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girl becomes HIV+ post blood transfusion

Oneindia

girl becomes HIV+ post blood transfusion
Oneindia
Kozhikode, Mar 28: The father of an eight-year-old thalassaemia patient, who is believed to have become afflicted with HIV (Human immunodeficiency virus) through transfusion of infected blood at a government hospital in Kerala's Wayanad district, has ...
HIV-infected girl finally gets govt's attentionTimes of India
Kerala: 8-year-old girl tests HIV positive after blood transfusionIBNLive
"Minor girl tests HIV positive after blood transfusion"Press Trust of India
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Karunya fund scaling heights

Karunya fund scaling heights
The Hindu
The Karunya Benevolent Fund, the State government's flagship social welfare scheme, is all set to scale great heights with Finance Minister K.M. Mani announcing new plans for the programme that has entered its second year of operation. Mr. Mani, who was ...
Karunya: Rs 110 crore for 10307 patientsThe New Indian Express

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Hospital launches non-invasive technology to treat fibroids

The Hindu

Hospital launches non-invasive technology to treat fibroids
The Hindu
A non-invasive technology to treat uterine fibroids and adenomyosis – Magnet Resonance guided Focussed Ultrasound Technology (MRgFUS) – was launched at Womens Center here on Tuesday. Explaining the technology, Mirudhubashini Govindarajan, ...
Non-invasive method to treat uterine fibroidsHindu Business Line

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70-year-old Solapur man dies of H1N1

70-year-old Solapur man dies of H1N1
Times of India
PUNE: A 70-year-old man from Solapur district died of swine flu infection in a city hospital on Wednesday, taking the death toll to 12 since January. Nine of these deaths have occurred this month. "Suresh Bele of Sanjola village in Solapur district developed ...
Swine flu claims life of 70-yr-oldIndian Express

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What metal healers do

Times of India

What metal healers do
Times of India
With med directories spilling over with clinical psychologists, psychiatrists and counselling psychologists, who do you go to? TOI defines the role of mental healers. South Mumbai-based clinical psychologist Alina Philip is clear about one professional ...

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Way to predict date of woman's final menstrual period found

Way to predict date of woman's final menstrual period found
Daily News & Analysis
Researchers have suggested a way to predict when a woman will have her final menstrual period. The findings may help women and physicians gauge the onset of menopause-related bone loss, which usually begins a year prior to the last period.

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No room for treatment at KEM Hospital

No room for treatment at KEM Hospital
Times Now.tv
Salmaan Ahmed and his wife lost their 8-month-old child last year. The infant had a hole in his heart and was taken to Mumbai's KEM hospital, which is the only state run hospital in Mumbai with the expertise to conduct open heart surgeries. "Doctors just kept ...
'A new heart-lung machine will take at least 3 months'Mumbai Mirror
A ray of hopePune Mirror

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Tea, coffee, smoke flavourings linked to cancer gene

Times of India

Tea, coffee, smoke flavourings linked to cancer gene
Times of India
A study has found that tea, coffee and liquid smoke flavouring can activate a gene associated with cancer. Pairing food chemistry and cancer biology in a laboratory study, scientists at the Johns Hopkins University's Kimmel Cancer Centre tested the potentially ...

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Man attempts suicide, blames cops' 'torment'

Man attempts suicide, blames cops' 'torment'
The New Indian Express
A 28-year-old physically-challenged man who was allegedly being harassed by the Mahadevapura police attempted suicide on Tuesday night. The man, Moses Devaraj, is a resident of Kaverinagar and a member of a political party. Devaraj's brother, Shyam ...
Rowdy stages suicide bid to evade arrestTimes of India
Rowdy attempts suicideDeccan Herald

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MBBS topper plans research in oncology

The New Indian Express

MBBS topper plans research in oncology
The New Indian Express
Forty-three students received gold medals and awards at the 15th annual convocation of the Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences (RGUHS) held in the city on Monday. Dr Santhosh Narayanan of AJ Institute of Medical Sciences, Mangalore, who ...
This topper aims to make cancer treatment affordableTimes of India
Golden glory for M'lore boy at RGUHSDeccan Herald

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