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Cholera outbreak hits Karachi as temperature rises

As temperatures soar in Karachi, health officials have raised alarms over a surge in cholera cases, with at least 26...

Published: 04 Apr, 2024

Sindh minister raises alarm over rising toxicity levels in Kotri Barrage water

Sindh's Minister of Food and Irrigation, Jam Khan Shoro, has issued a stark warning regarding the deteriorating water quality at...

Published: 01 Apr, 2024

Innovative anti-rabies vaccine 'Dow Rab' developed by Dow University

Dow University has achieved a significant milestone in public health with the development of 'Dow Rab', an anti-rabies vaccine designed...

Published: 20 Mar, 2024

Bill Gates reaffirms commitment to polio eradication in letter to PM Shahbaz Sharif

In a recent correspondence addressed to Prime Minister Shahbaz Sharif, Bill Gates, the head of the Bill & Melinda Gates...

Published: 18 Mar, 2024

Ramadan coping strategies for patients with chronic illnesses

As the Islamic month of Ramadan approaches, millions around the world prepare for a period of fasting, prayer, and spiritual...

Published: 11 Mar, 2024

WPV1 Polio Virus detected in sewage samples across multiple cities

Sewage samples collected from various cities, including Karachi, Peshawar, and Multan, have tested positive for the WPV1 polio virus, according...

Published: 05 Mar, 2024

Caretaker government raises prices of 146 life-saving medicines

The Caretaker Government has approved a hike in the prices of 146 crucial medicines, including those vital for treating cancer,...

Published: 21 Feb, 2024

Rise in Adeno Virus cases in Karachi amid changing winds

As the direction of winds changes in Karachi, a surge in viral infections, including the Adeno virus, has been reported,...

Published: 20 Feb, 2024

Caretaker federal health minister implements ban on sugary items to promote public health

In a landmark move aimed at promoting public health, the caretaker federal health minister has announced a ban on the...

Published: 16 Feb, 2024

Rising cold in Karachi sparks surge in cough, cold, and flu

As Karachi experiences a notable increase in cold weather, the city is witnessing a rapid spread of cough, cold, and...

Published: 05 Jan, 2024

National Institute of Health issues advisory on new COVID-19 variant JN1

The National Institute of Health in Islamabad has released an advisory regarding the emergence of the new variant JN1 of...

Published: 03 Jan, 2024

Annual report reveals remarkable decline in Malaria and Dengue cases in Sindh

The Health Department of Sindh released its annual comparison report, showcasing significant progress in the battle against various diseases in...

Published: 29 Dec, 2023

Rabies vaccine scarce in Karachi

Concerns have arisen over the unavailability of rabies vaccines in Karachi, despite the Health Department's spokesperson confirming the widespread availability...

Published: 18 Dec, 2023

Caretaker Health Minister announces upgrade of 500 primary healthcare centers across Pakistan

Caretaker Federal Health Minister, Dr Nadeem Jan, has unveiled plans to upgrade 500 primary healthcare centers across Pakistan within the...

Published: 29 Nov, 2023

Mask up: Sindh govt escalates efforts to combat surging smog in Karachi

In response to the alarming surge in smog levels, the interim government of Sindh has intensified its measures to address...

Published: 28 Nov, 2023

Nationwide crackdown targets illegal drug profiteering and fake medicines in Pakistan

In response to rising concerns, the caretaker Federal Minister for Health, Dr. Nadeem Jan, has initiated a nationwide crackdown on...

Published: 20 Nov, 2023

Lahore ranks second most polluted city globally; heavy smog triggers closures and health concerns

Lahore, the eastern Pakistani city, has been ranked as the second most polluted city in the world, according to the...

Published: 16 Nov, 2023

Congo Virus confirmed in Karachi, health dept takes precautionary measures

Health authorities in Karachi have confirmed a case of the Congo virus in the city, prompting the Health Department to...

Published: 09 Nov, 2023

Malaria cases surge in Karachi: 19 new cases reported in the last 24 hours

The city of Karachi is witnessing a surge in malaria cases, with 19 new cases reported in the last 24...

Published: 07 Nov, 2023