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Youth gets cure from rare condition after eight years of struggle, thanks UAE medics for diagnosis

Youth gets cure from rare condition after eight years of struggle, thanks UAE medics for diagnosis

Doctors diagnosed the 24-year-old Indian expat with celiac artery compression syndrome, a rare condition that affects two out of 100,000 people in the world

Dubai: In the past seven years of her life, Sumi Chacko, now 24 years old, cannot remember a month without being admitted to a hospital. She was in the hospital for a week every month, knocked down by severe abdominal pain and non-stop vomiting. Worsening her pain, the doctors could not diagnose the cause. 

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myAster – Region’s 1st integrated healthcare platform crosses 352k downloads since phase I launch

myAster – Region’s 1st integrated healthcare platform crosses 352k downloads since phase I launch

  • Aster DM Healthcare’s patient care digital platform now provides complete access to Aster hospitals, clinics, diagnostics centers and pharmacies in UAE, putting healthcare management in the hands of patients.
  • myAster has touched over one million lives since its introduction and ranks number 1 as free medical app on Play Store and App Store
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AMSA Healthcare Group launches its new Medical Centre and Kidney Care in Dubai, Deira

AMSA Healthcare Group launches its new Medical Centre and Kidney Care in Dubai, Deira

18th January 2023, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: The start of a new year has also been the achievement of a new milestone in the AMSA Healthcare Group. With the official launch of the AMSA Medical Centre and Kidney Care in Dubai on January 17, 2023, AMSA has expanded its brand of patient-centric and innovative healthcare to a new Multi-Specialty Clinic, Kidney Care Centre, and AMSA Pharmacy. The launch was inaugurated by the Director General, of Dubai Health Authority, Mr. Awadh Seghayer Al Ketbi. Patient comfort and Compassionate care is the cornerstone of AMSA values. With this objective in mind, in 2022, the AMSA Medical Centre and Kidney Care was designed keeping in mind visitor comfort, patient ease, and medical access.

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Surgeon operates out rare breast tumour of football-size from Ethiopian medical tourist

Surgeon operates out rare breast tumour of football-size from Ethiopian medical tourist

The tumour which appeared as a small lump grew into a giant mass weighing one kilogram in less than two months  

Sharjah: An Ethiopian tourist, who flew to Sharjah to treat a rapidly growing tumour in her breast, has finally heaved a sigh of relief after doctors here in a private hospital operated out the mass without affecting the shape of her body.

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The Middle East and North Africa Society of Toxicology (MENATOX)

The conference of the Middle East and North Africa Society of Toxicology (MENATOX), which was hosted by the capital, Abu Dhabi, concluded from January 11 to January 14, 2022, and was attended by His Excellency Dr. Jamal Muhammad Al Kaabi, Undersecretary of the Department of Health in Abu Dhabi.

The conference aims to raise awareness of the safe use of medicines and the procedures necessary to reduce poisoning and how to properly deal with poisoning cases and their complications, thus preserving the health and safety of community members.

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