Health Care

Health checkups for expat labour to return on Sunday

Health inspection centres for expatriate labour will reopen on Sunday with online registration now made possible, a health ministry official has said. The centres will begin operating according to a 30 percent capacity during the first phase of coronavirus lockdown easing, which will gradually increase in later phases, public health director Dr. Fahad Al-Ghimlas added. […]

Miscellaneous

Adan’s ECMO center wins int’l excellence award

ECMO department at Kuwait’s Adan Hospital has won the Gold Level Center of Excellence Award, provided by the Extracorporeal Life Support Organization (ELSO), in recognition of its life support application. Extracorporeal membrane oxygenation (ECMO) is one of the top new technologies in ICU units, said Minister of Health Sheikh Dr. Basel Al-Sabah in a statement […]

Sports

Kuwait sports body says athletes adapt to COVID-19 restrictions

— Sports activities in Kuwait have just passed the first phase of resumption, the body overlooking the sector said on Saturday, citing athletes were subjected to rigorous testing to ensure they were free of the novel coronavirus. Athletes who have not been examined are “strictly prohibited” from resuming training, Kuwait’s Public Authority for Sports’ (PAS) […]

Arabic Press Release

‫علاج أول مرضى الشريان التاجي في العالم باستخدام الدعامات المحملة بالعقاقير المعتمدة من إدارة الغذاء والدواء

نيون، سويسرا، 11 يوليو/ تموز، 2020 /PRNewswire/ — أعلنت ميد أليانس “MedAlliance” عن تسجيل أول مريض في دراستها سيلوشن إس إل آر 014 دي إي بي “SELUTION SLR™ 014 DEB” لعلاج ضيق الدعامات (ISR). وهو أول علاج باستخدام الدعامات المحملة بالعقاقير معتمد من إدارة الغذاء والدواء من خلال برنامجها المتطور. وتعرف تقنية سيلوشن إس إل آر “SELUTION […]