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Health

Pakistan sees consistent drop in COVID-19 cases

Pakistan has reported a consistent drop in COVID-19 cases. Photo: AFP  Pakistan’s daily COVID-19 case count down to 644. Country reports zero deaths from coronavirus in last 24 hours, NIH data shows. NIH also reports decline in positivity rate. KARACHI: Pakistan’s coronavirus cases have consistently registered a downward trend over …

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This parasite makes people attractive for the opposite sex

Representational image of a parasite. —Unsplash T gondii might be making its human hosts more attractive to opposite sex. Making host more attractive means it can spread more easily. Infected men had higher facial symmetry and testosterone. Nearly half of the world’s population is infected by a common parasite Toxoplasma gondii …

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Pakistan posts zero COVID-19 death in last 24 hours: NIH

Man is seen checking the temperature of people. — AFP/File Pakistan reports 673 COVID-19 cases during last 24 hours. The positivity rate slumps to 3.25%. NIH advises Pakistanis to mask up during Muharram gatherings. ISLAMABAD: Pakistan has reported 673 fresh COVID-19 cases but no coronavirus-related death was recorded during the …

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Researchers uncover dark traits that most successful salespeople have

Representational image. — Unsplash  Researchers reveal narcissism, machiavellianism and psychopathy are traits that successful salespeople normally have. Triad of dark traits is found in salespeople more so than in other professions. Study finds narcissism and psychopathy may lead to success at first, but it will be then followed by “fall …

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How can you whiten your teeth without a toothbrush?

A representational image of person getting het teeth checked. — Reuters/File Toothpaste may remove surface stains but they don’t play a role in whitening teeth so scientists created a hydrogel that helps whiten teeth safely. This may be the first method of teeth whitening that doesn’t harm enamel like some …

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