Snacking on winter blessings: Dry Fruits!

Snacking on winter blessings: Dry Fruits!

The intresting thing about dry fruit products in winters is that they give assurance from numerous infections, similar to influenza, colds and numerous others. Notwithstanding that, dry natural products are likewise useful to keep up the dryness of the skim since they are rich in basic oils, minerals and vitamins. They are...

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PM Imran Khan stresses on the eradication of polio

PM Imran Khan stresses on the eradication of polio

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Imran Khan on Monday urged the nation to step ahead and pour in efforts in an attempt to make Pakistan a polio-free country, media sources reported. Prime Minister Khan had stressed upon the need for larger efforts to aware masses about the distressing effects of the crippling...

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Government imposes ban on certain medical instruments

Government imposes ban on certain medical instruments

ISLAMABAD: Taking another revolutionary step in health sector, the government has decided to impose ban on all the medical instruments containing mercury, a toxic metal, said sources. The sources said that the health ministry on the recommendations of medical expert, has decided to phased out the mercury-based health instruments across...

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Anti-encroachment drive sets in some serious health issues for Karachi residents

Anti-encroachment drive sets in some serious health issues for Karachi residents

KARACHI: Due to the ongoing anti-encroachment drive in Karachi, health issues have gushed out amid local residents, while putting others at risk of smoke-related diseases. In Karachi, winter season is approaching and there is an increase in dust particles in the air due to rubble of the demolished structures. Jinnah...

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Pakistan: ‘Sin Tax’ to be imposed on smokers

Pakistan: ‘Sin Tax’ to be imposed on smokers

ISLAMABAD: Taking another revolutionary measure in health sector, the government has decided to impose ‘Gunnah Tax’ (Sin Tax) on cigarette smokers across the country, media sources reported. Sources said the federal government was excogitating over different options as high-level consultation meetings are underway in this regard. It is said that...

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Health benefits of ORS: Hydration with a winning edge

Health benefits of ORS: Hydration with a winning edge

Almost everyone is familiar with the term ORS and most of you have used it least once in their life. ORS is the abbreviated form of Oral Rehydration Solution and is prescribed for patients, who have lost excess water from their body due to dehydration or any other problem. ORS was...

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First gene-edited babies created in CONTROVERSIAL scientific breakthrough

First gene-edited babies created in CONTROVERSIAL scientific breakthrough

A CHINESE researcher claims he has created the first genetically modified babies as twins were born with altered DNA. The researcher, He Jiankui of Shenzhen, said he altered embryos for seven couples during fertility treatments. One of the women got pregnant with twins who Mr Jiankui hopes will have the...

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Thumb-sucking is self soothing but affect kid’s teeth

Thumb-sucking is self soothing but affect kid’s teeth

Thumb sucking is an endearing habit. In general child  suck his or her thumb, or a finger as they find a way of their self-soothing and helps them to fall asleep. Thumb sucking habit can cause many dental issues and it is important to break a child of this habit...

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What Are Peanut and Tree Nut Allergies?

What Are Peanut and Tree Nut Allergies?

What Are Peanut and Tree Nut Allergies? Peanuts are among the most common allergy-causing foods, and they often find their way into things you wouldn’t expect. Peanuts aren’t actually a true nut; they’re a legume (in the same family as peas and lentils). But the proteins in peanuts are similar...

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This Is Exactly How Many Hours of Sleep You Need to Burn Fat Fast

This Is Exactly How Many Hours of Sleep You Need to Burn Fat Fast

Quick—what’s the best way to lose weight? If you said diet and exercise, you’re on the right track. But as it turns out, there’s a super effective method for burning fat, and you’re already doing it every day. In fact, the key to burning fat is so easy that you could do it in...

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