Pakistan batsman Asif Ali is expected to leave the tour of England following the death of his daughter, who had been having treatment for cancer in the United States.
“Mahira Khan came to the Indus Hospital to visit Nida, a cancer patient whose wish was to meet the actress. A huge thank you to Mahira for making Nida’s wish come true,” the tweet read.
Cancer that begins in the vocal cords is a form of throat cancer that’s called “glottis cancer.” “Carcinoma in situ” is a term used to describe cancer at its earliest stage — stage 0.
Al Jalila Foundation today celebrated longstanding partner Brest Friends 14th anniversary acknowledging the impact the home-grown programme has contributed to breast cancer awareness in the UAE.
The total number of its beneficiaries over the last two years reaching 142 from 23 nationalities, at a cost of Dhs3.8 million.
The UAE embassy’s participation in the More Than a Pink Walk underscores broader efforts in the UAE to support medical research, promote healthy lifestyles, and advance global public health outcomes in partnership with leading organisations in the US and worldwide.
The UAE government is determined to bring down blood cancer fatalities in the country where it is the third leading cause of death, numbering at 4500 new cases each year.
In the UAE, hip replacement is currently one of the most common orthopaedic operations and several surgeries are performed annually at Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, Dubai (BHAS) to treat conditions related to hips. While the aim of a Total Hip replacement in the past was mainly pain reduction, the patient of the 21st century’s focus is on function and lifestyle.
A Lebanese hospital brought music and medicine together on Friday in a concert for cancer patients.
A Grade I student of DPS Dubai has donated her hair – all 12 inches of it – to spread awareness about breast cancer and other types of cancer while standing in solidarity with people battling the disease and the cancer survivors.