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About Social and Development log of Pakistan (SDLP)

Social and Development log of Pakistan (SDLP) is an attempt to highlights real public issues, which include social, economic and political issues, and complete policy analysis of that issues having experts opinion and analysis on it. SDLP will raise all public issues on the basis of facts and figures and try to advocate at highest forum which may influence the policy makers and draw their attentions towards real problem. SDLP also welcome to those who want to contribute on our blog at https://developmentpk.wordpress.com/. For that you may send your queries/suggestions/articles etc at rajataimur1@gmail.com. Twitter: https://twitter.com/SDLPak or @rajataimur786 Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/SDLPak

The 3Ds Dilemma- (Diabetes-Depression-Diabetic Neuropathy)

By: Dr. Muhammad Umair khan Do you ever notice that why people who are suffering from Diabetes have other severe disorders like Depression, Hypertension, Obesity and Diabetic Peripheral Neuropathy???? No!!! Because Diabetes is a disorder which becomes the stimulus (etiology) for … Continue reading

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Economic and Political Dimensions of National Security: Is Pakistan Secure?

By: Raja Taimur Hassan “In this contemporary world, economic and political factors play more dominant role in defining and molding the national security.” Islamabad: Of many, one of principle factors of demise of once mighty Soviet Union was widespread economic … Continue reading

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Curbing the Societal Menace of Child Abuse

By:  Saad Hassan Qureshi Children at any age are quite vulnerable to a lot of things that they experience outside their houses.             Karachi: Most recently we had a show running on “Hum TV” by … Continue reading

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Will People of Pakistan Defend their Democracy? A clue from Abortive Turkish Military Coup

The challenge for the incumbent government and political parties is to gain the trust of the people and wining their hearts, only than people will defend, protect and preserve their democracy and there will be no unconstitutional threat. Failing in gaining trust of people may lead to disastrous consequences. Continue reading

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Dark Realities of Whitening Creams

A new research study by Sustainable Development Policy Institute (SDPI) titled “Mercury Added Products: Exposure and Health Risks of Skin Whitening Creams (SWCs)” revealed startling facts of alarmingly high concentration of mercury contents in fairness creams.
Mercury is the third most hazardous substance of global concern and exposure to even small amount may cause serious health implications.
According to the study in some of the SWCs brands, the mercury contents level found as high as 20,000 ppm (parts per million) against the allowed limit of 1 ppm, which is criminal. Continue reading

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