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Say NO to Formula Milk!
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Say NO to Formula Milk!

Breastfeeding; An integral part of developing strong immunity in children KARACHI–   Dow University of Health Sciences (DUHS), held a Breastfeeding Promoters Initiatives Program, organized by Nutrition’s Support Program and other health oriented associations. Provincial Caretaker Minister for Health, Education and Population Welfare Sindh Dr. Saadia Rizvi addressed the audience and stated that, statistically, the rate…

Karachi’s Mayor Inaugurates Children Emergency Block at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital
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Karachi’s Mayor Inaugurates Children Emergency Block at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital

KARACHI- Karachi city’s Mayor, Mr. Wasim Akhtar inaugurated the children’s emergency block at Abbasi Shaheed Hospital. This block has been established in collaboration with the Child Life Foundation. Many important personalities were present at this occasion including, Metropolitan Commissioner Dr. Saif ur Rehman, CEO of Children Life Foundation Dr. Ahsan, Chairman of DMC Central Rehan…

Innovations in Orthopedics! -Trained Team from UK Demonstrates New Techniques
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Innovations in Orthopedics! -Trained Team from UK Demonstrates New Techniques

Karachi: A specialist team of orthopedic and plastic consultant surgeons from United Kingdom (UK), consisting of seven members, visited Karachi to demonstrate the latest techniques in orthopedic surgery. Specialists from UK’s Regenerative Clinic in London shared their knowledge and clinical expertise with Pakistan’s specialists. This program was held at South City Hospital, Clifton and Jinnah…

‘Ethical Practice Must Be a Part of Paramedical Staff’s Curriculum.’ – Dr. Salim Ahmed Soomro
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‘Ethical Practice Must Be a Part of Paramedical Staff’s Curriculum.’ – Dr. Salim Ahmed Soomro

KARACHI – Prof Dr. Salim Ahmed Soomro, Professor of Surgery and Head of Department Surgical Ward 26 at JPMC passed a statemet regarding the importance of practicing ethically, during the health session of Savior Club, following Jimmy’s message. Jimmy’s message states; “Don’t prick IV bottles, it can spread Hepatitis.” This message was a part of…

Eye Camp for Truck Drivers Arranged
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Eye Camp for Truck Drivers Arranged

Karachi–Shell Pakistan Limited (SPL) in partnership with Layton Rahmatulla Benevolent Trust (LRBT), has been working for over 15 years to ensure healthy eyesight of drivers, customers and community members by offering eye testing for truck drivers, as part of its road safety outreach program. This eye camp was arranged along with iftar for the haulier’s…

Health Minister Visits CHK
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Health Minister Visits CHK

KARACHI– Caretaker Provincial Minister for Health, Dr. Saadia Rizvi paid a surprise visit to Dr. Ruth Pfau Civil Hospital Karachi (CHK), to assess the overall condition of the hospital, including their staff attendance, cleanliness of the premises and delivery of services. She also spoke to the patients and their attendants about the services and facilities provided…

PMA Expresses Concern over Campaign against Dr. Saeed Akhtar
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PMA Expresses Concern over Campaign against Dr. Saeed Akhtar

KARACHI– Pakistan Medical Association (PMA) showed their concern over the ongoing campaign against senior Dr. Saeed Akhtar, Head of Pakistan Kidney and Liver Transplant Institute, Lahore. President, Prof Muhammad Ashraf Nizami, Secretary General PMA, Dr. SM Qaisar Sajjad and other senior members of the association, advocated for Dr. Akhtar, stating that he is a renowned…

PIMA Condemns Killings of Medical Staff in Gaza
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PIMA Condemns Killings of Medical Staff in Gaza

KARACHI–  Central President of Pakistan Islamic Medical Association (PIMA); Muhammad Afzal Mian has strongly condemned the recent bombings on Palestinians in Gaza by the Israeli forces, targeting hospitals, injuring and killing their medical staff. PIMA called upon all the Human Rights Organizations, The United Nations, World Health Organization, Muslim countries across the globe, including Pakistan,…

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