Lalu Yadav overwhelmed by people's 'love' during his illness

Former Bihar chief minister and RJD chief Lalu Prasad Yadav, who underwent three cardiac surgeries and was discharged from Mumbai Asian Heart Institute yesterday, thanked all his well-wishers and the doctors who treated him.

Robotic assisted surgery ushering in new era in heart surgery

Robot-Assisted surgery is ushering in a new era in heart surgery by offering patients better outcome and a greater quality of life, a senior surgeon in the Chennai-based Apollo Hospitals today said.

Now, treat your Achilles' heel with minor surgery

Scientists have revealed that a new minimally-invasive surgery to repair a torn Achilles tendon actually uses the damaged tissue to help repair the tear.

Manjhi meets Lalu in hospital, wishes early recovery

 Displaying bonhomie with new alliance partner, Bihar Chief Minister Jitan Ram Manjhi on Saturday flew to Mumbai and met RJD President Lalu Prasad in hospital.

I've considered using facelift: Alexa Chung
I've considered using facelift: Alexa Chung

Model Alexa Chung says she worries about her skin as she grows older and may consider anti-ageing surgery.

Cosmetic eyelid surgery technique may help cure migraine

Cosmetic eyelid surgery technique could provide significant relief from migraine, scientists say.

Anupam Kher recuperating after eye surgery

Veteran actor Anupam Kher is recovering from the minor surgery he underwent recently for the removal of a cyst in the upper eyelid.

Robot-assisted surgery controls prostate cancer

Robot-assisted surgery to remove cancerous prostate glands is effective in controlling the disease for as much as 10 years, says a study.

Kristen Johnston feels thankful every day, post lupus surgery

Emmy-winning actress Kristen Johnston, who is recovering from a lupus myelitis, feels grateful for each day that she spends and does not take anything for granted.

New regime for treatment of Graves` Eye Disease

No surgery or medication is required to treat Graves Eye Disease.
Graves` eye disease, also known as Graves` ophthalmopathy, could be present in about half of people who have Graves` disease.

People undergoing total knee replacements 4 times likelier to die than partial surgery counterparts

A new study has revealed that partial knee replacement surgery is safer than total knee replacement and people who undergo the latter are four times more likely to die in the first month after surgery.

Delhi: Gauze piece found in woman`s stomach 6 months after surgery

A large piece of gauze has been retrieved from a woman`s stomach six months after she underwent a cesarean section at a leading private hospital near here.

Shah Rukh Khan undergoes eye surgery, all’s well

Bollywood superstar Shah Rukh Khan underwent a minor eye surgery here, and he has joked that he can now "read even between the lines".

UK Indian-origin doctor cleared of female genital mutilation

A medical tribunal in Britain has cleared an Indian-origin doctor accused of intentionally performing surgery on a woman amounting to female genital mutilation (FGM), a criminal offence in the UK.

Weight loss surgery may help lower cancer risk amongst obese people

Researchers have said that weight loss surgery could also help reduce the risk of cancer to rates almost similar to those of people of normal weight.

`Injured` Prachi shows professionalism

Actress Prachi Desai put her professionalism on display when she decided to postpone a surgery and shot for an item song for `Ek Villain`.

Surgery on weekends, afternoons ups death risk: Study

In a first that shows cyclic influences on hospital mortality in patients after surgery, a new research says that the risk of death is the highest following surgery conducted on weekends, in the afternoon or in February.

Amit Sadh recovering, learns to walk again

Actor Amit Sadh, who underwent a foot surgery recently, says he is taking baby steps towards learning how to walk again.

Weight loss surgery linked to appetite, taste change

Gone through a weight-loss surgery recently? Expect changes in appetite and taste of food as a research says after gastric bypass surgery, patients frequently report sensory changes.