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Travoney and Jeevay Sehat Make it to the Top 15 at Startup Istanbul 2017

Travoney and Jeevay Sehat Make it to the Top 15 at Startup Istanbul 2017

Two Pakistani companies, Travoney and Jeevay Sehat, made it to the list of top 15 startups that participated in Startup Istanbul last month. Jeevay Sehat is a Karachi-based startup making use of technology to connect patients with doctors. It removes the need …Continue reading

Top Prize for DoctHERs at World Health Summit Startup Track 2017

A Pakistani startup, doctHERs, has secured first place in the World Health Summit Startup Track 2017. The digital healthcare platform connects female doctors to patients in real-time using online technology. Its mission is to transcend socio-cultural barriers which restrict female healthcare professionals. …Continue reading

Is a permanent cure for diabetes on the cards?

Doctors from the University of Miami’s Diabetes Research Institute (DRI) have, during clinical trials, successfully cured a patient with Type 1 diabetes using a new method of injecting islet cells into a patient. It has now been confirmed that the patient no …Continue reading

Improving Patient Care in Pakistan With Hospital Automation

Hospitals in Pakistan are overwhelmed by exploding patient populations, lack of resources, and critical care training.  Manual errors are frequent, slow availability of patient lab results, doctors and nurses are confounded with slow paper based information retrieval, and misplaced patient histories lead …Continue reading