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Burjeel treats man with rare bone tumouur

Burjeel Hospital, a leading tertiary care facility in Abu Dhabi, recently treated a rare case involving a tumorous bone growth, with great success.    According to the University of Rochester Medical Center,

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Bahrain slashes price of cancer drugs

Prices of cancer medication in Bahrain have been slashed by up to 80 per cent, as part of the final phase of the GCC drug price unification programme. Effective from September 1, 638 types of medicines including 71 used for anaesthesia, 94 vac

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'Shaun the Sheep' cheers child patients

A delegation from Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) recently visited Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, in an initiative aimed at promoting the spirit of community service and distributed souvenir Shaun the Sheep toys to child pat

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TCA Abu Dhabi team visits cancer patients at Tawam

A delegation from Abu Dhabi Tourism & Culture Authority (TCA Abu Dhabi) recently visited Tawam Hospital, Al Ain, in a volunteering initiative aimed at promoting the spirit of community service and humanitarian activism among employees.&nbs

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Former US President Carter has cancer

Former US President Jimmy Carter said on Wednesday that recent liver surgery revealed he had cancer that had spread to other parts of his body. "I will be rearranging my schedule as necessary so I can undergo treatment by phy

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Cancer drugs that rev up immune system revived

Some of the most heralded new cancer drugs fight the disease by removing brakes on the immune system. Now a few leading drugmakers are paying attention to a second, opposing force: medicines that accelerate the immune system's attack.

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New cocktails to test limits of cancer drug pricing

New cancer drug cocktails set to reach the market in the next few years will test the limits of premium pricing for life-saving medicines, forcing company executives to consider fresh market strategies. The growing reluctance of g

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New cocktails to test limits of cancer drug pricing

New cancer drug cocktails set to reach the market in the next few years will test the limits of premium pricing for life-saving medicines, forcing company executives to consider fresh market strategies. The growing reluctance of g

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Jordan’s City Mall donates for paediatric room at KHCC

Jordan’s City Mall has signed a deal to donated an amount of 25,000 Jordanian dinars ($35,156) for the benefit of paediatric  patient room at the King Hussein Cancer Center’s (KHCC) expansion project. The funds co

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Experts support call for lower cancer drug prices

A group of 118 leading cancer experts have developed a list of proposals designed to reduce the cost of cancer drugs, and support a grassroots patient protest movement to pressure drug companies to charge what they deem a fair value for treatmen

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