Health

Srinagar, Nov 14,CNN Kashmir: To mark the World Diabetes Day, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday held a free diabetes screening cum awareness camp at Gulgam village of district Kupwara. “A team of doctors screened over 800 persons out of which 12 new cases of diabetes were detected with majority of them females and aged above 45 years,” said DAK ...

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DAK seeks free swine flu vaccine for high risk groups

Srinagar, Oct 31,CNN*: With swine flu scare looming over Kashmir valley after three deaths, Doctors Association Kashmir (DAK) on Tuesday has sought free vaccination against swine flu for high risk groups like young children, senior citizens, pregnant women and persons with medical conditions. President DAK and flu expert Dr Nisar ul Hassan in a communiqué said free vaccination would increase ...

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Govt constitutes STF to combat Dengue, Swine Flu disease

Srinagar, Oct 27, CNS:  Divisional Commissioner Kashmir, Baseer Ahmad Khan, today convened a meeting to review the preparedness and measures to curb Dengue and H1N1 (Swine Flu) Influenza virus in Kashmir Division. The meeting was informed that the Government has constituted Special Task Force (STF) under the chairmanship of Divisional Commissioner Kashmir to combat Dengue and Swine Flu disease in ...

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2.5 million died due to pollution in India in 2015: Lancet study

New Delhi: Even as national capital Delhi reels under heightened air pollution levels following Diwali celebrations, a report has said that pollution led to 2.5 million deaths in India in 2015 –the highest in the world. India was closely followed by China, which saw 1.8 million deaths due to pollution during the year. The report, published in The Lancet journal, said that in ...

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Happy Diwali to all- Hafiz Saeed

Hafiz Saeed (Co-founder of Lashkar-e-Taiba) today greeted people on the occasion of Diwali. “Wishing people in India and across the world a Happy Diwali,” Hfiz said in a statement. Ref by- http://www.kashmirnama.com, http://aiksath.com.pk

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