Friday, October 20, 2017

WHO urges stepped-up battle against hepatitis B

GENEVA Mar. 13: The world can beat the liver-attacking hepatitis B virus, which results in some 650.000 deaths a year, the World Health Organization...

More evidence breast cancer and prostate cancer cluster in families

The Sindh Times Web Desk Mar. 12: Women with close male relatives with prostate cancer are more likely to be diagnosed with breast cancer,...

Vegetarian diet lowers risk of colorectal cancer

WASHINGTON Mar. 11: A new study has revealed that vegetarian diet lowers the risk of colorectal cancers compared to non-vegetarian diet. The study explained that...

Most Common Causes Of Food Poisoning

The Sindh Times web desk Mar. 10:If you're one of the 50 million Americans who have suffered from food poisoning each year, chances are...

Onion extract lowers high blood sugar, cholesterol

NEW YORK Mar. 09:  Combined with the antidiabetic drug metformin, an onion extract can help lower high blood glucose (sugar) and total cholesterol levels among...

What kills more women than AIDS and breast cancer?

The Sindh times web desk Mar. 07: Nearly 800,000 women die every year because they lack access to safe toilets and clean water, said...

Ebola vaccine tests to begin in Guinea on March 7: WHO

GENEVA Mar. 06: The first large-scale trial of an Ebola vaccine will begin in Guinea at the weekend, the World Health Organization said Thursday,...

Care Cure Cancer in 21st Century, Annual Symposium by LUMHS Jamshoro

JAMSHORO Mar. 05: LUMHS Jamshoro is celebrating its golden Jubilee. On this occasion there is an Annual Symposium. The theme for the Annual Symposium is “Care...

Two health officials suspended for wasting vaccines worth $3.7 mn

Islamabad Mar. 04: Pakistani authorities have suspended two health officials after $3.7 million worth of vaccines donated by UNICEF to protect children from deadly...

Govt directs health departments to take steps against dengue virus

RAWALPINDI Mar. 03: The provincial government has issued directives to the Rawalpindi Health Directorate to coordinate with all the government departments to put in...

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