October 23, 2020 Scientists discover new pair of salivary glands!

Medical researchers have made a surprise anatomical discovery, finding what looks to be a mysterious set of salivary glands hidden inside the human head – which somehow have been missed by scientists for centuries up until now. This “unknown entity” was identified by accident by doctors in the Netherlands, who were examining prostate cancer patients...

October 23, 2020 Out of syllabus question will be removed from scoring: PMC

Islamabad: The Examination Paper Review Committee of Pakistan Medical Commission (PMC) will remove out of syllabus question from scoring in Medical and Dental Admission Test (MDCAT). In a recent notification, PMC clarified that MDCAT will be set on common syllabus and no topic outside the existing recognized syllabi of F.S.c in Pakistan. The notification read,...

October 23, 2020 MDCAT: PMC releases application procedures for registration

Islamabad: The Pakistan Medical Council recently announced a detailed application procedure for National Medical and Dental College Admission Test (MDCAT). Aspiring doctors and dentists can now apply for National MDCAT on the online portal available on PMC’s official website. The last date for applications is 2nd November 2020. Students can apply by clicking on this link or...

October 23, 2020 The hike in prices of life-saving drugs is in public interest: Chairman PPMA

Karachi: Tauqeer Ul Haq, Chairman of Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) recently said that the step to increase the prices of the life-saving drug to ensure their availability, will be very beneficial for the public. While talking to Medical News, Tauqeer Ul Haq, Chairman of Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) said, “We need to inform...

October 23, 2020 Dental House Officers of KMDC unpaid for 9 months

KARACHI: Dental house officers of Karachi Medical and Dental College (KMDC) have been deprived of their salaries for the past nine months and protested against the administration outside Press Club. Talking to Dental News, demonstrators told that dental house officers performed their duties wholeheartedly during the pandemic lockdown. House officers told that they were appointed...

October 22, 2020 Mouthwashes, oral rinses may inactivate human coronaviruses, study finds

HERSHEY, Pa.: Certain oral antiseptics and mouthwashes may have the ability to inactivate human coronaviruses, according to a Penn State College of Medicine research study. The results indicate that some of these products might be useful for reducing the viral load, or amount of virus, in the mouth after infection and may help to reduce the spread...

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Dental House Officers of KMDC unpaid for 9 months

KARACHI: Dental house officers of Karachi Medical and Dental College (KMDC) have been deprived of their salaries for the past nine months and protested against the administration outside Press Club. Talking to Dental News, demonstrators told that dental house officers performed their duties wholeheartedly during the pandemic lockdown. House officers told that they were appointed...

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The hike in prices of life-saving drugs is in public interest: Chairman PPMA

Karachi: Tauqeer Ul Haq, Chairman of Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) recently said that the step to increase the prices of the life-saving drug to ensure their availability, will be very beneficial for the public. While talking to Medical News, Tauqeer Ul Haq, Chairman of Pakistan Pharmaceutical Manufacturers’ Association (PPMA) said, “We need to inform...

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