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Saudis call for closure of at-home plastic surgery
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Saudis call for closure of at-home plastic surgery

Tuesday, 26 May 2015 11:55 AM

An Arab expat woman claims her clinic is safe, hygienic, amid soaring demand for plastic surgery

UAE approves plan for national database of medical records
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UAE approves plan for national database of medical records

Sunday, 24 May 2015 5:08 PM

UAE's PM Sheikh Mohammed says plans to improve the UAE healthcare sector 'will never stop'

UAE foundation completes Morocco campaign to prevent blindness
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UAE foundation completes Morocco campaign to prevent blindness

Sunday, 24 May 2015 2:56 PM

Noor Dubai Foundation says 4,200 eye exams carried out with more than 400 surgeries performed

South Korea confirms second case of MERS virus; third case possible
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South Korea confirms second case of MERS virus; third case possible

Thursday, 21 May 2015 10:14 AM

Patient who nursed her infected husband before he was diagnosed with the disease after a trip to Bahrain

Dubai's Amanat buys 4.14% stake in Al Noor Hospitals
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Dubai's Amanat buys 4.14% stake in Al Noor Hospitals

Thursday, 21 May 2015 10:12 AM

Stake in London-listed United Arab Emirates healthcare firm was bought from Deutsche Bank for $68.1m

Dubai Crown Prince to pay for free dental check-ups for labourers
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Dubai Crown Prince to pay for free dental check-ups for labourers

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 12:33 PM

Workers who need treatment will receive it free of charge as part of the Oral Hygiene Drive launched this week

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South Korea reports first case of MERS virus
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South Korea reports first case of MERS virus

Wednesday, 20 May 2015 12:27 PM

Patient had recently returned from Bahrain, is in a stable condition after being treated for a high fever and cough

Sudden rise in MERS cases in Saudi Arabia sparks new alert
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Sudden rise in MERS cases in Saudi Arabia sparks new alert

Tuesday, 19 May 2015 2:25 PM

Saudi health ministry issues new warning after a dozen MERS cases were reported last week, bucking recent trend

Abu Dhabi to launch quality index to raise healthcare standards
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Abu Dhabi to launch quality index to raise healthcare standards

Sunday, 10 May 2015 2:09 PM

Health Authority - Abu Dhabi plans 'transparent quality framework' to initially focus on emirate's hospitals

Dubai medics say 10 labourers a day collapsing from heat exhaustion
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Dubai medics say 10 labourers a day collapsing from heat exhaustion

Saturday, 9 May 2015 1:49 PM

Dubai Ambulance will visit camps and provide relief packs between June and September

Saudi Arabia to establish 5 medical cities
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Saudi Arabia to establish 5 medical cities

Monday, 4 May 2015 10:11 AM

Another 6200 beds to be added to the kingdom’s expanding health care sector, according to health ministry sources

Abu Dhabi-backed firm to pay $600m for stake in Brazil's largest hospital chain
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Abu Dhabi-backed firm to pay $600m for stake in Brazil's largest hospital chain

Sunday, 3 May 2015 11:46 AM

US-based Carlyle Group is to acquire an 8% stake in Rede D'Or São Luiz SA

Mediclinic plans to build new $190m hospital in Dubai
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Mediclinic plans to build new $190m hospital in Dubai

Friday, 1 May 2015 12:36 AM

Mediclinic Parkview Hospital is scheduled to be opened in 2018 and will employ more than 800 staff

UAE's NMC Health acquires two healthcare firms for $100m
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UAE's NMC Health acquires two healthcare firms for $100m

Wednesday, 29 April 2015 1:53 PM

Abu Dhabi-based firm announces purchase of Americare Group and Dr Sunny Healthcare Group

Majority of malaria victims are said to be Muslim
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Majority of malaria victims are said to be Muslim

Monday, 27 April 2015 3:19 PM

About 85% of malaria cases are in the Muslim world, according to the head of an organisation working to eradicate the disease


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