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Eye of Riyadh

NMC Healthcare wins ‘Brand of the Year 2017’ by Superbrands
Healthcare | Monday 18 September, 2017 12:13 pm
Superbrands, the independent authority and arbiter of branding, announced that ‘NMC Healthcare’ has won the coveted 'Brand of the Year' award at the 13th annual Superbrands tribute event, which was held at the Intercontinental Hotel in Dubai Festival City. Sixty-four leading...
Rise and shine with the Little Gladiators early workout programme
Healthcare | Monday 18 September, 2017 4:05 am
Little Gladiators Dubai, the world’s first gym dedicated to the health and fitness of kids, has introduced a schedule of morning classes  so children with special needs, as well as those who are home schooled, can enjoy a morning P.E. lesson.   Located at Golden Mile Galleria...
Emirates Rehab Centre brings US-based Barlow Respiratory Hospital’s expertise to Dubai
Healthcare | Thursday 14 September, 2017 12:05 pm
Emirates Rehab and Homecare, an advanced and comprehensive rehabilitation centre under Emirates Hospitals Group, has signed an agreement with Los Angeles-headquartered Barlow Respiratory Hospital (Barlow) to provide the highest quality respiratory rehabilitation and care for chronically critically...
King Fahd Hospital in Jeddah to practice nuclear medicine
Healthcare | Monday 11 September, 2017 12:43 pm
 King Fahd Hospital in Jeddah has received permission to practice nuclear medicine and has also launched an electronic pharmacy project. An official from the Ministry of Health said that the Diagnostic Radiology Department at the hospital has received a license from the National Center for...
Leading Healthcare Experts Will Address Key Issues and Provide Solutions at 2017 Process Saudi Healthcare Privatization Summit
Healthcare | Sunday 10 September, 2017 2:25 pm
Saudi Healthcare Privatization Summit has been developed keeping in mind the vision of Crown Prince Mohammed bin Salman’s for a bright and vibrant Saudi economy per the VISION 2030 plan. One of the main challenges in the Kingdom’s health-care system is the demand and supply gap...
Hajj season epidemic-free: Health minister
Healthcare | Monday 4 September, 2017 12:00 pm
The current Hajj season has been epidemic-free, said Health Minister Dr. Tawfiq bin Fawzan Al-Rabiah. Under directives from the king and crown prince, the Health Ministry has mobilized its human and material resources to provide preventive, therapeutic and emergency services to pilgrims, Al-Rabiah ...
The Birth of 10 newborns including a twin during Arafa Day and 1st Day of Eid Al Adha
Healthcare | Saturday 2 September, 2017 4:04 am
Danat Al Emarat Hospital for Women & Children in Abu Dhabi welcomed a total of 6 newborns (5 boys and 1 girl) on Arafat Day, and another 4 newborns (2 boys and 2 girls)  the first few hours of Eid Al Adha.   The first baby was born at 4:15 am on the first day of Eid Al Adha, and ...
Saudi Health Ministry issues eye-safety tips for pilgrims
Healthcare | Friday 1 September, 2017 12:39 pm
The Health Ministry has urged pilgrims to follow eye-safety guidelines during Hajj, and avoid standing under the sun for long periods without protective eyewear. The ministry called on pilgrims to wear sunglasses during the day to protect their eyes from potential damage by the sun. Allergic...
Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy (CRT) helps Zulekha Hospital patient to regain normal life
Healthcare | Wednesday 30 August, 2017 12:01 pm
An Egyptian expatriate living in the United Arab Emirates has returned to normal life after receiving Cardiac Resynchronization Therapy Defibrillator (CRT-D) treatment at Zulekha Hospital in Sharjah to regain her normal heart function.   Fawzia Zakaria Abou ElNasr had a series of health...
Saudi kids flock to London fitness camps amid regional obesity epidemic
Healthcare | Saturday 26 August, 2017 5:26 pm
 Saudi visitors to London are turning to fitness camps to give their kids a vacation workout. The west London-based summer camp Fit for Sport has seen record numbers of visiting Arab children signing up for nine weeks of activities, the firm’s owner Dean Horridge told Arab News. He...