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World Osteoporosis & Osteoarthritis Day observed at Dow University
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World Osteoporosis & Osteoarthritis Day observed at Dow University

Karachi: The World Osteoporosis & Osteoarthritis Day is observed to mark the launch of a year-long campaign dedicated to raising global awareness of prevention, diagnosis and treatment of Osteoporosis and Arthritis. Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), in collaboration with Pakistan Orthopedic Association (POA) and Pakistan Society for Rheumatology (PSR) celebrated World Osteoporosis & Osteoarthritis…

Dispensary shut down after roof collapsed and injured a lady
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Dispensary shut down after roof collapsed and injured a lady

Karachi: The administration department of the Karachi Metropolitan Corporation (KMC) has decided to shut down a dispensary located in Kiamari town after the unfortunate incident where a part of the roof fell on lady health visitor recently. According to the administration, KMC has taken immediate steps in closing down the Maripur Village Dispensary after Shaheen…

Samsung Electronics donated 3 units of Latest Echocardiography Color Doppler machines to J.P.M.C Karachi
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Samsung Electronics donated 3 units of Latest Echocardiography Color Doppler machines to J.P.M.C Karachi

Karachi: August 11, 2014 Samsung electronics, under its corporate social responsibility initiative, donated 3 units of Echocardiography Color Doppler machines to J.P.M.C Karachi. An inauguration ceremony took place at the Radiology department of J.P.M.C where Samsung announced to donate three (3 units) of the latest Color Doppler’s ultrasound machines to the hospital. The announcement received…

PDA Symposium Postponed‏
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PDA Symposium Postponed‏

Karachi– The Pakistan Dental Association (PDA) symposium has been postponed sighting the political activity due on the 18th of October 2014. The announcement has come after a high level meeting of the PDA Executive Committee earlier today. The DNES Style Italiano Workshop shall take place as scheduled earlier on the 19th of October 2014 at…

World Mental Health Day article‏
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World Mental Health Day article‏

Prominent Pakistani psychiatrists observe World Mental Health Day Karachi: Currently, an estimated thirty to forty million people in Pakistan are suffering from different mental disorders from which 2% are in need of urgent treatment and care, according to a statement given by Dr Syed Mubeen Akhtar, a well known psychiatrist, during a press conference held…

NICVD sans hygiene
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NICVD sans hygiene

Karachi: National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) the premier cardiac hospital with a daily OPD of 100s of patients has unhygienic conditions all around it with leaking sewage water posing serious threats to the health of patients, attendants and staff working there. Visit to the hospital shows continuously leaking sewage water at the main entrance…

CHK gets Fibro Scanner
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CHK gets Fibro Scanner

Karachi: The Civil Hospital Karachi got the first ever Fibro-scan machine in public sector which will help in timely and correct diagnoses of chronic liver disease. Fibro-scan is a modern machine which gives information which previously was possible through liver biopsy only and the best thing is that there is no intervention. Liver diseases like;…

DUHS (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2014
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DUHS (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2014

Prof Masood’s 3rd tenure as Dow VC Karachi: Sindh Government once again has appointed the Former Vice-Chancellor of Dow University of Health Science (DUHS) Prof Masood Hameed Khan on the post of VC for their time and also issued DUHS (Amendment) Ordinance 2014.   As per details, DUHS (Amendment) Ordinance 2014 has issued on 15 September…

Another polio case in Quetta detected
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Another polio case in Quetta detected

Quetta: Another polio case was detected in a 12-month-old baby in the provincial capital. Dr Ishaq Panezai of Balochistan’s health department said the virus was found in 12-month-old Gul Muhammad, born to a family residing in Quetta’s Eastern Bypass area. Panezai said Gul Muhammad’s family did not have the polio drops administered to the child…

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