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Medical Technologists In Need of Service Structure
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Medical Technologists In Need of Service Structure

KARACHI-  Medical Lab Technologists Association of Pakistan (MLTAP) demanded the implementation of a Service Structure for Medical Technologists working within the Health Department Sindh, from Scale 17 to 20 on the pattern of Punjab. This discussion took place during an important meeting of MLTAP held in Karachi. It was attended by the association’s president Muhammad…

Time to Evaluate Our Lifestyle:  DIABETES, Increasing at an Alarming Rate
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Time to Evaluate Our Lifestyle: DIABETES, Increasing at an Alarming Rate

KARACHI– International and National Diabetes specialists have expressed concerns on the alarmingly increasing rate of diabetes in urban as well as rural areas of Pakistan. They stressed upon educating the people and care givers to prevent this disease. Speaking at the Sanofi’s Diabetes Conference, the panel of medical experts led by Secretary General of the Diabetic…

Revolutionary Reforms in health sector: CM Punjab
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Revolutionary Reforms in health sector: CM Punjab

Lahore: Chief Minister Punjab Muhammad Shahbaz Sharif has said that reforms in the health sector have resulted in a revolutionary change as public hospitals across Punjab have been provided with modern medical equipment and the health culture has been changed due to latest equipment, top quality medicines and better management health reforms. The chief minister…

Over 27,000 new TB Cases in Balochistan
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Over 27,000 new TB Cases in Balochistan

Quetta: In an effort to end the TB epidemic in Balochistan, the provincial health department has launched a project called ‘Ao TB mitao’ to commemorate World Tuberculosis Day. A hospital in Karachi has provided technical support for the project while the Global Fund has provided the financial support, TB Control Programme Balochistan Manager Dr Sultan Ahmed…

Beware of TB Symptoms get Yourself Screened
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Beware of TB Symptoms get Yourself Screened

Karachi: Addressing different awareness seminars and lectures organised in the city in connection with World Tuberculosis Day, which is observed every year on March 24, pulmonologists and other health experts urged people to screen themselves for TB if they experience a lasting cough. They also advised people against ignoring symptoms such as fatigue, coughing up…

DEPI Committee’s Meeting at Larkana
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DEPI Committee’s Meeting at Larkana

Larkana: Deputy Commissioner (DC) Larkana, Kashif Ali Tipu, has urged the officers of Health Department, elected representatives, NGOs, teachers, scouts, students and social workers to play their role in administering anti-polio drops to the children aged below five years during a four-day anti-polio campaign.. He said this while presiding over a meeting of District EPI & Polio Eradication…

Dr. Seemin Jamali to Be Conferred with a Civil Award
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Dr. Seemin Jamali to Be Conferred with a Civil Award

KARACHI– Executive Director, Jinnah Postgraduate Medical Centre (JPMC),  Dr. Seemin Jamali will be honored with a Civil Award, for her outstanding achievement in the field of Health Services. This ceremony is scheduled to be held on March 23, 2018 at President House, Islamabad. Honorable President of Pakistan, Mr. Mamnoon Hussain has approved names of the…

PPA DEMANDS: Drug Inspectors Needed at Taluka Level
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PPA DEMANDS: Drug Inspectors Needed at Taluka Level

KARACHI–  The Central President, Pakistan Pharmacists Association(PPA), Mushtaq Chaudhary, made demands in front of the Government of Sindh, to appoint drug inspectors at Taluka level, as currently only nine drug inspectors are available in 29 districts of Sindh. President of PPA, while addressing a press conference at Karachi Press Club, exclaimed that services of our pharmacists…

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