• Mon, 09 Jul 2018 01:00
    Anwar undergoes spinal surgery in Turkey, to have another operation on Thursday
    PETALING JAYA: PKR adviser Anwar Ibrahim had spinal surgery procedure performed on him in Turkey and will undergo another operation on his his right shoulder on Thursday (July 12).
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  • Tue, 31 Jan 2017 01:00
    Carrier screening: Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA)
    RAISING A healthy child to adulthood is an utmost priority to parents looking to start a family and preconception genetic screening is a vital step towards achieving that goal.
    lifestyle
  • Fri, 04 Nov 2016 06:57
    Zebrafish offers hope for spinal cord repair: US study
    WASHINGTON - The Zebrafish, which can completely regenerate its severed spinal cord, might hold promise for research into tissue repair in humans, researchers said Thursday.
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  • Tue, 27 Sep 2016 01:00
    Hunched posture can lead to numbness in arms
    Poor back posture can not only cause back pain, but also numbness in the arms and the legs, a group that promotes spinal health is warning the slumped and the slouched among us.
    lifestyle
  • Wed, 14 Sep 2016 17:33
    Asterias stem cell therapy shows promise in spinal cord paralysis
    NEW YORK - An experimental stem cell therapy developed by Asterias Biotherapeutics restored some movement to patients paralysed by recent spinal cord injuries, according to interim data from a small study being presented on Wednesday.
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  • Mon, 05 Sep 2016 01:00
    Tourist falls off ravine during escape from sexual harassment
    A 23-year-old American tourist suffers spinal injuries falling down a ravine in Krabi while she was fleeing from an alleged sexual assault late Thursday night.
    national
  • Mon, 04 Jul 2016 01:00
    King’s health shows improvement
    HIS MAJESTY THE KING’S health has improved satisfactorily following the latest treatment for excess cerebrospinal fluid, the Royal Household Bureau said yesterday.
    national
  • Sun, 03 Jul 2016 17:34
    His Majesty’s condition improves
    HIS MAJESTY THE KING’S health has improved remarkably following the latest treatment for excess cerebrospinal fluid, the Royal Household Bureau said Sunday.
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  • Mon, 20 Jun 2016 01:00
    King treated for excess fluid on his brain
    HIS MAJESTY the King has undergone successful drainage of excess cerebrospinal fluid, according to the Royal Household Bureau’s 29th statement yesterday.
    national
  • Sun, 19 Jun 2016 16:36
    King treated for excess fluid on his brain
    HIS MAJESTY the King has undergone successful drainage of excess cerebro-spinal fluid, according to the Royal Household Bureau’s 29th statement Sunday.
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  • Tue, 07 Jun 2016 01:00
    Oh, my aching back
    The human spine is the body’s main upright support and the spinal column gives the body its form.
    lifestyle
  • Sun, 22 May 2016 01:00
    King treated for excess fluid in spine, on brain
    HIS Majesty the King has received treatment for excess fluid in his spinal cord and on the brain at Siriraj Hospital, the Royal Household Bureau announced
    national
  • Sat, 21 May 2016 10:41
    His Majesty receives treatment for excess fluid in spine and brain
    His Majesty the King has received treatment for excess fluid in the spinal cord and brain at Siriraj Hospital, the Royal Household Bureau announced
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  • Thu, 25 Apr 2013 00:00
    Medical culpability must not begin with the end of a life
    The news of the mother of an actor losing her life during spinal analgesia as she underwent knee replacement surgery was more than heartbreaking. To me, it was also inimitably personal. How many lives before, and how many after hers will it take before s
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