The second edition of Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP)’s unique youth awareness initiative, the annual Ana-vation School Championship, which seeks to educate the UAE’s school-goers about common signs of paediatric cancers and empower them to come up with realistic DIY solutions to detect these signs and help young cancer patients, has just finished its school visits phase.
Brain surgeons at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi have begun using detailed 3D models of patients’ brains to plan and even practice complex procedures.
An orthodontist gives tips for fresh breath and oral health while fasting.
Hessa Bint Essa Buhumaid, Minister for Community Development, inaugurated Dubai Down Syndrome Centre to receive children with Down Syndrome from age 5 until 18 years old in order to rehabilitate, train and empower them to become fully integrated into the community.
The Department of Health-Abu Dhabi has instructed to withdraw all batches of two medicinal production used to treat high blood pressure from the markets of Abu Dhabi. This came based on reports confirming their inclusion of chemical impurities that may cause cancer to patients. However, the products are registered with the Ministry of Health and Prevention in the UAE.
Physicians at Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi’s Voice Clinic have helped a patient regain his voice with a series of innovative treatments, as part of a multidisciplinary approach to tackle a significant healthcare challenge.
Vegetarians have a 22% lower chance of being diagnosed with coronary heart disease, compared to meat eaters. Pescatarians, those who eat fish, but no meat, have a 13% reduced risk.
Lille in the north, Nantes in the west, Grenoble in the southeast and the central city of Clermont-Ferrand joined Paris in implementing the ban, citing the need to safeguard biodiversity and public health.
Cancer has become the leading cause of death in rich nations, overtaking heart disease, according to the results of two landmark, decade-long global surveys of health trends released on Tuesday.