medicine

No interruptions in medicine supply reported in Russia

No interruptions in medicine supply reported in Russia

There is enough medicine in Russia, there are no interruptions in supplies, the chairman of the board of directors of the Promomed group of pharmaceutical companies, Petr Bely said at the St. Petersburg International Economic …

Why did European people start eating Egyptian mummies?

Why did European people start eating Egyptian mummies?

Driven first by the belief that ground-up and tinctured human remains could cure anything from bubonic plague to a headache, and then by the macabre ideas Victorian people had about after-dinner entertainment, the bandaged corpses of ancient …

Turkey as the world's health care center

Turkey as the world's health care center

Investments are rolling in and studies related to Turkey's health care system are continuing full speed ahead. One outcome of these developments is that we are hearing "health tourism" more frequently. At this point, however, we …

Monkeypox goes global

Monkeypox goes global

Scientists are trying to understand why the virus, a less-lethal relative of smallpox, has cropped up in so many populations around the world

Turkish scientist found cure for ageing

Turkish scientist found cure for ageing

Emel Erdal Çalıkoğlu, a dermatology expert from Dokuz Eylül University in the western Turkish province of Izmir, has tapped into the insect’s larvae for producing a base for anti-aging products. The larvae, rich …

China and Arab States boost e-commerce

China and Arab States boost e-commerce

Though the energy sector has been underpinning China-Arab trade ties, cross-border e-commerce has increasingly been turned to as a vital thoroughfare linking Arab states and their largest trading partner

 Traditional healer convicted in Tbilisi

Traditional healer convicted in Tbilisi

The Tbilisi City Court recognized the so-called traditional healer as a fraudster and fined him 10 thousand lari (about $ 3.8 thousand). The relevant information is published on the website of the court. The investigation found that the …

Azerbaijan may establish age limit for selling medications

Azerbaijan may establish age limit for selling medications

The sale of medications to teenagers under 14 may be prohibited in Azerbaijan. The parliament’s healthcare committee had a discussion yesterday on making an amendment to the law on medications. According to the proposed …

 Material from NASA used for surgical implants in Israel

Material from NASA used for surgical implants in Israel

For the first time in Israel, a material created for the US space industry has been applied for orthopedic uses at Haifa’s Rambam Medical Center. The Israeli start-up, Nahariya-based M.M.A. Tech, developed the innovative substance …