January 18, 2020 Blending of Art and Dentistry

I have always been particularly passionate about art and design. Though I am a professional dentist, but on certain instances, I introduced myself as “an artist whose hobby is dentistry.” By Dr. Sandhiya Salim The pursuance of dentistry was more of “an accidental migrant experience” for me. An experience that can easily establish sense of...

January 18, 2020 Experts put spot light on waste management in dentistry

CAMBRIDGE: Researchers at Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) recently found the correlation between environmental health and oral health through the lens of health equity. The team believed that dentistry has a profound impact on our planet’s environmental health, which, in turn, affects oral health. Therefore, it was crucial to correctly manage dental waste. The...

January 17, 2020 DRAP: SHC green signals the drug import from India

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) directed the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) recently, to collaborate with the foreign ministry and carry forward the visa process for importing medicines from India. The directive was issued by a two-member bench, comprising Justice Muhammad Ali Mazhar and Justice Yousuf Ali Sayeed. The plea pertaining to delays in...

January 17, 2020 Quackery: Playing with Human Health

With so much going in the world, still the headlines on our television sets or newspapers would have a story of a naïve citizen of Pakistan, brutally affected due to negligence of a ‘phoney’ doctor. By Dr Muattar Hanif According to a recent Ministry of National Health Services (NHS) report, there are an estimated 1,65,000...

January 16, 2020 Experts develop new methods to treat Jaw Osteonecrosis

SEOUL: It is an established fact that dental implants are key for the treatment of tooth loss, but can cause a variety of complications. One such complication is osteonecrosis, which can result from patients taking medications such as bisphosphonates for bone disease. Current treatments for osteonecrosis are not always effective. Recently, researchers from Seoul have...

January 16, 2020 DIKIOHS offers Free Dental Checkup to local students

by DN Newsdesk Karachi: A team of Dr.Ishrat-ul-Ebad Khan Institute of Oral Health Sciences (DIKIOHS), Dow University of Health Sciences recently conducted ‘Free Oral Health Screening Camp’ at the Froebel’s Junior School in Gulshan Iqbal. The event was organized by the Department of Community Dentistry, DIKIOHS. The DIKIOHS team was headed by Vice Prinicpal DIKIOHS,...

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Experts put spot light on waste management in dentistry

CAMBRIDGE: Researchers at Harvard School of Dental Medicine (HSDM) recently found the correlation between environmental health and oral health through the lens of health equity. The team believed that dentistry has a profound impact on our planet’s environmental health, which, in turn, affects oral health. Therefore, it was crucial to correctly manage dental waste. The...

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DRAP: SHC green signals the drug import from India

KARACHI: The Sindh High Court (SHC) directed the Drug Regulatory Authority of Pakistan (DRAP) recently, to collaborate with the foreign ministry and carry forward the visa process for importing medicines from India. The directive was issued by a two-member bench, comprising Justice Muhammad Ali Mazhar and Justice Yousuf Ali Sayeed. The plea pertaining to delays in...

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