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Tips for a Good Night’s Sleep  Linde Sleep & Respiratory Care Centre
Healthcare | Tuesday 15 September, 2015 2:12 pm
Feeling short on sleep? Is a good night’s sleep schedule still eluding you? Is the pressure at work or some family issues unnerving you? It is well known that a relaxed sleep schedule, bedtime habits and other lifestyle picks have a major impact on the quality of the night’s...
Pilgrims assured best health care
Healthcare | Tuesday 15 September, 2015 3:33 am
 Pilgrims arriving for this year’s annual Haj should be reassured that “Haj preparations are proceeding well, and as ever, we have outstanding medical services on site and on standby to serve the pilgrims,” Health Minister Khalid Al-Falih said here. The health minister...
Researchers urged to focus on cancer treatment
Healthcare | Sunday 13 September, 2015 10:47 am
The 36th scientific meeting held between officials of the King Abdulaziz City for Science and Technology (KACST) and King Faisal Specialized Hospital (KFSH) ended on Thursday with a call on all consultants and researchers to invest their expertise and their research alliance with civil society...
VPS Healthcare’s 3rd International Oncology Conference attracted over 900 delegates
Healthcare | Saturday 12 September, 2015 12:38 am
VPS Healthcare, an integrated healthcare provider, has opened its 3rd International Oncology Conference under the theme, “Navigating Cancer care by early detection and prevention.”    Held under the patronage of His Excellency Sheikh Nahayan Mabarak Al Nahayan, UAE...
10-week paid maternity leave from next year
Healthcare | Thursday 10 September, 2015 8:22 am
New changes to the country’s labor laws coming into force next year include 10 weeks fully paid maternity leave for women, beginning a maximum of four weeks before the likely date of birth. The expected date of delivery has to be determined by a certified medical practitioner or facility,...
Saudi Health & beauty 2015 Puts Further Emphasis on the Fast-Growing Health and Beauty Sector
Healthcare | Tuesday 8 September, 2015 12:22 pm
Reed Sunaidi Exhibitions has underscored the growing importance of the health and beauty sector in Saudi Arabia by organising the Saudi Health & Beauty 2015 exhibition. Now on its second year, the sector’s leading event is scheduled to take place on the 25 – 28 November...
Sanofi Saudi Arabia Launches phosphorus mission
Healthcare | Monday 7 September, 2015 4:15 am
  Sanofi, a global healthcare leader, has launched an innovative Renal Game in Saudi Arabia. The application is an Arabic interactive educational tool for patients with Chronic Kidney Disease (CKD), their families and healthcare professionals plus the general public.   The game...
Meningitis shots a must for Haj workers
Healthcare | Saturday 5 September, 2015 3:34 am
The Ministry of Health has launched a program to vaccinate all public and private sector workers on Haj duty this year. Launching the program at the ministry’s headquarters here on Thursday, Tarif Al-Ama, undersecretary for treatment services at the ministry, outlined the importance of the...
GCC Healthcare IT Spending Set to Top USD 550 Million in 2015
Healthcare | Wednesday 2 September, 2015 4:23 am
With GCC healthcare IT spending set to top USD 550 million in 2015, healthcare providers must anticipate the next wave of healthcare technology to enhance patient care and reduce costs, industry experts announced today in the build-up to GITEX Technology Week 2015.   Healthcare IT...
the major health concerns that are associated with Hajj
Healthcare | Tuesday 1 September, 2015 3:25 pm
- Interview Dr. Mushira Abdulaziz Enani, MBBS, FRCPE, FACP, CIC - Head- Section of Adult Infectious Diseases - Medical Specialties Department at King Fahad Medical City What are the major health concerns that are associated with mass gathering events such as Hajj? Religious...