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World's heaviest woman's crowdfunding campaign manages to raise Rs 19 lakh so far

World's heaviest woman's crowdfunding campaign manages to raise Rs 19 lakh so far

World's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed's crowdfunding campaign, which was started by his family has managed to raise Rs 19 lakh so far.

World's heaviest woman loses 50 kilos in just 12 days

World's heaviest woman loses 50 kilos in just 12 days

Currently, she is on a strict diet and also undergoing 90-minute physiotherapy sessions. Her first surgery is less than two weeks away.

Doctors successfully removes 11.5 kg adrenal tumour from 55-year-old man in Delhi

Doctors successfully removes 11.5 kg adrenal tumour from 55-year-old man in Delhi

Doctors were successfully in removing a giant 11.5 kg adrenal tumour from a 55-year-old man, who had a body mass index (BMI) of 48 which is considered extremely obese and went for a weight-loss surgery.

Mumbai doctors help world's heaviest woman shed 30 kilos in less than a week

Mumbai doctors help world's heaviest woman shed 30 kilos in less than a week

She is scheduled to undergo the bariatric surgery at Saifee hospital which is located near Charni road railway station.

This 'special' surgery might prevent blindness - Read

This 'special' surgery might prevent blindness - Read

Gene editing tool CRISPR-Cas9 can be delivered directly into the eye to treat age-related macular degeneration (AMD), an advance that may pave way for a new therapy for non-hereditary degenerative diseases.

Delhi doctors lose license for six months after operating on patients wrong foot

Delhi doctors lose license for six months after operating on patients wrong foot

A report says that the doctors failed to exercise reasonable degree of skill, knowledge and care which are expected of an prudent doctor in treatment of patients.

Doctors strategise four-year plan to help world's heaviest woman trim down

Doctors strategise four-year plan to help world's heaviest woman trim down

As per reports, she has underwent a battery of tests already and over the next month, doctors will work on reducing water-retension issues using medicines and protein-rich diet.

Whopping Rs 83 lakh spent on transporting world's heaviest woman from her home to Mumbai hospital

Whopping Rs 83 lakh spent on transporting world's heaviest woman from her home to Mumbai hospital

The cost of moving her from her into a cargo plane, loading her onto a truck at Mumbai airport, and then taking a crane's help to bring her into a specialised room has come to Rs, 83 lakh, as per reports.

This is how world's heaviest people fared post weight loss surgery

This is how world's heaviest people fared post weight loss surgery

New Delhi: A 36-year old Egyptian woman Eman Ahmed, who is considered to be the heaviest woman in the world with 500 kg weight arrived with her sister Shaima Ahmed in Mumbai on Saturday.

World's heaviest woman weighing 500 kilograms lands in Mumbai for bariatric surgery

World's heaviest woman weighing 500 kilograms lands in Mumbai for bariatric surgery

36-year-old Eman, who is scheduled to undergo a bariatric surgery and subsequent treatment in Mumbai arrived with sister Shaimaa Ahmed.

World's heaviest woman weighing 500 kilograms to arrive in Mumbai for bariatric surgery

World's heaviest woman weighing 500 kilograms to arrive in Mumbai for bariatric surgery

500-kg Egyptian Eman Ahmed, who bears the tag of the world's heaviest woman will land in Mumbai on Saturday for a bariatric surgery.

Mumbai: 69-year-old woman weighing just 35 kg undergoes complex heart surgeries at Asian Heart Institute

Mumbai: 69-year-old woman weighing just 35 kg undergoes complex heart surgeries at Asian Heart Institute

A diagnosis by Panda revealed that Phatak's heart pumping was very weak, barely 20-25 per cent of normal; she had two major blockages in the heart, and narrowing of a heart valve.

Hyderabad: Leopard 'Preeti' undergoes surgery to remove 200 gram mammary tumour

Hyderabad: Leopard 'Preeti' undergoes surgery to remove 200 gram mammary tumour

As per reports, the 14-year-old female leopard named Preeti, who was born at the Nehru Zoological Park in Hyderabad, developed a mammary tumour two months ago. 

Doctors at Chennai's Stanley Medical College and Hospital remove live cockroach from woman's nostril

Doctors at Chennai's Stanley Medical College and Hospital remove live cockroach from woman's nostril

Doctors in the Ent department at Stanley Medical College Hospital in Channai have removed a live cockroach from woman's nasal cavity.

What an irony of fate? AIIMS gives surgery date in 2020 to woman fighting brain tumour

What an irony of fate? AIIMS gives surgery date in 2020 to woman fighting brain tumour

Her farmer son Gulab Thakur says: “Doctors at AIIMS have said a surgery is needed but given a date of February 20, 2020 citing unavailability of beds.

Intragastric balloons better option for overweight than surgery

Intragastric balloons better option for overweight than surgery

As surgery can be some times dangerous for weight reduction, intragastric ballooning is a better option, especially for those excessively overweight, doctors said on Friday.

Rare surgery enables bed-ridden lungs-spine cancer patient walk again

Rare surgery enables bed-ridden lungs-spine cancer patient walk again

When Jiwan Chandra, from Pithorgarh, Uttarakhand, was brought to the team of doctors, he had a spinal fracture and was practically bed-ridden due to severe pain.

Surgical procedure performed by Indian-origin UK doctor to be broadcast live on TV

Surgical procedure performed by Indian-origin UK doctor to be broadcast live on TV

The surgery will be performed by Dr Sunil Dolwani, at the Cardiff and Vale University hospital in the UK, who will give a running commentary on what viewers are seeing.