Tuesday , 20 March 2018


China orders milk probe after babies develop breasts

China’s health ministry said Tuesday it had ordered food safety authorities in central Hubei province to investigate claims that milk powder has caused infant girls to grow breasts. Officials had already begun tests on the baby formula after parents and doctors expressed fears that hormones in the milk powder made by NASDAQ-listed Synutra had caused babies to develop breasts prematurely. ... Read More »

Hospital Waste: Sealed health facilities warned 

ISLAMABAD: Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has ordered the sealed health facilities to provide compliance reports regarding the violation of Environment Protection Act. Earlier this week, EPA had sealed the seven health facilities and diagnostic centres in Islamabad after inspecting and finding these facilities in violation of Health Waste Management Rules. EPA Director General Farzana Altaf said that these health facilities had ... Read More »