Doctors extract 526 teeth from boy’s mouth

CHENNAI: Indian doctors removed a tumor with a record number of 526 teeth inside a seven-year-old boy’s mouth, the medical team in Chennai said on Friday. The 200 gram (7 ounce) growth... Read more »

Women doctors skip conferences because of family responsibilities

Female cancer experts are more likely than their male colleagues to skip scientific meetings that could offer networking opportunities and a chance to catch up with the latest developments in their field,... Read more »

Doctors urge for awareness about virus causing pregnancy complications

Web Desk On Feb 21, 2019 Last updated Feb 21, 2019 KOHAT: Doctors on Thursday called for awareness among the people about increasing number of toxoplosma gondii virus, which is resulting in pregnancy complications... Read more »

Leaving the hospital early can double the odds of going back: study

NEW YORK: Patients who discharge themselves from the hospital against medical advice are twice as likely to be back within 30 days as those who leave when doctors say they’re ready, a... Read more »

What doctors recommend against XRD typhoid outbreak in Sindh?

KARACHI: Expressing worry over the rising number of extensively drug resistant (XDR) typhoid cases in Sindh, the Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) on Thursday recommended the masses to adopt basic hygiene practices to... Read more »

Canadian doctors to start prescribing museum visits

OTTAWA: A group of Canadian doctors are to begin prescribing trips to an art gallery to help patients suffering a range of ailments become a picture of health. A partnership between the... Read more »

Doctors warn of global C-section ‘epidemic’

PARIS: Worldwide Caesarean section use has nearly doubled in two decades and has reached “epidemic” proportions in some countries, doctors warned Friday, highlighting a huge gap in childbirth care between rich and... Read more »