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DMK chief Karunanidhi likely to be discharged from hospital today

DMK chief Karunanidhi likely to be discharged from hospital today

DMK president M Karunanidhi undergoing treatment at a hospital for breathing difficulty caused by lung and throat infection.

Former French president Jacques Chirac hospitalised with `lung infection`: Family

Former French president Jacques Chirac, 83, was admitted to hospital on Sunday with a lung infection, his son-in-law said.

Sharad Yadav undergoing treatment at AIIMS for lung infection

JD(U) president Sharad Yadav is undergoing treatment at AIIMS for lung infection.

France`s Yannick Agnel pulls out of world championships

Olympic and world 200m freestyle champion Yannick Agnel has pulled out of swimming`s world championships in Russia with a lung infection, his agent announced on Monday.

Novel imaging to identify if TB drugs are working

Tuberculosis patients who are not cured of the infection can develop multi-drug resistant TB and have to take as many as six drugs for two years.

Veteran Bollywood actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar dies at 64

Marathi and Bollywood actor Sadashiv Amrapurkar passed away at suburban Kokilaben Dhirubhai Ambani hospital on 2.45 am Monday morning after battling with lung infection for over a fortnight.

Saudi health minister sacks deputy as MERS toll rises

Saudi Arabia`s health minister has sacked one of his deputies as the death toll by the Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS)coronavirus reached 190, the ministry said on Twitter on today.

Increasing air pollution causing respiratory ailments

Air pollution has become a big menace and poses a serious threat to people`s health. The ever soaring levels of air pollution have led to an increase in reports of respiratory problems in metropolitan cities like Delhi.

Schumacher has beaten lung infection: Report

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher, lying in a coma in a French hospital since a December skiing accident, has overcome a lung infection, German daily Bild reported Friday.

Comatose Schumacher hit by lung infection: Report

Formula One legend Michael Schumacher, who is still lying in a coma in a French hospital, has contracted a lung infection, the German newspaper Bild reported Wednesday.

Bird flu strain infects human for 1st time

A bird flu strain that scientists believed could not infect humans has shown up in a Taiwanese woman.

Dishwashers can cause lung infections

A dishwasher can be a hotspot for harbouring harmful fungi like black yeasts, which can cause lung infections, according to a research.

Nelson Mandela remains on kidney dialysis but stable

South African anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela is reportedly undergoing kidney dialysis for recurring lung infection in a Pretoria hospital.

Mandela is showing improvement, says ex-wife

South Africa`s ailing anti-apartheid icon Nelson Mandela is showing "great improvement", his former wife said on Friday as his countrymen continued to pray for the speedy recovery of the 94-year-old former president.

Nelson Mandela still critical, family discusses `delicate matters`

Mandela, South Africa`s first black president, was admitted to hospital in Pretoria on June 8 for the third time this year, with a recurring lung infection.

Mandela`s condition still serious but stable

Anti-apartheid icon and South Africa`s first black president Nelson Mandela remains in a serious but stable condition in hospital, the Presidency said.

Nelson Mandela`s unresponsiveness prolongs

South Africa`s first black President, Nelson Mandela has been unresponsive for days and his family is now reportedly discussing to quit treatment.

Mandela`s wife thanks people for comfort, hope

As former South African president Nelson Mandela spends tenth day in the hospital, wife Graca Machel thanked the people from the country and across the world for the messages of comfort and hope.

Mandela spends 10th day in hospital

Ailing Nelson Mandela`s wife today thanked people from across the world for their love that helped lighten the "burden of anxiety", as the 94-year-old anti-apartheid icon spent his tenth day in hospital.

Nelson Mandela `serious`; Jacob Zuma says `all are praying`

The South African police tightened security at the Pretoria hospital where Nelson Mandela was spending his fourth day in intensive care.