• Makkah residents to be trained to deal with heart attacks

    Added On : 8th June 2017

    Image result for Makkah residents to be trained to deal with heart attacksPrince Khaled Al-Faisal, Makkah governor and adviser to King Salman, on Tuesday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with Health Minister Tawfiq Al-Rabiah in Jeddah to implement “Makkah, the City of Safe Heart,” an initiative to teach citizens outside the health sector to administer emergency care for people suffering a heart attack.

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  • An egg a day appears to help young children grow taller

    Added On : 8th June 2017

    boiled eggAn egg a day might help undernourished young children grow to a healthy height, according to a six-month study in Ecuador.

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  • Health Ministry urges hypertension patients to reduce salt intake during Ramadan

    Added On : 6th June 2017

    RIYADH: The Health Ministry on Monday advised patients with hypertension (high blood pressure) to reduce consumption of salt and fried foods during Ramadan. The announcement is part of the ministry’s annual health-and-safety awareness program conducted during the holy month.

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  • Gene-Targeted Drugs Fight Advanced Lung Cancers

    Added On : 6th June 2017

    Image result for AlecensaMedications show promise for non-small cell type

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  • Drug shrinks ovarian tumours in early trial

    Added On : 5th June 2017

    Ovarian cancerA new targeted treatment for ovarian cancer has shown "very promising" results in women in the advanced stages of the disease.

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  • One Dose of Radiation May Help Spine Pain in Cancer

    Added On : 4th June 2017

    Image result for One Dose of Radiation May Help Spine Pain in CancerStudy suggests it works as well as a full week of treatments

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  • Dreams and brain disease: REM sleep cells linked to disorders

    Added On : 3rd June 2017

    Where do dreams come from? Where do dreams come from? Researchers now say they know: A specific group of cells in the brain stem is responsible for controlling dreaming sleep , also called Rapid Eye Movement (REM) sleep, a new study says.

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  • MOH Provides Medical Tips to Patients with Hypertension

    Added On : 2nd June 2017

    The Ministry of Health (MOH) called upon patients with hypertension to see a doctor before commencing to fast; in order to determine their ability to fast.

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  • Ultra-tough antibiotic to fight superbugs

    Added On : 2nd June 2017

    Enterococus faecalisUS scientists have re-engineered a vital antibiotic in a bid to wipe out one of the world's most threatening superbugs.

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  • Promising Results for Drug for Psoriatic Arthritis

    Added On : 1st June 2017

    Image result for TaltzPsoriatic arthritis causes painful joint swelling, but new medication Taltz might help

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