New study widens understanding of diabetes

According to the World Health Organization (WHO) more than 420 million people around the world suffer from diabetes and its dire consequences such as...

Potential osteoporosis treatment from brain studies

Groundbreaking studies by scientists at the University of California in the United States have found that blocking certain receptors in the brain leads to...

High-fructose corn syrup advances cancer growth

Growing volume of empirical evidence suggests a strong link between consuming sugary drinks, obesity and increased risk of colorectal cancer. Now researchers at Baylor...

New drug to fight ‘superbugs’

Recent increase in the number of bacteria termed ‘superbugs’ that are capable of resisting multiple antibiotic drugs, is causing serious worry to health authorities...

Use of ‘spin’ in medical papers harmful

Newspapers and other online media competing for views and clicks often use exaggerated headlines and sometimes ‘fake’ news to lure readers. While these ‘false’...

Kuwait MoH keen on providing state-of-art equipment to treat skin disease

Kuwait Ministry of Health (MoH) is keen on providing latest medical equipment and techniques for treatment of skin diseases, a ministry official said Tuesday. Dr....

MoH official affirms 99.9% accuracy in AIDS checkup clinic

A senior official at the Ministry of Health affirmed Wednesday that a new clinic for AIDS gives out results with 99.9 percent accuracy. In...

Prescription vegetables could be the future of healthcare

According to the latest projections, healthcare spending by governments and individuals will continue to grow given rising healthcare costs and aging populations around the...

Cheap sunglasses offer no protection, just risk to eyes

Slick and cheap sunglasses that are available for a couple of dinars or less at stores around the country may end up costing your...

Good nutrition critical to overall health

Good nutrition forms the core of health management. Highlighting the importance of proper nutrition to overall health, the World Health Organization (WHO) in its...

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