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Hair Transplant Surgery Gains Popularity In Pakistan
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Hair Transplant Surgery Gains Popularity In Pakistan

The once barren field that was Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif’s head prior to his exile, caught the attention of thousands across the country upon his return, full of dark, lustrous hair. Hair transplantation facilities and professionals existed in different parts of the country, but the procedure didn’t gain any popularity till people witnessed the results…

IBA introduces Post-Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management
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IBA introduces Post-Graduate Diploma in Hospital Management

Karachi: The Institute of Business Administration has introduced a Post Graduate Hospital Management Diploma, the first session of which will commence from January 2015. The Programme has been designed for individuals associated with medical, dental, pharmaceutical or nursing or allied fields interested in pursuing a Healthcare/Hospital Management career. It is aimed at equipping young individuals…

Power failure at NICH leaves four children dead
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Power failure at NICH leaves four children dead

Karachi: A power failure at the National Institute of Child Health, Karachi left four infants dead, after the supply to their incubators was cut. Four infants were on oxygen support via incubators when the power failure occurred, claiming the young lives. According to the Hospital officials, a few other children are in critical condition as…

Disaffiliation of private Medical/Dental colleges seen as an effort to destroy University of Karachi
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Disaffiliation of private Medical/Dental colleges seen as an effort to destroy University of Karachi

Karachi: Chairman, Action Committee for Karachi University Medical College, Shamoon Noushad on Thursday said hindrance in the establishment of medical college and hospital in Karachi University, and disaffiliation of private medical colleges is a preplanned effort to destroy a national institution like KU. This was stated during a press conference organized by the Action committee…

Leading welfare societies join hands to provide medical treatment to Ashura mourners
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Leading welfare societies join hands to provide medical treatment to Ashura mourners

Karachi: Pakistan Red Crescent Society (PRCS) Sindh in collaboration with the Jafaria Disaster Management Cell Welfare Organization have provided medical treatment to around 300 mourners during a two-day medical camp organized in connection with Youm-e-Ashoor at Numaish Chowrangi.  The two-day medical camp was established on the directive of Chairperson PRCS Sindh Farzana Naik, under the…

District Central announces 3-day Polio immunization campaign
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District Central announces 3-day Polio immunization campaign

Karachi: Deputy Commissioner, District Central, Dr Syed Saif-ur-Rehman directed officials to ensure marking of doors and fingers of children following the administration of anti-polio vaccines in order to minimize chances of missing out any children. “Elimination of Polio from Pakistan is the top most priority of the Government” stated Dr Saif.  He also said that…

Hospitals ready and equipped to manage any Nilofer-related emergencies
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Hospitals ready and equipped to manage any Nilofer-related emergencies

Karachi: Commissioner Karachi, Shoaib Ahmed Siddiqui confirmed that all arrangements had been finalized to deal with possible Tropical Cyclone Nilofar and heavy rains, while a disaster management ward with 100 bed capacity has also been established at the Abbasi Shaheed Hospital. He shared this information during his visit of the city’s hospitals. Director Local Government…

Illegal motorcycle parking outside CHK a serious security concern
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Illegal motorcycle parking outside CHK a serious security concern

Karachi: The illegal motorcycle parking outside Civil Hospital’s Accident and Emergency Department has become a cause of serious concern for all patients, hospital employees and attendants. The hospital management has been advised to address this security issue numerous times but has failed to take any action so far. According to a senior official who wished…

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