Saturday 24 August 2019

NMC Health posts 32.6pc jump in H1 revenue

NMC Health, a leading GCC and international private healthcare operator, has posted revenues of $1,236 million for the first half (H1) of the year as against $932 million during H1 2018, marking a growth of 32.6 per cent. NMC’s management has consistently guided that a vert


Aster Volunteers helps 45,000 flood victims in India

Aster Volunteers, the global CSR programme of Aster DM Healthcare, one of the largest healthcare service providers in GCC, has supported over 45,000 people impacted by floods in the Indian states of Kerala and Maharashtra. Kolhapur: 8,000 lives impacted Nearly 500


Male teenagers that consume junk diet 'have lower fertility rates'

IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic highlighted the importance of consuming nutritious food for male teenagers, following the release of the Harvard University-led study that revealed the negative impact of junk food diet on sperm count.    According to the report, men are


Emirates Hospital - Jumeirah gets CORE certification

Emirates Hospital – Jumeirah in Dubai, UAE was recently awarded the Collaboration of Organised and Recognised Endoscopy units (CORE) certificate by the World Endoscopy Organisation (WEO). Only five hospitals in the entire region received this recognition. Thr


Ebola drug trial makes major breakthrough

World Health Organization (WHO) has announced that two out of the four drugs being tested to treat Ebola have shown to be strong performers. Speaking at a press conference held on August 12, which was jointly hosted by National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases (NIAID)


Drug-Free lower back pain treatment offers hope

Cleveland Clinic’s Back on TREK programme, offering non-invasive, drug-free treatment for lower back pain, has seen very encouraging results and experts say it could play a significant part in resolving the US’ growing opioid crisis.    The US C


Aster DM Healthcare appoints deputy managing director

Aster DM Healthcare, a leading private healthcare services provider in GCC, said that Alisha Moopen, executive director and CEO of Hospitals and Clinics-GCC, has been promoted to the role of deputy managing director of Aster. Working closely with Dr Azad Moopen, founder, chairman


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