• 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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  • New map tracks germs' travels around hospitals

    Added On : 31st May 2017

    The study gives researchers foundational information that could improve the understanding of hospital-acquired infections.In the first study of its kind, researchers have conducted a yearlong survey of the bacteria in a newly constructed hospital, starting two months before the facility opened and continuing over the next 10 months.

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  • Celiac disease symptoms more likely to resolve in children

    Added On : 30th May 2017

    Kindergarten children eating lunchIn response to a strict gluten-free diet, celiac disease symptoms are more likely to go away in children than in adults, researchers say.

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  • Fitness trackers 'poor at measuring calories burned'

    Added On : 29th May 2017

    woman looking at fitness tracker on her wristMost fitness trackers are good at measuring heart rate but poor at measuring calories burned, a study suggests.

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  • Frozen 'space sperm' passes fertility test

    Added On : 28th May 2017

    Mice in spaceHealthy baby mice have been born using freeze-dried sperm stored in the near-weightless environment of space.

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  • Al-Jouf Cardiac Center Reduces Referral to 60% outside the Region

    Added On : 27th May 2017

    Image result for MOH LOGO​In the first three months of its inauguration, the Cardiac Center in Al-Jouf has succeeded in reducing the number of cases referred outside the region into 60%. During the same period, the center conducted a number of 79 cardiac catheterizations, including 48 diagnostic ones, in addition to a number of 31 stent replacement or angioplasty procedures (i.e. common surgical procedures to open narrowed or blocked blood vessels that supply blood to the heart), and all of which have been crowned with success, May Allah be praised.

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