Medical News

According to a study posted on the website of BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth, up to 90 per cent of pregnant women observe fasting during Ramadan to share the cultural experience with their families although they are generally exempted under the Islamic law. These women choose to fast after getting a clearance from their respective doctors. However, it is essential that they follow a routine to ensure good health of their babies during this period.  

In another first for the UAE, Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi’s premier healthcare facility, conducted a rare and complex heart procedure to save the life of a patient suffering from complications.

The Center for Endocrine Surgery at Burjeel Hospital, Abu Dhabi’s premier healthcare facility, has reached a significant milestone in endoscopic-assisted minimally invasive Thyroid and Parathyroid surgery. The Hospital has successfully completed 1,000 thyroid surgery cases, a landmark achievement for any medical facility.

Delivering upon its commitment to improve the availability and accessibility of quality healthcare services in Oman, Aster Al Raffah Hospitals & Clinics are now serving patients with its newest 22-bed Aster Hospital located in Ibri. The new facility further strengthens Aster DM Healthcare’s offering in primary and secondary care services in Oman.

Despite rigorous diet and exercise programs, some people struggle with unwanted fat in certain areas. SculpSure, a safe and non-invasive body contouring technique with no reported side effects, can target stubborn fat cells.