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Married at 18, an accident crippled me: This Baloch girl’s message is life

“I started to question my existence in the world. Why am I even alive,” Muniba Mazari said.

Oct 22, 2017, 14:26 PM IST

Major tragedy averted as rail fracture discovered near Unnao

A major tragedy was averted on Thursday when a major crack in the railway track was discovered near Unnao by the villagers, following which the railway authorities were informed.

Aug 03, 2017, 12:48 PM IST

Rajnath Singh suffers leg fracture

The BJP leader was taken to the AIIMS where his leg was plastered, he said.

Jun 18, 2017, 18:01 PM IST

Attention, female runners! Shrinking too much raises chances of stress fracture

The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Centre study found that female runners who have a body mass index (BMI) of less than 19 are at a higher risk of developing stress fractures than women with a BMI of 19 or higher.

Jun 15, 2017, 13:39 PM IST

World Osteoporosis Day: Things that can weaken your bones!

As women reach menopause their vulnerabilities to osteoporosis go up due to the sudden decrease in levels of oestrogen - a female hormone that protects bones - during this time.

Oct 20, 2016, 13:09 PM IST

Kamal Haasan undergoing treatment for fractured leg

Actor-filmmaker Kamal Haasan, who was hospitalised after suffering an injury here on Thursday, will continue to undergo treatment in the hospital for two more days, a source said.

Jul 15, 2016, 15:41 PM IST

Amphibian-inspired drug can boost bone healing

A new drug, inspired by amphibians like salamanders, is being developed to help bones heal faster and better in older people suffering a fracture.

Nov 22, 2015, 12:11 PM IST

Global fracture burden set to double by 2040

By 2040, more than 300 million people will be at high risk of fracture -- double the numbers considered at high risk today -- placing a serious burden on healthcare systems, especially in Asia, new research estimates.

Sep 16, 2015, 16:41 PM IST

Gene responsible for fracture risk identified

An international team of researchers has identified a gene responsible for bone mineral density and fracture risk.

Sep 15, 2015, 12:08 PM IST

Hairline fracture for Arsenal`s Jack Wilshere

Arsenal midfielder Jack Wilshere will be sidelined for several weeks after manager Arsene Wenger revealed on Thursday that he has sustained a hairline fracture of his left leg.

Aug 06, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

How smoking weed may heal broken bone

Suffered a fracture? Smoke up some marijuana as a study has revealed that one of the components of marijuana significantly helps heal bone fractures.

Jul 24, 2015, 19:35 PM IST

IPL 2015: Corey Anderson joins Aaron Finch in Mumbai Indians' injury list

New Zealand all-rounder Corey Anderson joins Aaron Finch in the injury list of fledging Mumbai Indians squad. The 24-year-old star will head home after being ruled out of the 2015 edition of Indian Premier League due to a minor finger fracture.

Apr 23, 2015, 11:37 AM IST

No fracture for Man City`s David Silva

Manchester City playmaker David Silva has not suffered any fractures despite appearing to have sustained a serious injury last weekend, the English champions said Monday.

Apr 20, 2015, 18:24 PM IST

Sri Lanka opener Dimuth Karunaratne ruled out of World Cup

Sri Lanka batsman Dimuth Karunaratne was on Thursday ruled out of the remainder of the cricket World Cup after suffering an injury to his little finger during the team's practice session ahead of Sunday's crucial tie against Australia.

Mar 05, 2015, 19:02 PM IST

England's Gary Ballance fractures finger

England batsman Gary Ballance could miss the rest of the Tri-Series against Australia and India after fracturing a finger but will be fit for next month`s World Cup, the England and Wales Cricket Board said on Saturday.

Jan 17, 2015, 17:08 PM IST

Argentine NBA star Emanuel Ginobili not thinking of retiring

Star Argentinean basketball player Emanuel Ginobili Wednesday said he'll make no decision about retiring from the National Basketball Association (NBA) until the end of the playing season.

Dec 31, 2014, 19:02 PM IST

West Indies lose Assad Fudadin for South Africa series

West Indies batsman Assad Fudadin has been ruled out of the three-test tour of South Africa after fracturing a finger in fielding practice on Wednesday.

Dec 18, 2014, 21:38 PM IST

Sharad Pawar undergoes surgery in Mumbai

NCP chief and former Union minister Sharad Pawar underwent a surgery at a private hospital here on Friday after he sustained a leg injury from a fall at his Delhi residence three days ago.

Dec 05, 2014, 13:02 PM IST

Men twice as likely as women to die after hip fracture

Men are the "weaker sex" in terms of death and disability caused by osteoporosis as their bone health is simply being ignored by the healthcare systems, shows a study.

Oct 09, 2014, 15:26 PM IST

Rohit Sharma will not play Champions League T20: John Wright

Defending champions Mumbai Indians head coach John Wright today said that skipper Rohit Sharma will not play in the Champions League T20 tournament.

Sep 10, 2014, 17:38 PM IST