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Eman Ahmed, once dubbed as world's heaviest woman, passes away

Eman Ahmed, who underwent a number of weight-loss surgeries in a Mumbai hospital earlier this year, passed away in Abu Dhabi early Monday. She was 37.

Sep 25, 2017, 13:29 PM IST

Abu Dhabi hospital confirms Eman Ahmed's weight loss, says she's 65 kilos lighter!

While she still has a long way to go, doctors are extremely hopeful that she will make a complete recovery.

Jul 25, 2017, 15:51 PM IST

Eman Ahmed, once world's heaviest woman, eats food by herself for first time in 25 years

The other good news is that Eman is taking currently and for the last two days, half of her meal by herself.

May 29, 2017, 12:01 PM IST

Eman Ahmed will not undergo weight loss surgery for now – This is how she'll be treated in UAE

The Egyptian woman once considered the world's heaviest is now being treated by a team of 20 doctors and specialists in Abu Dhabi.

May 09, 2017, 14:09 PM IST

Shouldn't the departure of once world's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed have been smoother?

People might not agree but Eman Ahmed left India in a lot of chaos.

May 07, 2017, 11:26 AM IST

Eman Ahmed's chaotic exit from India compels Maharashtra govt to issue guidelines to deal with patients from abroad

The minister yesterday instructed officials to prepare a note in this regard so that it could be issued to all hospitals.

May 06, 2017, 12:40 PM IST

Eman Ahmed's doctor Dr Muffazal Lakdawala – A victim or a hero?

Today, Eman weighs 176kgs (down 324 kgs) and is like any other obese person.

May 05, 2017, 13:02 PM IST

'World's heaviest woman' Eman Ahmed reaches Abu Dhabi, admitted in Burjeel Hospital for further treatment

She will now begin a year-long course of physiotherapy at VPS Burjeel hospital in Abu Dhabi, her doctors in Mumbai said.

May 05, 2017, 08:41 AM IST

At 170kg, Eman Ahmed, once world's heaviest woman, leaves India for Abu Dhabi

At 170kg, Eman, once known as the world's heaviest woman, is now lighter by over 350kg following her treatment at the Saifee hospital in Mumbai. 

May 04, 2017, 09:03 AM IST

Eman Ahmed, once world's heaviest woman, to leave on Thursday - Know how she'll travel from Mumbai to UAE

Sources now said that Eman will be shifted to Abu Dhabi-based Burjeel Hospital on Thursday.

May 03, 2017, 10:21 AM IST

'World's heaviest woman' Eman Ahmed to leave for Dubai on Wednesday: Reports

However, Saifee Hospital – where Eman is being treated at present – denied receiving any communication from the VPS Healthcare that owns the Burjeel Hospital in Abu Dhabi.

May 02, 2017, 21:33 PM IST

When singers Roop Kumar Rathod, wife Sonali sang for Eman Ahmed to cheer her up

The couple also sang for the Egyptian woman, once considered to be the ‘world’s heaviest woman’ until she arrived in Mumbai in February for her treatment.

May 02, 2017, 10:18 AM IST

World's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed's shifting to UAE from Mumbai delayed

As per reports, Eman's shifting from Mumbai's Saifee hospital to Abu Dhabi's Bhurjeel Hospital has been delayed by a day or two.

May 01, 2017, 10:23 AM IST

World's heaviest woman, Eman Ahmed, to leave for Dubai; Dr Muffazal Lakdawala says, 'Will miss her'

Even though he is against her family's decision of shifting Eman to a Dubai hospital, Dr Lakdawala expressed that they will miss Eman, in a post on Twitter.

Apr 30, 2017, 12:36 PM IST

Decision to shift world's heaviest woman to UAE a blunder, says Dr Muffazal Lakdawala

Eman, believed to be the heaviest woman in the world when she arrived for treatment at Saifee Hospital here in February, is going to be shifted to a hospital at Abu Dhabi.

Apr 29, 2017, 23:52 PM IST

Treated Eman Ahmed like my own baby, world's heaviest woman now 176 kg, says Dr Muffazal ​Lakdawala

Amidst the blame game and name-calling, a statement was released by Saifee Hospital on Thursday, announcing that Eman will be shifted to a hospital in Abu Dhabi for further treatment.

Apr 29, 2017, 12:49 PM IST

Police complaint filed against world's heaviest woman's sister Shaimaa

The complaint was filed against Egyptian national Shaimaa Selim for obstructing the medical treatment of her sister Eman, who was admitted for weight loss.
 

Apr 29, 2017, 00:07 AM IST

Did Eman's sister ignore doctors' advice? Cops called in after Shaimaa feeds world's heaviest woman water

As per the reports in mid-day, the Saifee hospital where Eman is being treated called on the cops after her sister Shaimaa tried to feed a few drops of water to the Egyptian woman, despite warning from doctors who said it can prove fatal.

Apr 28, 2017, 10:26 AM IST

Amid spat over treatment, Abu Dhabi doctors visit Eman at Mumbai hospital – What's next for world's heaviest woman?

As per reports, the team from Abu Dhabi comprised four doctors and three management officials, who crosschecked Eman's medical reports and held a meeting with bariatric surgeon Dr Muffazal Lakdawala, who is treating her, and the COO of Saifee Hospital.

Apr 27, 2017, 09:58 AM IST

12 out of 13 doctors treating world's heaviest woman Eman Ahmed quit – This is what they have to say

The resignation came amid allegations made by Shaimaa Salim, who claimed that doctors were lying about Eman's weight loss and not giving factual updates on her health and recovery.

Apr 26, 2017, 13:05 PM IST