Vitamin B may boost kidney function in young diabetics

Citizen’s Voice Tv (ISLAMABAD): Adolescents suffering from Type-1 diabetes may benefit from Vitamin B supplements as it improves kidney functions by protecting against development and progression of renal diseases, a new study has found. The findings suggest Vitamin B supplements,

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Chinese cardiologists impart expertise on Pakistani doctors in Lahore

Citizen’s Voice Tv (LAHORE): A team of Chinese doctors on Monday performed a non-surgical procedure to advance their dexterity in the field to their Pakistani counterparts. According to a Xinhua report, a Percutaneous Coronary Intervention (PCI) procedure was performed by

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Low-carb diet helps maintain weight loss: study

Citizen’s Voice Tv (PARIS): A diet low in carbohydrates could help obese people maintain their weight loss by increasing the number of calories their bodies are able to burn, experts said Wednesday. Presenting their findings at the international Obesity Week

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HIV-positive mother donates liver to save her child´s life

Citizen’s Voice Tv (Johannesburg): Faced with the only chance to save a child´s life, doctors in South Africa have performed a medical first — transplanting part of the liver from a HIV-positive mother to her HIV-negative child, it was announced

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Plastics have entered human food chain, study shows

Citizen’s Voice Tv (Paris) -Bits of plastic have been detected in the faeces of people in Europe, Russia and Japan, according to research claiming to show for the first time the widespread presence of plastics in the human food chain.

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Obesity to be linked to more female cancers than smoking

Citizen’s Voice Tv (ISLAMABAD): Obesity is set to overtake smoking as the biggest preventable cause of cancer in UK women by 2043, a Cancer Research UK report predicts. Currently, 12% of cancers in women are linked to smoking, and 7%

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Pakistan’s top public health expert wins prestigious international award

Citizen’s Voice Tv (ISLAMABAD):   Pakistan’s Director General Health Dr. Assad Hafeez was conferred the prestigious A.T. Shousha award for excellence in Public Health by the World Health Organization The award came  in recognition of his outstanding contribution in the field

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UN sets out massive benefits from air pollution action in Asia

Citizen’s Voice Tv (GENEVA): Asia could reap massive benefits in health, environment, agriculture and economic growth if governments implement 25 policies such as banning the burning of household waste and cutting industrial emissions, according to a UN report. Air pollution

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Chimpanzees react faster to cooperate than make selfish choices

Chimpanzees   tend to be faster than humans at making decisions  that are aimed at  benefiting  others, a study revealed. The search from University of Michigan comes after decades of observation on primates for their biological similarity with humans to determine

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Pneumonia to kill 700,000 children in Pakistan by 2030: study

Citizen’s Voice Tv (PARIS): Pakistan is among the worst affected countries where Pneumonia will kill 700,000 children by 2030, a recent study conducted by the health researchers has revealed Monday. The experts warned that the disease, the biggest infectious killer

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