NEWS ALERT | China’s Shantou City To Ban Cars, Ships, People From Entering From Jan 27

PARIS | FRANCE - - China’s coastal city of Shantou in Guangdong province, said on Sunday it would ban cars, ships and people from entering in the city starting from Jan.27 to help prevent the spread of a coronavirus that broke out in Wuhan at end-2019. Shantou, which is more than 800 km (500 miles) … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | China’s Shantou City To Ban Cars, Ships, People From Entering From Jan 27

NEWS ALERT | Saudi Disease Prevention Center Say No Cases Of Coronavirus In Saudi

RIYADH - - The Saudi Center For Disease Prevention And Control tweeted on Thursday that there were: "No cases of the novel coronavirus in Saudi Arabia so far". Saudi Arabia started screening passengers arriving from China and has taken other preventive measures following the outbreak of the new coronavirus in China, the kingdom's health ministry … Continue reading NEWS ALERT | Saudi Disease Prevention Center Say No Cases Of Coronavirus In Saudi

BREAKING NEWS | Dubai To Screen Passengers On China Flights After Virus Outbreak

DUBAI - - Dubai will screen passengers arriving on direct flights from China, the airport operator said on Thursday, as health authorities around the world scramble to prevent a global pandemic. A new coronavirus that first appeared in the Chinese city of Wuhan has killed 17 and infected nearly 600, most in China but cases … Continue reading BREAKING NEWS | Dubai To Screen Passengers On China Flights After Virus Outbreak

HEALTH | Omega 3 To Boost Men’s Fertility

Men who consume fish oil supplement that contains high levels of omega 3 may witness a significant fertility boost. According to a report published in the Network Open Journal, the researchers examined data of over 1700 men and found that fresh oil supplement intake is linked to more sperm creation and better hormone levels, the … Continue reading HEALTH | Omega 3 To Boost Men’s Fertility

HEALTH |Pandemic Fears Grow As China Virus Toll Rises To Nine

PARIS | FRANCE - - Authorities in China and beyond stepped up efforts to control and outbreak of a new flu-like coronavirus on Wednesday as the death toll rose to nine with 440 confirmed cases, while suspicion grew that the virus crossed to humans from animals. China discouraged public gatherings in Hubei province, where the … Continue reading HEALTH |Pandemic Fears Grow As China Virus Toll Rises To Nine

HEALTH | Prenatal Air Pollution Exposure Tied To Childhood Blood Sugar

Kids who are exposed to air pollution in the womb may have higher blood sugar level during childhood than kids without this exposure, according to a study that suggests particle pollution could be an environmental risk factor for diabetes. The current study included 365 children in Mexico City who were exposed to average daily PM … Continue reading HEALTH | Prenatal Air Pollution Exposure Tied To Childhood Blood Sugar

KSA | Saudi Health Ministry Launches Awareness Platform

RIYADH | SAUDI ARABIA – The Saudi Ministry of Health has launched on official Twitter account to help raise awareness and provide information on health matters. The platform, which offers advice and tips covering a range of health topics, is part of the ministry’s drive to promote healthy lifestyle choices and maintain the safety and … Continue reading KSA | Saudi Health Ministry Launches Awareness Platform