• Experts excited by brain 'wonder-drug'

    Added On : 22nd April 2017

    Woman with dementiaScientists hope they have found a drug to stop all neurodegenerative brain diseases, including dementia.

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  • Oral Health Month, an oral care awareness campaign launches in KSA with the support of more than 3,200 dentists giving residents access to free dental checkups

    Added On : 21st April 2017

    The Saudi Dental Society and Colgate have partnered to launch a nationwide awareness campaign, Oral Health Month, with the support of over 3200 dentists across the Kingdom. The campaign offers free dental checkups across the country alongside an interactive roadshow across three cities, to drive home the message among Saudi citizens about the benefits of a preventive approach to oral health.  

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  • French regulator says up to 4,100 children victims of epilepsy drug

    Added On : 21st April 2017

    The logo of French drugmaker Sanofi is seen in front of the company's headquarters in ParisA potential 4,100 children in France may have suffered a major malformation in the womb between 1967 and 2016 after being exposed to valproate, a drug commonly prescribed to treat epilepsy and bipolar disorders, France’s drug regulars said on Thursday.

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  • Deal signed for surgeries outside official working hours

    Added On : 20th April 2017

    RIYADH: Health Minister Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah signed a community partnership agreement with Al-Ihsan Medical Charity Society in Jazan on Sunday to develop a program to support surgical operations outside official working hours.

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  • Conflicting Statin Guidelines Create Confusion

    Added On : 20th April 2017

    Image result for Conflicting Statin Guidelines Create ConfusionDoctors, patients often confused by differing advisories on the cholesterol-lowering drugs

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  • Dairy-free diets warning over risk to bone health

    Added On : 19th April 2017

    A man making a green smoothieDiets which cut out dairy food could be a "ticking time bomb" for young people's bone health, a charity is warning.
     

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  • MOH Signs Community Partnership Agreement with Al-Ihsan Medical Charity Society

    Added On : 18th April 2017

    Image result for MOH LOGOHis Excellency the Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah signed today, Sunday a community partnership agreement with Al-Ihsan Medical Charity Society in Jazan, to develop a program to support surgical operations outside the official working hours for serving patients registered with the hospitals in the region.

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  • Healing Hands: Massage May Ease Chronic Back Pain

    Added On : 18th April 2017

    Image result for Healing Hands: Massage May Ease Chronic Back PainPeople over 50 tended to respond best, study finds

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  • Swansea University smart bandage trials 'within 12 months'

    Added On : 17th April 2017

    A bandaged hands with lots of digital graphicsBandages which can detect how a wound is healing and send messages back to doctors could be trialled within the next 12 months, scientists have said.

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  • Vaccine Targeting Brain Tumors Seems Safe in Study

    Added On : 15th April 2017

    Image result for Vaccine Targeting Brain Tumors Seems Safe in StudyCombo therapy may also extend survival of glioblastoma patients, but more research needed

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