknow doctor set to lecture surgeons in Pakistan


March 17th, 2012 - 8:28 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, March 17 (IANS) In a first, a Lucknow-based city suregon has been invited to deliver a series of lectures on surgery in Pakistan.The invite has been sent by Dr. ... Read more...

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Man pierced by iron rods, saved by doctors


March 12th, 2012 - 7:59 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 12 (IANS) A youth, pierced through the body by two iron rods, got a a new lease of life as doctors at the Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Sciences ... Read more...

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Italians to conduct heart surgeries for Dubai kids


January 13th, 2012 - 11:38 pm ICT by IANS
Dubai, Jan 13 (IANS/WAM) A team of specialist doctors from Italy will perform free heart surgeries for children and teenagers of Dubai in the United Arab Emirates (UAE) in February.The ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Lucknow doctors to head two new AIIMS


September 4th, 2011 - 5:52 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Sep 4 (IANS) Of the six new All India Institutes of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) coming up in different states, two will be headed by doctors from this Uttar Pradesh ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

HIV-positive man dies, relatives say doctors biased


May 17th, 2011 - 3:33 pm ICT by IANS
Ranchi, May 17 (IANS) A man died in a Ranchi government hospital after doctors refused to operate upon him for a liver problem as he was HIV-positive, his family members ... Read more...

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Common drug can reduce death due to bleeding


March 28th, 2011 - 2:35 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 28 (IANS) Many lives are lost due to intense bleeding after an accident and treatment given within an hour is most critical. A common drug can effectively ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Unethical drug trials caused death of 10 gas victims: Rights groups


February 10th, 2011 - 9:54 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, Feb 10 (IANS) An RTI query has revealed that at least 10 people have died at the Bhopal Memorial Hospital - meant for the treatment of 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy victims ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Chandigarh to host global meet on venous diseases


January 31st, 2011 - 6:44 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, Jan 31 (IANS) Nearly 200 doctors from around the world are expected to participate in a two-day international conference on venous diseases (diseases affecting the veins) to be organised here Feb ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Staggering 26 pct of Chinese men suffer from erectile dysfunction


July 12th, 2010 - 1:45 pm ICT by ANI
New Delhi, July 12 (ANI): A study has found that more than 26 percent of Chinese men suffer from erectile dysfunction.The study by researchers from the Chinese Medical Association showed that among ... Read more...

Posted in South Asia |

One in four Chinese men impotent: Study


July 12th, 2010 - 12:06 pm ICT by IANS
Beijing, July 12 (IANS) Over 26 percent Chinese men face the problem of erectile dysfunction, a study has said. Researchers with the Chinese Medical Association say among men over 40, at least ... Read more...

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Achuthanandan’s son-in-law favoured over other doctors?


June 5th, 2010 - 9:47 pm ICT by IANS
Thiruvananthapuram, June 5 (IANS) A section of Kerala's government doctors has alleged that Chief Minister V.S. Achuthanandan's son-in-law has been favoured by the health department in retaining a plum posting. The health department ... Read more...

Posted in Politics |

Antibodies to speed up recovery from burns, ulcers


January 29th, 2010 - 1:39 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Jan 29 (IANS) New antibodies being developed by Australian researchers will speed up the healing of burns and chronic ulcers and benefit diabetes patients. Research by Allison Cowin, associate professor at ... Read more...

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CSMMU Surgery Department celebrates its foundation day


January 15th, 2010 - 9:00 pm ICT by admin
By Shobha Shukla, CNS The Department of Surgery (General) of Chhatrapati Shahuji Maharaj Medical University (CSMMU, upgraded King George's Medical College - KGMC) has been functioning for almost a century now (98 years ... Read more...

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Himachal doctor suspended for sexual harassment


November 18th, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 18 (IANS) A doctor in a government hospital in the Himachal Pradesh capital was placed under suspension Wednesday for allegedly sexually harassing a student, an official said. Principal Secretary (Health) Deepak ... Read more...

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Doctor booked for sexual harassment in Himachal


November 11th, 2009 - 12:07 am ICT by IANS
Shimla, Nov 10 (IANS) A case was filed against a doctor of the prestigious Indira Gandhi Medical College and Hospital in the Himachal Pradesh capital Tuesday for allegedly sexually harassing a medical ... Read more...

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Sex for certificate: Sting reveals racket in Lucknow hospital


October 4th, 2009 - 10:19 pm ICT by IANS
Lucknow, Oct 4 (IANS) Students of a private hospital in Lucknow have alleged that the hospital administration was forcibly taking sexual favours from students to award them certificates. The matter came to light ... Read more...

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Miracle baby with protruding heart dies at AIIMS


September 16th, 2009 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 16 (IANS) After a 22-day-long battle, the "miracle baby" born with a protruding heart died here of "infection" even as doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Infant with protruding heart stable after operation: doctors


September 3rd, 2009 - 9:09 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 3 (IANS) Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Thursday operated upon an infant born with a protruding heart and pushed the organ within the body ... Read more...

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Doctors may operate on infant with protruding heart Thursday


September 1st, 2009 - 10:02 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Sep 1 (IANS) Doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Tuesday said that the condition of the six-day-old baby with a protruding heart is "stable" and that ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Still alive: Child with protruding heart has multiple disorders


August 31st, 2009 - 9:55 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 31 (IANS) Describing the infant with a protruding heart as a "miracle boy", doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) Monday said the five-day-old boy was ... Read more...

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Three-day-old with protruding heart battles for life


August 29th, 2009 - 5:07 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 29 (IANS) A three-day-old boy born with his heart outside the chest -- "a rarest of rare defects" -- continued to battle for life at the All India Institute ... Read more...

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Two-day-old with protruding heart to be operated on


August 28th, 2009 - 10:18 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Aug 28 (IANS) A two-day-old born with his heart protruding from his chest is posing a challenge to doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) as they ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Malaysian surgeons to learn piles management from Prof Rama Kant


May 27th, 2009 - 3:10 pm ICT by admin
By Citizen News Service (CNS)The Department of Surgery, University of Malaya Medical Centre (UMMC) in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia has invited noted Surgeon Professor (Dr) Rama Kant, Head of Surgery Department at Chhattrapati ... Read more...

Posted in Health Science |

Surgeons remove eight-inch rod from boy’s abdomen


April 9th, 2009 - 4:25 pm ICT by IANS
Aligarh, April 9 (IANS) Surgeons at the Jawaharlal Nehru Medical College in the Aligarh Muslim University have successfully removed an eight-inch iron rod which had pierced the abdomen of a six-year-old ... Read more...

Posted in Health |

Cardiologist gets five-year jail in heart-valve scam


March 3rd, 2009 - 8:38 pm ICT by IANS
Chandigarh, March 3 (IANS) A special Central Bureau of Investigation (CBI) court here Tuesday awarded five-year rigorous imprisonment to a leading cardiologist here after he was found guilty of using substandard heart ... Read more...

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Cockroach in hospital nibbles at new born’s only eye


February 10th, 2009 - 9:22 pm ICT by IANS
Kolkata, Feb 10 (IANS) A five-day-old baby's only eye was nibbled at by a cockroach in a government hospital and the infant is out of danger, a doctor said Tuesday.The baby ... Read more...

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Parkinsons patients at increased risk of developing osteoporosis


January 4th, 2009 - 12:45 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 4 (ANI): Patients suffering from Parkinsons disease are at an increased risk of developing osteoporosis, according to an expert.While writing in Journal of the American Academy of Orthopaedic Surgeons, ... Read more...

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49 babies died during clinical trials at AIIMS in last 30 months


August 17th, 2008 - 12:44 pm ICT by IANS
By Mayank Aggarwal New Delhi, Aug 17 (IANS) As many as 49 babies have died during clinical trials at the premier All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) during the last two-and-a-half years, ... Read more...

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