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12 June, 2018 7:43 PM Seven-year-old girl gets new lease of life

Mother donates piece of liver to child suffering from rare condition A team of doctors at Manipal Hospitals performed a liver transplantation on a seven-year-old girl on Tuesday. Hospital spokespersons said that Ramya suffered from a rare condition known as ‘Budd-Chiari Syndrome’ and was brought to the hospital with liver failure. Earlier, she would 51

5 June, 2018 7:44 PM Three lives transformed in 18-hour transplant effort in Bengaluru

Three patients in a city hospital got a fresh lease of life when doctors performed a triple transplant of heart, liver and kidney simultaneously on Sunday night. The doctors of Manipal Hospitals on Old Airport Road took nearly 18 hours to complete the three procedures. The transplants were done all through the night. The donor of all three organs was a 32-year-old 24

14 May, 2018 6:53 AM This summer, try aloe vera to cool the body

An aloe vera plant hung over the door frame was a common sight in Indian households in the past. The practice exists even today, although most people have shifted the plant to pots. According to Chennai-based consultant dietician Dr Dharini Krishnan, aloe vera is “full of antioxidants.” It’s especially good for the summer, since this is the season when the body is prone 40

13 May, 2018 7:55 PM Organs of ‘brain dead’ man donated

Vital organs of Bhimireddy Somasekhara Reddy, a 19-year-old from Pittalavanipalem in Bapatla mandal, who was declared brain dead by doctors at Ramesh Hospitals, were shifted to various hospitals in Guntur and Chennai. Mr. Reddy met with a road accident on May 8, and was taken to the hospital in a serious condition. A medical team consisting of a cardiologist 37

13 April, 2018 2:00 PM 7 Foods With The Highest Iron Content Ever

Spinach may not give you the anchor-like strong arms like Popeye for fighting villains like Bluto. But there is one thing it surely can give you and that is iron. Iron is usually deemed as a metal which may not be relevant to your health. But iron is available in two forms; the metal form and the mineral form, and the latter is what you need. If we look at the functions 134

27 March, 2018 3:55 PM Brain dead student’s organs donated to five patients

The heart was airlifted to Chennai through a green corridor After doctors at Meenakshi Mission Hospital and Research Centre here declared a patient ‘brain dead,’ his family members agreed for the harvest of some of his vital organs which helped at least five patients get a new lease of life on Tuesday. A 23-year-old college student, Selvakumar of T. Kokkulam 10

23 March, 2018 5:54 AM PIO-led research team finds new anti-cancer protein

Shows that loss of protein LHPP promotes tumour growth and reduces the chance of survival of cancer patients. Led by an Indian-origin researcher, a team has discovered a new anti-cancer protein that not only prevents the uncontrolled proliferation of cancer cells in the liver, but also serves as a biomarker for the diagnosis and prognosis of liver cancer 70

20 March, 2018 12:08 AM VK Sasikala's Husband Natarajan Maruthappa Dies At 74 In Chennai

M Natarajan was admitted to Gleneagles Global Health City hospital last week and was in critical condition. Chennai: Jailed AIADMK chief VK Sasikala's husband M Natarajan has died at a hospital in Chennai after multiple organ failure. The 74-year-old was admitted to Gleneagles Global Health City hospital last week for chest infection and his condition 50

19 March, 2018 11:30 AM Sunil wishes 'good luck' to Kapil for new show

Mumbai: Comedian Sunil Grover wished luck to his former The Kapil Sharma Show co-star Kapil Sharma for his upcoming show despite the latter accusing him of lying. But Sunil maintains that he was not offered to be a part of Kapil's new show. Last year, Sunil walked out of The Kapil Sharma Show after Kapil allegedly verbally abused him and hit him with a shoe during 45

18 March, 2018 10:22 AM Sasikala’s husband hospitalised for chest infection; condition ‘critical’

Jailed AIADMK leader V.K. Sasikala’s husband M. Natarajan has been admitted to a hospital here with “severe” chest infection and his condition is said to be “critical”, an official said. The 74-year-old was admitted to Gleneagles Global hospital in the city. “Natarajan Maruthappa was admitted to the intensive care unit (ICU), Gleneagles Global (Hospital) 34