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New mobile health category highlight of 2012 Middle East Hospital Build Awards


Dubai, UAE: Informa Life Sciences, organizers of the 4th Hospital Build & Infrastructure Middle East 2012 Exhibition and Congress, has introduced a new category to the upcoming 2012 Hospital Build Awards. The M+Health Award for the Best HealthCare Initiative by a Telecom Provider is aimed at recognizing the use of mobile technologies to improve […]

Gulf doctors honoured at the 2012 Middle East OTO Awards


Dubai, UAE: The 2012 Middle East OTO Awards got underway this morning with a prize giving ceremony held on the opening day of the 9th Middle East Update in Otolaryngology Conference & Exhibition (Head and Neck Surgery). The Awards were established to honour otolaryngologists and ENT physicians in the Middle East for their contribution […]

For the best start in life – Philips AVENT Breastfeeding & Child Nutrition Conference


Dubai, UAE: For the 4th year running, Philips AVENT, in corporation with Al Qadi Pharmacy, will host a breastfeeding and early child nutrition forum for both mums, ‘mums-to-be’ and healthcare professionals in the UAE. The conferences will take place in both Abu Dhabi and Dubai, and are provided by thought professional leaders.

Philips AVENT […]

Cochlear Implant most effective way to correct hearing impairment in Arab populations


Dubai, UAE: Hearing loss is the third leading chronic disability following arthritis and hypertension in the USA . According to the World Health Organization, over 275 million people globally have moderate-to-profound hearing impairment, 80% of them in low- and middle-income countries. Only limited information is available on developing regions, including Arab countries, where the […]

Hospital Build & Infrastructure Congress to address issues of construction, upgrade and management of hospital facilities in KSA


Dubai, UAE: According to Zawya Project Monitor, existing healthcare infrastructure in the GCC is valued at more than $10.2 billion. Industry experts estimate that strengthening healthcare infrastructure in the GCC would boost overall expenditure as well as per capita spending through improved services at new facilities.

GCC– wide plans for hospital infrastructure upgrade are […]

Gender-based approach needed to broaden understanding of women’s health problems in Arab world


On average women live six to seven years longer than men. However, the leading causes of death in women such as ischemic heart disease, stroke, lung disease, breast and cervical cancer can be easily prevented through simple screening tests and lifestyle modifications. In the past, work on women’s health was focused on the health […]