Category: Health Care

Health Care
Better health care for premature babies in Oman

Oman has seen a significant increase in the rate of survival for extremely premature infants, new research indicated. The study, published in the latest issue of the Sultan Qaboos University Medical Journal (vol. 15, issue 3), investigated the outcome of infants born at 23 to 26 gestational weeks in Sultan Qaboos University Hospital (SQUH).

Let’s talk health

Dr Prathap Chandra Reddy, Founder and Chairman, Apollo Hospitals Group was in Muscat recently for an event. He speaks to Mayank Singh about his vision, preventive healthcare and the group’s future plans.

Fighting diabetes

Over 8000 supporters joined Landmark Group’s fourth ‘Beat Diabetes’ walkathon in Oman.

Holistic approach

India-based Dr Mohan’s Diabetes Specialties Centre is all set to launch its first international branch in Oman.

The Art of Healing

Villy Doctor, a renowned Indian spiritual healer and social worker, talks to OER about spiritual healing, the role of meditation in stress relief and how it rejuvenates body, mind and spirit .

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Changing dynamics

Oman’s healthcare landscape is riding the crest of a qualitative change driven by a plethora of initiatives both in the public and private sectors.

A holistic approach to wellness

Dr A Sreekumar, Senior ENT Surgeon & Specialist in Nutritional Medicine and Chairman & Managing Director, Wellness Solutions was in Oman recently to explore options of bringing his concept of wellness solutions to the Sultanate.

Painting smile on their faces

In an effort aimed at extending a helping hand to the children afflicted with cancer, Jotun Paints has supported National Association for Cancer Awareness (NACA)’s Dar al Hanan Centre.

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United for a cause

The third edition of Beat Diabetes Walkathon marked the culmination of a year-long diabetes awareness drives and activities led by the Landmark Group.

Keeping the menace at bay

The annual ‘Beat Diabetes’ campaign by Landmark Group seeks to generate wider awareness in the society about the growing diabetes epidemic across the Sultanate.