Chicago: A new study has found that the affluence of your neighborhood is linked to your risk of obesity and diabetes. People living in a high-poverty area were more likely to be obese and more likely to have diabetes than those in a low-poverty census tract.
Lahore: The dengue fever claimed five more lives including four women in Lahore on Thursday, taking the death toll to 230 in the provincial capital.
Sukkur: At least 20 people including women and children fell unconscious after eating poisonous food in Sukkur.
London: The search for the world’s first malaria vaccine received a boost with the release of early results from a major clinical trial showing it cut risk by about half in African children.
Lahore: The dengue outbreak continued on Wednesday as two more patients died in Lahore, raising death toll to 224 in the provincial metropolis alone.
Rome: The United Nations’ Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO) headquarters marks the World Food Day celebrations during a ceremony in the Italian capital of Rome.
Lahore: The dengue fever claimed nine more lives, including four women, in Lahore on Tuesday, taking death toll to 221 in the provincial metropolis.
Lahore: Manufacturers of many low-cost cosmetic items use banned chemicals and harmful whitening agents which may lead to skin and allergic diseases including skin cancer, says a report.
Peshawar: At least 23 AIDS affected women have given birth to babies here in Peshawar.
Lahore: Some 16,928 dengue patients have been recovered and discharged from the hospitals so far in the province, according to the report released by Health Department Punjab.