throat cancer

Hagman wins battle against cancer


September 5th, 2012 - 7:03 am ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Sep 5 (IANS) Actor Larry Hagman says he has won his battle against throat cancer.The 80-year-old was diagnosed with the illness just before his shooting schedule of the ... Read more...

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Veteran Kashmiri journalist dies after prolonged illness


July 5th, 2012 - 4:40 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, July 5 (IANS) S.D. Rohmetra, a veteran journalist from Jammu and Kashmir, died Thursday in the national capital after a prolonged illness.Rohmetra, 73, is survived by his wife, ... Read more...

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Douglas to present award at Oscars


February 21st, 2012 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) Veteran actor Michael Douglas, who is recovering from throat cancer, has been added to the list of presenters at the Oscar ceremony.The 67-year-old is tipped ... Read more...

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Brazil’s ex-president discharged from hospital


February 18th, 2012 - 12:46 pm ICT by IANS
Sao Paulo, Feb 18 (IANS/EFE) Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva was discharged Friday from the hospital after undergoing combined radiation and chemotherapy treatment for throat cancer.Sixtysix-year-old Lula, ... Read more...

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Changing lifestyle toughens India’s cancer battle (Feb 4 is World Cancer Day)


February 3rd, 2012 - 2:49 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 3 (IANS) It's time you stopped saying, "It can't happen to me". Cancer is climbing the Indian graph due to rapid lifestyle changes, adding nearly a million ... Read more...

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Alarming rise in cancer cases in India: Expert


January 27th, 2012 - 1:34 pm ICT by IANS
Raipur, Jan 27 (IANS) India is not yet prepared to fight cancer despite the nation adding about a million new patients annually, warns a top healthcare expert."The number of cancer ... Read more...

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Former Brazil president Lula diagnosed with cancer


October 30th, 2011 - 2:44 pm ICT by IANS
Brasilia, Oct 30 (IANS/EFE) Former Brazilian president Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva, who quit power Jan 1, has been diagnosed with throat cancer, the hospital where he will undergo treatment ... Read more...

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Malegaon’s superman dies watching his film


September 9th, 2011 - 3:32 am ICT by IANS
Mumbai, Sep 9 (IANS) Shaikh Shafique, the cancer-stricken leading man of the "Superman" spoof "Malegaon Ka Superrman", passed away after the film's producers drove down to Malegaon to screen the ... Read more...

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Catherine Zeta-Jones quits smoking


August 7th, 2011 - 2:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Aug 7 (IANS) Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones has quit smoking after seeing her husband Michael Douglas' battle with throat cancer.Douglas, who previously blamed his ill-health on years of drinking and ... Read more...

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Jessie J gets death threats


June 29th, 2011 - 7:48 am ICT by IANS
London, June 29 (IANS) Singer Jessie J says that she started receiving death threats soon after becoming famous but she doesn't want to waste "time" on people who don't like ... Read more...

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Zeta-Jones doing great: Michael Douglas


June 13th, 2011 - 4:32 pm ICT by IANS
London, June 13 (IANS) Veteran actor Michael Douglas says his wife Catherine Zeta-Jones is coping well with bipolar disorder."She's doing great and doing a great job," mirror.co.uk quoted Douglas ... Read more...

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Thousands attend Surinder Badal’s cremation


May 25th, 2011 - 9:59 pm ICT by IANS
Badal village (Punjab), May 25 (IANS) Thousands of people converged on this village in Punjab's Muktsar district Wednesday as Surinder Kaur, the late wife of Punjab Chief Minister Parkash ... Read more...

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Douglas’ kids unaware about Zeta-Jones bipolar struggle


May 11th, 2011 - 5:21 am ICT by IANS
London, May 11 (IANS) Actor Michael Douglas and Catherina Zeta-Jones are shielding their two young children from the actress' struggle with bipolar disorder because they have only just come to ... Read more...

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Cancer victims of Bhopal tragedy cry for justice


May 5th, 2011 - 9:34 pm ICT by IANS
Bhopal, May 5 (IANS) About 3,000 cancer and kidney failure patients of the 1984 Bhopal gas tragedy have not received the compensation amount directed by the central government, survivors said ... Read more...

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Robotic surgery removes hard-to-reach throat cancer


May 2nd, 2011 - 12:59 am ICT by IANS
Washington, May 1 (IANS) Robotic surgery has become a mainstream tool for removing an ever-increasing variety of head and neck tumors. Now, a team of surgeons from Mayo Clinic has ... Read more...

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Robotic surgery ‘effectively’ removes hard-to-reach throat cancer


April 30th, 2011 - 1:13 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, April 30 (ANI): Till now, robotic surgery was considered a mainstream tool for removing an ever-increasing variety of head and neck tumours.But, now a team of head and neck surgeons from ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas: ‘Media outed Catherine Zeta-Jones Bipolar Disorder’


April 27th, 2011 - 2:25 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
Los Angeles, Apr 26 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Michael Douglas spoke in a very candid fashion to Oprah Winfrey on her show about the ongoing struggles that their family is currently facing. It ought ... Read more...

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Zeta-Jones ‘hopes to remove stigma from depression’


April 21st, 2011 - 2:14 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 21 (ANI): Catherine Zeta-Jones hopes her confession that she had been diagnosed with and treated for bipolar II disorder will encourage millions of sufferers to wipe away the "shame" associated ... Read more...

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Stress triggers Catherine Zeta-Jones’s bipolar disorder


April 16th, 2011 - 12:21 am ICT by Aishwarya Bhatt
New York, April 15 (THAINDIAN NEWS) Recent announcement by Catherine Zeta-Jones that she suffered bipolar II disorder after coming under stress have got many people wondering if stress could cause the disorder.Scientists ... Read more...

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Proud of Zeta-Jones for seeking help: Demi Lovato


April 15th, 2011 - 2:23 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 15 (IANS) Actress Demi Lovato says she is proud of Catherine Zeta-Jones for taking the decision to seek help for bipolar disorder.Zeta-Jones checked into a mental health facility, ... Read more...

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Zeta-Jones checks into mental health facility


April 14th, 2011 - 4:50 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, April 14 (IANS) Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones, whose husband Michael Douglas has successfully battled throat cancer, has checked into a mental health facility for the treatment of a bipolar ... Read more...

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Catherine Zeta Jones ‘received treatment for manic depression’


April 14th, 2011 - 1:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 14 (ANI): It has emerged that Catherine Zeta-Jones recently sought treatment for manic depression over the stress of husband Michael Douglas's battle against cancer."After dealing with the stress of the ... Read more...

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Damon, Douglas excited to lock lips


March 24th, 2011 - 1:47 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 24 (IANS) Actor Matt Damon has revealed he is looking forward to lock lips with Michael Douglas for their new movie.Damon will play Douglas' lover in a movie ... Read more...

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I am not greedy: Michael Douglas’ ex-wife on suing him for movie share


March 18th, 2011 - 5:26 pm ICT by ANI
London, Mar 18 (ANI): Actor Michael Douglas' ex-wife has insisted that she is not greedy after she sued him for a share of profits from his recent movie 'Wall Street: Money Never ... Read more...

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Oral sex bigger cause of throat cancer than tobacco


February 21st, 2011 - 4:16 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 21 (IANS) A virus spread during oral sex is the main cause of throat cancer in people under 50 years of age.Scientists say the human papilloma virus (HPV) spread during ... Read more...

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Oral sex, not tobacco is ‘main cause of throat cancer’


February 21st, 2011 - 11:53 am ICT by ANI
London, Feb 21 (ANI): Scientists have warned that a virus that spreads during oral sex is now the main cause of throat cancer in people under 50.They say the human papilloma virus ... Read more...

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For Jones, Douglas is the man


February 13th, 2011 - 4:13 am ICT by IANS
London, Feb 13 (IANS) Actress Catherine Zeta-Jones has revealed her husband Michael Douglas is the most important person in her life.Although the Hollywood couple have two children - Dylan, 10, and seven-year-old ... Read more...

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EVV Satyanarayana Passes Away Due To Massive Heart Attack


January 22nd, 2011 - 8:01 pm ICT by GD
By Madhuri Dey Jan 22, (THAINDIAN NEWS) With the sudden demise of noted Telugu filmmaker EVV Satyanarayana the entire Tollywood industry has been left in a shock. The ace filmmaker passed away at ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas In Deliberations To Pen An Autobiography Purportedly


January 17th, 2011 - 9:27 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
in 2010, is reportedly in discussions with an American publishing entity for penning an autobiography that will involve the dismantlement of the veil on his life. Douglas and his elegant ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas to write autobiography


January 17th, 2011 - 2:05 pm ICT by IANS
London, Jan 17 (IANS) After winning his battle with cancer, actor Michael Douglas is reportedly planning to pen an autobiography.The veteran, who recently revealed that he has beaten throat cancer, is in ... Read more...

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Christian Bale Wins Early Golden Globe for ‘Fighter’


January 17th, 2011 - 1:06 pm ICT by Angela Kaye Mason
Jan 17 (THAINDIAN NEWS) It was unusually warm early on in the evening last night during the 68th Annual Golden Globe Awards show, Christian Bale accepted an award for Best Supporting Actor ... Read more...

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Douglas honoured with Palm Springs icon award


January 16th, 2011 - 3:55 pm ICT by ANI
London, Jan 16 (ANI): Hollywood actor-director Michael Douglas was honoured with lifetime achievement award at the Palm Springs International Film Festival.It also marked his first public appearance since revealing he has beaten ... Read more...

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Michael Douglas Geared Up To Experience Piano Lessons For His Upcoming Film, ‘Liberace’


January 15th, 2011 - 12:49 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
Experienced and accomplished actor, Michael Douglas, who recently had to struggle against the terrible throat cancer, is geared up to embark on piano lessons for his character of a flashy ... Read more...

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Douglas can’t forgive doctors


January 13th, 2011 - 1:50 am ICT by IANS
New York, Jan 13 (IANS) "Basic Instinct" star Michael Douglas hasn't forgiven the doctors who failed to spot his throat cancer even though he is confident he has now beaten the potentially-fatal ... Read more...

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Tumour-free Michael Douglas ‘at risk for recurrence’


January 12th, 2011 - 3:09 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Jan 12 (ANI): Hollywood star Michael Douglas' tumour may have gone after months of radiation and chemotherapy for late-stage throat cancer, but he's still at risk for recurrence.Not a trace of ... Read more...

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