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Learning centre for young cancer patients

A new learning facility will be built for young cancer patients at Salmaniya Medical Complex (SMC) in Bahrain. It will include a classroom for children, who miss out on school while undergoing treatment, as well as a games room an

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80pc hepatitis C patients ‘live symptom-free for years’

About 80 per cent of hepatitis C patients live symptom-free for years without knowing they are infected, according to experts.   To control the spread of hepatitis C in the UAE, experts have called for mass aware

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Saudi Arabia finds 26 more cases of Mers

Saudi Arabia said on Thursday the total number of cases of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (Mers), an often deadly new disease, had nearly doubled in the kingdom in April with 26 further infections reported on Tuesday and Wednesday.

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HOPE: Paralysed patients regain movement after implant

Four men who had each been paralyzed from the chest down for more than two years and been told their situation was hopeless regained the ability to voluntarily move their legs and feet - though not to walk - after an electrical device was implan

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HOPE: Paralysed patients regain movement after implant

Four men who had each been paralyzed from the chest down for more than two years and been told their situation was hopeless regained the ability to voluntarily move their legs and feet - though not to walk - after an electrical device was implan

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New patient wristband launched at Arab Health

Zebra Technologies, a market leader in marking and printing technologies, has launched a unique healthcare wristband solution at the ongoing Arab Health 2014, a leading healthcare exhibition and medical congress, in Dubai. The new

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Overregulation 'hurting' cancer patients

Untreated cancer pain and its horrendous consequences for patients and their families is a ‘scandal of global proportions,’ said a survey. The international survey showed that more than half of the world's populati

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Lebanon hospital installs TrueBeam system

Cancer patients in Lebanon now have access to the newly-installed TrueBeam radiotheraphy and radiosurgery system at the Hotel-dieu de France Hospital of the University of St Joseph in Beirut. The country’s first Varian TrueB

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Type 2 diabetics ‘may fast during Ramadan’

Patients with type 2 diabetes may fast during Ramadan, provided they adhere to their prescribed medication and ensure they do not overindulge at Iftar, or the breaking of the fast, according to a leading doctor in Abu Dhabi. Urgin

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As 'telehealth' grows, experts question cost benefits

Monitoring patients at home using modern technology, so-called 'telehealth', is tipped as the next big thing in healthcare, but a new study by British researchers suggests it may not be worth the extra expense. The finding

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