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Taking high doses of apricot kernel extract could be lethal: report

Taking high doses of apricot kernel extract could be lethal: report

September 12, 2017 6:14 am

A man who for five years took daily doses of apricot kernel extract — touted as a natural cancer shield — ended up with cyanide poisoning, a medical journal reported Tuesday. The...
 
Cholesterol drug reduces death in men without heart disease

Cholesterol drug reduces death in men without heart disease

September 7, 2017 10:43 am

WASHINGTON: A cholesterol drug reduced by...

Good and bad news on aspirin and colon cancer: study

Good and bad news on aspirin and colon cancer: study

September 6, 2017 5:56 am

Daily aspirin use — known to...
This video depicting plight of thirsty Somali children will leave you in tears

This video depicting plight of thirsty Somali children will leave you in tears

September 3, 2017 2:05 pm

NEWS DESK: Over 2.4 million children...

A bad work environment can be bad for your health

A bad work environment can be bad for your health

September 3, 2017 12:25 pm

NEWS DESK: Don’t hit the snooze...
Sewage, fecal bacteria in Hurricane Harvey floodwaters

Sewage, fecal bacteria in Hurricane Harvey floodwaters

September 3, 2017 10:47 am

NEWS DESK: Hurricane Harvey and its...

Watch: Environment degradation in Karachi due to offals of sacrificial animals

Watch: Environment degradation in Karachi due to offals of sacrificial animals

September 2, 2017 7:51 pm

The environment of Karachi is being...
Kulsoom Nawaz discharged from hospital

Kulsoom Nawaz discharged from hospital

September 1, 2017 6:17 pm

LONDON: Begum Kulsoom Nawaz, wife of...
 
Houston residents face red fire ants after Harvey devastation

Houston residents face red fire ants after Harvey devastation

August 30, 2017 10:46 am

NEWS DESK: Thousands in Houston are...
E-cigarettes, water pipes may lead to increased tobacco use

E-cigarettes, water pipes may lead to increased tobacco use

August 29, 2017 2:58 am

ISLAMABAD: A recent study has revealed...

German killer nurse murdered ‘at least 90 patients’: police

German killer nurse murdered ‘at least 90 patients’: police

August 28, 2017 5:05 pm

BERLIN: A male nurse jailed for...
Dengue epidemic grips KP as cases surge to 3090 with 10 deaths reported

Dengue epidemic grips KP as cases surge to 3090 with 10 deaths reported

August 28, 2017 4:44 pm

PESHAWAR: The dengue epidemic has tightened...

Women dying from heart attack nearly halved in two decades: Study

Women dying from heart attack nearly halved in two decades: Study

August 28, 2017 2:04 pm

ISLAMABAD: Study has recently found that...
5 ‘healthy’ foods that are making you FAT

5 ‘healthy’ foods that are making you FAT

August 28, 2017 10:08 am

NEWS DESK: There are certain ‘so-called...

Every single polio case be taken seriously till complete eradication: PM

Every single polio case be taken seriously till complete eradication: PM

August 25, 2017 8:20 pm

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi...
Crystal meth abuse popular in Karachi

Crystal meth abuse popular in Karachi

August 25, 2017 1:10 pm

NEWS DESK: Abuse of crystal meth...
 
 
 

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