Civil groups call for stopping capital flight

Speakers at a human chain programme on Wednesday urged the...

Scientists develop effective wound recovering bandage

A Northwestern University team in the United States has developed...

Bottle feeding is a woman's right, says RCM

If a woman decides not to breastfeed her baby it...

500-bed burn Institute to start journey in Sept

Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammed Nasim on Sunday expressed...

Experts stress over awareness for recovery of stroke

Speakers at a programme on Saturday stressed raising awareness among...

Scientists trialling premature birth test

Scientists are trialling a blood test that may predict whether...

Microplastics in human body great risk to health: Research

Many of the microplastics in human body come from the...

Philip Morris plans to bring iQOS device for Indian smokers

Philip Morris International Inc is planning to launch its iQOS...

'DIY abortion' doubles in modern time

Global online searches for abortion pills have more than doubled...

New factory of Essential Drugs to open in July

The third plant of the country’s only state-owned pharmaceutical manufacturer...

US study reveals more kids dying from injuries

Murder, suicide, car crashes, and addiction have all contributed to...

First womb transplant in UK 'by end of 2018'

The surgeon planning to do the first womb transplant in...

Nasim seeks more budgetary allocation for health sector

Health and Family Welfare Minister Mohammed Nasim on Monday called...

Cholera outbreak in Nigeria kills 16: Official

Cholera cases in northeastern Nigeria's Adamawa have risen to 909...

Four more die in E.Coli outbreak in US

Four more people died from an E. coli outbreak linked...

Physically demanding jobs may shorten men’s lifespan

Despite much evidence that getting lots of physical activity bodes...

Minister warns of action against unnecessary caesarean operations

State Minister for Health and Family Welfare Zahid Malek on Sunday warned that action will be taken against private hospitals if found conducting caesarean operation to pregnant women unnecessarily. "The rate of caesarean operation at private hospitals is over 70-80 per cent which should not be more than 15 per...