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Liberia: Two Ebola patients given all clear after ZMapp treatment

Monday, 1 September 2014 12:04 PM

Two Ebola patients, given the experimental drug ZMapp, have been allowed to leave a treatment centre in the Liberian capital after testing negative for the disease.

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Czech car firm mobilises the disabled

Monday, 1 September 2014 12:04 PM

Czech engineers want to expand production of 'Elbee', the vehicle designed for disabled persons in wheelchairs to increase their mobility and maximise their independence.

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CDC warns of Ebola 'catastrophe' in Sierra Leone

Sunday, 31 August 2014 11:48 AM

The head of the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention says "immediate and urgent action" must be taken to avoid an Ebola 'catastrophe' in Sierra Leone.

Major Dubai hospital expansion to be completed in July 2015
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Major Dubai hospital expansion to be completed in July 2015

Saturday, 30 August 2014 10:21 AM

Dubai Health Authority reveals opening date for $43.8m expansion of Rashid Hospital's Trauma and Emergency Centre

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Ebola spreading at rapid pace across Liberia

Thursday, 28 August 2014 11:37 AM

Doctors without Borders says the deadly Ebola virus has overwhelmed Liberia's healthcare system.

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WHO calls for regulation of E-Cigarettes

Thursday, 28 August 2014 11:35 AM

The World Health Organisation (WHO) has recommended a ban on indoor smoking of e-cigs as part of tougher regulation of products dangerous to children.

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Actions to Stop Ebola Outbreak

Thursday, 28 August 2014 11:35 AM

From the China-made detection reagent of Ebola virus to the African Development Bank’s donations, countries around the world are fighting against the deadly virus fearing it could spread to other continents.

Dubai reveals plan to launch new medical tourism packages
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Dubai reveals plan to launch new medical tourism packages

Monday, 25 August 2014 3:25 PM

Move is part of plan by health chiefs to transform emirate into one of world's top medical tourism destinations

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British Ebola victim evacuated from Sierra Leone

Monday, 25 August 2014 11:41 AM

A British healthcare worker who contracted the deadly Ebola virus in Sierra Leone is flown home for treatment.

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Liberia battles spreading Ebola epidemic

Monday, 25 August 2014 11:25 AM

The deadly virus has killed at least 1,400 people in West Africa and more in Liberia than any other country.

UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates
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UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates

Sunday, 24 August 2014 3:16 PM

UAE teenagers are facing serious health threats with an increase in the number of eating disorders reported

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Aldar inks 607-apartment lease deal with UAE clinic operator
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Aldar inks 607-apartment lease deal with UAE clinic operator

Sunday, 24 August 2014 2:10 PM

Developer signs agreement with Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi to provide accommodation for hospital employees

UAE healthcare contracts set to hit $9.5bn in 2014
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UAE healthcare contracts set to hit $9.5bn in 2014

Sunday, 24 August 2014 2:10 PM

Deals forecast to rise 25% amid Dubai's push to attract 500,000 patients for treatment by 2020

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US drug companies accused of ignoring Ebola

Sunday, 24 August 2014 12:36 PM

Analysts say lack of financial incentive is holding back pharmaceutical firms from researching cure to deadly disease.

Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion
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Dubai hires over 500 overseas nurses amid healthcare expansion

Saturday, 23 August 2014 1:32 AM

Dubai Health Authority says recruitment decision taken as new health projects are set to launch in emirate


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    UAE teens among the highest for obesity rates

    Everyone in UAE knows that biggest is best.

    UAE may not light up the international league tables in standard of living, education standards, press... more

    Friday, 29 August 2014 4:20 PM - Proud UAEer
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    Saudi Arabia seeks talks on hiring of Sri Lankan maids

    perhaps the unemployed saudi men or the millions of women who are not allowed to work could pick up a broom and start sweeping their own houses. more

    Sunday, 31 August 2014 3:28 PM - nice
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    Smoke-free Dubai - the big debate

    Surprisingly the only studies that show a negative financial impact of the smoking ban on the hospitality industry are sponsored by tobacco companies ... more

    Wednesday, 27 August 2014 4:19 PM - Telcoguy
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    World's most pierced man refused entry to the UAE

    Tolerance has its limits everywhere including Dubai and those who considered Dubai a lawless circus were held accountable...so thank you Dubai authorities... more

    Thursday, 21 August 2014 10:51 PM - Khalil
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    Baby NOT on board?

    Some of you cry babies need to get your own personal apartments on the plane ! You cry more then the babies I have seen in my travels. LOL more

    Thursday, 28 August 2014 9:10 AM - Jim
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    Israel “must be punished” over Gaza, says Dubai police chief

    This high moral ground that Mick is talking abt sound very familiar. May I remind Mick that the US & its British ally alone killed over 1 million innocent... more

    Thursday, 7 August 2014 4:12 PM - Mathew