Did you know that one in five people have allergies?

Do you experience itching in your eyes, nose or throat? Wheezing, cramps in your stomach, diarrhea or bloating? If so, you could have allergies. Allergies are caused by an over-reaction of the immune system to a particular substance or allergen. Allergies can be manifested as food allergies, respiratory allergies and drug allergies. Conditions such as […]
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The Dubai Gynaecology and Fertility Centre signs an agreement with City Hospital

Agreement is the first-of-its-kind agreement between the private sector and the government sector in terms of sharing medical resources Dubai, 7 March 2010: The Dubai Gynaecology and Fertility Centre signed an agreement recently with the City Hospital to share medical resources in order to provide patients high standard of healthcare services. The agreement is aimed […]
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EHL to mark World Glaucoma Day 2010 with free eye testing at The City Hospital and Welcare Clinics

On March 10th, Welcare Clinics and The City Hospital will offer free testing, advice and support for those concerned about glaucoma Dubai, UAE, XX March 2010 – EHL Management Services, a leading provider of healthcare in the Middle East, will be marking World Glaucoma Day this year by offering free testing for glaucoma to the […]
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“IT TAKES A VILLAGE TO RAISE A CHILD”

Emirates Paediatric Society and American Academy of Pediatrics form strategic alliance, with signing of Memorandum of Understanding   MoU, led by The City Hospital’s Paediatrician Dr. Alya Ahmad and Dr Shaharban Abdullah of the Emirates Pediatric Society  will strengthen paediatric care and expertise in UAE through alignment of international care standards and development of paediatrician […]
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ELEKTA NAMES NEW HEAD OF ASIA PACIFIC ORGANIZATION

Ian Alexander has been named Executive Vice President of Elekta’s Asia Pacific Region. Ian Alexander has been a member of Elekta’s Executive Committee since 2008 and is currently COO of the company. Prior to joining Elekta, he has held several senior regional management positions, running the European Region at Bayer Diagnostics and the Asia Pacific […]
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Pneumococcal diseases , cause and prevention.

Ironically a small bacterium can cause severe health hazard, this is the case with bacetrium Streptococcus pneumoniae ( S.pneumonaie) which causes a group of illnesses known as Pnemococcal diseases.  S.pneumonaie colonizes in the upper respiratory tract and transmitted through respiratory droplets. It can be found  as part of the normal flora in the nasopharynx , […]
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Collaboration with The Magdi Yacoub Foundation – Aswan Heart Centre

 The Magdi Yacoub Foundation and the Qatar-Aswan-London (QAL) Advanced Cardiovascular Institute are establishing the Aswan Heart Centre (AHC) with the aim of improving the healthcare of the heart and providing advanced cardiac surgeries in the less supported regions of Egypt. Currently, AHC is performing many of the first cardiac surgeries to be done in southern […]
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ELEKTA CONTINUES TO GROW IN KEY EMERGING MARKETS DELIVERS CLINICAL SOLUTIONS TO NINE CANCER CLINICS IN RUSSIA

Elekta is improving the availability of cancer care for Russian patients by delivering clinical solutions, services and training to a number of key hospitals and cancer centers throughout Russia. Elekta has won seven out of ten tenders being part of the new Russian National Oncology Program. The program was initiated under the auspices of Prime […]
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IBA SELECTS ELEKTA SOFTWARE FOR KEY PROTON THERAPY SITE IN PRAGUE

 Elekta will provide treatment planning and information management systems for a major Proton Therapy facility in Prague, Czech Republic. The software solutions will facilitate the highest quality of patient care and lead to improved clinical efficiency. Elekta is a key provider of software solutions in the Proton Therapy market, as evidenced by its inclusion in […]
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Elekta wins world class manufacturing Award

 Elekta, the world-leading manufacturer of treatment solutions for cancer and brain disorders, has been awarded the prestigious World Class Manufacturing award by The Manufacturer magazine. The award was given in recognition of the quality work produced each year by Elekta manufacturing staff. Elekta’s U.K. office began implementing Lean processes for manufacturing and product development in […]
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