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Dr Taneer Ahmed

The writer has an MBBS from Ziauddin Medical University and she covers health at SAMAA Digital. Reach her at taneer.ahmed@samaa.tv
143 more dengue cases reported in Karachi

143 more dengue cases reported in Karachi

Sindh's tally reaches 4,691

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October 10, 2019

 
What the government is doing to tackle Larkana’s HIV crisis

What the government is doing to tackle Larkana’s HIV crisis

Number of HIV-positive cases has reached 1,112

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October 9, 2019

 
Culling isn’t the answer: experts on eliminating rabies in Karachi

Culling isn’t the answer: experts on eliminating rabies in Karachi

Over 160,000 dog bite cases are reported in Pakistan yearly

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October 5, 2019

 
Eighth polio case reported in Sindh, tally reaches 72

Eighth polio case reported in Sindh, tally reaches 72

Two cases reported in Balochistan and KP

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October 5, 2019

 
Seventh polio case detected in Sindh, tally reaches 69

Seventh polio case detected in Sindh, tally reaches 69

Experts blame lack of political will, immunization gaps

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September 28, 2019

 
High consumption of tobacco, ghee risk factors for Alzheimer’s: experts

High consumption of tobacco, ghee risk factors for Alzheimer’s: experts

Speakers say Alzheimer’s is poorly understood

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September 23, 2019

 
‘Report the side effects of drugs to your doctor’

‘Report the side effects of drugs to your doctor’

Experts say people should question their doctors to educate themselves

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September 18, 2019

 
Number of HIV cases reported in Larkana rises to 1,038

Number of HIV cases reported in Larkana rises to 1,038

The govt plans to strengthen infection prevention and control

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September 6, 2019

 
‘Abusers prey on vulnerable children’

‘Abusers prey on vulnerable children’

Karachi hosts conference to raise awareness on child abuse

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August 31, 2019

 
‘Govt won’t work till forced by the law’

‘Govt won’t work till forced by the law’

Civil society condemns bickering among local, provincial, federal governments

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August 30, 2019

 
Sindh’s medical community expresses solidarity with Kashmir

Sindh’s medical community expresses solidarity with Kashmir

They observed PM Khan's 'Kashmir Hour'

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August 30, 2019

 
Don’t keep entrance exam on Muharram 8: Sindh health minister

Don’t keep entrance exam on Muharram 8: Sindh health minister

Urges PMDC to reconsider medical entry exam date

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August 27, 2019

 
Even short-term exposure to air pollution kills: study

Even short-term exposure to air pollution kills: study

As harmful as smoking a pack of cigarettes daily

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August 26, 2019

 
How to optimise your child’s health

How to optimise your child’s health

There remains very little accurate information in this regard

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August 20, 2019

 
Another Congo case reported in Karachi

Another Congo case reported in Karachi

Man infected after tick bite at cattle market before Eid

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August 17, 2019

 
Health cards can’t solve Sindh’s health crisis on their own

Health cards can’t solve Sindh’s health crisis on their own

People confuse them with debit cards, say experts  

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August 9, 2019

 
Here’s how to stay safe and healthy this monsoon
 
World Hepatitis Day: How to protect yourself from hepatitis

World Hepatitis Day: How to protect yourself from hepatitis

The disease is both preventable and curable

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July 28, 2019

 
Why are Sindh’s nurses protesting?

Why are Sindh’s nurses protesting?

They want the govt to keep its promises

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July 13, 2019

 
Sindh nurses half-heartedly continue Karachi protest for ninth consecutive day

Sindh nurses half-heartedly continue Karachi protest for ninth consecutive day

Not everyone was sure what they were protesting

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July 12, 2019

 
Antibiotics in Pakistani animals and what you eat

Antibiotics in Pakistani animals and what you eat

AMR jeopardises a person’s chances of treating serious infections

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July 9, 2019

 
 
 
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