Dr. Yasmeen Rashid orders HIV screening of inmates in Punjab  

LAHORE: Punjab Minister for Health Dr. Yasmin Rashid on Wednesday directed to conduct HIV screening tests of every prisoner in all the 41 prisons in Punjab, ARY News reported.   Chairing a high-level meeting... Read more »

Steps being taken to probe outbreak of AIDs in Larkana: Dr Zafar

Special Assistant to Prime Minister on Health Dr. Zafar Mirza said steps are being taken to probe the outbreak of AIDs in Larkana district of Sindh, Radio Pakistan reported. Taking notice of... Read more »

Larkana HIV AIDS spread: Dr Muzaffar’s remand extended

LARKANA: The court on Friday extended remand of Dr Muzaffar Ghanghro, who was responsible for immunodeficiency virus (HIV) AIDS spread in Larkana’s area of Ratodero, for three more days. Dr Muzaffar was... Read more »

HIV cases jump to 64 in Ratodero

RATODERO: The number of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (AIDS) patients in Ratodero, Larkana, has jumped to 64, ARY News reported on Wednesday. As per details, more eight patients were... Read more »

Thirteen children diagnosed with AIDS in Larkana

LARKANA: Thirteen children were tested positive for HIV AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) in Ratodero, a town of Larkana, ARY News reported on Thursday. According to In-charge of the HIV Aids Control... Read more »

Eight people including infant diagnosed with AIDS in Sheikhupura

SHEIKHUPURA: Eight people including a three-month old child were diagnosed with AIDS (acquired immune deficiency syndrome) in the Sheikhupura city of Punjab.  As per details, the victims belong to Tehsil Safdarabad of Sheikhupura. Sources... Read more »

Fund battling AIDS, TB and malaria seeks $14 billion to invigorate fight

LONDON: At least $14 billion is needed to accelerate the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria and quell stubborn epidemics that still kill millions, the head of a global health fund said... Read more »

‘150,000 people fall prey to AIDS yearly in Pakistan’

ISLAMABAD: As many as 150,000 people fall prey to AIDS yearly in Pakistan, said Federal Health Minister Aamer Mehmood Kiani, ARY News reported on Thursday. Addressing in a ceremony held here today, to... Read more »

132,000 people suffering with HIV/AIDS in Pakistan

According to the report presented by the Attorney General Office in the Supreme Court on Monday, proposes that at least 132,000 at least populace in Pakistan is suffering with AIDS.  The report... Read more »