Eman Ahmed, world’s heaviest woman, to fly back home with a new lease of life

Doctors say post successful bariatric surgery, 36-year-old Egyptian national Eman Ahmed, who was considered to be the world’s heaviest woman, is all set to return to Egypt within a month

Eman Ahmed, world’s heaviest woman, to fly back home with a new lease of lifePost successful bariatric surgery, Eman Ahmed (36) the Egyptian national who was considered to be the world’s heaviest woman, is all set to return home within a month, say doctors treating her at Saifee Hospital. Doctors, however say, she will take almost a year to start walking independently and will need heavy physiotherapy. “Eman may […]

All eyes are on Dr Muffazal Lakdawala who is set to operate on world’s heaviest woman Eman

Bariatric surgeon Dr Muffazal Lakdawala had told My Medical Mantra in an exclusive interview that it is going to be a tough journey. As Eman finally arrived in Mumbai early morning on Saturday, read all about the beginning and struggles of #SaveEmanCause

All eyes are on Dr Muffazal Lakdawala who is set to operate on world’s heaviest woman EmanDr Muffazal Lakdawala is on a mission. He wants to ensure a new lease of life for 36-year-old Egyptian woman, weighing 500 kg, who will soon be airlifted to Mumbai for obesity surgery. Lakdawala’s tweet to Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj seeking government’s assistance in acquiring visa for Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty resulted in […]

For the first time in 25 years, 500kg Egyptian woman steps out of her house to fly to Mumbai

An Egypt Air Airbus 300-600 freighter aircraft has been specially modified to fly Eman to Mumbai tomorrow at 4.10 am. Dr Mufazzal Lakdawala will conduct bariatric surgery on her to reduce her weight

For the first time in 25 years, 500kg Egyptian woman steps out of her house to fly to MumbaiEgyptian national Eman Ahmed will fly in a lot lighter when she lands in Mumbai tomorrow. The world’s heaviest woman has lost a significant amount of weight (doctors refused to disclose the figure) ahead of a bariatric surgery to be conducted on her at Saifee Hospital in Mumbai once they evaluate her health condition after her […]

Has our ‘heartless’ society failed this father and his ailing three-year-old daughter?

For close to a year, Yogesh Mule has been running from pillar to post, in vain, to get a donor heart for his daughter Aaradhya who is suffering from end-stage heart disease. Time is running out fast for Aaradhya

Has our ‘heartless’ society failed this father and his ailing three-year-old daughter?There are some situations which move you to the core. One such situation is that of a hapless father of a beautiful 3-year-old girl, who has been diagnosed with end-stage heart disease and the only way she can survive is through a new heart transplant. For close to a year now, Mumbai-based Yogesh Mule, father […]

As time runs out for his 3-year-old daughter, a desperate father seeks Sushma Swaraj’s help to save her

Yogesh Mule’s daughter Aaradhya was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease in April last year and needs a heart transplant urgently

As time runs out for his 3-year-old daughter, a desperate father seeks Sushma Swaraj’s help to save herFor Yogesh Mule, time is fast running out to save his three-year-old daughter Aaradhya, who was diagnosed with end-stage heart disease in April last year. In his relentless efforts to save his daughter, Mule has taken to twitter to seek Union External Affairs Minister, Sushma Swaraj’s help. Mule is hoping that Swaraj will help him […]

Mumbai doctor travels to Egypt to meet world’s heaviest woman

Dr Muffazal Lakdawala is making arrangements to airlift Eman Ahmed, who weighs 500 kgs, from Alexandria, Egypt to Mumbai and conduct obesity surgery on her

Mumbai doctor travels to Egypt to meet world’s heaviest womanMumbai doctor who will soon be operating 36-year-old Eman Ahmed – world’s heaviest person – met her at her house in Alexandria in Eygpt this week. Ahmed has been confined to her bed for last 25 years. Eman’s sister Shaimaa Ahmed had got in touch with Mumbai-based bariatric surgeon Dr Muffazal Lakdawala and explained him […]

Sushma Swaraj discharged from AIIMS after kidney transplant

Doctors said Swaraj has been advised to restrict visitors to minimise chances of infection for next three months at home and office

Sushma Swaraj discharged from AIIMS after kidney transplantUnion External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was discharged from AIIMS Hospital in Delhi on December 19 evening after a successful unrelated kidney transplant. On November 17, Swaraj had announced about her kidney failure, hospitalisation and impending kidney transplant on Twitter. Swaraj underwent transplant surgery on December 10. AIIMS in its press release said postoperative, Swaraj […]

Mumbai woman’s desperate plea to Maha CM for unrelated kidney transplant permission

The woman, a 51-year-old single parent, urgently needs a kidney transplant after she faced difficulty in getting a donor in her family

Mumbai woman’s desperate plea to Maha CM for unrelated kidney transplant permissionWhile Union External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj was discharged from AIIMS in Delhi today after a successful unrelated kidney transplant, a 51-year-old Mumbaikar with end-stage kidney disease has approached Maharashtra Chief Minister Devendra Fadnavis seeking permission for unrelated kidney transplant. During winter session at Nagpur, noted lyricist and screenwriter Javed Akhtar, along with BJP leader […]

Weighing 500 kg, Egyptian woman to be airlifted to Mumbai for obesity surgery

Mumbai doctor’s two-month-long efforts bore fruit with just one tweet to external affairs minister Sushma Swaraj, who, from her hospital bed, arranged a medical visa within 20 hours

Weighing 500 kg, Egyptian woman to be airlifted to Mumbai for obesity surgeryHere is a story of the kind of miracles a doctor can perform for a patient in and out of the operation theatre. World’s heaviest woman, Eman Ahmed Abd El Aty, an Egyptian national who has not stepped out of her house in Cairo for the past 20 years, will soon be flying to Mumbai […]