KARACHI: Due to the soaring environmental pollution, nausea is getting widespread. Disturbed abdominal and some prevalent discomfort often trigger vomiting.
In such circumstances, patients feel down in the dumps and tend to avoid hospitals and clinics visits.
Keeping this in the wits, Newpakistan.tv is equipping its viewers with some home remedies that would sooth the pain and discomfort such as:
Ginger and Peppermint:
Studies have proved myriad health related boons of consuming ginger and peppermint particularly when it comes to treat nausea. You can consume those as raw or by making tea.
Foods stuffed with protein (such as cheese, milk, seafood, beef, yogurt and eggs etc) could potentially reduce the symptoms of nausea.
Women throughout menstruation often feel like nauseous. Thus, cinnamon might help them in enduring this condition.
Avoid Carbonated Drinks:
Among the ailments cause by carbonated drinks, one is nausea. It is observed that people tend to take up fizzy drinks so as to cure this condition sans knowing its hazardous impacts. So avoid drinking such drinks.
Scarcity of Water:
Majority of the people do not know about the health benefits of drinking sufficient water. However, drinking plenty of water can keep you off from many sicknesses. Also, it is a good way to stay away from nausea.
Say No To Spicy Foods:
Try to avoid foods enrich with strong flavors and spices as this would make you more vulnerable to come down with nausea.
Take Plenty of Rest:
Do not move around and bend your stomach. Instead, open the windows or let the fresh air in. Take deep breaths and you will be sorted.
Chaman: 800 patients treated gratis
QUETTA: Local administration & Health Dept. have set up a day-long free medical camp here at Tuba Achakzai Dobandi, Killa Abdulla District today.
Some 800 women, children, and men also received free medicines in the camp that was held on special directive of CM Balochistan Mir Jam Kamal and Health Minister Naseebullah Marri. Deputy Commissioner Chaman Shafqat Shahwani visited the camp and also monitored facilities of the free medical camp and inquire after the patients.
Local people including tribal leader and patients appreciated the health department on arranging free medical camp for needy patients and hoped that free services of treatments would be continued in other respective areas of the province by Health sector for the betterment of common people’s health.
Big achievement in Robotic Surgery workshop
KARACHI: A successful robotic surgical procedure was performed for the first time in Pakistan on a female patient hailing from Baluchistan carried out with the removing of her uterus on the concluding day of international multi-disciplinary “robotic surgery” workshop here today.
She had intractable bleeding acquiring multiple transfusion. The procedure called “hysterectomy in medical parlance was performed at, a 55-year-old lady patient. The patient will be discharged after 24 hours. The benefit of this new type of surgery Robotic surgeons team comprising Prof.Shamim Khan of King’s College London and Dr.Kankipati Shanti Raju from Guys and St Thomas Hospitals London performed the procedure along with a team of highly trained support staff. The robotic technique used during surgery was the first of its kind in the country.
Medical experts have described the successful procedure as a major breakthrough in the field of robotic surgery in Pakistan particularly in the field of gynecology. They said this success will open new vistas of robotic surgery in the country. SIUT had arranged here three-day international workshop discussing the impact and benefit of robotic surgery in the field of urology, general surgery, and gynecology. The three fields were exclusively discussed during the workshop in which live surgery was also conducted for three days and live telecast from OT Complex, Civil Hospital Karachi. The workshop was participated by a team of visiting surgeons from Britain along with surgeons from SIUT and Civil Hospital Karachi.
Surgeons during the workshop also discussed the initial high cost this state of art surgery but were of the opinion that keeping in view parameters of less pain, less loss of blood and a faster recovery as compared to traditional surgery which became cost effective in long run underscores the need for greater use of robotic surgery in the highly selected centers in Pakistan shared amongst several specialties.
International Pharmaceutical symposium to be held on Jan 30
FAISALABAD: Government College University Faisalabad (GCUF) will organize one-day 2nd International Symposium on Pharmaceutical Sciences here on January 30.
A spokesman of university told APP here Saturday that GCUF Vice Chancellor Prof Dr Nasir Amin will grace the occasion as chief guest whereas foreigner speaker Associate Prof Dr. Pharkphoom Panichayupakaranant Director Phytomedicine & Pharmaceutical Biotechnology Excellence Center Faculty of Pharmaceutical Sciences, Prince of Songkla University of Thailand will deliver keynote lecture, he added.