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Gaza’s wounded face a crippled healthcare system

Wednesday, 29 July 2015 12:31 PM

For many in Gaza, the effects of the 50-day war with Israel still linger in a damaged healthcare system.

UK assessing two suspected MERS cases in northern England
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UK assessing two suspected MERS cases in northern England

Tuesday, 28 July 2015 9:19 AM

Manchester Royal Infirmary briefly closed its emergency department

Officials close five healthcare facilities in Abu Dhabi
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Officials close five healthcare facilities in Abu Dhabi

Sunday, 26 July 2015 2:17 PM

Auditors found multiple violations of healthcare standards

Dubai's DHA issues 171 licences to healthcare facilities in H1
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Dubai's DHA issues 171 licences to healthcare facilities in H1

Friday, 24 July 2015 9:40 AM

Dubai Health Authority also says it issued licences to 6,139 healthcare professionals in first half of 2015

UAE's NMC Health to invest in Saudi, Qatar for Gulf expansion
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UAE's NMC Health to invest in Saudi, Qatar for Gulf expansion

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 1:57 PM

London-listed company secured an $825m loan from banks in February to pay debt and fund acquisitions

Medical tourists flock to Dubai for cosmetic surgery
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Medical tourists flock to Dubai for cosmetic surgery

Tuesday, 21 July 2015 11:16 AM

Dubai hospital reports rise in foreign patients travelling to the UAE to undergo both surgical and non-surgical treatments

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Chimaera device paves way for wireless pain relief

Thursday, 16 July 2015 12:06 PM

A new surgical tool called Chimaera guides a surgeon during operations to implant neuro-stimulation devices with less risk to the patient.

Healthcare»

Glasses that make cancer glow

Wednesday, 15 July 2015 1:02 PM

Researchers are developing a technology that lights up cancer like Christmas trees, giving surgeons a powerful real time tool to remove the deadly cells from the body.

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Insulin patches could replace injections for diabetics

Tuesday, 14 July 2015 12:36 PM

A joint North Carolina State University and University of North Carolina project aims to replace insulin injections with an insulin patch.

Qatar's 2015 healthcare expenditure worth $5.2bn
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Qatar's 2015 healthcare expenditure worth $5.2bn

Monday, 13 July 2015 1:52 PM

Healthcare market will continue to grow in Qatar as private sector engagement grows, says new report

Philippines confirms second MERS case in passenger from Dubai
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Philippines confirms second MERS case in passenger from Dubai

Monday, 6 July 2015 12:35 PM

Victim showed symptoms after arriving in Manila last month from the UAE after travelling from Saudi Arabia

Hundreds ‘given urgent first aid’ at Saudi’s Grand Mosque this Ramadan
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Hundreds ‘given urgent first aid’ at Saudi’s Grand Mosque this Ramadan

Monday, 6 July 2015 11:54 AM

Pilgrims have reportedly suffered from fainting and exhaustion upon arrival in Jeddah

Dubai sets up medical council to improve healthcare quality
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Dubai sets up medical council to improve healthcare quality

Friday, 3 July 2015 1:31 AM

Dubai Health Authority says new council will identify challenges and present effective solutions

No new UAE visas without health insurance, says DHA
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No new UAE visas without health insurance, says DHA

Wednesday, 1 July 2015 2:35 PM

Dubai Health Authority officials link visa issuance with health insurance to ensure compliance

Omani MERS victim in Thailand is declared free of the deadly virus
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Omani MERS victim in Thailand is declared free of the deadly virus

Monday, 29 June 2015 11:41 AM

75-year-old man had travelled to Bangkok for treatment for a heart condition and was then diagnosed with the virus


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