Dengue fever claimed 11 lives in 2015

As many as 3,692 dengue fever cases have been reported across the Sindh province in 2015, out of which 3,596 were detected in Karachi...

PM launches National Health Programme

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that launching of health insurance program is fulfillment of another promise by PML-N Government.Learn all about Pakistan National...

Conjoined twin girls separated in Afghan first: doctors

Paris - Doctors in Kabul have separated 15-day-old conjoined twin sisters -- a surgical first for Afghanistan, medical charity Chain of Hope said Thursday.Five...

Cleanliness Day for dengue eradication observed at RAC

Cleanliness Day for the eradication of Dengue was observed devotedly by Rawalpindi Arts Council here on Sunday. An anti-dengue walk led by Resident...

EBOLA: Testing vaccine highly effective and could be a “game changer: UN

Having achieved its “core objective” of scaling up global action to tackle the Ebola outbreak in West Africa, the United Nations Mission for...

5,000 more ambulances needed to help Karachiites in emergency situations

Medical experts on Saturday said Karachi city urgently needs 5,000 more state-of-the-art ambulances to cater the needs of 2.5million plus population of city and...

Police treat 130 heat stroke patients in Police Hospital

More than 130 heat stroke patients have been treated in Police Hospital, Garden, Karachi since 22nd June.A Sindh police release said a medical camp...

South Korea reports 15th MERS death, seven new cases

South Korea reported Sunday its 15th death from the MERS virus as the growing outbreak that has infected 145 forced one of the nation's...

KKF Pharmacy inaugurated in Landhi Medical Complex

Chief Trustee of Khidmat-e-Khalq Foundation Dr Nusrat Shaukat has inaugurated a pharmacy in Landhi Medical Complex. The pharmacy will be run by the...

USAID, WB and WHO to strengthen data-driven approach to global health

The U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), World Bank Group (WBG), World Health Organization (WHO) and country partners commit to increasing the use...

22 Clinics sealed for using expired medicines

The special teams of Sialkot health department have sealed as many as 22 clinics for using expired medicines and veterinary medicines on human beings...

Paramedical staff boycotts OPDs in CMCH

Pakistan Paramedical Staff Association, Chandka Medical College Hospital Larkana, boycotted all OPDs on Tuesday since morning including main OPD of Civil Hospital, Eye OPD,...

Saira Jawaid Kiani announces to support 100 thalassemic children

Saira Jawaid Kiani, a personality associated with fabric industry has announced that she will bear expenses of treatment of 100 thalassemic children registered at...

Ziauddin Hospital introduces “The Varian Trilogy System”

Every physician hopes to see cancer transformed from a terminal disease to a more manageable one, with the introduction of the world's most advanced...

Pakistan sees major drop in polio cases

Islamabad - Pakistan has seen a major fall in polio cases this year, officials said Thursday, as a military operation has allowed vaccinators to...

Health dept to distribute Sodium Hypochlorite to check Naegleria

Provincial Minister for Health Mehtab Hussain Dahar on Thursday said that his department in collaboration with Water Board Karachi (KWSB) will distribute the bottles...

Clubfoot Disability Free Pakistan program launched

The World Clubfoot Day (WCFD) was celebrated on Wednesday at Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) and Clubfoot Disability free Pakistan 2020 program launched with...

Chest ICU from 10th June at JPMC

An Intensive Care Unit (ICU) in Department of Chest Medicine Department, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) has been established under public-private partnership and it...

Air-conditioning system not functioning in Burns Center

Air-conditioning system at Burns Center, Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) has been not functioning for long time due to some technical fault, causing problems for...

Complete strike observed at JPMC, NICH

Healthcare services in two major government hospitals, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Center (JPMC) and National Institute of Child Health(NICH), remained suspend on Thursday due to...