GENEVA: Faced with a shortage of polio vaccine, the World Health Organisation urged countries on Friday to resort to smaller, fractional doses to ward off outbreaks of the crippling disease. "We do have a problem with the vaccine in the…
ISLAMABAD: The Executive Committee of the National Economic Council (ECNEC) has on Wednesday approved several projects worth about 52 billion rupees in climate change, energy, health and higher education sectors. The meeting chaired by…
When little kids need to get a painful injection, music therapy can help them get through the procedure, a new study suggests.
ISLAMABAD: Pakistan is moving closer to eradicating polio, officials said Tuesday, with no fresh traces of the crippling childhood disease found in sewage samples taken from 40 high-risk sites across the country over April.
ISLAMABAD: Two health officials were suspended over wasting $3.7 million worth of vaccines donated by UNICEF to protect children from deadly diseases.