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222 fibroids weighing 2.25Kg cleared from uterus of 34-year-old woman

Bengaluru | A 34-year-old woman has been given a new lease of life after doctors at a private hospital here removed 222 fibroids from her uterus. Doctors at the Sakra World Hospital removed 222 fibroids — including a large cauliflower shaped fibroid measuring up to 20x20x10 cm and many others fibroids of different sizes, weighing 2,250 […]

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Work pressure raising heart attack, stroke risk in women than men

London | Work stress, sleep disorders, and fatigue, regarded as non-traditional risk factors for heart attack and stroke, are rising more steeply amongst women than men, according to a new study presented on Wednesday at the European Stroke Organisation (ESO) Conference. While diabetes, arterial hypertension, raised cholesterol, smoking, obesity, and physical inactivity are recognised modifiable risk […]


Hair loss is new post Covid complication: Doctors

New Delhi | There has been a massive influx of patients with hair loss post Covid, said doctors here on Thursday. The sudden onset of hair loss — Telogen effluvium — is caused majorly due to stress, nutritional deficiency and inflammatory reactions caused by the infectious disease, the health experts explained. Normally a person can lose […]