August 2020, Volume 70, Issue 8

Editorial

Heavy backpacks & backache in school going children

Humayun Mirza  , Mehwish Arif

In this Modern era where everything is getting faster and better with new and innovative technologies, our life styles are becoming lazier and more sedentary. Children are more affected by this as their childhood outdoor games are replaced by smart gaming gadgets, leading to less physical activities, weaker bodies and physical problems.

Emerging threat of HIV/AIDS in children in Pakistan

Aisha Mehnaz

The recent incidence of over 700 new HIV positive cases in children at Larkana reported by Sindh Aids control programme1 raised an alarming situation not only for the province of Sindh, but for the whole of Pakistan. This is not the first time that an outbre

RESEARCH ARTICLES

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