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4th Health Innovation Exhibition ‘2018
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4th Health Innovation Exhibition ‘2018

KARACHI- Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), in collaboration with a US-based NGO, Distinguish Innovation Commercialization Entrepreneur (DICE) Foundation is organizing the 4th Health Innovation Exhibition 2018, which is scheduled to begin from October 12th at the Expo Center, Karachi. In this two-day exhibition, 35 universities from across the country will present more than 150 research-based…

Children Hospital employees boycott duties for two hours
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Children Hospital employees boycott duties for two hours

KARACHI- On October 5th the staff of Sindh Government Children Hospital (SGCH), North Karachi staged a protest demonstration and boycotted OPDs for two hours, demanding release of funds for their salaries.     More than 350 employees including doctors, paramedical staff, nurses and other administrative officials working under Poverty Eradication Initiative (PEI), a non-governmental organization…

Karachi still plagued by Dengue
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Karachi still plagued by Dengue

– 46 more cases emerge from Karachi city KARACHI-  As many as 46 more dengue fever cases were reported across the city of Karachi within a week, taking the reported cases toll to 815, since 1st January 2018. As per the weekly report issued by Prevention and Control Program for Dengue in Sindh, at least…

DMC POINT IN A TERRIBLE ACCIDENT
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DMC POINT IN A TERRIBLE ACCIDENT

Karachi- On the evening of October 2nd a Dow Medical College point met with a terrible accident after the brakes of the vehicle failed, and the driver lost all control of it. The accident took place in DHA Phase 1. While in conversation with Medical News an insider told us that “Three people were hit…

CHK Faces Shortage of Anti-Rabies Vaccines
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CHK Faces Shortage of Anti-Rabies Vaccines

KARACHI- Dr. Ruth Pfau, Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK) has been facing a shortage of Anti-Rabies Vaccines (ARVs), and many patients have been compelled to visit private medical centres for treatment. Sources at CHK revealed that, about 50 to 60 new dog bite cases are being reported at Rabies Centre every day, while 60 to 70…

AMTF; Facilitating Thalassemia Treatment Modalities
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AMTF; Facilitating Thalassemia Treatment Modalities

KARACHI- The Afzaal Memorial Thalassemia Foundation (AMTF) was recently visited by a delegation of CSR Club of Pakistan, to evaluate the services that have been provided by the foundation, absolutely free of charge, for children suffering from deadly blood disorders. The treatment centre of Afzaal Memorial Thalassemia Foundation (AMTF) houses a maintained pharmacy, laboratory, diagnostic…

60 More Chest Pain Units to Be Established Across Sindh
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60 More Chest Pain Units to Be Established Across Sindh

KARACHI- The National Institute of Cardiovascular Diseases (NICVD) in collaboration with the Government of Sindh has decided to establish 60 more state-of-the-art Chest Pain Units across the province of Sindh, in fiscal year 2018-19, in order to facilitate patients suffering from chest pain. These new Chest Pain Units would be established throughout the province within…

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