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UAE Report: The rising trends of obesity and overweight and its impact on children and adolescents in the United Arab Emirates
Rates of obesity are increasing in adults and children worldwide. Obesity is a leading preventable cause of death worldwide and it is viewed by authorities view it as one of the most serious public health problems of the 21st century.
   
Sports Medicine & Orthopaedics: Most surgical meniscus repairs unnecessary
Three out of four people could avoid knee surgery with a new form of exercise therapy, with significant cost savings for society. Injury to the menisci, the cartilaginous discs within the knee joint, can be painful when running, and can cause the knee to give way or ‘lock’.
   
Patient Care: A remedy for the region By Emile
In healthcare settings across the world, the concept of excellence is undergoing a fundamental change, shifting to a model in which quality of care is no longer defined by clinical performance alone.
   
Imaging X-rays: Siemens Healthcare introduces first twin robotic X-ray system
Siemens Healthcare has introduced the world’s first twin robotic X-ray system. They call it the Multitom Rax (Robotic Advanced X-ray). The system enables a wide variety of examinations in a range of clinical areas to be performed using only a single X-ray system.
   

 Date of upload: 13th Sep 2016
                                  
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