Campaigners are warning that Bahrain could record its highest sickle cell death toll this year, with an average of more than six patients dying every month since January.
Two Bahraini patients - Wajeeha Al Jamr
Eleven members of a terrorist cell who stashed machine guns and bullets in a secret underground warehouse have been jailed for 15 years.
The cache included five AK-47s, five 9mm handguns, five silencers and 3,4
The Premier yesterday pledged continuous efforts to provide the best health care and treatment for sickle cell patients.
He said the government will spare no effort to bring in medical experts to alleviate the
Activists are demanding health officials fast-track life-saving treatment of sickle cell patients after a fifth death this year was registered in Bahrain.
Bahraini Mohammed Hassan Makki was admitted to Salmaniya Medical Complex (S
An investigation has been launched into claims that counterfeit medicine has been given to patients with sickle cell anaemia being treated at Bahrain's main hospital.
Health Minister Sadiq Al Shehabi yesterday ordered the prob
The Dubai Cord Blood and Research Centre is advocating the importance of public donation of cord blood stem cells to help form a substantial registry of stem cells for the UAE.
Fatma Al Hashimi, head of Education and Development U
A suspected militant cell detained in the United Arab Emirates had links to Al Qaeda, Dubai's police chief has said, including the Yemen-based wing that is widely regarded as one of the its most effective affiliates.
Security forces in the UAE have arrested a cell of UAE and Saudi Arabian citizens which was planning to carry out militant attacks in both countries and other states, the official news agency Wam said on Wednesday.
Scientists working to make a synthetic life form reported a major step forward, saying they had created an artificial genome and used it to bring a hollowed-out bacterium back to life.
They hope to use their stripped-down version of a bact