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Saudi Health Ministry Announces 385 New Covid-19 Cases
Healthcare | Wednesday 21 October, 2020 1:11 am
Saudi Arabia has confirmed 385 new COVID-19 cases and 16 deaths over the last 24 hours.The Ministry of Health said the new confirmed cases increase the number of people who contracted the disease in the Kingdom to 342,968. According to the ministry, the highest number of cases were...
Facts Vs Myths About Mammograms – Brough To You By Dr. Sadir Alrawi – Director Of Surgical Oncology At Al Zahra Hospital Dubai
Healthcare | Wednesday 21 October, 2020 1:11 am
Mammography remains the gold standard screening technique and offers an effective means to detect breast cancer early.  Although most women know they should undergo mammograms at some point in there lives, there is still some confusion regarding Mammograms can...
Healthcare | Tuesday 20 October, 2020 1:00 am
More than 40.06 million people have been reported to be infected by the novel coronavirus globally and 1,113,218​ have died, according to a Reuters tally.Infections have been reported in more than 210 countries and territories since the first cases were identified in China in December...
Saudi Arabia’s Public Spaces Dotted With Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness Month
Healthcare | Tuesday 20 October, 2020 12:15 am
Splashes of pink are appearing in Saudi Arabia’s public spaces to raise awareness about the importance of breast cancer screening.A number of campaigns are underway this month to support this outreach — in malls, on the street and on billboards.Pamphlets are being handed out, videos and...
Saudi Arabia To Secure Coronavirus Vaccine Only After Ensuring Safety: Health Minister
Healthcare | Tuesday 20 October, 2020 12:02 am
Saudi Arabia is keen to secure the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) vaccine as soon as it is fully assured of its safety and effectiveness, said Minister of Health Dr. Tawfiq Al-Rabiah on Monday.“The Kingdom is following with utmost keenness on the coronavirus vaccine research that is taking place in ...
Furthering its fight against the pandemic, Rizek becomes the first super app to bring PCR services to the doorsteps of UAE users
Healthcare | Monday 19 October, 2020 10:56 am
Rizek, one of the fastest growing Abu Dhabi-based start-ups, which is the first ‘super app’ for on-demand home services in the country, has become the first company in the Middle East region to add at-home PCR (polymerase chain reaction) test services to its offerings. This...
Foap Launches Smart Joint “Aman” Award To Stimulate Innovation Among Youth
Healthcare | Sunday 18 October, 2020 2:06 am
The Friends of Arthritis Patients Society, FOAP, of the Health Promotion Department at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs (SCFA) has recently launched the Smart Joint (Aman) Award, as part of the initiatives and events held in conjunction with the World Arthritis Day which is observed on...
Saudi Arabia Sees 472 Covid-19 Cases As Recoveries Outpace New Infections
Healthcare | Friday 16 October, 2020 1:30 am
Saudi Arabia on Thursday registered 472 new coronavirus cases over the past 24 hours, bringing the total number of confirmed infections in the Kingdom to 341,062, according to a statement from the Ministry of Health.According to the ministry, 19 more died over the past 24 hours from complications...
Saudi Health Ministry’s 937 Call Center Gets Over 20Mn Service Requests In 2020
Healthcare | Friday 16 October, 2020 1:00 am
Saudi Arabia’s Ministry of Health’s 937 call center has received more than 20 million calls since the beginning of the current year, Saudi Press Agency reported on Thursday citing a statement from the ministry.The ministry stated that its call center provided unlimited services during this...
National Cybersecurity Authority Issues Cloud Cybersecurity Controls
Healthcare | Friday 16 October, 2020 12:20 am
The National Cybersecurity Authority (NCA) has issued the Cloud Cybersecurity Controls (CCC -1:2020) document as an extension to the application of its Essential Cybersecurity Controls 2018 (ECC 2018).The CCC-1:2020 is intended to reduce cybersecurity risks for both cloud service providers and...