Health

Belt and Road Initiative, Air University to organize LifeCon 2018 on January 15,16

Belt and Road Initiative, Air University to organize LifeCon 2018 on January 15,16

Two-day International conference LIFECON 2018, on life sciences and health system engineering, with the theme: “Belt and Road Initiative- Collaborating for a better future”, will be organized by Fazaia Medical College, Air University, on 15th & 16th January 2018 at the Auditorium of Air University, E9, Islamabad. ISLAMABAD (Asghar Ali Mubarak) The Two-day International conference […]

36th National Assembly Standing Committee on Health meeting  held under Chairmanship of Dr. Hafeez ur Rehman

36th National Assembly Standing Committee on Health meeting  held under Chairmanship of Dr. Hafeez ur Rehman

 By . Ehsan Ali Hashmi Islamabad; The 36th meeting of the Standing Committee on National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination was held today under the Chairmanship of Dr. Hafeez-ur-Rehman Khan Drishak, MNA. The meeting started with recitation from the Holy Quran. Then, the Committee decided to proceed with the agenda. The Committee unanimously confirmed the minutes of […]

PM announces health scheme for Thatta

PM announces health scheme for Thatta

PM announces health scheme for Thatta By News Desk Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif addressing a public gathering in Thatta on March 9, 2017. PHOTO: PML-N Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif on Thursday announced a health package in Thatta which includes the issuance of health cards for local residents and the construction of a 500-bed hospital. “I’m announcing […]

Israeli bombing kills two Palestinians in Gaza, its health ministry says

Israeli bombing kills two Palestinians in Gaza, its health ministry says

GAZA (Reuters) – The Gaza Health Ministry said an Israeli bombing of a tunnel near the Egyptian border killed two Palestinians on Thursday, but the military denied any involvement. The Gaza Health ministry spokesman said in a statement the two men were “martyred and five other people were wounded as a result of being targeted […]

Smoking costs $1.4 trillion in health care, labour loss: study

Smoking costs $1.4 trillion in health care, labour loss: study

PARIS: Smoking cost the world economy more than $1.4 trillion in 2012, and sucked up a twentieth of health care spending, a study said Tuesday. The killer habit consumed the equivalent of nearly two percent of global economic output or GDP, according to experts from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the American Cancer Society, […]

Four suspects who allegedly raped lady health workers killed in police encounter

Four suspects who allegedly raped lady health workers killed in police encounter

GUJRAT: All four suspects who were wanted for alleged rape of two lady health workers were killed in a police encounter in Gujrat, police informed. According to police, the suspects had stormed into a Basic Health Unit on December 30 last year and raped two lady health workers present inside. The suspects were arrested last […]

Four Polio Pakistani Workers Awarded in France

Four Polio Pakistani Workers Awarded in France

Paris, 24st October 2016. Four Pakistan Polio workers were awarded with prestigious Louis Pasteur medals by the Pasteur Institute of France in recognition of their laudable services towards eradication of Polio from Pakistan. Mohammad Khuram Shehzad, Syed Latif, Ms. Azra Altaf, and Mr. Aziz Memon were awarded the medals in an impressive ceremony held today […]

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Pakistan actively pursuing OIE agenda on animal Health, says Minister for Food Security

Paris, May 22, 2016: Federal Minister for National Food Security and Research Mr. Sikandar Hayat Bosan has said that Pakistan is actively pursuing the agenda of World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE). He was speaking at the 84th session of world assembly of delegates of OIE here today. Ha lauded the role of OIE in […]

Snake Massage Spa in Israel

Snake Massage Spa in Israel

An Israeli health and beauty spa is offering a creepy new service for its customers – Snake Massage. For just $80 you can have large slithering reptiles such as California and Florida king snakes, corn snakes and milk snakes, wriggle down your back and up your spine and across your face. If you don’t freak […]