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King recognizes efforts of Saudi, expat doctors to keep KSA healthy
Healthcare | Wednesday 15 April, 2015 7:38 am
Custodian of the Two Holy Mosques King Salman has commended Saudi doctors and paramedical staff for their efforts to improve health services in the Kingdom along with expatriate workers.He made this comment while receiving acting Health Minister Mohammed Al-Sheikh and senior health officials at his ...
New Treatments for Management of Type 2 Diabetes
Healthcare | Monday 13 April, 2015 12:04 am
As part of their commitment to raise awareness amongst the doctors in KSA about the new treatments for the management of Type 2 Diabetes, Boehringer Ingelheim, a leading pharmaceutical company, conducted lectures around the country and introduced the new DDP-4 inhibitor treatment. The 15-hour...
Submissions for 2015 Building Healthcare Awards now open
Healthcare | Sunday 12 April, 2015 8:26 am
Building Healthcare Awards to acknowledge regional hospitals Hospital Build and Infrastructure, now rebranded as Building Healthcare Exhibition & Conferences, continues to recognise leaders in the healthcare industry who have devoted their efforts to building exceptional hospital facilities in...
Princess Ameerah Joins Forces with Perkins School for the Blind
Healthcare | Friday 10 April, 2015 2:08 am
Mass. – Perkins School for the Blind and Perkins International have forged a new partnership with Her Highness Princess Ameerah of Saudi Arabia to better serve young people who are blind or have low vision in the Middle East. The princess will serve as Special Perkins Ambassador to the Middle...
Nahdi Medical Company Loses Two Tons of Harmful Fat
Healthcare | Friday 10 April, 2015 1:57 am
Nahdi Medical Company, the largest retail pharmacy chain in Saudi Arabia, announced the successful conclusion of the second edition of its Wazen II program, a competitive internal initiative aimed at creating a healthy work environment for its employees. Launched three months ago, the second...
Mobily aware its employees of the importance of healthy food
Healthcare | Thursday 9 April, 2015 8:44 am
Mobily pays its employees high priority and attention through enhancing awareness related to health, culture and prevention of diseases spread in an effort to elevate the company, as the health of the community and its development is reflected on its employees’ health.Accordingly, Mobily...
Saudi Ministry of Health and Sanofi sign a strategic cooperation agreement
Healthcare | Wednesday 8 April, 2015 1:25 am
the Saudi Arabian Ministry of Health and Sanofi - a global healthcare leader- have signed a strategic cooperation agreement; the objective of this agreement is to support Healthcare professionals with continuous training for diabetes education in primary care sector, medical research in the area...
Saudi Arabia is the Gulf’s largest health care spender amidst high population growth
Healthcare | Tuesday 7 April, 2015 3:05 pm
The increasing government support for the local health care industry has given Saudi Arabia’s leading health care solution providers an opportunity to introduce their innovative solutions and services in the Kingdom. Building on the vast market prospects, Riyadh Exhibitions Company (REC) has been ...
Riyadh to host forum on Saudi-US health care
Healthcare | Sunday 5 April, 2015 7:17 am
Riyadh will host for the first time the 2015 C3 Saudi-US Healthcare Forum from April 27-29, at the Ritz-Carlton, with a focus on the latest issues and solutions impacting the global health care field under the theme - Improving health care through bilateral knowledge.With more than 60 global...
Sleep Disorders, New Medicines & Treatments
Healthcare | Sunday 5 April, 2015 6:41 am
It's been said for as long as wisdom has been passed down through the generations - a good night's sleep is vital for us to enjoy optimal health. Inadequate sleep affects our hormones, concentration levels, moods and even our weight. Whilst many fellow medical experts disagree on the amount of...