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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.

Health & Medicine Research

Egyptian Researchers Hope to Use Nanotechnology to Treat Diabetes

Tarek Abd El-Galil | 02 Feb 2018

A team from several research institutions is using the technology to make a well-known herbal extract more effective.

Health & Medicine Refugees Research

An Important Step Toward Stopping a Parasitic Disease

Benjamin Plackett | 22 Oct 2017

Researchers in Lebanon are determining the genetics of a parasite prevalent in refugee camps.

Conflict Faculty Health & Medicine Students

Studying Medicine in Time of War

Al-Fanar Media Reporting Team | 15 Oct 2017

A student who entered medical school in Syria in 2011 persevered through six years of conflict.

Health & Medicine Research

Researchers Find Vitamin D Deficiency High In Arab Women

Benjamin Plackett | 04 Oct 2017

Vitamin D deficiency in the region is worryingly high but experts disagree on whether doctors should recommend supplements.

Health & Medicine Research

Sudan Begins To Tackle A Neglected Disease

Alaa Shibeika | 18 Sep 2017

Sudanese academics are searching for a more effective treatment of a rare but destructive disease, mycetoma, that mostly affects poor laborers.

Data & Surveys Health & Medicine Research

In Malnutrition’s Aftermath, Researchers See a Hidden Crisis—Education

Benjamin Plackett | 05 Sep 2017

Millions of malnourished children are at risk of problems in their cognitive development, say experts.

Gender Health & Medicine Research Science

An Arabian Tree to Fight Cancer

Benjamin Plackett | 23 Jun 2017

Omani researchers are testing the reputed healing effects of frankincense.

Health & Medicine Research Science

UAE Researchers Tackle Diabetes from the Feet Up

Benjamin Plackett | 06 Jun 2017

Analysis of patients’ footprints is providing important clues about the progression of diabetes, and opening the door to earlier intervention.




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