After more than 160 children died from Acute Encephalitis (AES) in Muzaffarpur and surrounding districts of Bihar last month, six more children in Gaya district are suspected to have died of AES in a week, an official said on Tuesday.
The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHaP) said the public must be wary of where their meat supply are sourced from. The caution was released to the media on Wednesday with MoHaP-International Health Regulations and Pandemic Control Office
Most Germans believe Angela Merkel’s health is a private matter, a poll showed on Saturday, after the chancellor suffered the latest in a series of shaking episodes this week that have raised questions about whether she should give an explanation.
In order to create a support system for cardiac patients and help them manage their condition better, RAK Hospital has launched a free “Healthy Heart Wellness Programme” for the UAE residents at the hospital premises.
The General Directorate of Civil Defence-Abu Dhabi has announced it has banned the use of liquefied petroleum gas (LPG) cylinders in all the buildings and facilities using central gas.
An Emirati Internal Medicine consultant called for more liver health and diseases discussions and more importantly, strategies for implementation, as a policy document on this issue was made available to the public on Sunday.
The Ministry of Health and Community Protection revealed “Johnson & Johnson’s” contact lenses and a Japanese medicine called Antoirel for the treatment of influenza. The new medicine, if taken 48 hours before the patient feels the symptoms of the bacteria, or very high in the heat, reduces the duration of the disease from one week to one or two days maximum, according to Director of Drug Administration at the Ministry, Dr Rukia Al Bastaki.
More than 300 people from different segments of the society including a large number of blue collar labourers have attended the blood donation campaign on Friday. The campaign was organised in continuation of Pehal International’s CSR initiative PCT (Pehal Charitable Trust) Humanity, a non-profit organization, at Terrazzo Labour Camp, Dubai Investment Park 1.
Over 400 labourers have been provided a number of free medical tests as part of the World Labour Day celebration by the Media Wing of Pakistan Association Dubai (PAD).