• Heart health: should I be concerned?

    Heart health: should I be concerned?

    What makes our heart vital for life? The human heart is an organ that pumps blood throughout the body via the circulatory system, supplying oxygen and nutrients to the tissues and removing carbon dioxide and other wastes.   Can the heart suffer from certain defects, and who is mostly at risk? Like any other organ,

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  • How to detect and manage the various types of Diabetes

    How to detect and manage the various types of Diabetes

    Diabetes is a lifelong disease that mainly involves the hormone insulin. Healthcare professionals and researchers are projecting that diabetes will become a pandemic disease by 2030, with an expected prevalence projection in the Middle East that will reach 164%. These numbers can be reduced with a better understanding of the disease. Dr. Merheb, an Endocrinologist

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  • First fetal surgery, for congenital abnormality of the Diaphragm, in Lebanon.

     Mount Lebanon Hospital invests in rare fetal surgery Beirut, Nov. 14, 2017. Press Release – For immediate release The department of Obstetrics and Gynecology at Mount Lebanon Hospital is proud to announce the success of the first “Fetoscopy for plug insertion in congenital Diaphragmatic Hernia” in Lebanon. Dr. Gihad CHALOUHI, fetal surgeon at Mount

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