shortage of medicines

Rehri Goth residents decry shortage of medicines

Free medical camp deepens realisation of lack of healthcare facilities. A medical camp, offering free healthcare services, at the Sindh Government Hospital in Rehri Goth, pronounced the lack of basic facilities available to residents in the area. Decrying a lack of healthcare facilities, a resident, Younis Khaskheli, questioned, “Why should there be the need for a non-governmental organisation (NGO)- Greenstar Social Marketing (GSM) in this case – to set up a medical camp here?” Then, answering his own question, he spat, “Because this hospital

Country heading for population emergency, say experts

Call for busting myths about side-effects of intra-uterine contraceptive devices. Karachi: Leading obstetricians and gynaecologists (OBGYN), health sector policymakers, and members of the academia gathered to discuss the Road Map to Family Planning 2030. Sindh Reproductive and Genetic Health Centre-Jinnah Sindh Medical University (JSMU), in collaboration with Cost Implementation Plan (CIP) Sindh and Pathfinder International organised the discussion at a local hotel on Wednesday. Road Map 2030 Family Planning aims at achieving targets of Population Planning and Policy, and boosting contraceptive prevalence (CP)