People in Bahrain will soon be able to donate food and medicine to war-torn Yemen by simply purchasing them from local supermarkets and pharmacies. The initiative is being spearheaded by a newly formed 16-member group at the Bahrain Red Cresce
A committee has been set up to monitor applications for registration of medicines in Bahrain. The move follows directives by Supreme Council for Health chairman Lieutenant-General Dr Shaikh Mohammed bin Abdulla Al Khalifa to regulate the regis
The Eternity Medicine Institute, Dubai has won the 'Business Innovation of the Year, 2015' at the Gulf Capital SME Awards which were hosted recently in Dubai, UAE.
The award honours companies that aspir
A five-year strategy to slash Bahrain’s medicine bill has been proposed following a three-day meeting of experts in Manama. It will now be referred to Health Ministry chiefs and could form the basis of a national effort to reduce spendin
Roche, a leader in research focused healthcare, revealed the results from a pivotal Phase III study that evaluated an investigational medicine in people with primary progressive multiple sclerosis (PPMS).
Eternity Medicine, a health insitute in the region well-known for its unique prevention screen programmes, is using a Food and Drug Authority (FDA)-approved screening device to measure key minerals, heavy metals and oxidative stress in the reg
Novartis’ new heart failure medicine Entresto (sacubitril/valsartan) tablets, previously known as LCZ696, has been approved by the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA).
Entresto will be available on prescription for patient
The World Health Organization has added new curative treatments for hepatitis C to its essential medicines list, but the UN agency said prices needed to fall to make them accessible to patients in poorer countries.
The treatment o
A drug derived from a Chinese medicinal herb is showing promise for combating Ebola infection, effectively imprisoning the virus inside cells so it cannot do its usual damage, scientists said on Thursday.
The researchers said the
The Dubai Healthcare City (DHCC), a leading healthcare free zone in the emirate, has revealed the new identity of the Hamdan Bin Mohammed College of Dental Medicine (HBMCDM), formerly the Dubai College of Dental Medicine.