Category: Health

مفتی محمد وقاص رفیع 0

پینے کے پانی میں’’سنکھیا ‘‘ کا خطرناک انکشاف

’’سنکھیا ‘‘ جسے عربی میں ’’سم الفار‘‘ فارسی میں ’’مرگ موش‘‘ اور انگلش میں (Arsenic) کہاجاتا ہے، ایک معدنی زہر، ایک زہریلا مادہ اور ایک بے ذائقہ کیمیائی جزو ہے، جو زیر زمین لوہے...

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Basics About Diabetes

What is diabetes? Diabetes is a disease in which blood glucose levels are above normal. Most of the food we eat is turned into glucose, or sugar, for our bodies to use for energy....

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CDC and Food Safety

Foodborne illness is a common, costly—yet preventable—public health problem. CDC estimates that 1 in 6 Americans get sick from contaminated foods or beverages and 3,000 die each year. The U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA)...

Nutritional quality of kids’ menus not improving 0

Nutritional quality of kids’ menus not improving

Boston, MA – U.S. chain restaurants participating in a National Restaurant Association initiative to improve the nutritional quality of their children’s menus have made no significant changes compared with restaurants not participating in the...

Drug-resistant ‘nightmare bacteria’ show worrisome ability to diversify and spread 0

Drug-resistant ‘nightmare bacteria’ show worrisome ability to diversify and spread

Boston, MA – A family of highly drug-resistant and potentially deadly bacteria may be spreading more widely—and more stealthily—than previously thought, according to a new study from Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health...

New tools developed to help clinicians predict risk of cardiovascular disease 0

New tools developed to help clinicians predict risk of cardiovascular disease

Boston, MA – A new study led by Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health researchers provides powerful new tools to help clinicians around the globe predict their patients’ 10-year risk of cardiovascular disease...

Cardiovascular disease-related hospital admissions jump on second day after major snowfall 0

Cardiovascular disease-related hospital admissions jump on second day after major snowfall

Boston, MA – Hospital admissions for cardiovascular diseases decline on days with major snowfalls compared to days with no snowfall, but they jump by 23% two days later, according to a new study led...