February 7, 2020 Free Dental Checkup Session by BUMDC

KARACHI: The CSP (Community Support Program) team of BUMDC was recently invited by The City School, Bait-ul-Mukaram Branch to carry out an Oral Health awareness session and Dental Checkup for their pupils. The CSP team was supervised by Dr. Kulsoom Fatima Rizvi, Vice-principal and Head of Preventive and Community Dentistry department and comprised of Dr....

February 7, 2020 AEEDC Dubai 2020: Over 3.5 Billion Dollars business deals generated

Dubai: Under the patronage of His Highness Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and the President of Dubai Health Authority (DHA), the 24th edition of UAE International Dental Conference and Arab Dental Exhibition – AEEDC Dubai 2020, which is the largest annual scientific dental conference and exhibition in the world,...

February 6, 2020 17th GSDA meeting put spotlight on latest dental challenges

Dubai – United Arab Emirates: Under the patronage of His Highness, Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of Dubai Health Authority (DHA), the 17th edition of Global Annual Scientific Dental Alliance Meeting (GSDA) kicked off recently on the sidelines of the 24th edition of the UAE...

February 6, 2020 Can cost of quality dental care become affordable?

All over the world, dental care has a reputation of being costly, very similar to Pakistan. With no sign of health care system, people have limited options to choose between public or private dental care options. Though public sectors provide reasonable prices for the treatment, but the queue to reach the dental chair is way...

February 6, 2020 Don’t forget brushing for a healthier brain

In a recent study, experts found that the bacteria which cause gum disease have been implicated as a cause of dementia.  So heres sharing everything you need to know: What is gum disease and why should I be worried about it? Gum disease, also known as gingivitis in its mild form, occurs when bacteria accumulate...

February 6, 2020 Students warned against taking admission in foreign colleges: PMC

Islamabad: Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) secretary, Arsalan Hyder recently declared in an official communication that PMC has warned that any admission obtained by a Pakistani student in a foreign college will happen solely at their own risk and cost. “Pakistani students seeking admission to a foreign medical college or institution are put on notice that...

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Can cost of quality dental care become affordable?
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Can cost of quality dental care become affordable?

All over the world, dental care has a reputation of being costly, very similar to Pakistan. With no sign of health care system, people have limited options to choose between public or private dental care options. Though public sectors provide reasonable prices for the treatment, but the queue to reach the dental chair is way…

Business
New Zealand’s first clear aligner company launched
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New Zealand’s first clear aligner company launched

New Zealand: Smilii, the first New Zealand brand of clear aligners, will soon be providing quality treatment to its clients to make tooth straightening procedures more available to New Zealanders. In the past, Clear aligner technology has been dominated by two American brands that offer their products at different prices and in different qualities. According…

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Coronavirus: WHO declared a Global Health Emergency
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Coronavirus: WHO declared a Global Health Emergency

The UN health agency recently declared an international emergency over the deadly novel coronavirus from China – a rarely used designation that could lead to improved international co-ordination in tackling the disease. “Our greatest concern is the potential for the virus to spread to countries with weaker health systems,” World Health Organization (WHO) chief Tedros…

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Exclusive interview with Dr Asher Jamelle
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Exclusive interview with Dr Asher Jamelle

Recently Dr Ashar Nizamuddin Jamelle sat down with Dental News Pakistan to talk about his journey as a practitioner and discuss some pointers pertaining to Periodontology. By Dr Sonia Sameen Dr Ashar Nizamuddin Jamelle graduated from Fatima Jinnah Dental College (FJDC), Karachi. Following his graduation, Dr Ashar joined Aga Khan University Hospital (AKUH) to complete…

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Free Dental Checkup Session by BUMDC
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Free Dental Checkup Session by BUMDC

KARACHI: The CSP (Community Support Program) team of BUMDC was recently invited by The City School, Bait-ul-Mukaram Branch to carry out an Oral Health awareness session and Dental Checkup for their pupils. The CSP team was supervised by Dr. Kulsoom Fatima Rizvi, Vice-principal and Head of Preventive and Community Dentistry department and comprised of Dr….

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The plight of Dental Students
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The plight of Dental Students

By Dr. Ramsha Aijaz “Am I done with struggle?” Thought that came in mind after getting admission in government medical university. “No, it’s just the beginning,” something within me answered back. Thinking about my glittering future when I stepped in university premises, I came across different world then I imagined. Hall was filled with happy,…

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Students warned against taking admission in foreign colleges: PMC
National News

Students warned against taking admission in foreign colleges: PMC

Islamabad: Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) secretary, Arsalan Hyder recently declared in an official communication that PMC has warned that any admission obtained by a Pakistani student in a foreign college will happen solely at their own risk and cost. “Pakistani students seeking admission to a foreign medical college or institution are put on notice that…

Research
Don’t forget brushing for a healthier brain
Research, Top News

Don’t forget brushing for a healthier brain

In a recent study, experts found that the bacteria which cause gum disease have been implicated as a cause of dementia.  So heres sharing everything you need to know: What is gum disease and why should I be worried about it? Gum disease, also known as gingivitis in its mild form, occurs when bacteria accumulate…

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Don’t forget brushing for a healthier brain
Research, Top News

Don’t forget brushing for a healthier brain

In a recent study, experts found that the bacteria which cause gum disease have been implicated as a cause of dementia.  So heres sharing everything you need to know: What is gum disease and why should I be worried about it? Gum disease, also known as gingivitis in its mild form, occurs when bacteria accumulate…

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DUHS-DICE Health Innovation Exhibition begins at Expo Centre
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DUHS-DICE Health Innovation Exhibition begins at Expo Centre

KARACHI: The two-day event of the 5th All Pakistan DUHS-DICE Health Innovation exhibition was inaugurated at the Expo Center Karachi. The Dow University of Health Sciences, a leading health sciences university, organized the event. In this exhibition, Pakistani and foreign delegates stated that Pakistan must adopt self-reliance as a national agenda by making everything that…

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