Zimbabwe’s one-stop clinics, a rare lifesaver for the sick

TB infections in Zimbabwe remain among the highest in the world HARARE: Blessing Chingwaru could barely walk without support...

DR Congo Ebola outbreak an emergency of global concern

WHO invokes emergency provision hoping to bring attention to crisis KINSHASA: The World Health Organization on Wednesday declared the...

Two-headed turtle born in Malaysia

KUALA LUMPUR: A two-headed baby turtle has been born in Malaysia, captivating conservationists, but it only survived a few days after being...

Doctor warns against ignoring back pain

Dr Waleed Al-Hajji KUWAIT: Interventional radiology, spinal column and chronic pain consultant Dr Waleed Al-Hajji warned against neglecting...

WHO warns of too sugary baby foods

COPENHAGEN: Commercial baby foods often contain too much sugar and display confusing ingredient lists, according to a UN report that proposed new...

Frenchman at heart of legal dispute dies after life support ends

REIMS: A Frenchman at the centre of a bitter right-to-die legal feud that has raged for a decade passed away in hospital...

Malaria surges back in crisis-struck Venezuela; health system collapses

'I have pain everywhere, fever' EL TUCUCO: The sweltering heat of the Venezuelan forest makes no difference to Jose...

Kuwait bids farewell to former health minister Dr Abdulrahman Al-Awadhi

Kuwait witnessed comprehensive health renaissance during his tenure KUWAIT: Kuwait yesterday lost the Former Health Minister, Minister of Planning...

Kuwait’s public health services date back to early 1930s

KUWAIT: Healthcare services began in Kuwait in the early 30s, prior to formation of a proto-health ministry in 1936, followed by opening...

US Ambassador hails cooperation with Kuwait in medicine

KUWAIT: US Ambassador to Kuwait Lawrence Silverman. — Photo by Yasser Al-Zayyat KUWAIT: Relations between the State of...

French doctors to end life support in right-to-die case

LILLE: French doctors are set to begin removing life support from paralysed road accident victim Vincent Lambert yesterday, in what could be...

Insect apocalypse: German bug watchers sound alarm

Described as one of Earth's worst extinction phases since the dinosaurs KREFELD: For almost 30 years they passed as...

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