disease

Technology
Saud Bin Ahsan | Information and communication technology (ICT) has become an indispensable tool in improving service delivery. In this competitive era, most regions of the world are striving to have core competencies in improving service delivery and governance through the use of ICT. Punjab, the largest province of Pakistan, is striving to adopt modern ICT through E-Governance initiatives in order...
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AFP | Twitter said it began enforcing new rules Monday aimed at filtering out "hateful" and "abusive" content on the social network including messages which promote or glorify violence. The platform has long faced criticism over how it deals with hate groups and content, which led it to removing verification badges from prominent US white nationalists last month. "Specific threats of...
ZINC
Lubna Khan | With these beautiful seasonal changes, a lot of us have started to feel under the weather, here is something that can definitely help – and this one, you will want to intake regularly! I am talking about ZINC. This vital mineral is needed in small quantities every day to sustain your health, help with hormone production, improve immunity,...
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Heather Poole | It's no secret that men and women struggle with body image. We are constantly bombarded with ideas of the “perfect body” and despite knowing it’s photo-shopped beyond belief, it can be difficult to ignore the feeling that we need to change somehow. The National Association of Anorexia Nervosa and Associated Disorders claims that eight million people in the U.S. have some...
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Dr. S. Zulfiqar Gilani | Universities have mushroomed all over Pakistan, and there is an ever-increasing number of individuals with University Degrees. On the face of it, this is progress. However, before we start celebrating, we need to step back and probe the intellectual development, and quality of learning, of our university graduates. The majority of our university students are not...
Ebola virus
Asad Mustafa Karim and Prof. Dr. Sang Hee Lee | Human beings have been combating viruses since long, even before our species had even evolved into its modern form. Pakistan, lying in Asia, is faced with a quadruple burden of communicable and non-communicable diseases. There are many health-related issues in Pakistan like infectious diseases; high maternal, neonatal, and child mortality...
Epilepsy affects patients around the world; however, the same care is not received by all patients. Patients with epilepsy living in lower income countries do not have access to the same extensive diagnostics and treatment options that are offered in more affluent areas. What can be done to prevent these treatment discrepancies? Three epilepsy experts discussed this topic and...