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Cancer kills over 8 million every year: WHO

Cancer kills over 8 million every year: WHO

February 6, 2017 5:24 pm

UNITED NATIONS: Cancer kills about 8.8 million people around the world every year, the World Health Organization (WHO), a UN agency, said Saturday. “New WHO figures released this week indicate that each...
 
Does depression boost the risk of cancer death?

Does depression boost the risk of cancer death?

January 26, 2017 9:20 am

PARIS: People who are frequently depressed...
Software as good as doctors at diagnosing skin cancer

Software as good as doctors at diagnosing skin cancer

January 26, 2017 4:13 am

PARIS: Image-scanning software developed at Stanford...

Punjab lawmakers form cross-party caucus on health

Punjab lawmakers form cross-party caucus on health

January 25, 2017 10:44 pm

Lahore: More than twenty members of...
Health minister highlights Pakistan’s efforts in health sector at World Economic Forum

Health minister highlights Pakistan’s efforts in health sector at World Economic Forum

January 25, 2017 3:36 pm

DAVOS: Saira Afzal Tarar, Minister for...

Zuckerberg charity buys AI startup to battle disease

Zuckerberg charity buys AI startup to battle disease

January 24, 2017 10:53 am

SAN FRANCISCO: A charitable foundation backed...
Seeing e-cigarettes may boost desire to smoke

Seeing e-cigarettes may boost desire to smoke

January 20, 2017 3:25 am

Newer versions of e-cigarettes known as...

Bill Gates lauds Pakistan’s anti-polio efforts

Bill Gates lauds Pakistan’s anti-polio efforts

January 19, 2017 5:09 pm

DAVOS: Business Leader, Entrepreneur and head...
Psychological counseling essential for journalists physical and emotional well being: TV reporters

Psychological counseling essential for journalists physical and emotional well being: TV reporters

January 18, 2017 8:24 pm

KARACHI: Majority of journalists witness traumatic...
 
DUHS digital library named after former principal

DUHS digital library named after former principal

January 18, 2017 8:19 pm

The digital library at the Dow...
Racial bias confirmed in a heartbeat: study

Racial bias confirmed in a heartbeat: study

January 17, 2017 10:31 pm

PARIS: A single heartbeat can cause...

Acupuncture may cure baby colic, says criticised study

Acupuncture may cure baby colic, says criticised study

January 17, 2017 10:04 am

PARIS: Swedish researchers said Tuesday acupuncture...
Anti-Polio drive begins in different parts of country

Anti-Polio drive begins in different parts of country

January 16, 2017 5:12 pm

A three-day anti-polio campaign underway in...

Precautionary measures to avoid cold

Precautionary measures to avoid cold

January 16, 2017 10:49 am

RAWALPINDI: The medical practitioner in Benazir...
Poor woman gives birth to baby in hospital lawn

Poor woman gives birth to baby in hospital lawn

January 14, 2017 2:57 pm

SHIKARPUR: A poor woman gave birth...

Ebola’s long-term effects revealed

Ebola’s long-term effects revealed

January 14, 2017 5:07 am

PARIS: People who survive Ebola may...
No bone boost from Vitamin D: Study

No bone boost from Vitamin D: Study

January 13, 2017 10:12 pm

ISLAMABAD: A new study has revealed...
 
 

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