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Psoriasis Awareness Day in Beirut
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PSORIASIS AWARENESS DAY IN BEIRUT
On the occasion of the World Psoriasis Day, Novartis Pharma Services Inc., in collaboration with the Lebanese Order of Physicians and the Lebanese Society of Dermatology, organised an awareness day on “Psoriasis Inside Out”, at the Beyt el-Tabib Auditorium, Furn el Chebbak, with a host of healthcare professionals, Psoriasis patients and members of the media present.
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7 Cholesterol Myths YOU Need to Know
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7 CHOLESTEROL MYTHS YOU NEED TO KNOW
There are a ton of health myths out there, especially when it comes to issues like cholesterol. We present to you 7 common cholesterol myths so you can go upon your way with clear knowledge.
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Changing the Path of Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis (IPF)
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CHANGING THE PATH OF IDIOPATHIC PULMONARY FIBROSIS (IPF)
IPF is a debilitating and fatal rare lung disease with high mortality, affecting as many as 3 million people worldwide. It is characterized by chronic scaring and remodeling of the lung and progressive decline in lung function. IPF is the most common interstitial lung disease encountered worldwide and poses a major public health threat, as 70% to 80% of patients die with...
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15th National Breast Cancer Awareness Campaign
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15TH NATIONAL BREAST CANCER AWARENESS CAMPAIGN
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) is marking the Breast Cancer Awareness month with the launch of new guidelines for Mammography Screening to improve the effectiveness and quality of screenings in public hospitals as a first phase of a bigger project related to Health Technology Assessment (HTA) for mammography screening in the country. A Ministerial decree was unveil...
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Have We Found the Middle Ground for Smokers?
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HAVE WE FOUND THE MIDDLE GROUND FOR SMOKERS?
It is no secret that smoking was, and still is, a worldwide debate that has stirred a wave of controversy throughout the years ever since its conception. While the World Health Organization (WHO) utilized all possible tools and efforts into pushing smokers to adopt a ‘quit or die’ approach, advanced studies were carried out, trying to find a middle ground for smokers, on...
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Lebanon Receives Pioneering President's Award
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LEBANON RECEIVES PIONEERING PRESIDENT'S AWARD
The Lebanese Ministry of Health started to implement its decision of offering universal health coverage to Lebanese citizens after the age of 64, including fractures treatment expenses, which triggered positive echoes in the global medical community, and strengthened Lebanon’s positioning among international industry players. On the same note, the Fragility Fracture Netw...
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