February 29, 2020 Study finds ‘Botanical drug’ effective for oral cancers

LOS ANGELES: In a recent study, researchers examined the effect that APG-157, a botanical plant-based drug that contains curcumin has on neck and head cancer patients. the drug was developed under the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s Botanical Drug Development: Guidance for Industry. The findings showed that the drug helps patients fight oral and oropharyngeal...

February 29, 2020 We need to improve the dental health of our children; Prof Dr Amjad Wayne

Professor Dr Amjad Wayne is known as one of the pioneers of Pediatric Dentistry in Pakistan. Dental News Pakistan recently spoke to him about his contributions to dental profession and representing Pakistan on International level. By DN Staffer After completing BDS from deMontmorency College of Dentistry, Lahore in 1981, Prof Dr Amjad Wayne went on...

February 28, 2020 New ‘Photodynamic therapy’ promises to kill oral bacteria

Finland: Regular tooth brushing helps maintain good oral health, but does not completely prevent the occurrence of oral disease. To help kill Streptococcus mutans bacteria and the harmful oral bacteria that cause gingivitis, researchers from Koite Health in Finland are launching a method intended for home use. The method involves using antibacterial photodynamic therapy and...

February 28, 2020 People should make their own masks: NIH Official

ISLAMABAD: National Institute of Health (NIH) Executive Director (ED) Maj Gen Dr Aamer Ikram recently advised people not to panic and suggested that they should make their own masks by following the DIY (Do It Yourself) videos available on social media. Dr Ikram said this while talking to the media regarding the confirmation of the...

February 27, 2020 Coronavirus: Tips to keep your dental setting safe!

With recent reported cases of Coronavirus in Pakistan, many questions have started to rise pertaining to viral disease. Coronaviruses are a large family of viruses that are common in many different species of animals, including camels, cattle, cats, and bats. COVID-19 is the infectious disease caused by the most recently discovered coronavirus. This new virus...

February 27, 2020 Coronavirus in Pakistan: Price of protection masks skyrocketed

Karachi: According to reports, Price of surgical masks surged in Karachi recently after two cases of coronavirus were confirmed in the country. There have also reports of disappearance of masks from medical stores in the city or were being sold at exorbitant prices across the major city. A medical store owner told Geo News, a...

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We need to improve the dental health of our children; Prof Dr Amjad Wayne

Professor Dr Amjad Wayne is known as one of the pioneers of Pediatric Dentistry in Pakistan. Dental News Pakistan recently spoke to him about his contributions to dental profession and representing Pakistan on International level. By DN Staffer After completing BDS from deMontmorency College of Dentistry, Lahore in 1981, Prof Dr Amjad Wayne went on...

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People should make their own masks: NIH Official

ISLAMABAD: National Institute of Health (NIH) Executive Director (ED) Maj Gen Dr Aamer Ikram recently advised people not to panic and suggested that they should make their own masks by following the DIY (Do It Yourself) videos available on social media. Dr Ikram said this while talking to the media regarding the confirmation of the...

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