More countries are introducing compulsory travel insurance to mitigate the risk of health related expenses
Meeting life-saving global health targets by 2030 could require investments by donors and national governments of up to $58 per person per year, or $371 billion annually, the World Health Organization (WHO) said
A private group in the UAE has announced the launch of ‘Colo Alert’, the first DNA-based rapid test in its laboratories to detect early colon cancer in the country.
After the chemical weapons attack in northern Syria in April a group of doctors from rebel-held territory are the first to benefit from an expanded training program run by the WHO on how to treat victims of such incidents. Emily Wither went to meet them in Gaziantep.
Musician Abhishek Prasad strummed his guitar throughout his neurosurgery to help doctors zero in on the part of the brain being operated on during the first such procedure in India.
A 37-year-old man in India's technology hub, Bengaluru, strummed a guitar in the operation theater to give the doctors constant feedback as they made burns in his brain to treat a rare neurological disorder.
From this year, many new public spaces must fulfil a new emirate-wide, disabled-friendly code.
The UAE has set another world record after Dubai Hospital successfully removed the world’s largest kidney from a 56-year-old Emirati man.
About 4.7 billion people – 63% of the world’s population - are covered by at least one comprehensive tobacco control measure
At the same time, 1,409 food establishments in Dubai received Excellent and Gold rating