Health

Anti-polio eradication campaign to begin in Karachi on Monday
Karachi: A nine-day polio eradication campaign will begin in Karachi on Monday. A meeting in Karachi...
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UK to provide life-saving assistance to Venezuela
London: The UK is providing an emergency aid package to treat malnourished children, and provide...
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High-level meeting on drug abuse, regional partnership in Pakistan today
Islamabad: Pakistan will host a two-day high-level expert group meeting on the theme of “Preventing...
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Imran Khan launches ‘Insaf Sehat Card’
Islamabad: Prime Minister Imran Khan Monday launched the first phase of ‘InsafSehatCard’ to provide free...
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Tourette syndrome: Non-drug therapy to reduce tics
Islamabad,  February 2 (Newswire): The use of cognitive-behavioural therapy to treat tics in Tourette syndrome may be...
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Rising star of brain found to regulate circadian rhythms
Islamabad,  February 2 (Newswire): The circadian system that controls normal sleep patterns is regulated by a group...
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Neurological basis for embarrassment described
Islamabad, February 2 (Newswire): Recording people belting out an old Motown tune and then asking...
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Family of bed-ridden Pakistani arrives in UK
London: The family of bed-ridden Pakistani citizen in the United Kingdom arrived in Birmingham to...
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Consuming more nuts associated with improvements in blood cholesterol levels
Islamabad,  January 26 (Newswire): Consuming more nuts appears to be associated with improvements in blood cholesterol levels,...
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Childhood obesity may be associated with otitis media
Islamabad,  January 26 (Newswire): Childhood obesity may be associated with a condition known as otitis media with...
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Stainless steel device for common ear problem
Islamabad, January 26 (Newswire): Otolaryngologists now use a stainless steel device to insert into the...
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Students develop device to help blind maneuver
Islamabad, January 23 (Newswire): Ben-Gurion University of the Negev students have developed an innovative optical radar...
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Hit the treadmill-not just the books-to boost grades
Islamabad, January 23 (Newswire): Many college students sweat before finals, but those who also sweat through...
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Moving repeatedly in childhood associated with poorer quality of life years later
Islamabad, January 23 (Newswire): Moving to a new town or even a new neighborhood is...
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New capsule to cure tuberculosis faster
Islamabad, January 20 (Newswire): A pharmaceutical research centre here has developed a capsule for tuberculosis patients...
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Excessive calcium can cause harm
Islamabad, January 20 (Newswire): Excessive intake of calcium supplements may have adverse effect on health, notes a...
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Kick butt to heal fracture faster
Islamabad, January 20 (Newswire): Smokers who avoid tobacco during the weeks following surgery for an...
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A dash of humour keeps you healthy
Islamabad, January 19 (Newswire): A dash of humour keeps people healthy and increases their chances of reaching the...
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