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Doctors from Abu Dhabi visit Egyptian woman Eman Ahmed in Mumbai

Doctors from Abu Dhabi visit Egyptian woman Eman Ahmed in Mumbai

Refuting the allegations, Bhaskar said on Tuesday that Selim may be criticising the doctors to extend her sister's stay at the hospital. She claimed medics were only interested in "show and propaganda" and do not care about the patient. Ms Selim said the panel will study the reports and tell her what needs to be done next. In March, Eman underwent her first bariatric surgery in which doctors reduced two-third of her stomach size.


World's oldest person, and last to live in three centuries, dies

World's oldest person, and last to live in three centuries, dies

She attributed her longevity to eating three raw eggs a day, even against the advice of doctors. Jamaican Violet Brown is the new " oldest living person in the world". "How does my hair look", she asked before blowing out the candles on her 117th birthday cake past year. She left her husband in the first half of the last century after he beat her, the doctor said.


Colorado may bar cops from helping with marijuana crackdown

Colorado may bar cops from helping with marijuana crackdown

A study using data from three USA national surveys indicates that illicit cannabis use and cannabis use disorders increased at a greater rate in states that passed medical marijuana laws than in other states, according to a new article published online by JAMA Psychiatry .


CDC: Opioid deaths may be much higher

CDC: Opioid deaths may be much higher

A total of 33,000 opioid-related deaths were reported across the nation in 2015, a historic high , she said. Hall noted that deaths involving infectious diseases such as pneumonia can be complicated if there are opioids in one's system. The deceased ranged in age from 16 years to 82 years, with a median age of 43 years. 'The contributions of opioid toxicity, infectious disease, or their interactions to death are challenging to disentangle; understanding these interactions might inform ...


Removing condom without asking partner is a risky trend

Removing condom without asking partner is a risky trend

Brodsky told The Independent that she wanted to undertake the research precisely because there are so many acts of sexual violence that are nameless and without a clear definition - which makes them hard if not impossible to identify, let alone prosecute.


Watch April the giraffe give birth

Watch April the giraffe give birth

Of course, it wasn't a perfectly conflict-free zone as we waited for April the giraffe to give birth . Both mom and baby are doing "absolutely great", said Patch. Netizens can vote as many times as they like. April, 15-years-old, is already a mother of three, but this time became an internet sensation for having an abnormally long gestation period.