Thursday , September 20 2018
Latest News
Home / Health (page 133)

Category Archives: Health

Feed Subscription

War against dengue will continue:Secretary Health Punjab

Lahore: Private hospitals would extend all possible cooperation to the government for providing free treatment facilities to the dengue patients, if needed. This assurance was given by the representatives of private hospitals administration in a meeting, chaired by , Arif Nadeem, here today. The meeting was attended by a large ... Read More »

Adhoc Doctors will get salaries before Eid

Lahore: Punjab Chief Minister, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has ordered the Provincial Finance Department to immediately released the first month’s salaries of 393 medical officers, working on adhoc basis. According to the spokesman of Health Department, these doctors had been appointed on adhoc basis on 5th and 6th July and as ... Read More »

Brides becoming blind after using contact lenses for beauty

Rawalpindi: Trend of using contact lenses for cosmetic reasons in on the increase in Pakistan which is leading to very serious eye and vision problems, a leading eye hospital warned Wednesday. Roadside beauty parlours and quacks are providing inferior quality contact lenses to women seeking enhanced appearance which is leading ... Read More »

Punjab Government fears Dengue threat

Lahore:Punjab Chief Minister, Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has directed all the concerned departments to complete their arrangements and remain fully alert to cope with any possible outbreak of dengue. He said that due to heavy rains there is a need to remain more careful about dengue and the process of indoor ... Read More »

Polio virus found in the sewage water samples in Karachi

Islamabad:Polio virus has been found in the sewage water samples collected from Gaddap town Karachi after a gap of about 4 months. Gaddap town is one of the poliovirus reservoirs in the country where a lot of efforts were made over the last 6 months to reach every child during ... Read More »

TACP Healthcare Commission pass resulation for improving the standard of healthcare

Lahore:Technical Advisory Committee of Punjab Healthcare Commission has adopted a unanimous resolution with regard to provision of facilities for improving the standard of healthcare in the province. This standard known as “Minimum Service Delivery Standards” (MSDS) will be implemented all over the province and will be binding upon government and ... Read More »

There is no shortage of NS-I kits in the teaching hospitals

Lahore:A Spokesman of Health Department has said that there is no shortage of NS-I kits in the teaching hospitals as every hospital has a sufficient stock of NS-I test kits for thousands patients, therefore, the rumors of shortage of such kits are baseless. The Spokesman further said that Mayo Hospital ... Read More »

MTAP election will be held on 8th of August

Lahore:The biannual elections of the Medical Teachers Association Punjab will be held on 8th august 2012. The last date for submission of nomination papers for various posts is 31st July 2012. the nomination papers can be submitted to the office of the secretary election commission of the MTA Punjab Dr ... Read More »

People can be saved from fatal diseases through precautionary measures:Kh Salman Rafique

Lahore: Khawaja Salman Rafique has said that the people can be saved from fatal diseases through precautionary and protective measures. He said that although hepatitis is a fatal disease yet is curable. He said that protection from it is easy but its treatment is costly. He expressed these views while ... Read More »

Seminar on Dengue in city

Lahore:A special seminar was arranged regarding dengue epidemic, its preventive and precautionary measures for the horticulture staff and sanitary workers in Allama Iqbal Medical College. Principal Prof. Mehmood Shaukat, Dr. Ashraf Majrooh Head of Community Medicines Department, Dr. Jalil Akhtar and other medical experts addressed on the occasion. The speakers ... Read More »

Scroll To Top