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#Coma

# coma - Friday 28 August, 2020

Russian opposition leader still in coma but improving, say German doctors
# Alexei Navalny
# Alexei Navalny

Russian opposition leader still in coma but improving, say German doctors

Aug 28th 2020, 6:19 PM 13,224 Views 6 Comments

Alexei Navalny’s allies insist he was deliberately poisoned and say the Kremlin was behind it.

# coma - Friday 27 March, 2020

Ajax midfielder communicating after waking from coma nearly three years on from collapse
# Positive News
From The42
# Positive News

Ajax midfielder communicating after waking from coma nearly three years on from collapse

Mar 27th 2020, 12:25 PM 12,671 Views 2 Comments

22-year-old Abdelhak Nouri suffered severe brain damage in July 2017.

# coma - Sunday 6 January, 2019

Police investigation launched in Arizona after reports woman in coma for 10 years gave birth
# Phoenix
# Phoenix

Police investigation launched in Arizona after reports woman in coma for 10 years gave birth

Jan 6th 2019, 12:42 PM 79,482 Views 4 Comments

The birth was reported by a local Phoenix news organisation.

# coma - Monday 16 July, 2018

TV presenter Richard Bacon has emerged from a six-day coma

TV presenter Richard Bacon has emerged from a six-day coma

Jul 16th 2018, 3:29 PM 55,298 Views 21 Comments

Bacon was hospitalised with an undiagnosed double chest infection on 5 July following a transatlantic flight.

# coma - Saturday 28 April, 2018

Family desperate to bring brother in coma home from Turkey
# Stroke
# Stroke

Family desperate to bring brother in coma home from Turkey

Apr 28th 2018, 8:45 AM 21,805 Views 8 Comments

The family have urged others to make sure they have the best insurance when travelling abroad.

# coma - Friday 5 January, 2018

'A living nightmare': Fundraiser for Belfast man put in coma after suffering head injury in Sydney
# Michael Hyndman
# Michael Hyndman

'A living nightmare': Fundraiser for Belfast man put in coma after suffering head injury in Sydney

Jan 5th 2018, 2:25 PM 24,028 Views 55 Comments

Michael Hyndman sustained the injuries following an altercation in Sydney on New Year’s Eve.

# coma - Friday 23 June, 2017

North Korea says it is the 'biggest victim' in US student's death
# Otto Warmbier
# Otto Warmbier

North Korea says it is the 'biggest victim' in US student's death

Jun 23rd 2017, 3:40 PM 28,833 Views 60 Comments

Otto Warmbier had been in a coma since shortly after he was sentenced to 15 years of hard labour for allegedly stealing a poster.

# coma - Wednesday 11 January, 2017

Family of injured Maynooth student had their 'lives turned upside down in a heartbeat'
# Kym Owens
# Kym Owens

Family of injured Maynooth student had their 'lives turned upside down in a heartbeat'

Jan 11th 2017, 11:06 AM 36,448 Views 15 Comments

The 18-year-old sustained serious injuries in November and remains in an induced coma.

# coma - Sunday 17 April, 2016

Five people die after taking drugs at music festival in Argentina
# Buenos Aires
# Buenos Aires

Five people die after taking drugs at music festival in Argentina

Apr 17th 2016, 9:49 AM 14,021 Views 19 Comments

Five others were hospitalised and autopsies will be carried out to confirm the cause of death.

# coma - Monday 4 April, 2016

Boxer Nick Blackwell has woken from his induced coma following Eubank Jr fight
# Wake Up
From The42
# Wake Up

Boxer Nick Blackwell has woken from his induced coma following Eubank Jr fight

Apr 4th 2016, 3:42 PM 18,961 Views 15 Comments

The 25-year-old was taken to hospital on 26 March.

# coma - Thursday 24 December, 2015

'Brain dead' man wakes up after father's stand-off with doctors who wanted to switch off life support
# Texas
# Texas

'Brain dead' man wakes up after father's stand-off with doctors who wanted to switch off life support

Dec 24th 2015, 10:25 AM 36,576 Views 43 Comments

During the three-hour stand-off with police, George Pickering’s son squeezed his father’s hand on command.

# coma - Monday 12 October, 2015

Two-year-old in induced coma after choking on grape in Pizza Hut
# Jacob Jenkins
# Jacob Jenkins

Two-year-old in induced coma after choking on grape in Pizza Hut

Oct 12th 2015, 10:50 PM 37,314 Views 32 Comments

The incident happened in Hartlepool, a town in North East England, on Friday night.

# coma - Tuesday 1 September, 2015

"We were actually jumping for joy" - Cork man injured in one-punch attack wakes from coma
# Sydney
# Sydney

"We were actually jumping for joy" - Cork man injured in one-punch attack wakes from coma

Sep 1st 2015, 3:33 PM 26,797 Views 15 Comments

Jason Cierans suffered head injuries in the attack on 22 August.

# coma - Wednesday 15 July, 2015

Berkeley survivors reunited as city attempts to prevent another tragedy
# Aoife Beary
# Aoife Beary

Berkeley survivors reunited as city attempts to prevent another tragedy

Jul 15th 2015, 9:15 AM 23,084 Views 5 Comments

Aoife Beary is due to move the same centre as Hannah Waters and Clodagh Cogley.

# coma - Monday 29 June, 2015

Joni Mitchell is 'talking again but hasn't walked' after aneurysm
# Recovery
# Recovery

Joni Mitchell is 'talking again but hasn't walked' after aneurysm

Jun 29th 2015, 10:02 AM 15,658 Views 11 Comments

The singer is expected to make a full recovery.

# coma - Wednesday 10 June, 2015

Coma survivor who fell off 20ft balcony says he owes his life to paramedic who saved him
# Bravery
# Bravery

Coma survivor who fell off 20ft balcony says he owes his life to paramedic who saved him

Jun 10th 2015, 8:04 PM 21,703 Views 14 Comments

Oisin Merritt said he tries every day to stay positive.

# coma - Thursday 21 May, 2015

Three years after falling into a coma, Pádraig's family prepare to bring him home
# Brain Injury
# Brain Injury

Three years after falling into a coma, Pádraig's family prepare to bring him home

May 21st 2015, 6:01 AM 40,860 Views 13 Comments

They are fundraising to help care for him 24/7 in Ireland.

# coma - Tuesday 19 May, 2015

Woman dies after 42 years in coma following brutal rape
# India
# India

Woman dies after 42 years in coma following brutal rape

May 19th 2015, 6:10 AM 30,947 Views 13 Comments

She has been in a vegetative state in a Mumbai since being attacked by a hospital worker in 1973.

# coma - Wednesday 29 April, 2015

Joni Mitchell is not in a coma, and expected to make 'a full recovery'
# Joni Mitchell
From The Daily Edge
# Joni Mitchell

Joni Mitchell is not in a coma, and expected to make 'a full recovery'

Apr 29th 2015, 7:31 AM 1,290 Views 0 Comments

Reports last night said the singer was “unresponsive” after being hospitalised in March.

# coma - Sunday 12 April, 2015

This man has volunteered to have the first-ever head transplant
# Face Off
# Face Off

This man has volunteered to have the first-ever head transplant

Apr 12th 2015, 4:11 PM 40,997 Views 125 Comments

But it could be “worse than death”.

# coma - Saturday 11 April, 2015

Woman wakes from five month coma to find out she has given birth
# Car Crash
# Car Crash

Woman wakes from five month coma to find out she has given birth

Apr 11th 2015, 2:41 PM 46,893 Views 113 Comments

Shairista Giles was in a car that slammed into a concrete barrier when the driver dozed off.

# coma - Wednesday 18 March, 2015

Boy awakes from a coma addicted to cheese and swearing
# CHEESED OFF
From The Daily Edge
# CHEESED OFF

Boy awakes from a coma addicted to cheese and swearing

Mar 18th 2015, 2:30 PM 4,790 Views 3 Comments

GIMME SOME F***ING CHEESE.

# coma - Tuesday 23 December, 2014

Man wakes from a coma speaking French, thinking he's Matthew McConaughey
# I Can't Speak French
From The Daily Edge
# I Can't Speak French

Man wakes from a coma speaking French, thinking he's Matthew McConaughey

Dec 23rd 2014, 9:08 PM 3,498 Views 5 Comments

Alright alright alright.

# coma - Tuesday 9 September, 2014

Michael Schumacher leaves Swiss hospital to move home and continue rehab
# Progress
From The42
# Progress

Michael Schumacher leaves Swiss hospital to move home and continue rehab

Sep 9th 2014, 2:34 PM 25,581 Views 37 Comments

The former Formula One champion still has ‘a long and difficult road ahead’, according to a statement released this afternoon.

# coma - Sunday 13 July, 2014

What can people remember about being in a coma?
# Memories
# Memories

What can people remember about being in a coma?

Jul 13th 2014, 5:00 PM 29,670 Views 12 Comments

People report strange memories, dreams, or even visions after being in a coma. But that’s not always the case.

# coma - Tuesday 1 July, 2014

A year in a coma, but Pádraig slowly shows signs of progress
# Coma
# Coma

A year in a coma, but Pádraig slowly shows signs of progress

Jul 1st 2014, 6:45 AM 20,887 Views 9 Comments

As his family stay by his bedside, friends are raising money for Pádraig’s care.

# coma - Monday 14 April, 2014

50 friends raise €32,000 during swim challenge for friend in a coma
# Swim For Pádraig
# Swim For Pádraig

50 friends raise €32,000 during swim challenge for friend in a coma

Apr 14th 2014, 9:45 AM 10,593 Views 5 Comments

Pádraig Schaler has been in a coma since last summer, and is receiving treatment in Germany.

# coma - Wednesday 12 March, 2014

Schumacher showing 'small, encouraging signs' of improvement
# Update
From The42
# Update

Schumacher showing 'small, encouraging signs' of improvement

Mar 12th 2014, 9:16 AM 14,331 Views 31 Comments

In a statement released this morning, the family of the former Formula One driver say they are ‘confident he will pull through’.

# coma - Monday 17 February, 2014

Safety breaches not to blame for Schumacher ski crash --- investigators
# France
# France

Safety breaches not to blame for Schumacher ski crash --- investigators

Feb 17th 2014, 11:01 AM 11,716 Views 13 Comments

The crash that left the Formula One legend in a coma was not due to faulty material or safety breaches by the ski resort, French prosecutors have said.

# coma - Thursday 30 January, 2014

Process to wake up Michael Schumacher 'may take a long time'
# Recovery
From The42
# Recovery

Process to wake up Michael Schumacher 'may take a long time'

Jan 30th 2014, 11:57 AM 14,780 Views 19 Comments

The Formula One legend has been in an induced coma for over a month.

# coma - Monday 13 January, 2014

Israel holds state funeral for Ariel Sharon
# Memorial
# Memorial

Israel holds state funeral for Ariel Sharon

Jan 13th 2014, 10:39 AM 4,894 Views 92 Comments

Later today, Sharon’s body will be taken from the Knesset to his farm in southern Israel for burial.

# coma - Sunday 12 January, 2014

State memorial for Israel's Ariel Sharon planned for Monday
# Death
# Death

State memorial for Israel's Ariel Sharon planned for Monday

Jan 12th 2014, 7:45 AM 4,365 Views 75 Comments

The body of the former Israeli Prime Minister will lie in state.

# coma - Friday 3 January, 2014

Schumacher family: Michael's a fighter and will not give up
# Michael Schumacher
# Michael Schumacher

Schumacher family: Michael's a fighter and will not give up

Jan 3rd 2014, 9:55 AM 21,280 Views 13 Comments

As the racing legend lies in coma on his 45th birthday, it emerged that the impact of his accident split his helmet in two.

# coma - Thursday 2 January, 2014

Vital organs of former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon are failing says Tel Aviv hospital
# Ariel Sharon
# Ariel Sharon

Vital organs of former Israeli PM Ariel Sharon are failing says Tel Aviv hospital

Jan 2nd 2014, 9:47 AM 8,363 Views 65 Comments

Sharon has been in a coma for nearly eight years but his condition worsened yesterday.

# coma - Monday 30 December, 2013

Fears for Michael Schumacher's life as F1 star remains in coma after ski accident
# Critical
From The42
# Critical

Fears for Michael Schumacher's life as F1 star remains in coma after ski accident

Dec 30th 2013, 8:00 AM 23,238 Views 17 Comments

The German, who is set to turn 45 next week, is in a critical condition in a Grenoble hospital after suffering serious brain trauma.

# coma - Sunday 29 December, 2013

Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident
# Accident
From The42
# Accident

Michael Schumacher in ‘coma’, critical after ski accident

Dec 29th 2013, 10:00 PM 79,905 Views 84 Comments

The seven-time Formula One World Champion was skiing in France.

# coma - Monday 9 December, 2013

Man pranks drunk friend that he's been in a coma for ten years
# Prank
From The Daily Edge
# Prank

Man pranks drunk friend that he's been in a coma for ten years

Dec 9th 2013, 8:38 AM 4,658 Views 2 Comments

This is the most elaborate prank we’ve ever seen.

# coma - Monday 18 November, 2013

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition
# Jimmy Harte
# Jimmy Harte

Labour Senator Jimmy Harte remains in critical but stable condition

Nov 18th 2013, 9:29 PM 14,773 Views 0 Comments

Harte was found unconscious in the early hours of Saturday morning after sustaining serious injuries in what is now believed to have been an accidental fall.

# coma - Monday 22 July, 2013

Irish student in coma after Vancouver car crash
# Canada
# Canada

Irish student in coma after Vancouver car crash

Jul 22nd 2013, 4:12 PM 17,752 Views 4 Comments

Luke Carey, who is from Dublin, is in an induced coma following the crash, which occurred over the weekend.

Irishman passes away weeks after serious fall in Thailand
# RIP
# RIP

Irishman passes away weeks after serious fall in Thailand

Jul 22nd 2013, 7:43 AM 23,846 Views 30 Comments

The 32-year-old had been in a coma for almost five weeks and was flown back to Ireland last Thursday.

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