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A new accomplishment for the LAU Medical Center- Rizk Hospital

A new accomplishment for the LAU Medical Center- Rizk Hospital

LAU Medical Center- Rizk Hospital inaugurates its awaited new otolaryngology and Head and Neck Surgery Department. BEIRUT: 8 April, 2019: The leading LAU Medical Center- Rizk Hospital inaugurated its new otolaryngology and head and neck surgery floor, achieving hence another milestone in its mission to provide the best specialized medical service, while remaining the pioneer

Is Chewing Gum Good for your Teeth?

Candies and sweets are generally considered bad for your teeth and health. However, sugar-free chewing gum can help prevent tooth decay. How does sugar-free gum help the teeth? Chewing gum stimulates the mouth to produce more saliva, hence reducing dry mouth, bad breath and cavities. Chewing sugar-free gum has been shown to help prevent plaque

LebMASH presents its 2019 “Leader in LGBT Health Equity Award” to Dr. Aimee Karam, the President of the Lebanese Psychological Association

In recognition of her leadership in furthering excellence in the affirmative care of LGBT individuals, the Lebanese Medical Association for Sexual Health (LebMASH) awarded Adult Clinical Psychologist and President of the Lebanese Psychological Association (LPA) Dr. Aimee Karam, its 2019 annual “Leader in LGBT Healthcare Equity Award”. This award falls within LebMASH’s purpose to raise

AUBMC organizes the 7th Friends of MS Annual Fundraising Brunch

Beirut, March 28, 2019: To raise awareness on Multiple Sclerosis (MS), Friends of MS in collaboration with Nehme and Therese Tohme Multiple Sclerosis Center at the American University of Beirut Medical Center (AUBMC) organized for the 7th year in a row its fundraising brunch on Saturday, March 23, 2019 at the Four Seasons Hotel. The

Tips For a Healthy Pregnancy

Staying healthy during pregnancy is essential for expecting moms and the development of healthy babies. Women who eat well and exercise moderately with regular prenatal care are more likely to give birth to a healthy baby. In addition to supplements as prescribed by your doctor, here are some recommendations for a healthy pregnancy: Have a

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

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