Adults will be vaccinated against polio in Balochistan

Adults will be vaccinated against polio in Balochistan

According to sources, adults will be vaccinated during a four-day polio immunization campaign that started on Monday in Balochistan. Chaman Deputy Commissioner Shafqat Anwar Shahiwani launched the drive at the Bab-e-Dosti by administering polio drops to adults. Officials of the provincial health department and local tribesmen were also...

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Lose Weight Easily By Doing These 5 Things Before Bed

Lose Weight Easily By Doing These 5 Things Before Bed

Losing weight is a long and tough process. You could be following a strict diet plan and working out hard but if you are not getting proper sleep, you might not see the results you are aiming for. Here are a few things that you can do before going to...

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5 Habits to Make You Feel Happier and Healthier

5 Habits to Make You Feel Happier and Healthier

Every woman deserves to wake up each morning feeling fly. By making small changes, and introducing new habits into your daily routine you can feel happier and more confident. If you are confused about where and how to start, we are here to help. 1. Upgrade Your Skincare Routine When...

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14-year-old diagnosed with dengue in Lahore, girl under treatment

14-year-old diagnosed with dengue in Lahore, girl under treatment

LAHORE: A 14-year-old girl has been diagnosed with dengue virus in Hanjarwal area of Lahore, media sources reported on Thursday. The affected girl is under treatment at the isolation ward of Jinnah Hospital. With one more dengue patient, the number of the dengue affected persons has jumped to six in...

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Punjab observes ‘Cleanliness Week’

Punjab observes ‘Cleanliness Week’

LAHORE: The Punjab government has started observing sanitation and tree plantation week in a bid to make Punjab clean and green. Minister for Law, Parliamentary Affairs and Local Government Muhammad Basharat Raja kicked off the campaign by cleaning garbage symbolically and planting a tree at the oval ground of Government...

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The model that allows to predict what risk of relapse has a breast cancer

The model that allows to predict what risk of relapse has a breast cancer

The study revealed why in some cases, breast cancer returns years after the end of treatment. The genetic and molecular characteristics of each malignant breast tumor contain information on how the disease will progress in the woman who suffers, according to a new study from the University of Cambridge in...

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A serious issue faced by the local health sector is a dearth of female doctors

A serious issue faced by the local health sector is a dearth of female doctors

LAHORE: A serious issue faced by the health sector is a dearth of female doctors. Speakers said this at the first national conference on public health by the Punjab University Institute of Social and Cultural Studies (ISCS). They said the main reason for the shortage of female doctors was the...

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Facebook’s plan to limit the action of controversial anti-vaccine groups

Facebook’s plan to limit the action of controversial anti-vaccine groups

The medical community rates the proliferation of false information about vaccines as a threat to public health. Facebook is willing to do its part to try to put a stop to the controversial anti-vacuum movement. The social network serves as a platform for closed groups of people who disseminate misinformation...

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Anti-Polio campaigns in Rawalpindi: 2,500 children receive polio drops

Anti-Polio campaigns in Rawalpindi: 2,500 children receive polio drops

RAWALPINDI: In-charge Anti-Polio Campaign Chaudary Muhammad Hussain Wednesday said that over 2,500 children coming from outside the city had been administered the polio drops at bus terminals in Rawalpindi. “To eliminate the polio virus completely, High Risk Mobile Units (HRMU) have been set up at 63 entry and exit points...

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Patients face hardship as DRAP hikes drug prices

Patients face hardship as DRAP hikes drug prices

LAHORE: The prices of medicines have gone drastically up, causing severe hardships to patients at different hospitals, media sources reported. The Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) in January had notified the increase of up to 15% in the price of medicines across the country with the approval of the...

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