Tag: prevention

Milk Fever Disease In Dairy Animals and Protocols for its Prevention

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article image The Livestock sector Funds 58.55 percent in the agriculture documented a positive growth of 3.63 percent during 2015-16 associated with 3.99 percent growth during the same period last year. Livestock is an integral part of Agriculture Sector which mostly rural people depend for their livelihood.In Rural Areas, People depend their lives directly on behalf of […]…Read More

Tapeworm: A threat to human health and its prevention

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article image What is worm? "Any of numerous long, slender, soft-bodied, legless, bilaterally symmetrical invertebrates is known as worm". There are different kinds of worms like flat worms, roundworms, tapeworms. Among these, tapeworms are of great medical importance because tapeworms are the worms which transfer most from livestock to humans so having great zoonotic importance. Tapeworms are given such a name because of their tape like structure. Their body is divided into different…Read More

Seminar highlights need for HIV prevention programme

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STAFF REPORT KHI: A significant proportion of new HIV infections within key populations are among young people under the age of 25. In most settings, HIV prevention programmes are failing to sufficiently reach young people most at risk. There is a need to create more awareness among the youth about this disease, said Sikandar Sherwani, Principal Organiser FUUAST, while addressing a seminar on HIV AIDs here.The event was arranged by the Department of Microbiology, Federal Urdu University of Arts…Read More

Vegetables a source of prevention from malnutrition

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article image By Dr. Noor-ul-Islam Khan, Muhammad Azhar Ali, Humaira Kausar, Faiza Waheed KhanMALNUTRITION IS an abnormal physiological condition caused by deficiencies, excesses or imbalances in energy as per body requirement. When the body contains lower than normal limit of one or more macronutrients/micronutrient is known as malnutrition.Insufficient diets are a fact of everyday life for hundreds of millions of population these signs of malnutrition are so common a short child or a child who has lost some…Read More

PTCL seminar focuses on heart disease prevention

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article image STAFF REPORT IBD: PTCL has recently held an awareness seminar on Prevention of Heart Disease among Women and Children’ in connection with marking the World Heart Day.Dr. Inam ul Haq, Consultant Cardiologist, Federal Government Services Hospital, Islamabad, was specially invited by PTCL to speak at the occasion and highlight the heart diseases and the causes of the heart diseases.While speaking on the occasion, Senior Executive Vice President (SEVP) HR, Syed Mazhar Hussain, said that PTCL…Read More