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Landmark development in Pakistan’s medical industry; Cardiac stents

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National University of Science & Technology (NUST) has started producing cardiac stents, a landmark development in medical industry. This achievement will lessen burden from poor patients. The Medical Devices Development Centre (MDDC), NUST School of Mechanical and Manufacturing Engineering has successfully developed these devices in Pakistan for the first time led by Dr. Murtaza Najabat […]…Read More

GE, Sapphire collaborate to operate emergency medical facility

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GE Renewable Energy and Sapphire Wind Power Co Limited (SWPCL) joining hands for initiative that is first of its kind to install emergency medical center near Sapphire Wind Farm, Jhimpir located in a village of district Thatta. Jhimpir is within Gharo-Keti Bandar Wind Corridor having generation capacity 50,000MW of electricity per Alternative Energy Development Board […]…Read More

Pakistan 4th largest country to provide medical practitioners to USA

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PMDC: Pakistan is the fourth biggest country to provide doctors to United States and at present 12000 Pakistani physicians and specialist doctors are working in different states. It is expected that in near future Pakistan will become the third biggest country to provide doctors who fulfill the demand for international doctors in the USA, says a press release. This was informed during a visit of a delegation led by Dr. Humayun J. Chaudhry President and Chief Executive Officer of…Read More

UVAS organizes free medical camps for animal treatment in Eid Days

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS), Lahore gave free clinical services to livestock farmers and the general public. The free medical camps were setup in order to facilitate people to treat their sacrificial animals from various infectious diseases that spread out due to various reasons. Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha, the Department of Clinical Medicine and Surgery sorted out these free clinics and Eid camps to encourage the general…Read More

UVAS organizes free medical camps for animal treatment in Eid Days

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article image STAFF REPORT LHR: The University of Veterinary and Animal Sciences (UVAS), Lahore gave free clinical services to livestock farmers and general public. The free medical camps were setup in order to facilitate people to treat their sacrificial animals from various infectious diseases that spread out due to various reasons. Vice Chancellor UVAS, Prof Dr Talat Naseer Pasha sorted out these free clinics and Eid camps to encourage the general public in treatment of their animals amid Eid ul…Read More

Sunflower seed powerful nutrient and medical uses for human health

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article image THE SUNFLOWER, Helianthus annuus, belongs to the family Compositae. Many other useful plants belong to the sunflower family such as echinacea, lettuce, marigolds, dandelion, chicory, chrysanthemum peruvianum and thistle. The sunflower plant is 5-20’ tall and it produces large brilliant yellow flowers and edible seeds. The sunflower head with its bright yellow petals radiating from a dark hub of seeds can reach up to 12 inches in diameter. This tall, rangy plant earned its name because…Read More

Role of physics in medical science

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article image DEVELOPMENT of interdisciplinary research in recent era has strikingly highlighted that physics has an important role to play in the field of medical biology. Physics and its laws in conjecture to medical science, tell us how to understand a human body at molecular level. The Medical Physics is defined as the application of concepts of physics, theories, and methods in medicine or healthcare field. Lately in the modern era, the advanced techniques and the instruments mostly used in…Read More

537 HEC scholars graduate as medical doctors from Cuba

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article image MONITORING REPORT ISB: The second batch of 537 Pakistani medical students has graduated from the Cuban Universities of Medical Sciences of Sancti Spiritus and Cienfuegos. The graduation ceremonies of students, held at Sancti Spiritus and Cienfuegos, were dedicated to the Cuban leader Fidel Castro Ruz, who had promptly sent Henry Reeve Brigade, comprising 2464 medical personnel, to Pakistan in the aftermath of 2005 earthquake and subsequently offered 1000 fully funded scholarships for…Read More

World valuable herb hops with medical benefits

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The Hop (HumulusLupulus, Linn.) is a native British plant, having affinities, botanically speaking, with the group of plants to which the Stinging Nettles belongs. It is found in most countries of the North Temperate Zone. The root is stout and perennial. The stem that arises from it every year is of a twining nature, reaching a great length, flexible and very tough, angled and prickly, with a tenacious fiber, which has enabled it to be employed to some extent in Sweden in the manufacture of…Read More