Health

Arsenic-in-groundwater-threatens-up-to-million-people-in-Pakistan Arsenic in groundwater threatens up to 60 million people in Pakistan

MIAMI – Levels of arsenic in the groundwater of eastern Pakistan are “alarmingly high” and pose a significant health haz

Every-single-polio-case-be-taken-seriously-till-complete-eradication-PM Every single polio case be taken seriously till complete eradication: PM

ISLAMABAD: Prime Minister Shahid Khaqan Abbasi Friday said that even a single case of polio in the country should be ta

healthy-foods-that-are-making-you-FAT 5 ‘healthy’ foods that are making you FAT

NEWS DESK: There are certain ‘so-called healthy’ foods that we binge on without realizing how unhealthy they can be. We

Women-dying-from-heart-attack-nearly-halved-in-two-decades-Study Women dying from heart attack nearly halved in two decades: Study

ISLAMABAD: Study has recently found that the gender gap in death from heart attack has reduced to half over the past tw

Dengue-epidemic-grips-KP-as-cases-surge-to-with-deaths-reported Dengue epidemic grips KP as cases surge to 3090 with 10 deaths reported

PESHAWAR: The dengue epidemic has tightened its noose in Peshawar as the cases were surged to 3090 including 127 new cas

German-killer-nurse-murdered-at-least-patients-police German killer nurse murdered ‘at least 90 patients’: police

BERLIN: A male nurse jailed for life two years ago for killing two hospital patients with lethal drug overdoses murdered

Diet-guidelines-biased-against-poor-nations-study Diet guidelines biased against poor nations: study

PARIS: Widely promoted guidelines to reduce fat intake could be unhealthy for people in low- and middle-income countries

Eating-disorders-linked-to-history-of-theft Eating disorders linked to history of theft

NEW YORK: Women with anorexia nervosa or bulimia are up to four times more likely to be convicted of theft – often

Belgian-biscuit-maker-recalls-products-amid-contaminated-eggs-scare Belgian biscuit maker recalls products amid contaminated eggs scare

BRUSSELS: Belgian biscuit maker Lotus Bakeries said it had recalled some of its products in Belgium as they could contai

Changing-childcare-settings-can-affect-sleep Changing childcare settings can affect sleep

NEW YORK:  Inconsistent childcare arrangements can affect toddlers’ sleep at night, a new study suggests.Consistent chil

Arsenic-in-Pakistan-groundwater-alarmingly-high-study Arsenic in Pakistan groundwater ‘alarmingly high’: study

LAHORE: Levels of arsenic in the groundwater of eastern Pakistan are “alarmingly high” and pose a significan

Many-heart-failure-patients-dont-recognize-the-risks-of-their-illness-study Many heart failure patients don’t recognize the risks of their illness: study

NEW YORK: Even though doctors think most people with heart failure have a high likelihood of requiring a heart transplan

Frenchwomans-arms-reattached-after-horror-train-accident Frenchwoman’s arms reattached after horror train accident

GRENOBLE, FRANCE: A woman whose arms were sliced off in a train accident has had the limbs successfully reattached in a

Why-teens-need-to-understand-care-plans-for-dying-parents Why teens need to understand care plans for dying parents

LONDON: When children lose a parent during adolescence, their mental health as young adults may depend on how comfortabl

Novartis-hopeful-for-novel-heart-drug-despite-modest-benefit Novartis hopeful for novel heart drug, despite ‘modest’ benefit

ZURICH: Novartis will seek regulatory approval this year for a new kind of anti-inflammatory heart drug, though some exp