Death of woman in Karachi govt hospital was due to allergic reaction: autopsy report

Death of woman in Karachi govt hospital was due to allergic reaction: autopsy report

A young woman, whose family had alleged that she was drugged, raped and poisoned to death at a government hospital in Korangi on April 18, died of a life-threatening allergic reaction, officials said on Wednesday. Based on the report of a chemical examiner, they also ruled out the possibility of sexual assault....

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Medicine prices reduced after government orders

Medicine prices reduced after government orders

According to sources, Chief Drug Controller has informed all the chemists that the government has reduced the prices of 395 drugs, therefore, they must change these medicines with distributors. Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Information and Broadcasting Firdous Ashiq Awan while speaking to media on Tuesday said that...

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Peshawar: 40 children allegedly fell sick after being administered anti-polio drops

Peshawar: 40 children allegedly fell sick after being administered anti-polio drops

According to sources, residents broke down the main gate and set fire at the Mashokhel Hospital in Peshawar on Monday as around 40 children allegedly fell sick after being administered anti-polio drops. Residents staged a demonstration outside the hospital and damaged the property. The protesters also broke down the main...

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6 amazing tips that will help you improve your running performance

6 amazing tips that will help you improve your running performance

They can be seen in the streets and parks around the world leaning with all their weight on the trees, or with their legs stretched out on the benches of the squares. And is that nothing like the runners more than a good stretch. But doing it before or after the...

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Girl paralysed after administered ‘wrong injection’ at Darul Sehat Hospital

Girl paralysed after administered ‘wrong injection’ at Darul Sehat Hospital

According to sources, A nine-month-old girl was paralyzed allegedly after being administered ‘wrong injection’ by ‘untrained nursing staff’ at Darul Sehat Hospital located in Karachi’s Gulistan-e-Jauhar area. Father of the girl, Qaiser, told the media that her daughter, Nishwa, was paralysed due to ‘wrong injection’ given to her by the...

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Free healthcare services to be provided to dengue patients

Free healthcare services to be provided to dengue patients

According to media reports, Federal Minister for National Health Services Aamer Mehmood Kiani has said that public hospitals are providing free healthcare services to dengue patients. Speaking in an anti-dengue awareness campaign, Aamer Mehmood Kiani encouraged the masses to take preventive measures to avoid dengue outbreak. The minister asked the...

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Press Release: Blood Donation Campaign organized by Arpatech in collaboration with Indus Hospital

Press Release: Blood Donation Campaign organized by Arpatech in collaboration with Indus Hospital

On 4th April, 2019, Arpatech organized a blood donation campaign in collaboration with Indus Hospital. Donate blood, save lives. And it really is that simple – according to the American Red Cross, just one pint of blood can save up to three lives. Across Pakistan, only 10% people donate blood...

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Two new polio cases reported from Karachi, Khyber District

Two new polio cases reported from Karachi, Khyber District

Two new cases of the polio virus were reported from Karachi and Khyber District on Thursday, bringing the total number of cases of the disease in the country in the ongoing year to six. Babar Atta, the focal person to Prime Minister Imran Khan on polio eradication, confirmed the new...

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Dr. Yasmeen Rashid: Free mobile healthcare facilities to be introduced in Punjab’s rural areas

Dr. Yasmeen Rashid: Free mobile healthcare facilities to be introduced in Punjab’s rural areas

Punjab Minister for Health Dr. Yasmeen Rashid on Thursday announced that free mobile medical delivery unit (FMMDU) will provide free-of-cost medical facilities to around 400 patients of rural areas daily. Inaugurating the FMMDU at Gaushala Band Road, Dr. Yasmeen Rashid said that both male and female doctors would be available...

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Appendicitis – What Causes It and How to Treat It?

Appendicitis – What Causes It and How to Treat It?

Overview Appendicitis is an inflammation of the appendix, a finger-shaped pouch that projects from your colon on the lower right side of your abdomen. The appendix doesn’t seem to have a specific purpose. One study suggests that the appendix may have some role in gut immunity, but nothing is definite....

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