Lahore: The Early Years (TEY) has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with MCB to form an alliance between the two organisations. The agreement was signed on September 16, 2014 at the MCB Head Office in Lahore.
Lahore: It all began a few months ago with Ms Humaira Mahmood expressing her desire for Beaconhouse Liberty to make its mark internationally.
An end to Polio?
Using both types of polio vaccine could speed up efforts to free the world of the disease, research suggests. The oral vaccine is leading the fight to eradicate polio, but trials in India show an additional injection of inactivated virus boosts immunity. The World Health Organization said the findings, published in the journal Science, were "truly historic". The disease, which is spread through contaminated faeces, can cause paralysis and even death. Fighting polio has been one of the biggest success stories in global health. In 1988, there were 350,000 cases of polio in more than 125 countries. The disease is now widespread in just three countries - Nigeria, Afghanistan and Pakistan - and cases have fallen by more than 99%.
“It is easy to take liberty for granted, when you have never had it taken from you.”
“Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide.”
“It is only when the mind and character slumber that the dress can be seen.”
Ralph Waldo Emerson
“It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare.”
Vitamin A and beta carotene help to boost immunity against disease. It also assists in the healing process of diseases such as measles and is recommended by the WHO. Good natural sources of vitamin A are kidneys, liver, dairy products, green and yellow vegetables, pawpaw, mangoes, chilli pepper, red sorrel and red palm oil.