New medication to cure premature ejaculation

Washington,  Absorption Pharmaceuticals, the maker of the world`s first FDA-approved topical medication for premature ejaculation, has announced that the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office...

3-day polio drive in sensitive UCs of Karachi from 4th

Three-day anti-polio campaign will be begun from 4th April in 49 sensitive Union Councils (UCs) of Karachi where 685,583 children under five years of...

Conjoined twin girls separated in Afghan first: doctors

Paris - Doctors in Kabul have separated 15-day-old conjoined twin sisters -- a surgical first for Afghanistan, medical charity Chain of Hope said Thursday.Five...

South Korea reports 15th MERS death, seven new cases

South Korea reported Sunday its 15th death from the MERS virus as the growing outbreak that has infected 145 forced one of the nation's...

Significant number of posts are lying vacant in various healthcares across Sindh

President Provincial Nurses Association (PNA) Karachi Division Salamati Khokhar has demanded of the high-ups of Sindh health department to fill the shortage of nurses...

World Heath Day on April 07

Karachi :  The World Health Day is being observed on Saturday April 07 to mark the anniversary of the founding of World Health Organization...

Karachi braves first dengue death of year

A child suffering from dengue viral fever died in a private hospital in Karachi on Tuesday, while 25 other dengue cases were confirmed in...

5,000 more ambulances needed to help Karachiites in emergency situations

Medical experts on Saturday said Karachi city urgently needs 5,000 more state-of-the-art ambulances to cater the needs of 2.5million plus population of city and...

Excessive Coffee is harmful for health

Drinking the caffeine equivalent of more than four espressos a day is harmful to health, especially for minors and pregnant women, the EU food...

59,520 new TB cases emerged in Sindh last year

KARACHI :  As many as 59,520 new Tuberculosis cases were registered throughout the Sindh province in 2014, out of which 29,850 are positive, said...

More intensive care units in govt hospitals planned

Karachi - Sindh health minister Mahtab Hussain here Monday told Sindh Assembly that many new ICU and CCU facilities have been planned in government...

Health workers race to prevent Nepal measles outbreak

Kotdanda (Nepal) - Health workers are rushing to vaccinate more than half a million children in Nepal as fears grow that last month's massive...

Desire to ‘sext’ naked pictures `hard-wired` into human brains

London, ‘Sexting’ has become a favourite celebrity pastime, with everyone from Scarlett Johansson to Vanessa Hudgens having being caught in the act.Now, however, scientists...

PM launches National Health Programme

Prime Minister Nawaz Sharif has said that launching of health insurance program is fulfillment of another promise by PML-N Government.Learn all about Pakistan National...

By 2018, computers will feel touch, see, hear, taste and smell

Washington :  Within the next five years, computers will gain the five senses and be able to experience the world as humans do, IBM...

Call to ban testicular cancer causing toiletry chemicals

London : Nordic Council has urged EU to ban damaging toiletry chemicals that are linked to testicular cancer and male infertility. According to the...

New genetic cause of male reproductive birth defects revealed

Washington : Researchers have defined a previously unrecognized genetic cause for two types of birth defects found in newborn boys.Lead author Dr. Dolores Lamb,...

Male birth defect linked to pesticide exposure: Study

Washington,  A research on several hundred chemicals used in commercial pesticides has found only weak evidence of anyone of them being associated with a...

Help at hand for sufferers of painful prolonged erections

Washington :  Scientists have developed a compound that may treat priapism – a condition, which is often seen in men with sickle cell disease,...

Male guppies successfully mate with help from genital claws

Washington,  Male guppies grow claws on their genitals to make it harder for unreceptive females to escape while trying to mate with them, a...