Boxer Stevenson remains critical with brain injury – surgeon
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Adonis Stevenson remains in a ''critical condition'' with a brain injury according to boxer's doctor.
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The National Chairman of the All Progressives Congress (APC), Comrade Adams Oshiomhole, has accused the Edo state government of masterminding the attack on him and his guests in his country home, Iyamho, in the state on Saturday.
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Former U.S. President Jimmy Carter was admitted to an Atlanta hospital on Monday for a procedure to relieve brain pressure from bleeding caused by recent falls, the Carter Center said in a statement.
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In a recent interview on the ‘Artificial Intelligence’ podcast, Musk spoke about the future plans for his neural- technology company, Neuralink.
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The World This Year: Return of the leaderless protest, NATO's 'brain death', the Greta effect
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A violinist help surgeons avoid damage to her brain during surgery to remove a tumour by playing her instrument.
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Steluta Duta was a teenaged orphan living on the streets when, one cold January day in 2002, she stepped through the door of a boxing gym in the town of Buzau and embarked on her unlikely path to becoming an elite athlete. Duta, whose first name means "little star", has fought for almost two decades in the ring, with every punch thrown bringing her closer to what she calls "a normal life, away from misery" and becoming an inspiration for others like her.
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A British woman, Dagmar Turner, 53, went under the knife at King’s College Hospital in London to have a dangerous tumour removed from her brain. The complicated brain surgery saw her play her beloved violin through part of the operation, as requested by the doctors to preserve her kills.
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According to British neurologists, COVID-19 can cause serious damage to the brain and central nervous system, causing psychosis, paralysis and strokes, which are often detected in their late stages.
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The brain is one of the most complex structures in the human body. It has been mapped over and over again, but this time, researchers working for the EBRAINS infrastructure as part of the European Human Brain Project have created the most comprehensive digital map of its cellular architecture. We speak to lead scientist, Professor Katrin Amunts, about the knowledge this atlas is set to give scientists.
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Fans gather as Argentine football great Diego Maradona undergoes successful brain surgery for a blood clot in a specialist private clinic in Buenos Aires.
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The personal doctor of Argentine football legend Diego Maradona, who had successful brain surgery to remove a blood clot, is "amazed" at the rate of his recovery, as fans leave messages of support on the walls of the private clinic in Buenos Aires where their idol is undergoing treatment.
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A miner has died after reportedly falling into a coma after an explosion in Shandong province left him and 21 others trapped underground. Rescuers have been scrambling to deliver supplies and establish an escape route.
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