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Medical Doctors perform 7-hour-long surgery; successfully remove the largest tumor
Author: 0 Doctors perform 7-hour-long surgery; successfully remove the largest tumor

Doctors at Mumbai's BYL Nair hospital where he was treated said the tumour was so large "it appeared as if he had two heads mounted on top of each other". In addition, around 10% of the growth was inside Pal's skull. "Before the surgery, he had minimal vision, which may improve now", Nadkarni said. "The patient needed 11 units of blood and was kept on ventilator three days after the surgery", said Nadakarni.

Medical 3rd NJ child dies, nasal spray back on the table
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In the midst of this bad flu season, it doesn't feel too early to start prepping for the next one. "In the past, the vaccine didn't perform as it had promised to avoid influenza". But committee panel members noted there's still not good proof that FluMist works well against the swine flu bug. Though the viruses in FluMist are live, they have been weakened (attenuated, in medical terms) and work by stimulating the immune system.

Medical Delhi Chief Secretary Assault: Centre seeks report
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Jarwal was arrested by Delhi police on late Tuesday night. Delhi's Chief Secretary, Anshu Prakash , says that there was a meeting held to discuss the difficulty in releasing specific advertisement regarding the three-year completion of AAP government in Delhi.

Medical Virat Kohli is missing his wife Anushka Sharma
Author: 0 Virat Kohli is missing his wife Anushka Sharma

Their unannounced wedding was indeed talk of the town for couple of months. Post the honeymoon, the newlyweds got back to work life and have been busy since then. Awww! Indeed Virat is such a sweetheart! In the handsome picture, shared from Kohli's account, he is seen in a tight hug with Anushka. The background of their hug is a sweet portrait of a girl and boy wrapped in arms.

Medical Caught on cam: Congress leader sprinkles petrol in Bengaluru office
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The official had reportedly refused to provide a fake land document as per his demands. Raising the issue, opposition leader, JagadishShettar said Congress workers were creating a fear psychosis among people. Speaking to the media, Chief Minister Siddaramaiah said that Naranaswamy must be arrested. INC Karnataka your party leader in K R Puram throwing Petrol inside Government office to put fire, for not supporting illegal khata.

Medical Heavy Drinking May Be Linked With An Increased Risk Of Developing Dementia
Author: 0 Heavy Drinking May Be Linked With An Increased Risk Of Developing Dementia

Rehm noted alcohol use disorders shorten life expectancy by more than 20 years, and the authors wrote in the study that "alcohol use disorders should be recognized as a major risk factor for all types of dementia". They also suggest that screening, brief interventions for heavy drinking, and treatment for alcohol use disorders now be implemented in France to reduce the alcohol-related burden of dementia.

Medical Democrat Takes Kentucky House Seat in District Trump Won by 49 Points
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Belcher won with 68.4 percent of the unofficial vote. Johnson had suggested Belcher was involved with liberal organizations to destroy her husband, a charge Belcher denies. Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker has made a decision to leave a number of formerly GOP-held seats vacant rather than schedule special elections his party might lose, national Republicans are pushing the panic button on an upcoming special House election in Pennsylvania, and GOP leadership is letting scandal-plagued Rep.

Medical #DayZero: Cape Town buys one more month
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Neilson also attributed the push back to a "further reduction" in the city's weekly water consumption rate, which now stands at around 520-million litres per day. "We can not afford to slow down when the estimated "Day Zero" date moves out, simply because we can not accurately predict the volume of rainfall still to come".

Medical Drinking alcohol key to living past 90, says study
Author: 0 Drinking alcohol key to living past 90, says study

Drinking too much beer and wine will certainly have negative side effects, but for people with ages of over 90 years old, modest drinking of alcohol surprisingly contributed to a longer life. Coffee drinkers (two cups a day) cut their risk of early death by 10 percent. She said 40 percent of people aged 90 and older suffer from dementia and nearly 80 percent are disabled.

Medical Yobe attack: 'Many girls are missing' - Escapee schoolgirl
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It could be recalled that Dapchi is 100 kilometers north of Damaturu, the state capital, and it remains one of major towns that has not recorded an attack from the boko haram terrorists since the beginning of the boko haram insurgency in the north east region.

Medical Live cricket score, New Zealand vs Australia, T20 tri-series final
Author: 0 Live cricket score, New Zealand vs Australia, T20 tri-series final

Despite concerns over the size of the Eden Park, Williamson agreed with New Zealand coach Mike Hesson that the ground is a "great cricket venue". Australia had pulled off the highest run chase in T20 worldwide cricket history when they chased down the target of 244 set by the New Zealand cricket team with seven balls to spare in a tri-series T20 match in the same venue last week.

Medical Hadiya Tells Supreme Court
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On November 27 a year ago, the apex court had freed Hadiya from her parents' custody and sent her to college to pursue her studies, even as she had pleaded that she should be allowed to go with her husband. I want to go with my husband. "I most humbly pray that my entire liberty may kindly be restored to me", she added. I could not go home even after completion of my studies in Islam only because my parents were insisting me to return to home by giving up my belief in Islam.

Medical Televised gay kiss lights up Olympics
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Back in 2014, Kenworthy had wanted to plant one on Wilkas after winning silver at the Sochi Games, but decided against it as he had not yet come out. The kiss was as sweet and innocent as "Lady and the Tramp", rather than the sea-soaked, hot-and-foamy lip lock by Deborah Kerr and Burt Lancaster in "From Here to Eternity".

Medical Which diet will work for you:Low-carb or low-fat?
Author: 0 Which diet will work for you:Low-carb or low-fat?

Christopher Gardner , a professor of medicine at Stanford University, says that every individual's body is unique, and we're only beginning to understand the reasons for this diversity. Dr Gardener's study also found that a person's genetics or insulin metabolism is not necessarily a discriminating factor when it comes to a diet's effectiveness, despite the advent and popularity of DNA diets in the weight loss industry now.

Medical CDC reports kratom-related salmonella outbreak in Kansas
Author: 0 CDC reports kratom-related salmonella outbreak in Kansas

At least 11 people have been hospitalized for severe infections after being sickened by the plant product. The American Kratom Association, which promotes access to the herb, is launching an online campaign this week, using the slogan #IamKratom, to increase support.

Medical South Korea's Ko leads Australian Open by two shots
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Jin Young Ko of South Korea was in control of the LGPA Tour event at Kooyonga Golf Club in Adelaide . Lydia Ko has had a disappointing start to her 2018 season, finishing tied for 19th after an inconsistent final round at the Women's Australian Open in Adelaide .

Medical Rotomac loan case: CBI files FIR against promoter Kothari
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When asked about the loan amount, Gupta said, "The loan is of Rs. 352 crore, which will be recovered through attached properties". Central Vigilance Commissioner K V Chowdary also swung into action, meeting officials of Punjab National Bank and Finance Ministry in connection with the Rs 11,400 crore fraud case.

Medical World Health Organization reports 400% increase in measles cases in 2017
Author: 0 World Health Organization reports 400% increase in measles cases in 2017

But 2017 had more than doubled that number. "The main reason why you might see an increase in cases would be due the fall off in immunisation levels and we never got back to the full level that we need, the high percentage uptake for there to be high immunity", said Dr Padraig McGarry, chairman of the Irish Medical Organisation's GP committee.

Medical 24 flu-related hospitalizations reported in LeFlore County
Author: 0 24 flu-related hospitalizations reported in LeFlore County

The 2017-2018 flu season has been marked by the unusual occurrence of the flu having a significant impact in all parts of the continental United States. Across the USA, the number of people testing positive for the most prevalent flu strain, Flu A, peaked weeks ago and continues to see a rapid decline.