• British scientists in world-first TB breakthrough

    Added On : 25th March 2017

    Image result for World-first breakthrough to combat TBBritish scientists have made a world-first breakthrough in the diagnosis of tuberculosis.

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  • Al-Rabiah: "937 Service Improved for the Sake of Citizen, Patients and their Families"

    Added On : 24th March 2017

    Image result for moh logoHis Excellency the Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah inaugurated today, Tuesday, the new center of 937 Service Center, for serving patients and their families, following up their satisfaction with the provided health services and providing them with urgent health tips.

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  • Vibration may be as beneficial for bone health as exercise

    Added On : 24th March 2017

     A U.S. study has found sitting or standing on a vibration machine for just 20 minutes mimics the muscle and bone health benefits of a 45 minute walk, well at least for mice.

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  • MOH unifying hospitals’ social media accounts

    Added On : 23rd March 2017

    JAZAN — The Ministry of Health has announced that only health directorates are allowed to maintain social media accounts.

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  • Brain 'Rewires' to Work Around Early Blindness

    Added On : 23rd March 2017

    Image result for Brain 'Rewires' to Work Around Early BlindnessThese differences appear to boost hearing, smell and touch, researchers say

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  • Health minister launches Saudi Center for Patient Safety

    Added On : 22nd March 2017

    Image result for Health minister launches Saudi Center for Patient SafetyHealth Minister Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah on Sunday launched the Saudi Center for Patient Safety in Riyadh, whose aims are to ensure patient safety and detect medical errors.

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  • Spider venom may offer stroke therapy

    Added On : 22nd March 2017

    Funnel web spider being milkedA protein in spider venom may help protect the brain from injury after a stroke, according to research.

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  • Al-Rabiah Inaugurates Saudi Center for Patient Safety

    Added On : 21st March 2017

    Image result for moh logoHis Excellency the Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah inaugurated today, Sunday, Saudi Center for Patient Safety. On this occasion he extended thanks and appreciation to the Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques, the Crown Prince and the Deputy Crown Prince, may Allah protect them, for their unlimited support for the Ministry of Health efforts to develop the health sector in the Kingdom. He confirmed that the center is one of the MOH's initiatives to improve the health care and a practical implementation of the development process undertaken by the ministry and in implementation of one of the most important initiatives of the National Transformation Program (NTP) in the health sector.   
     

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  • Doctors tie Zika virus to heart problems in some adults

    Added On : 21st March 2017

    Feb. 1, 2016: In this file photo, a Sucre municipality worker fumigates for Aedes aegypti mosquitoes that transmit the Zika virus in the Petare neighborhood of Caracas, Venezuela.For the first time, doctors have tied infection with the Zika virus to possible new heart problems in adults.

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  • Could a Blood Test Spot Autism in Childhood?

    Added On : 20th March 2017

    Image result for Could a Blood Test Spot Autism in Childhood?Preliminary study was reportedly nearly 98 percent accurate in kids ages 3 to 10

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