Dr. Yasmeen said that no compromise will be made on provision of free medicines to the deserving cancer patients.
'This is another step forward in providing relief to the masses in line with the concept of welfare state envisioned by Prime Minister Imran Khan'
'Two sisters Javeria and Ruba are suffering from cancer in Lahore'
“Nobody, cancer patients or not cancer patients, should live or die in pain in the 21st century,” Dr Etienne Krug, director of WHO’s department of noncommunicable diseases, told a briefing.
A team of researchers recently found that using emojis instead of traditional emotional scales were helpful in assessing patients’ physical, emotional and overall quality of life. Researchers from United States' Mayo Clinic found that using iPhones and Apple Watches were favored by patients, and the technology helped collect study data accurately and efficiently. The study, created using Apple’s ResearchKit framework, showed that Apple Watch provides objective, continuous activity data that correlates with established…
ABU DHABI: In a rare gesture of empathy with the sufferings of the cancer patients who had lost their hair to chemotherapy, a group of over a dozen women from Abu Dhabi donated their hair to help make wigs for cancer patients. Women who donated their hair are the members of the Mortho Mariyam Samajam, the women's wing of the St George Jacobite Syrian Simhasana Cathedral Al Ain. "This is an annual event. We also held a blood donation camp and health awareness class. However, this is for the first time that we have…
WASHINGTON: U.S. regulators have declined to approve Novartis' so-called biosimilar copy of Amgen's Neulasta drug that fights infections in cancer patients, the Swiss drugmaker said on Tuesday.