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  • Priyanka Vadra hospitalised for dengue

    26 August, 2017 2:17 AM 36

    Congress president Sonia Gandhi's daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra was admitted to Sir Ganga Ram hospital in Delhi, after being diagnosed with dengue. According to Dr DS Rana, Chairman (Board of Management) of the hospital, Priyanka was suffering from fever and was admitted in the hospital on August 23. "She has been diagnosed with dengue and is recovering

  • 40-year-old Bangladeshi woman has a leg that weighs 60 kg – Find out why!

    25 August, 2017 3:57 PM 40

    A 40-year-old mother of two from Bangladesh has a leg weighing around 60 kg due to suspected elephantiasis. New Delhi: A 40-year-old, mother of two from Bangladesh has a leg weighing around 60 kg due to suspected elephantiasis. According to a report in Daily Mail, Rezia Begum was suffering from this rare condition ever since the birth of her second daughter

  • Priyanka Gandhi down with dengue, hospitalised: Doctor

    25 August, 2017 10:57 AM 53

    New Delhi, Aug 25 (PTI) Congress President Sonia Gandhis daughter Priyanka Gandhi Vadra has been admitted to a private hospital here for treatment of dengue, a senior doctor said today. She was brought to the Sir Ganga Ram Hospital with fever and was admitted on August 23 under the care of Dr Arup Basu, senior consultant, department of chest medicines

  • Trying to Cut Back On Sugar? Avoid Caffeine Instead

    25 August, 2017 9:57 AM 32

    Experts suggest that coffee may momentarily affect our taste buds' ability to experience sweetness. Experts suggest that coffee may momentarily affect our taste buds' ability to experience sweetness and most may end up finding a perfectly sweet food item less sweet; this may make sweets consumption more desirable to satiate the palate. For the study

  • Safdarjung doctors call off strike after govt intervention

    25 August, 2017 6:02 AM 29

    Protest sparked by alleged assault of doctor by patient’s kin Resident doctors of Safdarjung Hospital on Thursday called off their strike over alleged assault of their colleague by a patient’s family. The move came after the hospital administration met Additional Health Secretary Sanjeeva Kumar and assured them of better safety. On Wednesday, around

  • Central govt hospitals report 47 swine flu deaths this year

    23 August, 2017 2:16 AM 52

    Swine flu has claimed 47 lives, including 22 from Delhi, in the four Central government hospitals of the Capital till date this year, officials said. These figures contradict Delhi government’s data compiled from all hospitals, including the four Central government hospitals in the city, which puts the toll due to the H1N1 virus in the city at five, two of which

  • More than 1,500 dengue cases reported in Peshawar – Daily Pakistan

    22 August, 2017 5:22 PM 41

    PESHAWAR – A total of 24 new cases have been reported in Peshawar in the last 24 hours, according to the office of deputy commissioner Peshawar. Around 1,547 dengue positive cases have been reported since June 1, the office revealed. Since June 1, about seven patients have passed away due to dengue, the data stated, while 560 patients were admitted in hospitals

  • Hyderabad: Gandhi Hospital under fire again

    21 August, 2017 6:47 PM 26

    Family members allege that the patient with foot injury was not allotted bed Hyderabad: The management of State-run Gandhi Hospital came under scrutiny on Monday with allegations that a diabetic patient who was struggling with a foot injury was not allotted a bed while undergoing treatment. While the family members alleging that the patient, Srinivas

  • Two more die: Swine Flu toll mounts to 16 in Odisha

    21 August, 2017 7:47 AM 55

    Bhubaneswar: The Swine Flu toll further mounts to 16 with two more deaths in the state on Sunday, while footprints of the flu has also been reported from 22 districts in Odisha. A 97-year-old man of Khurda and a three-year-old girl from Balasore died of the fever on Sunday. With the fresh deaths, swine flu toll in the State has gone up to 16 while the positive

  • Millennials aren’t searching for boobs on the internet—but your dad probably still is

    19 August, 2017 10:22 AM 35

    revealed that millennials are not as interested in boobs as older generations, at least not when it comes to searching for porn. Porn watchers between the ages of 18 to 24 are 19 percent less likely to search for boob-related content than those above 35. But before we declare a scourge on breasts, let’s put this whole “millennials hate tits” theory into perspective