GE showcases its latest technologies

GE Healthcare is unveiling its latest technologies to support the transformation of the Middle East region's healthcare sector at Arab Health. At a time...

Nestle restarts Maggi noodle production in India

MUMBAI: Nestle said yesterday it had restarted production of Maggi noodles in India after a government ban was overturned, in a major step towards...

Mubarak Hospital concludes workshop on urology

KUWAIT: Urology Department at Mubarak Hospital concluded a four-day urology workshop under the supervision of its head of urology...

Half of Americans trying to lose weight: Study

WASHINGTON: Half of the adults in the United States are trying to lose weight, according to a study published Thursday, with more women than...

Hospital workers often transfer germs when removing gloves, gowns

NEW YORK: Florescent lotion and black light revealed that health care workers often contaminate their skin and clothing while removing their protective gear, researchers...

Sulphur-powered shipworm unearthed in Philippines

MANILA: An enormous black worm that lives in the mud of the sea floor and survives on the remnants of noxious gases digested by...

Utah legislators back plan to declare porn a health crisis

SALT LAKE CITY: A state senator in Utah wants to declare pornography a public health crisis, echoing an argument being made around the US...

Harbi becomes first Kuwaiti doctor with hip arthroscopy certificate

BRUSSELS: The Erasme University Hospital in the Belgian capital Brussels presented Kuwaiti doctor Hussein Al-Harbi with a certificate in hip arthroscopy, the first ever...

Kuwaiti child with respiratory condition gets 2nd chance in London

Inspired by son's care, mother to become nurse in Kuwait   KUWAIT: A two-year-old Kuwaiti child has been given a new lease of life after receiving...

US woman delivers baby from embryo frozen for 24 years

MIAMI: An American woman has given birth to a healthy baby girl from an embryo that was frozen a quarter century ago, in what...

UK experts urge smokers to switch to e-cigs for improved health gains

Likely to be far less harmful than regular tobacco cigarettes LONDON: Vaping, or using e-cigarettes, poses only a fraction of the health risk of tobacco...

Dutch kill 190,000 ducks to contain bird flu outbreak

THE HAGUE: Dutch officials have culled 190,000 ducks on a central Netherlands farm where inspectors have confirmed the presence of a highly infectuous strain...

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