Do you consume a credit card’s worth of plastic every week?

PARIS: People worldwide could be ingesting five grams of microscopic plastic particles every week, equivalent in weight to a credit card, researchers...

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...

30% diabetics in Kuwait suffer urology infections

KUWAIT: Head of the Urology Department at Jaber Armed Forces Hospital Dr Mohammad Al-Ghanim said diabetes is among the top diseases that...

Health Ministry signs training deal with New York hospital

KUWAIT: Health Minister Sheikh Dr Basel Al-Sabah received, along with secretary general of Kuwait Institute for Medical Specialists Dr Ibrahim Hadi and...

Visiting doctors conduct 11 surgeries at Jahra Hospital

KUWAIT: Head of Fertility Medicine at Jahra Hospital Dr Hazim Al-Rumaih said the visit of Dr Majid...

Mapping coronavirus: South Koreans turn to online tracking as cases surge

SEOUL: As the new coronavirus spreads in South Korea, private software developers have set up websites and...

Pangolin Suspect #1 as direct source of coronavirus outbreak

SINGAPORE: In this file photo taken on June 30, 2017, a juvenile Sunda pangolin feeds on termites at the Singapore Zoo....

Kuwait among top five obese nations worldwide

KUWAIT: Associate Surgery Professor and Head of the Organ Transplant Department at Kuwait University Dr Mohammad Jamal said obesity rates are high...

19 ‘serious’ hysterectomies at Farwaniya Hospital

KUWAIT: Dr Amal Khadher and Dr Zaki Othman with the gynecology and obstetrics team in Farwaniya Hospital KUWAIT:...

Rare valve replacement done at Chest Hospital

KUWAIT: A medical team headed by Chairman of the Cardiology Department at the Chest Hospital Dr Abdullah Al-Enezi carried out a valve...

Modern kidney laparoscopy techniques used at Mubarak Hospital

By Abdellatif Sharaa KUWAIT: Head of Urology Unit at Mubarak Hospital Prof Adel Al-Hunayan...

National program to spread coronavirus awareness in schools

KUWAIT: Students watch an instructional video on coronavirus infection at a school in Kuwait City yesterday. - Photos by Yasser Al-Zayyat

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23rd September