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DUHS (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2014
Regional News

DUHS (AMENDMENT) ORDINANCE 2014

Prof Masood’s 3rd tenure as Dow VC Karachi: Sindh Government once again has appointed the Former Vice-Chancellor of Dow University of Health Science (DUHS) Prof Masood Hameed Khan on the post of VC for their time and also issued DUHS (Amendment) Ordinance 2014.   As per details, DUHS (Amendment) Ordinance 2014 has issued on 15 September…

Prof Nazia appointed as Principal FMH‏
National News

Prof Nazia appointed as Principal FMH‏

Lahore: Prof. Dr Nazia Yazdanie has been appointed as the Principal of the Fatima Memorial Hospital in Lahore. Prof Yazdanie is also the Dean of Postgraduate Studies. Dr Nazia is one of Pakistan’s most renown Prosthodontists, and she is respected widely for her sound understanding of the subject.

World Peace Threatened‏
International News

World Peace Threatened‏

UNITED NATIONS: The UN Security Council has adopted a resolution declaring the Ebola outbreak a threat to world’s peace and security. The resolution, which was adopted unanimously, came after the UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon warned that the number of Ebola infections was doubling every three weeks, in particular in Liberia. It was learnt that…

Prof. Dr. S.M Rab passed away today in Karachi
International News

Prof. Dr. S.M Rab passed away today in Karachi

Karachi: Prof. Dr. S.M Rab, a reknowned Cardiac Physician of Pakistan, passed away today in Karachi around 5AM reportedly due to cardiac arrest at the age of 87. He had been suffering from the symptoms. Professor Dr. Rab was one of the founding fellows of the College of Physicians and Surgeons Pakistan. He had held…

24-Year-Old Woman Born Without Cerebellum
International News

24-Year-Old Woman Born Without Cerebellum

The cerebellum is a portion of the brain that is responsible for fine motor movements including posture, balance, motor learning (like learning to kick a ball), and speech. Located at the base of the skull, the cerebellum contains about half of all neurons in the brain, though it represents only 10% of the volume. Losing…

Karachi at risk of Congo Epidemic
National News

Karachi at risk of Congo Epidemic

Karachi: Haemoraging fever including congo and dengue may take on the shape of an epidemic if not addressed properly, talking to Medical News Dr Saqib Hussain Ansari a renowned haematologist expressed. Dr Saqib said that Karachi is at a risk only if the provincial authorities concerned could not impose complete ban on the entry of…

18 million with Hepatitis in Pakistan
National News

18 million with Hepatitis in Pakistan

Karachi : In a seminar and hepatitis posters exhibition organized jointly  by Health Foundation and Pakistan Medical Association (PMA)   at PMA House Karachi here it was revealed that an estimated 18 million people in Pakistan suffer from Hepatitis. According to Untied Nation report there are 150 million infected hepatitis patients in the world and Pakistan…

Another polio case in Quetta detected
Regional News

Another polio case in Quetta detected

Quetta: Another polio case was detected in a 12-month-old baby in the provincial capital. Dr Ishaq Panezai of Balochistan’s health department said the virus was found in 12-month-old Gul Muhammad, born to a family residing in Quetta’s Eastern Bypass area. Panezai said Gul Muhammad’s family did not have the polio drops administered to the child…

No Health Professional Allowance for SGRH Doctors
Regional News

No Health Professional Allowance for SGRH Doctors

Lahore: Doctors working at Sir Ganga Ram Hospital have been deprived of their Health Professional Allowance which was approved and issued in January, 2013. The notification issued on Jan 01,2013,  it was ordered to give doctors and professors falling in  BPS:17 – 20  a raise of Rs.1200 on account of Health Professional Allowance  with retrospective…

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