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Under the patronage and presence of the Minister of Public Health Dr. Jamil Jabbak

Under the patronage and presence of the Minister of Public Health Dr. Jamil Jabbak

Ministry of Health launches the first national campaign to raise awareness on colon cancer and urges citizens to undergo FIT screening for prevention and early detection of colon cancer Beirut, Lebanon – 2019: Under the patronage and presence of the Minister of Public Health Dr. Jamil Jabbak, the Ministry of Public Health launched the first


World Kidney Day

Kidneys have many vital functions that are essential to the overall normal functioning of the human body. The mere fact that they filter all the blood in the body from waste particles makes our kidneys simply amazing. They secrete the wastes and excess water in the urine, control body chemicals, help control blood pressure, and

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Sanofi Celebrates International Women’s Day

Beirut, Lebanon – March 8, 2019 – Marking the International Women’s Day, Sanofi organized a workshop designed for a group of women at Sanofi with prominent media members from the Lebanese scene. The half-day event, organized in partnership with the Lebanese American University (LAU), is in line with Sanofi’s global objective of gender balance and

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By Joumana Dabbagh, Nutritionist, Nestlé Middle East   On the occasion of World Cereal Day on March 7, Joumana Dabbagh, Nutritionist at Nestlé Middle East explains why we need to embrace more wholegrain foods for a healthy diet and dispels some of the myths surrounding it. A recent review commissioned by the World Health Organization

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Nestlé Middle East Nearly Doubles Women in Management

Next Generation Women Leadership Program launches in 2019 to mentor and coach female talents below 30 Dubai, 8 March 2019: The number of women in management at Nestlé Middle East has risen to 30% from 16% back in 2011, as the company continues to move forward with its commitment to Enhance Gender Balance at all


World Hearing Day

World Hearing Day raises awareness on how to prevent deafness and hearing loss. Hearing loss is often permanent. Certain conditions, including age, illness, infections, ear wax, and genetics, may contribute to hearing loss. Also modern life has added a host of new ear-damaging factors to the list, including plenty of sources of loud, ongoing noise, better known


Under the theme: “So your heart beats with life” The National Campaign for the Early Detection of Cardiovascular Diseases kicks off

Beirut, Lebanon – February 27, 2019– Under the auspices of H.E. Dr. Jamil Jabak, the Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the National Committee for the Prevention of Cardiovascular Diseases, and Yaduna Foundation – Women Heart Health Center, launched the annual National Campaign for the Early Detection of Cardiovascular Diseases. Announced during a press conference

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Barbara Nassar tackles taboo and raises awareness of Prostate Cancer

The Cancer Awareness Village is organised by Barbara Nassar with the support of Ministry of Health and the main sponsor Astellas amongst other partners The car parade gave tribute to all cancer patients and drew attention to prostate cancer prevalence in Lebanon Marcel Massoud hosted an educational session on prostate cancer Beirut, Lebanon, 12th February