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New approach for treating urinary tract infections


August 17th, 2012 - 4:20 pm ICT by IANS
Bern, Aug 17 (IANS) Scientists have worked out an effective new approach to treat urinary tract infections (UTIs) by dumping antibiotics.It involves so-called FimH antagonists, which are non-antibiotic compounds and ... Read more...

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Mumbai’s Kokilaben hospital unveils robotic arm for surgeries (Lead) (With Image)


June 10th, 2012 - 5:59 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) The Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani Hospital and Medical Research Institute here set another benchmark in advanced medicare by introducing da Vinci robotic surgery Sunday.Inaugurated by an eminent ... Read more...

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Kokilaben hospital in Mumbai gets robotic arm for surgeries


June 10th, 2012 - 2:19 pm ICT by IANS
Mumbai, June 10 (IANS) Advanced medical techniques took a great leap forward in India with the arrival of a robotic arm for assisting in surgeries at the prestigious Kokilaben Dhirubhai ... Read more...

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Lalu Prasad hospitalised


March 22nd, 2012 - 8:11 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, March 22 (IANS) Rashtriya Janata Dal (RJD) chief and former Bihar chief minister Lalu Prasad was admitted to the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) here Thursday ... Read more...

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Cricket ball-size stone removed from man’s bladder (With Images)


February 22nd, 2012 - 9:43 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, Feb 22 (IANS) A stone of the size of a cricket ball was removed from the bladder of a 52-year-old man in a rare operation for which he ... Read more...

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Scientists stumble upon ’stop cancer’ gene


November 16th, 2011 - 1:58 pm ICT by IANS
Sydney, Nov 16 (IANS) Scientists have stumbled upon a gene that halts a common form of skin cancer, potentially opening the way to better treatment in future.Stepen Jane, professor of ... Read more...

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Laser technology treats man with enlarged prostate


June 15th, 2011 - 9:01 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, June 15 (IANS) In a life saving procedure using the latest laser technology, a team of doctors here treated a 75-year-old patient whose prostate gland had enlarged 23 ... Read more...

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MIM leader Akbar Owaisi stable


May 2nd, 2011 - 2:45 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 2 (IANS) The condition of Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader Akbaruddin Owaisi is stable, doctors said Monday, two days after he was stabbed and shot at by rivals.According to ... Read more...

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MIM leader Akbar Owaisi’s condition still critical (Lead)


May 1st, 2011 - 6:53 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 1 (IANS) Andhra Pradesh legislator and Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader Akbaruddin Owaisi was out of danger but his condition remained critical Sunday, a day after he was stabbed ... Read more...

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MIM leader Akbar Owaisi remains critical


May 1st, 2011 - 1:46 pm ICT by IANS
Hyderabad, May 1 (IANS) The condition of Andhra Pradesh legislator and Majlis-e-Ittehadul Muslimeen (MIM) leader Akbaruddin Owaisi remained critical Sunday, a day after he was stabbed and shot at by ... Read more...

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Processed Red Meat Can Be Linked To Bladder Cancer


August 23rd, 2010 - 7:45 pm ICT by Pen Men At Work
August 23, 2010 (Pen Men at Work): Consumption of red meat is fraught with risks. It can eventually lead to cancer! The link of red meat & cancer has ... Read more...

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High fat diet, tobacco are cancer triggers


August 5th, 2010 - 4:12 pm ICT by IANS
By Ranjana Narayan New Delhi, Aug 5 (IANS) About 10 million people are diagnosed with cancer every year worldwide, with one-third the cases related to tobacco use, one-third to diet, another large percentage ... Read more...

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AIIMS robot performs rare cancer surgery


April 19th, 2010 - 7:23 pm ICT by IANS
New Delhi, April 19 (IANS) In a rare cancer surgery, doctors at the All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS) removed seven body parts, including urinary bladder and ovaries, from a 50-year-old ... Read more...

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Scientists reveal secret disposal system of frogs


January 6th, 2010 - 3:53 pm ICT by ANI
London, January 6 (ANI): Scientists have discovered that frogs can absorb foreign objects from their body cavities into their bladders and excrete them through urination, thus revealing the secret disposal system of ... Read more...

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Indian doctors remove basketball-sized kidney from man


April 26th, 2009 - 12:40 pm ICT by IANS
By Kavita Bajeli-Datt New Delhi, April 26 (IANS) Imagine a kidney the size of a basketball. That's what doctors at a Delhi hospital discovered after a 48-year-old man came for a medical checkup ... Read more...

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Prostrate is the cradle of the male ”G-spot”


November 7th, 2008 - 2:51 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Nov 7 (ANI): It''s not just women who are lucky enough to have the ''fabled'' G spot, the route to sexual satisfaction, for men too are gifted with the ''pleasure ... Read more...

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Sour milk and yogurt may cut bladder cancer risk


October 29th, 2008 - 1:49 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Oct 29 (ANI): Intake of milk and other dairy foods can help potentially reduce the risk of bladder cancer, according to a new study.To reach the conclusion, Dr. Susanna Larsson ... Read more...

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