Jolie unknowingly wrote her breast cancer story 14 years before surgery
Jolie unknowingly wrote her breast cancer story 14 years before surgery

 Angelina Jolie had unknowingly foretold her future in 1999, which was 14 years before her own surgery, when she wrote a story portraying a girl who opts for a double mastectomy because her mother was dying of breast cancer, it has been revealed.

Woman dies days after sterilisation surgery in UP

A 32-year-old woman, who had undergone a surgery at a sterilisation camp earlier this week, died on Saturday at a private hospital here, triggering protest by her family members, district officials said.

Newcastle`s Massadio Haidara to miss rest of season
Newcastle`s Massadio Haidara to miss rest of season

Newcastle defender Massadio Haidara underwent surgery on his right knee in Lyon and will be ruled out until the end of the season, a medical source said on Friday.

Belgium defender Thomas Vermaelen back in training with Barcelona
Belgium defender Thomas Vermaelen back in training with Barcelona

Barcelona defender Thomas Vermaelen has trained with his team mates for the first time since surgery on a hamstring injury, the La Liga leaders said on Wednesday.

Doctors at Delhi hospital recreate breast using fat from thigh

In what was termed a "breakthrough" surgery, doctors at a city hospital used body fat from the thigh to help recreate the natural breast of a woman who was diagnosed with a condition called 'Poland syndrome'.

Rare spine surgery in Tezpur Medical College

A rare spine surgery for fractured backbone was performed successfully for the first time in the Assam government's newly-established Tezpur Medical College and Hospital, doctors said here.

World's first successful penis transplant performed in South Africa

South African doctors announced on Friday that they had performed the world's first successful penis transplant, three months after the ground-breaking operation.

Eye institute does rare surgery for Glaucoma

A leading eye institute Thursday claimed to have created history by being the first in East India to perform Viscocanalostomy, a type of non-penetrating glaucoma filtration surgery.

ICC World Cup: Lasith Malinga feels rhythm, not blues after surgery
ICC World Cup: Lasith Malinga feels rhythm, not blues after surgery

Sri Lanka paceman Lasith Malinga believes his bowling rhythm is returning at the World Cup after undergoing ankle surgery in September.

Laura Robson set for Miami return after long absence
Laura Robson set for Miami return after long absence

Former British number one Laura Robson is set to return to action following a long injury absence after being given a wildcard for the WTA Miami Open later this month.

Chris Gayle hints at Test cricket retirement
Chris Gayle hints at Test cricket retirement

Swashbuckling opener Chris Gayle hinted an early retirement from the Test cricket to prolong his playing career. The West Indian cricketer had previously expressed his fight with a fragile back.

Singapore PM back at work after surgery

Singapore's Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong was back at work on Tuesday after undergoing a successful surgery to remove his prostate gland.

Singapore PM back to work after prostate cancer surgery

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong is back at work after undergoing a successful surgery for prostate cancer two weeks ago.

Singapore PM recovering well after prostate cancer surgery

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong, who underwent a successful surgery for prostate cancer two weeks ago, is recovering well, Emeritus Senior Minister Goh Chok Tong has said.

NBA: Rose undergoes knee surgery, out four to six weeks
NBA: Rose undergoes knee surgery, out four to six weeks

Former NBA Most Valuable Player Derrick Rose underwent successful right knee surgery Friday and should return to the Chicago Bulls in four to six weeks, general manager Gar Forman said.

US: Conjoined twins successfully separated in surgery

Texas conjoined twins have been separated in a surgery that’s never been successful before.

Tiger Woods withdraws from next week's Honda Classic
Tiger Woods withdraws from next week's Honda Classic

Tiger Woods will not be competing in next week`s Honda Classic at Palm Beach Gardens in Florida, tournament organisers said on Thursday.

Singapore PM Lee has successful operation for cancer

Singapore Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong has successfully undergone surgery for prostate cancer and is expected to make a full recovery, his office said on Monday.

England prop David Wilson set for neck surgery
England prop David Wilson set for neck surgery

England prop David Wilson requires surgery on a neck injury which will rule him out of the rest of the Six Nations championship, coach Stuart Lancaster announced on Thursday.

Cancer surgery has left Jeffrey Archer 'impotent'

 Jeffrey Archer has revealed that his sex life was ruined post his prostate cancer surgery.