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Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

An Arab Researcher Seeks Solutions to Urban Pollution

Benjamin Plackett | 24 May 2018

Even simple strategies, like getting older cars off the streets, could save lives, says a scientist who looks for “realistic” solutions.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Mental Health Research

Patterns of Disease Are Changing in the Arab World

Benjamin Plackett | 08 May 2018

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.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

AIDS Deaths Soar in the Arab Region

Benjamin Plackett | 10 Apr 2018

Deaths from AIDS are declining globally, but they are increasing in the Middle East and North Africa.

Faculty Health & Medicine Research

An Influential Arab Scholar Focuses on the Health of Mothers and Newborns

Ammar Faris | 26 Mar 2018

For the third year in a row, Yusuf Al-Qaoud leads two key listings of the most cited researchers in Jordan.

Health & Medicine Research Science

Researcher in Qatar Hunts for New Antibiotics

Benjamin Plackett | 13 Mar 2018

Arab scientist pushing to find new disease-fighting drugs, and new ways of developing them.

Conflict Gender Health & Medicine Human Rights

For Many Somali Girls, Education Ends With a Brutal Ritual

Doreen Ajiambo | 02 Mar 2018

Female genital mutilation is widely practiced in the nation. The government and local and international organizations are working to stop it.

Finances Health & Medicine Mental Health Students

Mental-Health Care on Arab Campuses is Increasing—Slowly

Asma' Jawabreh, Benjamin Plackett, Ibtissem Jamel, Mahnaz Maktabi, Motiaa Hallak, Tarek Abd El-Galil | 27 Feb 2018

Some universities in the Middle East have added services based on Western models. Others offer no services at all.

Health & Medicine Mental Health Research Science

Study To Map Mental-Health Needs of Lebanese Youth

Benjamin Plackett | 25 Feb 2018

Researchers will conduct a nationwide survey as a first step toward increasing access to care.

Health & Medicine Mental Health Research

Anxiety and Depression Often Shadow Arab Youth

Benjamin Plackett | 23 Feb 2018

Mental health is a significant problem across the Middle East, experts say, but treatment and support often are not easy to find.

Arts & Culture Health & Medicine Language Publishing Social Sciences

For Doctors in Training, a Course on Phoenician

Edward Fox | 22 Feb 2018

A medical school in Beirut offers an elective that explores the ancient language’s connection to modern Lebanon.




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