A meeting was held yesterday to launch the implementation phase of the first Gulf ‘Survey of Atrial Fibrillation Events’, also known as GULF SAFE, an initiative set-up by the Gulf Heart Association (GHA) in partnership with Sanofi-aventis Gulf to understand, manage, and establish the approximate prevalence of the cardiac disease in the region.
Atrial fibrillation (AF) [...]
The latest medical trends and practices related to women’s health were presented at the recently-concluded Women Health Update Conference held at the Prince Salman Social Center, under the theme ‘You are our center of attention’. The two-day program, which included workshops, blood pressure and diabetes checks, and breast examination, specifically discussed women’s health after the [...]
A senior cardiologist has urged people to take better care of their health as the number of cardiac diseases is growing fast in the UAE and called for a simple change in lifestyle for a better quality of life.
Taking care of cardiac patients is expensive, he said, noting that it costs Dh5,000 to open a [...]