Non-communicable diseases associated with lifestyle and environment are on the rise, but disease patterns vary greatly by income levels and, in some cases, gender.
Vitamin D deficiency in the region is worryingly high but experts disagree on whether doctors should recommend supplements.
Hundreds of Tunisian professors are leaving the country each year, putting the quality of higher education in the country at risk, policy makers say.
Omani researchers are testing the reputed healing effects of frankincense.
Evidence supports repurposing household wastewater for agricultural use, but not everyone likes the idea.
Researcher says scholars should recognize the true origin of African sounds in Omani traditional music.
Medical research that uses data from Arab patients results in better treatments for local populations.
With two thirds of the Arab population under 30, a United Nations agency makes an urgent call for economic and political reform.
The U.K.-based Commonwealth Secretariat ranks Arab countries as doing fairly well on Arab educational development, compared to their international peers.
A recent study of the difficulties young U.S. researchers face echoes in the Middle East—but the story is slightly different.