Tuesday , September 26 2017

Health

Disgruntled Kuwaiti doctors plan to sue MoH for no jobs

KUWAIT CITY, Sept 17:Several Kuwaiti doctors are in the process of filing a lawsuit against the Ministry of Health, which is the first of its kind. The lawsuit centers on the different criteria of employment, such as refusing to appoint them while employing expatriate doctors in the same specialization. Sometimes …

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Overseas treatment regulations amended – Bid to end patients’ difficulties

KUWAIT CITY, Aug 22 (KUNA): Minister of Health Dr. Jamal Al-Harbi Tuesday issued a series of amendments to the decisions related to overseas treatment regulations in order to eradicate the difficulties that patients who are sent overseas for treatment may face. In a press statement, the official spokesperson of Ministry …

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‘No medicines sale in co-ops’ – ‘Violators face law’

KUWAIT CITY, July 17: In reaction to the decision of the Health Ministry banning the sale of pharmaceutical products inside cooperative societies, supermarkets and perfume stores as per the executive decree of Law No. 28/2996 and ministerial decision no. 102/2016, Minister of Social Affairs and Labor, the State Minister for …

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Ministry blames private health sector of failure to report detection of cases – ‘Acute flaccid paralysis’

KUWAIT CITY, June 28: Ministry of Health has blamed private health sector for failure to report detection of cases of acute flaccid paralysis to the Department of Public Health on time, reports Al-Jarida daily quoting a health source. According to the report released by the Department of Public Health at …

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Number of approvals for extension of overseas treatment period reaches 2,055, says minister

KUWAIT CITY, June 3: Minister of Health Dr Jamal Al-Harbi says the number of approvals issued by the Higher Committee for extension of treatment periods of overseas treatment patients reached 2,055 during the period from December 15 to April 10, reports Al-Qabas daily. In response to a question posed by …

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Eating healthy food, jogging after breaking the fast ideal in Ramadan

Avoid consuming artificial drinks: Dr Bu-Hamad KUWAIT CITY, May 31, (KUNA): People tend, during the holy month of Ramadan, to spend hefty amounts of money to purchase all kinds of food, paving way for consumption all the way to ‘Sohoor’ (pre-dawn meal prior to fasting). This would cause weight increase …

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