HEAD INJURIES

  • Jaswant Singh still in coma 12 days after head injury August 19, 2014

    Former Union minister and exBJP leader Jaswant Singh is in coma for the 12th day on Tuesday, doctors said. A statement from the Army Hospital (Research and Referral) said Jaswant Singh was still in coma and on ventilator support. "Heart rhythm and BP are normal without medication," it reads. The statement added that...
  • Thane building collapse: 2 rescued children moved to Sion hospital April 7, 2013

    Both Karan and Sandhya have sustained severe head injuries in the Thane building collapse. Sandhya's mother had succumbed to her injuries while her other relatives were untraceable. ...
  • Jodhpur retreat says 'wear helmets' to prevent head injuries March 13, 2013

    Jodhpur: Many call India the head injury capital of the world. Nearly 2 lakh Indians die every year of head injuries, according to NIMHANS. The simplest preventive is getting people to wear helmets. That's the key message that came out of retreat in Jodhpur. "India has dubious distinction of being head...
  • Musician Sting performs in Jodhpur for a cause March 12, 2013

    Musician Sting was in Jodhpur for a private concert, to help raise awareness and funds for the Indian Head Injury Foundation. ...
  • Musician Sting on what he loves about India March 11, 2013

    Musician Sting was in Jodhpur for a private concert to help raise awareness and funds for the Indian Head Injury Foundation. He spoke to CNN-IBN in an exclusive interview about India being the head injury capital of the world, why head trauma is so personal a cause to him and...
  • Royalty meets the Big B at London charity gala November 10, 2009

    London: On Monday night, Indian royalty rubbed shoulders with British royalty and Hollywood joined hands with Bollywood all for a good cause. The charity gala in London by Maharja Gaj Singh of Jodhpur was to raise funds for the Indian Head Injuries Foundation, which aims to provide improved care for...
  • Video of Jackson's hair on fire surfaces after 25 years July 16, 2009

    New York: Us Weekly magazine has obtained a video that shows neverbeforeseen footage of Michael Jackson's head catching on fire during filming of his 1984 Pepsi commercial. Jackson suffered severe burns after a pyrotechnics mishap caused his hair and scalp to catch fire. Still photos of the accident have been seen...