Mondli Khumalo, South African cricketer who was attacked outside a Somerset pub on May 29, is out of coma. Khumalo, who represents North Petherton Cricket Club as an international professional, spent six days in a medically induced coma and endured three surgeries at Southmead Hospital. According to Lloyd Irish of North Petherton, Khumalo's condition is stable. On suspicion of inflicting serious bodily harm, a 27-year-old man has been… read-more
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In a bizarre incident, doctors in the United Kingdom's Lincon County Hospital managed to pull a patient, Monica Almeida, out of the coma with the help of Viagra after 45 days. The 37-year-old patient went into a coma due to coronavirus on November 16. ''It was definitely the Viagra that saved me,'' said Almeida. Reportedly, Viagra helps to expand our blood vessels and also relaxes the lungs.
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Bettina Lerman, a 69-year old woman contracted the COVID-19 virus in early September and was put on the ventilator on 21 September. She later went into a coma. However, she surprised the doctors by waking up from a coma on the day when they were supposed to remove the ventilator. Reportedly, Bettina belonging to America's Florida was also suffering from other health conditions like diabetes and heart problems.
A 7-year-old boy, who went into a coma after being slammed 27-times to the floor during a judo practice session in Taiwan, has died on June 30. Reportedly, he suffered severe brain hemorrhages and had been on life support for the last 70 days. However, the family took a tough call and withdrew the support. Besides, the coach could face 7 years of jail or life imprisonment.
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