Pfizer And BioNTech Launch Trial Of Omicron – Targeted COVID Vaccine

PARIS, France – Pfizer Inc and BioNTech SE said on Tuesday they started a clinical trail to test a new version of their vaccine specifically designed to target the COVID-19 Omicron variant, which had eluded some of the protection provided by the original two – dose vaccine regimen. Banking on volunteers in the United States, … More Pfizer And BioNTech Launch Trial Of Omicron – Targeted COVID Vaccine

FDA Expands Use Of Remdesivir To Patients With High Risk Of Hospitalization

PARIS, France – The U.S. health regulator on Friday expanded its approval for the use of Gilead Sciences’ antiviral drug remdesivir to treat non – hospitalized patients 12 years and older for the treatment of mild – to – moderate COVID -19 disease with high risk of hospitalization. Previously, the use of Veklury was limited … More FDA Expands Use Of Remdesivir To Patients With High Risk Of Hospitalization

Saudi Arabia Launches A Cervical Cancer Prevention Program For Young Girls

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia – With growing evidence that the Human Papillomavirus Infection is the leading cause of cervical cancer, Saudi Arabia is set to launch an HPV vaccination program for girls aged 9 – 13. Although HPV can come in 100 different variants, certain types are categorized as a high risk. The vaccine has been around … More Saudi Arabia Launches A Cervical Cancer Prevention Program For Young Girls

Alarming’ Number Of Young People In UAE, Saudi Arabia Diagnosed With Cance: Study

Young people across the United Arab Emirates and Saudi Arabia are significantly more likely to be diagnosed with cancer than in countries such as the United States and the United Kingdom, according to a study. Almost half of new cancer cases in both countries are of patients under the age of 50%, the study revealed. … More Alarming’ Number Of Young People In UAE, Saudi Arabia Diagnosed With Cance: Study

BREAKING NEWS | High Levels Of Toxic Heavy Metals Found In Some Baby Foods

U.S. congressional investigators found ‘dangerous levels of toxic heavy metals‘  in certain baby foods that could cause neurological damage, a House Oversight subcommittee said in a report released on Thursday. The panel examined baby foods made by Nature Inc., Hain Celestial Group Inc., Beech – Nut Nutrition and Gerber, a unit of Nestle, it said, … More BREAKING NEWS | High Levels Of Toxic Heavy Metals Found In Some Baby Foods

HEALTH | 5 Science -Backed Benefits Of Fasting, And How To Fast Safely And Effectively

While many people all over the world fast for religious and cultural reasons, there are also proven health benefits of this practice, as long as you do it safely. What Is Fasting? Fasting is when you do not eat for a certain period of time. If you are fasting for health purpose, you can still … More HEALTH | 5 Science -Backed Benefits Of Fasting, And How To Fast Safely And Effectively

BREAKING NEWS | ‘Great Day For Humanity’: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Over 90% Effective

MILAN  – – Pfizer said on Monday its experimental COVID-19 vaccine was more than 90% effective,  a major victory in the fight against a pandemic that has killed more than a million people, battered the world’s economy and upended daily life. Pfizer and German partner BioTech  are the first drugmakers to release successful data from … More BREAKING NEWS | ‘Great Day For Humanity’: Pfizer Says COVID-19 Vaccine Over 90% Effective

BREAKING NEW| Saudi Health Ministry Launches Online Healthy Marriage Service

#RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – – The Ministry of Health has launched the first phase of the online healthy marriage service in government health facilities, the Saudi Press Agency reported on Sunday. The ministry said that the service aims to automate all test procedures in the Kingdom. It starts with entering the parties’ data and … More BREAKING NEW| Saudi Health Ministry Launches Online Healthy Marriage Service

HEALTH | Dubai International Nutrition Congress To Highlight Latest Research, Best Practices In Clinical Nutrition

DUBAI – Under the patronage of Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, DHA, the 6th edition of the annual Dubai International Nutrition Congress, DINC, will take place from October 22-24, 2020. The three-day event will be held under the theme ‘Tour … More HEALTH | Dubai International Nutrition Congress To Highlight Latest Research, Best Practices In Clinical Nutrition