Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP), a UAE-based civil society organisation dedicated to reducing the burden of cancer in the community by generating awareness and offering financial support to patients in need, recently held a board meeting to strategise an action plan for a new 2-year cycle.
The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) reported 1,572 new cases of coronavirus in the last 24 hours on Sunday. MoHAP noted that an additional 1,560 individuals had fully recovered from coronavirus
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) has decided to withdraw any herbal products that contain a carcinogen called “Acorus Calamus”, in addition to suspending their registration and prohibiting their import.
The Ministry stressed in a statement on Thursday that its aim to continue expanding the scope of testing nationwide to facilitate the early detection of coronavirus cases and carry out the necessary treatment.
The UAE has authorised the emergency use of Sotrovimab, a monoclonal antibody, for the treatment of patients aged 12 years or older with mild to moderate COVID-19 disease who are at risk of progression to hospitalisation or death.
Mayar’s father said, "A cancer diagnosis is always feared, especially in children. As parents, we were in great shock, it shook our world, but the treatment opportunities and recovery rate gave us hope. My daughter fought and has won, she now dreams to become a doctor to help others like her."
The new coronavirus cases bring the total number of infections in the country to 631,160. The total number of deaths in the country to due to COVID-19 complications reached 1,807 after five new deaths.
The UAE Government announced on Wednesday that 43,732 additional COVID-19 tests had been conducted, resulting in the detection of 941 new cases, bringing to 26,004 the total numbers of infections in the country. T
Collaboration and partnership have become one of the positive outcomes of “Arab Health,” which, since 1975, has been a channel for local, regional and international healthcare industry stakeholders to introduce and showcase well-researched science/medical-based technology for improved public health and patient care.