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Sehatmand Sindh Program, soon to be launched
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Sehatmand Sindh Program, soon to be launched

Karachi- An introductory seminar of Sindh Planning and Development Board was recently organized, where it was discussed how malnutrition and stunted growth is a serious challenge for the children of Sindh. It was revealed that as many as 59% children of Sanghar District, Sindh, faced malnutrition and stunted growth, while the overall rate of child…

Blood Donation Camp held for Thalassaemia pts. by Sindh Police
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Blood Donation Camp held for Thalassaemia pts. by Sindh Police

KARACHI- In collaboration with Omair Sana Foundation (OSF), Sindh Police recently organized a Blood Donation Camp at Police Headquarter Saudabad. DIG East, Aamir Farooqui, SSP, Dr Qamar Rizvi, IGP, Sindh, Dr Kaleem Imam, General Secretary OSF, Dr Saqib Hussain Ansari, Dr Rahat Hussain and others were also present at this occasion. The donation camp was inaugurated…

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LGH seeks Sindh Government’s help for Up-gradation

KARACHI-  The Sindh Government Lyari General Hospital (LGH) management has reached out to Sindh Health Department, in order to attain support for the upgradation of various departments and the operation theatre of the hospital. Concerned authorities have been requested to provide the hospital with x-ray machines, color doppler scan, ultrasound machine and dental x-ray machine and…

Azra Pechucho Nominated as Pro-chancellor of Medical Universities
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Azra Pechucho Nominated as Pro-chancellor of Medical Universities

KARACHI- Chief Minister Sindh has nominated cabinet ministers as pro-chancellors of the public sector universities in Sindh.    According to the notification of Universities & Boards Department of Sindh, the CM has nominated the following cabinet ministers as pro-chancellors of government universities in Sindh as mentioned against each of them; Dr Azra Fazal Pechucho nominated as…

SHCC meets stakeholders to discuss anti-quackery strategy
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SHCC meets stakeholders to discuss anti-quackery strategy

Anti-quackery drive KARACHI: Chairperson Sindh Health Care Commission (SHCC), Dr Tipu Sultan said that there was a need of reestablishing the primary healthcare system, initiation of more basic health units, and mapping of the quacks operating in Sindh in order to gain reliable numbers. He touched on these pressing points while speaking at the one-day…

Kharadar General Hospital Inaugurates Nursing Education Block
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Kharadar General Hospital Inaugurates Nursing Education Block

KARACHI- The Kharadar General Hospital, recently, held a ceremony to inaugurate their new Nursing Education Block dedicated towards producing a skilled nursing staff to further improve our country’s healthcare delivery system.   Vice Chancellor Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), Prof. Mohammad Saeed Qureshi; President Kharadar General Hospital, Mr Bashir Jan Mohammad; and Chairperson Academic Council, Pakistan…

CHK to Acquire New MRI, CT Scan Soon
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CHK to Acquire New MRI, CT Scan Soon

KARACHI- Dr Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) management has decided to acquire the most advanced MRI and CT scan machines to provide better diagnostic facilities for both visiting and admitted patients, free of cost. Medical Superintendent, CHK, Dr Sabir Memon said that due to the increasing number of patients requiring MRI and CT scan facilities…

Spencer Eye Hospital to Reintroduce Cornea Transplantation
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Spencer Eye Hospital to Reintroduce Cornea Transplantation

KARACHI- Spencer Eye Hospital, a Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) run hospital, is said to be reintroducing their Cornea Transplantation Surgery, also known as Corneal Grafting, free of cost.  It was revealed that three to four surgeries would be performed every month within the health facility.The memorandum of understanding (MoU) signing ceremony will soon be held between…

Agha Steel Industries Inaugurates Agha Dialysis Centre
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Agha Steel Industries Inaugurates Agha Dialysis Centre

KARACHI- Approximately 21 million people in Pakistan are battling with chronic kidney disease. 80% of patients on dialysis die within a year, due to inaccessibility to proper treatment. Agha Welfare Trust, a CSR initiative of Agha Steel Industries Limited, inaugurated state-of-the-art Agha Dialysis Centre (ADC), in Karachi.  This dialysis centre is a 10 bedded facility, suitable for accommodating around…

TEVAR Procedure Performed at SMBB Trauma Centre
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TEVAR Procedure Performed at SMBB Trauma Centre

KARACHI– Shaheed Mohtarma Benazir Bhutto (SMBB) Trauma Centre, a public sector hospital in Karachi, successfully performed an operation on a patient suffering from a fatal disease, by using TEVAR (Thoracic Endo-Vascular Aneurysma Repair) procedure. To carry out this procedure for the first time in Sindh, a two-member team from Turkey, led by Dr Aytec, came to Pakistan. …

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