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News Pakistan » Health: Dying young in Pakistan, where babies face the highest risk

News channel or source: https://www.samaa.tv/health/2018/02/dying-young-pakistan-babies-face-highest-risk/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

head of the neonatal department at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Science (PIMS), the largest health facility in the capital. Newborns in the Muslim giant, with its rapidly growing population of 207 million inhabitants, face a one in 22 chance of dying ...

News Pakistan » Health: UNICEF: Pakistan 'Most Dangerous' Country for Newborns

News channel or source: https://www.voanews.com/a/unicef-pakistan-newborns/4262201.html
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Pregnant women are much less likely to receive assistance during delivery in Pakistan, where 14 skilled health professionals are available for every 10,000 people, according to the report. It acknowledged the percentage of mothers who give birth in a ...

News Pakistan » Health: Pakistan has highest newborn mortality rate

News channel or source: http://www.gulf-times.com/story/582472/Pakistan-has-highest-newborn-mortality-rate
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

head of the neonatal department at the Pakistan Institute of Medical Science (PIMS), the largest health facility in the capital. Newborns in the country, with its rapidly growing population of 207mn inhabitants, face a one in 22 chance of dying in their ...

News Pakistan » Health: UNICEF says Pakistan is riskiest country for newborns

News channel or source: http://tbo.com/health/unicef-says-pakistan-is-riskiest-country-for-newborns-ap_health_statistics42b4f0a8fee8432ea4b00c27b588a4f0
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

In Pakistan, Dr. Khalid said 80 percent of newborn deaths could ... Khalid, who has conducted extensive research into mother and child health and has written international papers on the subject, said that lack of funding, corruption and misplaced ...

News Pakistan » Health: Seized, but not ceased: Banned charities pose challenge for Pakistan

News channel or source: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-pakistan-militants-financing/seized-but-not-ceased-banned-charities-pose-challenge-for-pakistan-idUSKCN1G423Q
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Pakistan was on the FATF “grey list” from 2012 to 2015 ... the government to the facility - previously known as Markaz-e-Taiba, now renamed Government Health and Education Complex Sheikhupura - where nearly 1,000 students take classes, a JuD official ...

News Pakistan » Health: Study finds new superbug typhoid strain behind Pakistan outbreak

News channel or source: http://www.businessinsider.com/r-study-finds-new-superbug-typhoid-strain-behind-pakistan-outbreak-2018-2
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Official data on case numbers and deaths are not available, but local Pakistan media reports say health authorities detected more than 800 cases of drug-resistant typhoid in Hyderabad alone in a 10-month period between 2016 and 2017. The researcher found ...

News Pakistan » Health: UNICEF: 1 Million Babies Live Less Than a Day Due to Poor Health Care

News channel or source: http://www.msn.com/en-us/news/msn/unicef-1-million-babies-live-less-than-a-day/ar-BBJnBki
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

Pakistan carries the worst rate ... High rates of teen pregnancy, in combination with a lack of planning and health care, have been cited as main factors of infant mortality in the U.S., according to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention ...

News Pakistan » Health: Russia mulls LNG option for Pakistan

News channel or source: https://www.upi.com/Energy-News/2018/02/20/Russia-mulls-LNG-option-for-Pakistan/2341519131728/
Publication date: onday 19 February 2018

Pakistan consumes most of the natural gas it produces and the ... as well as entertainment, trends, science, health and stunning photography. UPI also provides insightful reports on key topics of geopolitical importance, including energy and security.

News Pakistan » Health: Pakistan — most dangerous place for newborns

News channel or source: https://dailytimes.com.pk/205334/pakistan-dangerous-place-newborns/
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

But what excuse does Pakistan have? We are not a nation under occupation ... And unless we invest in maternal health the rest can and will eventually fall by the wayside. Thus we urge Parliament, the Supreme Court, civil society, the media, everyone ...