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PITB holds a seminar on Breast Cancer

Lahore: Punjab IT Board  organised a seminar at Arfa Software Technology Park in order to create awareness about Breast Cancer on Thursday. The women staff members of PITB and female students of Information Technology University participated in the seminar. Mrs Tehreen Umar Saif was the prestigious chief guest of the event ... Read More »

The Chinese engineer discharged from LGH after complete recovery

Lahore: The Chinese engineer, Chawang Khin, who was seriously injured by falling while working on under-construction coal power plant in Sahiwal has been discharged from Lahore General Hospital after complete recovery. Other colleagues of Chinese engineer were also present on the occasion who raised slogans of Pak-China friendship zindabad. Chinese engineer ... Read More »

Sixty percent of the children die within two years of blindness

Lahore: Pakistan has a children population of about 90 million out of which 1.5 million children are blind. Many children don’t know they have a vision problem because they assume they see the way everyone around them sees. Vision problems affect millions of primary school children nationwide while sixty percent ... Read More »

Pakistan is lagging behind in the prevention of blindness:Lt. Gen(R) Hamid Javaid

Lahore: Al-Shifa Trust Eye Hospital on Tuesday said Pakistan is lagging behind in the prevention of blindness due to host of reasons as 85 percent of the total blind population could have been treated by timely intervention. Ten percent school going children have vision related issues while majority remains unaware ... Read More »

Prof. Khalid Mehmood constitute committee to conduct test of Hafiz e Quran candidates

Lahore: Principal Post Graduate Medical Institute and Lahore General Hospital Prof. Khalid Mehmood has constituted a four member committee to conduct test of Hafiz e Quran candidates who have applied for admission at Nursing School, Lahore General Hospital for 3 year nursing training course. The test is held on 27 October, 2015 at nursing ... Read More »

Effective measures against dengue should be continued :CM Punjab

Lahore: Punjab Chief Minister Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has directed Provincial Cabinet Committee on Dengue Eradication that like other cities, effective measures against dengue should also be continued in Rawalpindi and Multan and special attention should be paid to indoor surveillance. He said that the strategy evolved for controlling dengue should ... Read More »

The World Polio Day is being commemorated on 24 October

Lahore: The World Polio Day is being commemorated around the globe on 24 October, Saturday. The World Polio Day is annually observed on October 24 to commemorate the fight against poliomyelitis and pay tribute to Jonas Salk, American medical researcher and virologist who led the first team that developed a ... Read More »

General (R) Zia ud Din Khawaja chairs a meeting of Board of Management LGH

Lahore: A meeting of Board of Management, Post Graduate Medical Institute, under the Chairmanship of General Retd. Zia ud Din Khawaja, held here in the committee room of Lahore General Hospital today, which was attended by members of the board, Principal Prof. Dr. Khalid Mahmood, Prof. Furrakh Zaman and MS ... Read More »

30 thousand dengue kits are being distributed in Rawalpindi to control dengue outbreak

Lahore: 30 thousand dengue kits are being distributed in Rawalpindi on emergency basis to control dengue outbreak. Dengue kits will contain mospel lotion, aquapura tablets to purify stored drinking water and awareness literature pertaining to preventive measures. It was stated by Secretary Health Punjab Jawad Rafique Malik while presiding over ... Read More »

Punjab Health Department promotes 273 charge nurses to the rank of Head nurses

Lahore: Punjab Health Department has promoted 273 charge nurses to the rank of Head nurses (BS-17). A spokesman of Health Department has said that the notification of the promotion of charge nurses as head nurses has been uploaded on the official website of Health Department Punjab. Read More »

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