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Nigerian’s rare brain disorder corrected by Delhi hospital

New Delhi: Michael, a 23-year-old from Nigeria, had always dreamt of becoming a drummer. His dreams seemed shattered when he learned that he was suffering from a rare disease, which was pushing his brain against his eye, making it bulge outwards.

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More Indians falling pray to Alzheimer’s disease

New Delhi: With an increasing elderly population falling prey to it, Alzheimer’s disease, a kind of dementia, stands as one of the biggest health threats in India, say doctors.

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Chronic kidney disease rising in India: Doctors

New Delhi: Minimal physical activity, unhealthy diet, smoking and drinking are some of the reasons that are resulting in an increased number of chronic kidney diseases – especially among women – in both rural and urban India.

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Now, skill development lab for surgeons in India

New Delhi: Surgeons in the country can now sharpen their skills and practise even after completing their masters in surgery (MS) as a national-level body — College of Surgeons of India (CSI) — will be inaugurated on Wednesday.

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