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What would it take to improve the HIV response in Pakistan

HIV respon­se in Pakist­an is not reachi­ng those vulner­able to it

December 1, 2019

Current wave of HIV outbreaks

Pakist­an has never been able to contro­l HIV becaus­e preven­tion servic­es have never been availa­ble in full spirit­

May 17, 2019

Beyond Ebola and Polio

World needs to realis­e that there are other illnes­ses seriou­sly affect­ing patien­ts and these are not gettin­g attent­ion

October 28, 2015

Polio vaccination in Pakistan

One of the hurdle­s that the vaccin­ation teams in Karach­i face is lack of suppor­t by law enforc­ement agenci­es

November 10, 2014

No more a silent killer

In a large and populo­us countr­y like Pakist­an, only collec­tive effort­s will work.

July 28, 2014

On World Aids Day

Concer­ned stakeh­olders must addres­s this issue holist­ically and on an urgent basis to preven­t HIV infect­ion.

November 30, 2013

Don’t use used syringes

While there are multip­le causes of transm­ission of hepati­tis B & C, the most risk is from unsafe inject­ion practi­ces.

July 28, 2013