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A recent WHO report noted
that one in 100 deaths is by suicide. Countries around the world need to improve
suicide prevention strategies. That includes the Eastern Mediterranean region,
and the United Arab Emirates (UAE) even if the country (with 6.4 suicides
per 100,000 people (2021) ) doesn’t do too bad, compared with some other
has impacted the lives and livelihoods of communities across Sudan, like in much of the rest of the world. However, the impact in Sudan has been aggravated by the already crumbling healthcare infrastructure and deteriorating economy, on top of the uncertain political transition the country is going through. A recent analysis suggests t...
Last year, the
United Arab Emirates (UAE), with its tiny 83,600Km2 of land and a little under
10 million residents, ranked 56th out of 195 countries on the (now
somewhat controversial) John’s Hopkins Global Health Security index. The
country was labeled as as ‘more prepared’ in the face of
disaster – in between ‘least prepared’ and...
At the time of writing this article, more
than 4 million people globally have fallen prey to the novel Corona virus, with
over 248 thousand deaths, and the end is not in sight. According to the latest WHO
situation report (as of May 11), the United
Arab Emirates (UAE) has entered the community transmission phase of the
pandemic with 18, 198 con...