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.

Govt hospital found locked, staff absent in UP

Muzaffarnagar: A government primary health centre was found locked and its staff members, including the doctor, absent during a surprise check by the Chief Medical Officer at Tissa in the district.

Indian-origin doctor summoned over gender-based abortion in UK

 In a first-of-its-kind case, an Indian-origin lady doctor in the UK, who was caught on camera agreeing to carry out an abortion based on the sex of the unborn baby, has been ordered to appear in court.

What to discuss when death is near

 A study has identified the top five things doctors should discuss with hospitalised patients and their families as they near the end of their lives.

Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson`s link
Muhammad Ali doctor queries Parkinson`s link

Muhammad Ali`s doctor has said he cannot be certain that the boxing great`s remarkable career in the ring contributed to the former world heavyweight champion suffering from Parkinson`s Disease.

New York doctor with Ebola improves, nurse reunited with dog

  A New York doctor with Ebola, whose case triggered a national debate over mandatory quarantines for health workers returning from West Africa, was upgraded to stable condition on Saturday after nine days of treatment.

Triple murder at doctor's house in Odisha

An unidentified man Tuesday allegedly hacked three persons to death, including a doctor, at Khandagiri Vihar here on the outskirts of the city, police said.

Doctor exposed to Ebola treated in US

An American doctor who was exposed to the Ebola virus in Sierra Leone was admitted Sunday to a clinic of the National Institutes of Health outside Washington.

Doctors not responsible if sterilisation fails, says Delhi HC

Doctors are not liable to be punished for medical negligence if the sterilisation procedure fails and someone conceives a child, the Delhi High Court has ruled.

Joan Rivers' doctor denies taking selfie during procedure
Joan Rivers' doctor denies taking selfie during procedure


Los Angeles: Joan Rivers' personal doctor, Gwen Korovin has denied that she took a selfie when the late comedienne was under anaesthesia in the procedure room.

Joan Rivers' doctor clicked 'selfie' while she was out cold
Joan Rivers' doctor clicked 'selfie' while she was out cold


Washington: Joan Rivers personal doctor had reportedly clicked a selfie while the comedienne was under anesthesia.

Fourth Sierra Leonean doctor infected with Ebola

Another doctor from Sierra Leone has tested positive for Ebola, and an official said Thursday that she would be evacuated abroad for medical treatment.

Police create 'green corridor' to transport heart to save patient

In a heart-warming action, city traffic police today created a "green corridor" to facilitate unhindered transport of a donor's heart from a hospital here to the airport to be transplated on a patient at Chennai.

WHO staffer with Ebola taken to Germany for treatment

A World Health Organization (WHO) employee who has contracted Ebola arrived in Germany Wednesday, the first patient with the virus to be treated in the country, officials said.

Doctor commits suicide in Lucknow

A retired government doctor allegedly committed suicide by hanging himself in Indira Nagar locality here, police said on Monday.

US doctor infected with ebola in Liberia outbreak

An American doctor battling West Africa`s Ebola epidemic has himself fallen sick with the disease in Liberia, his aid agency said.

India-born doctor wins battle against deportation

An India-born doctor in Australia, convicted of sexually assaulting a patient, Friday won a court battle to overturn a ministerial decision to deport him.

Vizag doctor sent to jail in kidney sale case

The director of a private hospital in Vishakhapatnam, arrested in an alleged kidney sale case, was brought here and sent to jail for two weeks by a local court today.