Brain Eats Itself: a new finding on sleep deprivation
Published on 30 May 2017
Even moderate drinking increases risk of breast cancer
Published on 24 May 2017
Why visit, when you can just make a call for medical consultation?
Published on 22 May 2017
Children's Hospital of Philadelphia 'artificial womb' life-changer for premature babies
Published on 07 May 2017
A team of researchers at the Children's Hospital of Philadelphia have successfully tested an artifical womb for premature lambs. Hopefully, if developed further, artificial wombs will allow human premature babies to transition outside of their mothers until they too can fully develop into healthy babies. more
DrFive review: Prime Hospital
Published on 13 December 2016
Prime Hospital is across the street from Dubai International Airport (DXB). So, if you are living in the nearby Garhoud area, this hospital would be one of your best options. If you are using the metro, exit off at GGICO station, and Google map shows it will take a 17 min walk (1.4 KM) to get to the hospital. - If you are approaching from Deira Clock Tower, take a detour around the Le Meridien Dubai to find the entrance to the hospital. Easier to approach the hospital from the south (Emirates training colle more
Dubai’s Most Mentioned Hospitals: Sick on Friday, What is Your Best Option?
Published on 08 November 2016
Over the course of two weekends, our editors visited the emergency rooms of the four most mentioned private hospitals in Dubai: Saudi German Hospital, Al Zahra Hospital – Al Barsha, Mediclinic – City Hospital, and American Hospital. The symptoms our editors communicated to the doctors were consistent with each visit: coughing with a severe headache, the night before, with the symptoms improving on the day of the ER visit. more
Pediatric Care: Where Should I Go?
Published on 18 October 2016
For every parent, or soon-to-be parent, finding the right doctor to care for your children can sometimes be a stressful, and time-consuming process. Generally, parents prefer word-of-mouth referrals from family, and friends. Based on other people’s experiences, parents will gravitate towards choosing certain doctors for their children. Understandably most parents want, and expect the best medical care for their children, and knowing about a general public consensus of a doctor’s capability, and service is p more
American Hospital vs Mediclinic City Hospital
Published on 20 September 2016
Friday is a day-off for most UAE residents, and so we decided to visit the 2 hospitals for some common health symptoms: headache, and coughing. Both hospitals were compared across multiple criteria we believe would be important for you in choosing your hospital: doctor, staff, prescription, cost, and result. Based on this criteria today’s winner is: “the American Hospital”. more