• MOH: Successful Surgery at Wadi al-Dawasir General Hospital Saves the Life of a Man with Skull Fractures and Bleeding

    Added On : 3rd March 2017

    Image result for moh logoAccording to the Ministry of Health (MOH), a medical team at Wadi Al-Dawasir Province General Hospital has succeeded in saving the life of a man injured in a traffic accident that caused him fractures of the bones of the skull, and the knee cap, accompanied by heavy bleeding and severe laceration in parts of his body.

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  • Obesity strongly linked to 11 types of cancer

    Added On : 3rd March 2017

         People who are obese have a greater risk of developing and dying from several types of cancer including malignancies of the breast, ovary, kidney, pancreas, colon, rectum and bone marrow, a research review confirms.

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  • Minsters of Health and Education Launch "Rashaqa" Initiative to Reduce Obesity Rates among School students

    Added On : 2nd March 2017

    Image result for moh logoTheir Excellencies the Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah and Minister of Education Dr. Ahmed bin Mohammed Al-Issa have inaugurated today, Monday, morning, Rahsaq initiative to reduce rates of obesity among school students, at Al-Rabie bin Amer School in the Compound of Ministry of Foreign Affairs, in Riyadh

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  • Nerve 'Zap' Treatment May Speed Stroke Recovery

    Added On : 2nd March 2017

    Image result for Nerve 'Zap' Treatment Stroke RecoverySmall study found arm weakness improved when brain was stimulated during physical therapy

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  • 3 new hospitals to treat drug addicts soon

    Added On : 1st March 2017

    The new facilities will solve the problem of ‘no beds’ for the drug addicts in hospitals. — Okaz photoRIYADH — Three new hospitals for the treatment of drug addicts will be opened in Riyadh and Taif before the end of the current year, according to the secretary general of the National Commission to Combat Drugs, Abdul Ilah Bin Mohammed Al-Sharif.

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  • Blood tests spot ovarian cancer early

    Added On : 1st March 2017

    Ovarian cancerA blood test every four months could help women at high-risk of ovarian cancer find tumours early, say doctors.

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  • How your body shape may influence your disease risk

    Added On : 28th February 2017

     Could the shape of your body influence your risk of disease? Many doctors think so, and a recent study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association found that those with a genetic predisposition toward one particular body type actually had a higher risk of conditions like Type 2 diabetes and heart disease.

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  • Hospitals in Hail Receives 203.193 and Conducts 14.031 Surgeries over the Past Year

    Added On : 27th February 2017

    Image result for moh logoThe hospitals, affiliated to Hail region, have provided their therapeutic services to a number of 203.193 patients over the past year (2016).

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  • 'Superbug' Infections Striking More U.S. Kids

    Added On : 27th February 2017

    Image result for 'Superbug' Infections Striking More U.S. KidsAntibiotic-resistant germs no longer confined to hospitals, study warns

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  • Saudi dentists committed to upgrading care, says Orthodontic Society president

    Added On : 26th February 2017

    JEDDAH: The president of the Saudi Orthodontic Society (SOS) said Saturday at the 11th International Orthodontic symposium that it is his organization’s mission to upgrade the level of orthodontic care to reach excellence and raise the level of awareness in the population.

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