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Over 60% Saudis, expats ‘interested in vaccine’
Healthcare | Saturday 19 December, 2020 11:38 am
More than 60 percent of Saudis and expats have shown an interest in taking the Pfizer-BioNTech coronavirus vaccine, a government health official said on Friday. “Surveys confirm that more than 60 percent of Saudis and expats wish to receive the COVID-19 vaccine and consider it as the ideal...
Saudi Arabia begins largest COVID-19 vaccination campaign
Healthcare | Thursday 17 December, 2020 3:18 pm
Saudi Arabia has begun the largest vaccination campaign against COVID-19, with Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah becoming the first citizen to receive the vaccine. On Thursday, TV footage showed Al-Rabiah receiving the first dose of the vaccine, and announcing that “today is the...
 INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles and Zulekha Hospital host an interactive webinar to raise awareness about diabetes and hypertension
Healthcare | Tuesday 15 December, 2020 4:10 pm
The webinar was organised to educate the employees and raise awareness among participants about diabetes and hypertension As part of its pioneered health-focused initiatives and in light of the current pandemic that has further highlighted the need of prioritising well-being and health,...
MoHAP sheds light on ‘linkage of national ambulance services with emergency departments’ initiative
Healthcare | Monday 7 December, 2020 10:15 am
The Ministry of Health and Prevention, MoHAP, shed light on its initiative on linking the National Ambulance with hospital emergency departments to have instant and effective access to patient’s data and records and to activate the early warning system. The new initiative would help reduce...
Ministry of Health and Prevention and NYUAD sign MOU to support UAE Healthy Future Study
Healthcare | Monday 7 December, 2020 10:09 am
  Collaboration to further research that aims to improve the health and wellbeing of the UAE populationStudy will analyze the effects of lifestyle, environment, and genetic factors on health  The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MOHAP) signed a Memorandum of Understanding...
Saudi Volunteer Day strengthens the values of citizenship and giving
Healthcare | Sunday 6 December, 2020 9:04 am
Saudi Arabia celebrated International Volunteer Day on Saturday by launching Saudi Volunteer Day to strengthen the values of volunteer work included in the objectives of the Kingdom’s Vision 2030 goal to have 1 million male and female volunteers by the end of the decade.The event, titled “Ataa...
Manal Ataya: We all have positions of influence to contribute to making changes for a more accessible society.
Healthcare | Friday 4 December, 2020 1:59 pm
Manal Ataya, Director General of the Sharjah Museums Authority (SMA), recently engaged with two inspirational speakers in a webinar dedicated to highlighting the role of Arab women who are devoted to contributing to greater awareness, social responsibility and policy change for persons with...
The first virtual forum for the Excellence in Multiple Sclerosis Care Program ends its first activities
Healthcare | Friday 4 December, 2020 1:56 pm
The Ministry of Health, in cooperation with Merck, concluded the first event of the Excellence in Multiple Sclerosis Care Program, with the participation of specialized doctors, nurses, and pharmacists interested in neurological diseases related to this disease from within the Kingdom. The program...
SAL Unveils New Pharma and Perishable facilities in Riyadh in time for Covid vaccines distribution
Healthcare | Wednesday 2 December, 2020 7:13 am
Saudi Arabian Logistics Company (SAL), Saudi Arabia’s leading cargo ground handler and logistics provider, is pleased to announce the unveiling of its new pharma and perishable facilities at the Cargo Village in Riyadh, specializing in perishables and all types of pharmaceuticals, including the...
MSD launches campaign to support lung cancer patients
Healthcare | Monday 30 November, 2020 2:18 pm
 Together for Tomorrow, a campaign focused on early diagnosis and extending patients’ lives was launched during Lung Cancer Awareness Month Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 30 November 2020: MSD, a leading global pharmaceutical company, has launched an awareness campaign titled...