Prevalence and Prevention of Hepatitis C in Pakistan

Prevalence and Prevention of Hepatitis C in Pakistan

Nov 29, 2023

Hepatitis C virus (HCV) infection is a significant public health concern in Pakistan, with an estimated prevalence of 6% among the general population. This means that approximately one in every 20 Pakistanis is infected with HCV. Pakistan ranks second globally in terms of

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Role of Patient in Infection Control During Dental Treatment

Role of Patient in Infection Control During Dental Treatment

Oct 30, 2023

Ensuring your safety at the dentist’s office goes beyond just scheduling an appointment. Here are crucial steps to prioritize your well-being during your dental visit: It is important to let your dentist know if you’re experiencing any symptoms of illness, such as the

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Understanding Parkinsonism: How to Help Your Loved Ones Live Well”

Understanding Parkinsonism: How to Help Your Loved Ones Live Well”

Oct 11, 2023

Dear Readers This is the first issue of this series of newsletter. The focus of this newsletter is following: a) What is Parkins on’s disease? b)  What is the mechanism of occurrence of this disease? c) What causes this disease? d) Early symptoms

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Why Should We Discuss Viral Hepatitis

Why Should We Discuss Viral Hepatitis

Oct 10, 2023

The Hepatitis B Virus (HBV) stands as the main offender behind acute and chronic liver infections, cirrhosis, and primary hepatocellular carcinoma on a global scale. A staggering 300 million individuals worldwide carry the virus, with developing countries harboring 90% of these carriers. The

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