Home / Life Style / Health (page 2)

Health

Parliament House turned pink in support of ‘pin ribbon’

BY TARIQ SHAH ISLAMABAD;  Thousands of precious lives are lost every year from breast cancer just because of mere ignorance. Breast Cancer is the only cancer if diagnosed at early stage chances of survival are more than 90%. Sardar Ayaz Sadiq, Speaker National Assembly has …

Read More »

Kulsoom Nawaz contracts throat cancer

LONDON -UNS : PML-N’s NA-120 by-election candidate Kulsoom Nawaz and wife of former prime minister Nawaz Sharif has contracted throat cancer. According to details, the former First Lady of Pakistan has been diagnosed with throat cancer which is in its initial stage. Kulsoom Nawaz was …

Read More »

Human embryos edited to stop disease

By James Gallagher Scientists have, for the first time, successfully freed embryos of a piece of faulty DNA that causes deadly heart disease to run in families. It potentially opens the door to preventing 10,000 disorders that are passed down the generations. The US and …

Read More »

What is a flexitarian diet?

By Emer Delaney Plant-based diets are increasingly popular, but what are the health benefits of being a flexitarian? We asked a dietitian to give her view… Flexitarianism or ‘casual vegetarianism’ is an increasingly popular, plant-based diet that claims to reduce your carbon footprint and improve …

Read More »

Brain cancer can be prevented with olive oil

ISLAMABAD: New research suggests that olive oil may also help to prevent brain cancer. The health benefits of olive oil are wide-ranging; studies have linked the fat to reduced risk of obesity and heart disease, as well as cognitive improvements. Brain cancer is the presence …

Read More »

Disease’s escalation of children as lack of awareness

OUR CORRESPONDENT BADIN: Fourty pc children are facing different incurable and perilous diseases because of lake of awareness of the parents and common people of the society and ignorance by the parents towards the vaccination of their children. This was stated by the different speakers …

Read More »

Higher dairy intake associated with lower body mass index: Study

ISLAMABAD: A new study conducted by researchers at University College Dublin, revealed that higher dairy intake associated with lower body mass index. Moreover, consuming cheese does not lead to increased body fat or cholesterol, stated the study. The scientists examined the impact of dairy products …

Read More »

Every 13th Pakistani infected and no check on blood screening kits

ISLAMABAD -UNS : Vice President PPPP, Senator Sherry Rehman led the opposition on a walkout over the shameful negligence shown by the government in the Senate. The Ministry of National Health Services Regulation and Coordination was unable to give a proper answer to Rehman’s concern …

Read More »

Frozen lemons will help you get rid of diabetes, cancer, obesity

Aromatic and acidulous fruit, lemon is used in numerous health recipes because of its countless health benefits. Lemons are excellent for detoxification of the kidneys and the liver, however when juiced, the lemon loses its many nutrients. Therefore, freezing is a better option to preserve …

Read More »

Sania Nishter wins first round of WHO chief election

BY IFTIKHAR MASHWANI ISLAMABAD: Defeating the United Kingdom, Italy, France and Hungary, Pakistan has won the first round of elections to the global head of World Health Organization (WHO). According to a spokesman of Ministry of National Health Services, Regulations and Coordination at the election …

Read More »