Students of medicine, pharmacy and dentistry are boycotting classes and exams, even as the government threatens to crack down.
With access to a laboratory that houses mice and rats, a researcher in Oman has created a new biological insight into high blood pressure, a major health issue in the Arab region.
Women are much more likely to die of heart disease after menopause. A researcher in Oman wants to help find out the reason.
Anorexia and other eating disorders in the Middle East need more academic study, medical and media attention, experts say.
Researchers at New York University Abu Dhabi are trying to create vaccines that don’t need to be refrigerated—an important quality to insure safe, inexpensive delivery.
A recent study of Syrian refugees in Jordan found that, with health-care costs rising, pharmacists’ services were having a positive effect on refugee health.
Researchers have identified the genetic makeup of the bacteria causing Yemen’s cholera epidemics. The new research could improve treatment, if the right antibiotics could reach the people who need them.
New research measured the forces on students’ spines created by heavy backpacks, and how poor posture amplifies those forces.
The new system, designed to meet international accreditation standards, will give medical students more hands-on experience in hospitals.