Mental health is a significant problem across the Middle East, experts say, but treatment and support often are not easy to find.
A medical school in Beirut offers an elective that explores the ancient language’s connection to modern Lebanon.
A team from several research institutions is using the technology to make a well-known herbal extract more effective.
Researchers in Lebanon are determining the genetics of a parasite prevalent in refugee camps.
A student who entered medical school in Syria in 2011 persevered through six years of conflict.
Vitamin D deficiency in the region is worryingly high but experts disagree on whether doctors should recommend supplements.
Sudanese academics are searching for a more effective treatment of a rare but destructive disease, mycetoma, that mostly affects poor laborers.
Millions of malnourished children are at risk of problems in their cognitive development, say experts.
Omani researchers are testing the reputed healing effects of frankincense.