Doctor carries out sterilisation surgery on 27 women in one hour

A doctor allegedly carried out sterilization surgeries on 27 women in an hour at a primary health centre here recently without proper arrangements in place, prompting the district authorities to order a probe.

Bal Thackeray was on medication since 2007: Doctor tells HC

Shiv Sena founder Bal Thackeray was on medication, including steroids, for lung and heart ailments since November-December 2007, said Dr Jaleel Parkar, who treated him, before the Bombay High Court on Friday.

Mila Kunis wants her daughter to be a doctor
Mila Kunis wants her daughter to be a doctor

New mother Mila Kunis hopes her baby daughter Wyatt will grow up to become a doctor or a lawyer.

Case against doctor for beating up women health workers

 A doctor at a community health centre in Odisha's Rayagada district was today accused of beating up and misbehaving with six women health workers.

Negative doctor-patient talks can worsen symptoms

Doctors who unintentionally tell patients that they do not believe or understand them could actually worsen their symptoms, a small yet significant study suggests.

Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Key witness to depose today
Salman Khan hit-and-run case: Key witness to depose today

A key witness is likely to depose in court today in relation to the 2002 hit-and-run case involving Bollywood actor Salman Khan. The witness identified as a former JJ Hospital doctor, had taken the actor's blood sample for alcohol testing.

Doctor critically injured in Boston hospital shooting

A doctor was critically injured when a man opened fire on Tuesday at a hospital in Boston, police in the US city said, adding the suspected shooter then killed himself.

Women sterilised under torchlight: doctor's suspension sought

 The authorities have recommended suspension of a doctor who is in-charge of a community health sub-centre in Chatra district where about 40 women were operated upon at a sterilisation camp allegedly under torchlight last week.

Argentina jails doctor, midwife for military-era kidnaps

A court in Argentina on Monday convicted and sentenced a doctor and midwife for their roles in abducting newborns from women during the 1976-1983 military dictatorship.

Infection alert in Delhi due to cold

Cold conditions prevailed and infection alert has been announced by doctors in the national capital.

Sierra Leone's leading doctor dies of Ebola

Sierra Leone`s leading doctor died of Ebola on Thursday, hours after the arrival in the country of an experimental drug that could have been used to treat him, the chief medical officer said.

Doctor suspended for performing surgeries in drunken state

 A gynaecologist in government hospital who allegedly performed family planning surgeries at a camp in Mandi district in a drunken state has been placed under suspension, the state Assembly was told on Thursday.

10th Sierra Leonean doctor dies from Ebola

Another Sierra Leonean doctor has died from Ebola, the 10th to succumb to the disease, a health official said today.

Haryana govt suspends a doctor for reporting late for work

A doctor of a government hospital at Panipat was on Wednesday suspended by Haryana government for allegedly "reaching late" at work due to which a patient died in the hospital.

11th Sierra Leonean doctor infected with Ebola

Another Sierra Leonean doctor has become infected with Ebola, an official said on Wednesday, as the country lags behind in its efforts to contain the deadly disease.

Is Susan Boyle dating American doctor?
Is Susan Boyle dating American doctor?

Singer Susan Boyle is reportedly dating an American doctor.

Italian doctor with Ebola in isolation at Rome hospital

 A doctor who has become the first Italian to contract Ebola arrived in Rome Tuesday from Sierra Leone for specialist treatment in an infectious diseases hospital.

Ebola-infected Sierra Leone doctor 'extremely ill' in US

A doctor said to be "extremely ill" after being infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone was being treated in the United States today, while the world's most powerful economies vowed to "extinguish" the deadly epidemic.

Ebola-infected Sierra Leone doctor gets treated in US

 A doctor infected with Ebola in Sierra Leone began receiving treatment Saturday in the United States, as the world`s most powerful economies vowed to "extinguish" a deadly epidemic of the disease.

Chhattisgarh doctor held for sterilisation deaths

The doctor who conducted sterilisation surgeries on 83 women at government organised camp held at Nemichand Jain Cancer and Research Centre at Pendari village in Takhatpur, Chhattisgrah has been taken into police custody.