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5-day countrywide anti-polio drive kicks off today

ISLAMABAD, Dec 16 (TNS):A Five-day countrywide polio immunization drive Kicks off today (Monday) during which children under five years of age will be administered...

Special anti-polio drive begins in 11 districts of KP

Peshawar, Dec. 02 (TNS): A special five-day anti-polio drive began in eleven districts of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa on Monday. The campaign is being launched in Torghar,...

Provision of int’l standard treatment to patients Govt’s top priority: Dr. Yasmin

Lahore, Nov 18 (TNS): Punjab Minister for Health Dr. Yasmin Rashid has said provision of international standard treatment to patients and up gradation of...

Govt decides to launch an effective sensitization campaign for parents at federal level

Islamabad, Oct 11 (TNS): The government has decided to launch an effective sensitization campaign for parents at federal level to ensure immunization of their...

Healthcare Dept approves Insurance Scheme in Punjab

Lahore, Punjab Specialized Healthcare Department has given approval in principle for launch of Health Insurance Scheme in nineteen districts of Punjab province. The decision was...

Air pollution can increase risk of chronic kidney disease: Study

  WASHINGTON, August 25 (TNS): Apart from increasing the risk of respiratory problems and other life-threatening conditions, a recent study has found that air pollution...

Lack of sleep makes people crave more for food

  ISLAMABAD, July 13 (TNS): Scientists have found evidence that a lack of sleep causes changes in brain activity that lead to people feeling hungrier...

Teens need vigorous exercise to cut heart risk in future

Washington, July 13 (TNS): Teenagers who engage in high-intensity exercise have lower blood pressure which ultimately may lead to a lower risk of developing...

Heart patients with leadless pacemakers have fewer complications

Washington, June 27 (TNS): A research study found that patients with leadless pacemakers are likely to have fewer short-term and mid-term complications than those...

Vitiligo, a disease of telling complications

New Delhi, June 25(TNS): There is a considerable stigma attached to vitiligo, which affects about one to two percent of the population worldwide. The world...

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