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Health

NUST to Locally Produce Cardiac Stents

ISLAMABAD, OCT 16 - Prime Minister Imran Khan has inaugurated the cardiac stent manufacturing unit at the National University of Sciences...

President Alvi Urges People to Battle Against Stress & Depression

ISLAMABAD, Oct 10 - President Dr Arif Alvi on Saturday urged the countrymen to battle against stress and depression...

President Approves Pakistan Medical Commission Bill 2020

ISLAMABAD, SEP 22 - President Dr. Arif Alvi has approved the Pakistan Medical Commission Bill 2020 today aimed to...

Balochistan Reports Another Polio Case, National Tally Jumps to 69

QUETTA, SEP 07 - Another polio case has been reported in Balochistan on Monday. According to well-informed sources within the health...

MoU to Create Awareness to Reduce Mortality Rate of Breast Cancer Signed

KARACHI, SEP 04 – The University of Karachi and Pink Pakistan Trust on Friday signed the memorandum of...

Amin Lauds Byonyks for Developing Bloodless Kidney Dialysis Machine

ISLAMABAD, SEPT 2 - Founder of Byonyks, the medical devices company that developed Pakistan’s first bloodless dialysis machine,...

Cabinet Approves First Licence for Medical & Industrial Use of ‘Bhang’

ISLAMABAD, SEP 01 - The federal cabinet on Tuesday green-lighted the issuance of a first licence for medical...

Two New Polio Cases Emerge in Punjab; 8-month-old Victim Dies

LAHORE, SEP 01 -  Two new cases of wild poliovirus have been detected in Punjab, bringing the number of children...

Asia’s Biggest Children Eye Hospital to be Functional by Jan 2021; Gen Rehmat

RAWALPINDI, AUG 31 - Asia's biggest children eye hospital is scheduled to be functional by January 2021 with...

PM Launches Program to Provide Sehat Insaf Card to Every Family of KP

ISLAMABAD, AUG 20 – Prime Minister Imran Khan on Thursday launched a program to provide Sehat Insaf Card to every...

DRAP Approves Phase III Clinical Trial of Coronavirus Vaccine

ISLAMABAD, AUG 18 – The National Institute of Health (NIH) has obtained approval from the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP)...

Tahafuz & Taleemi Wazaif to be Launched under Ehsaas Program; Dr. Nishtar

ISLAMABAD, AUG 18 – Special Assistant to the Prime Minister on Social Protection and Poverty Alleviation, Dr. Sania Nishtar Tuesday disclosed...

Cynthia Ritchie Has 15 Days to Exit Pakistan

ISLAMABAD, SEPT 2 - The Ministry of Interior has rejected an application to extend the visa of US blogger...

Mortality is reduced in Covid-19 Patients receiving Anti-coagulants

The patients suffering from severe complications of Covid-19 and are treated with anticoagulants are half as likely to die than those not receiving these drugs, according to...

World’s Largest Vaccine Maker GSK Reveals COVID-19 Vaccine Plans

FRANKFURT, JUN 20 - There is a notable name missing from the frontrunners in the race to test experimental immunizations...

Signify & Boston University validate effectiveness of Signify’s UV-C light against COVID-19

Signify (Euronext: LIGHT), the world leader in lighting, together with the National Emerging Infectious Diseases Laboratories (NEIDL) at Boston University in...

At least 22 Dead and 3M Evacuated by Cyclone Amphan in the Indian Ocean

Evacuations due to cyclone; strong winds and precipitation are carried out while both countries maintain lockdown due to the coronavirus pandemic.