Health bulletins


LA ROCHE-POSAY proves once again its commitment to providing a better life for sensitive skin with the launch of EFFACLAR SPOTSCAN, a breakthrough innovation powered by artificial intelligence to provide personalized acne analysis & encourage users to consult their dermatologist. On October 17, more than 50 distinguished guests, media, bloggers and influencers, gathered at Beirut

GlobeMed Hosts Representatives from ZAIN, MENA Telecom Leader for a Seminar in Turkey

GlobeMed Group, the leading healthcare benefits management company in the MENA region, conducted its annual seminar for Zain Group, the leading telecommunication operator in the MENA region served by GlobeMed since 2014, in Istanbul, Turkey on the 1st and 2nd of October, 2019. The two-day seminar was attended by top officials from Zain Kuwait, Bahrain,

How to detect early warning signs of breast cancer?

Breast cancer can cause several changes to the skin on and around the breast. However, in some cases, breast cancer may not cause any symptoms, but it can be detected on a mammogram. Some common, warning signs of breast cancer include: Changes to the skin’s texture: thickening, scaly skin around the nipple… Nipple discharge: other

Daman Corporate Health and Wellness Awards recognise UAE organisations driving wellbeing in the workplace

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 27th October 2019 – The sixth edition of the Daman Corporate Health and Wellness Awards announces eleven winning companies in the UAE for their efforts in prioritising employee health and wellbeing.  The gala dinner hosted at W Dubai – The Palm in collaboration with MEED, celebrates the companies that recognise employee

Nestlé reports nine-month sales for 2019

Organic growth of 3.7%, with real internal growth (RIG) of 3.0% and pricing of 0.7%. Growth was supported by strong momentum in the United States and Purina PetCare. Total reported sales increased by 2.9% to CHF 68.4 billion (9M-2018: CHF 66.4 billion). Net acquisitions had a positive impact of 0.7% and foreign exchange reduced sales by 1.5%. Portfolio management fully on

Lebanese researchers shared the findings of their studies during the 2nd edition of GTALKS, an initiative of The Goguikian Foundation

The studies tackled: – Optimizing energy consumption of sensors in smart devices, – Effects of Sitagliptin on reducing tissue damage in Myocardial Infarction, – A new implant-coating that speeds recovery two fold, -Minimizing the cost and pollution of biofuel production from Microalgae, -Abstraction, the link between modern theater & modern painting of 19th Century. The

Largest study of its kind reveals reasons why people with obesity are not receiving adequate care

Lebanon, Beirut,  October – Under the high patronage of His Excellency, Minister of Health Jamil Jabak, the Ministry of Public Health, in collaboration with the Lebanese Society of Endocrinology, Diabetes and Lipids (LSEDL), has launched today the first national obesity day at Le Gray Hotel in Beirut. The scientific day was dedicated to address the

For the 5th year, L’Oréal Professionnel’s Initiative “I Took the Cut” draws massive crowds from across Lebanon to support Cancer Patients!

Beirut, October 7, 2019 – Twenty Talented L’Oreal Prossionnel’s hairdressers joined “scissors” on Sunday October 6, at ABC Verdun, to offer complimentary haircuts and styling to more than 500 donors from all ages – women, children and even men – who had come from across Lebanon to make the cut and donate their hair for