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Turkish Hospitals to Introduce Traditional and Complementary Medicine
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Turkish Hospitals to Introduce Traditional and Complementary Medicine

ISTANBUL: Turkey’s Health Ministry has been planning to give Turkish hospitals authority to take up new traditional and complementary medicine practices, including blood-letting, in order to reduce medicine costs, minimize the addiction to chemical medication and fight against illegal activities done with the use of traditional medicines. In line with this, doctors will be able…

Medical Camp To Mark International Women’s Day
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Medical Camp To Mark International Women’s Day

KARACHI: Lady Teachers from the schools run under the administration of Karachi Municipal Corporation (KMC) largely attended a medical camp organized by a local NGO Sahar Foundation to commemorate International Women‘s Day. The teachers on the occasion were provided with an opportunity to get allessential medical tests conducted on honorary basis, coupled with provision for 15 days free of cost medication…

UAE Extends Support to Pak Health, Education Sectors
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UAE Extends Support to Pak Health, Education Sectors

LAHORE: UAE is committed to provide full support to Pakistan, especially in education and healthcare as these sectors are important for the future generation of the country. This was said by United Arab Emirates Ambassador Obaid Ibrahim Salim Al-Zaabi during his visit to Shaikh Zayed Hospital Lahore. Shaikh Zayed Medical Complex (SZMC) Chairperson Prof Farid Ahmad…

BEWARE: Carrying Medicines to UAE Can Get You Arrested
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BEWARE: Carrying Medicines to UAE Can Get You Arrested

A British man, 61-year-old Perry Coppins, was detained in Dubai after he was arrested for carrying anti-anxiety medications through customs. He was put in jail for five weeks while awaiting his first trial, and faces a potential four-year jail sentence. The story has highlighted the need for extra vigilance when travelling to the United Arab Emirates…

Pakistan ranked world’s best travel destination 2018
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Pakistan ranked world’s best travel destination 2018

Islamabad: Pakistan has been ranked the world’s top travel destination for 2018 by the British Backpacker Society, which described Pakistan as “one of the friendliest countries on earth, with mountain scenery that is beyond anyone’s wildest imagination”. The British Backpacker Society announced the results, ranking the world’s top 20 adventure travel destinations for 2018, which…

Mother Gives Birth To A Real-Life ‘Mermaid’
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Mother Gives Birth To A Real-Life ‘Mermaid’

Baby born with legs fused together tragically dies four hours later KOLKATA: A mother astonished doctors when she gave birth to India’s second ever ‘mermaid baby’ but sadly lost it just four hours later. The unnamed baby, whose sex was unclear due to its underdeveloped pelvis and fused legs, suffered from a rare condition known…

American Heart Association President’s Heart Fails Him
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American Heart Association President’s Heart Fails Him

CALIFORNIA: In an ironic turn of events, the president of the American Heart Association, Dr. John Warner, suffered a heart attack on a morning in mid-November during the AHA organization’s flagship scientific conference taking place in Anaheim, California a five-day conference on cardiovascular science. Dr. Warner is only 52 years old. Even being at the handle…

Sindh Govt. Links International Hands for Major Health Projects
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Sindh Govt. Links International Hands for Major Health Projects

KARACHI- German and Chinese firms have jointly offered the Sindh government to finance and build three key health projects, including a 200-bed cancer hospital, a 200-bed hospital with the facility of organ transplantation and a 30-50 bed emergency centre on build-operate-transfer (BOT) model. This offer was made in a joint meeting of the management of the firms,…

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