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Aster Clinics receives the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award

April 7, 2019

Aster Clinics received the Dubai Quality Appreciation Award for successful implementation of the European Foundation for Quality Management (EFQM) model which promotes business excellence supporting delivery of quality care to patients.  

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Beat The Sugar Rush

February 11, 2019

17.3 per cent of the UAE population between the ages of 20 and 79 has Type 2 diabetes.

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For this insulin dependent, motherhood is a miracle

December 23, 2018

Being an insulin dependent diabetic with history of two miscarriages, motherhood was nothing short of a miracle for Saxena who had given up hope of going through a second pregnancy.

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Chemo not needed for most early stage breast cancer

October 9, 2018

About 70 per cent of women with early-stage breast cancer and an intermediate risk of cancer recurrence can safely skip chemotherapy as part of treatment, US researchers reveal. Before the study, they would be encouraged to undergo at least some doses of chemotherapy to kill any stray cancer cells. Many patients globally will benefit from this new study and spared from the suffering and expense of the chemotherapy.

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Beating breast cancer

In fact, survival rates have been rising steadily over the past decade. “Due to the better diagnosis and staging, the treatment of breast cancer has improved and survival rates for stages 0, 1 and 2 of breast cancer have increased from 80 per cent to 97 per cent,” says Dr Keya Rahul Shivadey, Specialist in Obstetrics and Gynaecology, Aster Clinic.

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