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Chikungunya virus affects 200 people in 2 weeks in Thar

THARPARKAR Aug 17 (TNS): Chikungunya virus while getting out of control in Thar has affected at least 2000 people in a span of two...

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...

Indian minister advised bedroom tips to pregnant women

New Delhi, June 14 (TNS): In a weird advice, Indian minister asked country’s pregnant women to avoid sex after conception and have only spiritual...

Only smoke one cigarette a day, it can still kill you

ISLAMABAD, February 13 (TNS) : If you think having just one cigarette a day won't do any harm, you're wrong. British researchers say lighting up...

Suspension in procurement of medicine at Civil Hospital Karachi leaves patients sufferings

KARACHI Nov 02 (TNS): The suspension in the procurement of medicine at Sindh’s largest teaching hospital, Civil Hospital, Karachi, has left patients to suffer. The financial...

A Seminar held at Sarhad University to create awareness about heart diseases

Peshawar, April 17 (TNS):   A Seminar was held at Sarhad University Peshawar to create awareness about heart diseases. Dr. Shazia Hafeez and Dr. Abid of...

PHC launches anti-quackery campaign across Punjab

Lahore, June 18 (TNS): The Punjab Healthcare Commission (PHC) has largely curtailed through extensive crackdown the unqualified medical practitioners and quacks in the province. Sources told...

Brain activity explains drunken aggression

Feb 14 (TNS): Understanding the neuroscience of drunken aggression might help to reduce alcohol-related crime. New research uses brain scans to investigate why people...

Another patient falls prey to negligence of Polyclinic’s staff 

Islamabad, August 2 (TNS): Another patient has fallen prey to negligence of doctors in Polyclinic Hospital, a key medical facility in federal capital. TNS has...

Breast cancer: Common drugs may halt post-surgery relapse

Washington, Apr 16 (TNS): After cancer surgery particularly for breast cancer many patients experience an early tumour recurrence. It is not clear why, but...

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