At a seminar on women's reproductive rights at the Institute of Public Health, speakers stressed the need to end early child marriages to ensure healthy babies are born to healthy mothers.
BY XARI JALIL: The suicide rates in Sindh especially among the Scheduled Castes are at an alarmingly high rate. Our investigative report finds out the reasons why so many people in this community resort to killing themselves. The answers are grim.
A usually high child mortality rate of 14 percent in children with COVID reported in a recent WHO-sponsored study based on 1100 infected children is not consistent with 0.19% fatality rate in infected children up to age of 18 years across the country as compiled by the NCOC
Social and political activists have announced that they will be holding a Climate Justice March on Monday, November 8.
As Pakistan marks Mental Health Day, mental health experts say society must prioritise help for children who are scarred from emotional strain.
Although COVID-19 infections have just started to wane, dengue is on the rise with hospitals once again buckling under the pressure of increasing patient loads.
This August 14, two members of the Christian community open up about issues they feel strongly about.
May 27th, 2021; By Hamid Riaz; LAHORE; “6000 people live in my camp. Out of these 3000 are eligible for the vaccine. But not even one has been vaccinated so far,” says Hameed Safi, an Afghan Refugee residing in a camp in Charssadah.
Why are antibody test counts so low after getting vaccinated for COVID-19? Is it unsafe for pregnant women to get the jab? Is AstraZeneca's vaccine dangerous for younger people? Health experts have the answers...
April 25th, 2021; Asra Haque & Hamid Riaz; LAHORE; As critical cases increase, so does the healthcare sector's demand for oxygen cylinders. But suppliers are already diverting industrial supplies to hospitals and are warning of an India-like situation if the pandemic is not reined in.