Mithi Civil Hospital’s medics, paramedics stage demo -Sindh Courier

Mithi Civil Hospital’s medics, paramedics stage demo against DC Tharparkar

Holding resignations in hands, the male and female doctors and staff protested against Deputy Commissioner for his alleged misbehavior with Civil Surgeon over death of a woman      By GR Junejo Mithi: All the medics and paramedics of Civil Hospital Mithi, staged demonstration at the gate of hospital to lodge protest against the Deputy Commissioner […]

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Transparent Face Mask for Hearing-Impaired Persons -2

Transparent Face Mask for Hearing-Impaired Persons

Reading a person’s lips and seeing facial expressions are vital for those who rely on visual communication, such as lip reading or using sign language. The volunteers in Belgium have been crafting transparent face masks, as wearing a mask can prove very challenging for those who are deaf and hard of hearing, because they are […]

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Boy dies at Dadu Hospital family members block highway- Sindh Courier-1

Boy dies at Dadu Hospital, family members block highway

Enraged family members place deceased’s body at road and set the tyres ablaze DHO constitutes 3-member committee to probe allegations of wrong treatment against duty doctor By Allah Bux Khushik Dadu: The parents and other relatives of a 17-year boy Javed, who died at Civil Hospital Dadu late Monday night, staged demonstration, set the tyres […]

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International NGO sets up Mobile Clinics in Johi Tehsil -Sindh Courier

International NGO sets up Mobile Clinics in Johi Tehsil

Medicines Sans Frontiers teams have so far provided medical help to over 3000 flood-affected people 350 villages of 11 Union Councils of Johi Tehsil were declared calamity-hit due to flash floods during monsoon rains in August this year By Allah Bux Khushik Dadu:  Medicines Sans Frontiers (MSF) has started its post-emergency medical response in the […]

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Outpatient Therapeutic Program launched in Thar - Sindh Courier

Outpatient Therapeutic Program launched in Thar

Thar Foundation has setup an OTP Center at Gorano; two more such centers planned for children with acute malnutrition problem     Islamkot: Thar Foundation has partnered with AAP (Accelerated Action Plan) initiative of Government of Sindh for developing three OTP (Outpatient Therapeutic Program) centers in Islamkot for children with acute malnutrition issues. The first OTP […]

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Civil Hospital Dadu 17 Doctors Found Absent - Judge visit - Sindh Courier

Civil Hospital Dadu: 17 Doctors Found Absent

Seven other staff members were also absent; an absentee lady doctor had signed attendance register for seven days in advance Judge of Model Trial Magistrate Court paid surprise visit and also found Dialysis machines, other equipment inoperative; patients’ attendants complained of shortage of medicines; judge noticed highly unhygienic atmosphere By Allah Bux Khushik Dadu: Some […]

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Chief Secretary Sindh Meeting - Sindh govt. to recruit 3723 vaccinators - Sindh Courier

Sindh govt. to recruit 3723 vaccinators

Decision taken to ensure 100 percent immunization coverage Vaccinators to get salaries equal to other provinces; round the clock immunization facility at hospitals to be initiated – Chief Secretary Karachi: Sindh government has decided to recruit more vaccinators to ensure hundred-percent immunization-coverage in the province. This decision was taken in a meeting chaired by Sindh […]

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Pakistan has highest Breast Cancer rate in South Asia

Pakistan has highest Breast Cancer rate in South Asia

90,000 cases are diagnosed every year and approximately half of them die because of late appearance at hospitals Patients appear late for diagnosis and treatment due to lack of access to healthcare, awareness; treatment cost is too high; SIUT provides free treatment Karachi: Breast cancer is the most common disease in women across the world […]

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