Al Rahba Hospital will host the first National Trauma Conference in UAE this weekend from April 30th May 1st. The event brings together more than 400 medical practitioners and members of the regulatory community to discuss trauma medicine, share information on the issue, develop assessment skills and improve management of trauma cases.
The conference is being [...]
Dubai Healthcare City launched Royal Ayurveda Clinic, the first in the region to provide a full range of Ayurvedic medical services.
Dr. Ayesha Abdullah, Managing Director, Sciences Cluster and Executive Director for DHCC, Tecom Investments Business Parks, opened the clinic in the presence of His Excellency Wasantha Senanayake, Consul-General of Sri Lanka in Dubai, and Hiroki [...]
Health experts called for a unified strategy to address diabetes ahead of an international conference on the disease.
Mohammad Zaheri, head of the Jordanian Society of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism said that no serious efforts have yet been adopted in the Kingdom to curb the prevalence of diabetes.
“There is an urgent need to come up with [...]
The Amiri expansion project of al-Adan Hospital is opened today with a 240-bed capacity, according to health ministry.
The expansion will contribute in easing pressure on the hospital, as it will be supplied with modern medical equipment, Director of al-Ahmadi Medical Zone Dr. Fahad Al-Fawdari told KUNA.
The project came upon directives of His Highness the Amir [...]
UAE Ministry of Health stated that all pharmaceuticals and medicine companies registered at the Registration and Pharmaceutical Drugs Department will be required to appoint a pharmaceutical vigilance officer in their organizations.
Dr. Amin Al Amiri, Executive Director for Medical Practices and Licenses at the UAE Ministry of Health the decision, explained that all the above mentioned [...]
In a study conducted by Dr. Haider M Al Attia, Consultant Internal Medicine and Rheumatology at Al Noor Hospital, Airport Road, Abu Dhabi, tested the density of the femur bone in140 predominantly Arab male patients aged 55 years and over – who were attending hospital for the treatment of other conditions – to determine the [...]
The first joint meeting between the Emirates Cardiac Society and the American College of Cardiology formed the basis of the growing incidence of heart diseases, which is ranked as the number one cause of death in the Gulf States.
Recent studies show that more than half of the population in the Gulf states suffers from abnormal [...]
The Supreme Council for Health recently saw the conclusion of “Healthy Steps to Doha” programme, initiated in association with Supreme Education Council (SEC) to help increase health awareness and combat child obesity in schools.
“Obesity has become one of the major epidemics with the latest statistics from World Health Organization showing one billion people as obese [...]
The fourth and last phase of Dubai Municipality’s public health campaign under the slogan “Together for a healthier lifestyle” was held in the jogging track of Jumeirah Open Beach recently.
The campaign addressed weighty matters like obesity and related diseases such as diabetes, high cholesterol and blood pressure. Free check ups and consultations were offered by [...]
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