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AKU experts talked at length of how simple lifestyle changes can help prevent diabetes, a medical condition that is a growing at a fast pace globally.
November 16, 2015
“The more people you interact with, the more angry people you find,” says Saad Haroon, the popular standup comedian, as the 37th speaker at the Sixth Sense Forum lecture series at AKU.
November 11, 2015
“Rett has never been studied in our population. Due to lack of awareness and appropriate diagnostic testing, it goes undiagnosed in most patients,” says AKU’s Dr Salman Kirmani.
November 9, 2015
At least 10 children were sexually abused per day in 2014: An analysis shared during AEMC about the recent increase in child abuse cases, includes expert comments of Dr Junaid Razzak and Dr Asad  Mian of AKU.
November 7, 2015
In an op-ed, Michael Meyer, Dean, GSMC says: Mr Schabowski, an obscure functionary, became a new face of change, and changed the world in a most unlikely manner.
November 6, 2015
“We need to identify whether Pakistani women have a certain kind of genetic mutation because of which we are seeing much younger women (with cancer) as compared to the West,” says Dr Shaista Masood Khan, AKU.
November 1, 2015
“Bipolar affective disorder is a lifelong illness, just like diabetes or hypertension,” says AKU’s Dr Tania Nadeem during an exclusive interview.
October 28, 2015
A blog by Dr Zulfiqar Bhutta of AKU says: Fifteen years from now, the governments of the world will meet to assess whether we, together, have done the work needed to achieve the Sustainable Development Goals.
October 19, 2015
“Human dignity is the most important human right from which all other fundamental rights stemmed such as freedom from violence, abuse & discrimination,” says Dr Murad Khan of AKU while addressing at a forum.
October 17, 2015
A research by Dr Zafar Fatmi of AKU says: More than 50 per cent of Pakistani mothers’ weekly food intake has 8.5 per cent more lead than the global standard while five year old children’s food has 93 per cent of lead.
October 12, 2015




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