Articles By Anis Rehman
At the recent UN General Assembly in New York, heads of state from polio-endemic countries met with donors to pledge their support to stamp out the disease.
The annual monsoon season brings joy to the wild peacocks in Pakistan’s Tharparkar desert. But it was short lived this year as a deadly disease spread like wildfire across the desert.
Gilead Sciences Inc. has signed an agreement with three Indian companies to promote access to generic versions of its HIV drug.
The Pakistani government has devised a new strategy for the campaign against polio by establishing vaccination kiosks at all security checkpoints in tribal and far-off areas.
Naegleria fowleri, a rare water borne amoebic parasite, has killed eight people in Karachi, Pakistan.
Thousands of young doctors in Pakistan’s Lahore city have gone on strike since June to protest against poor pay and work conditions in hospitals.
Pakistani health officials are bracing for a surge in dengue fever cases as the country enjoys its first monsoon showers this week.