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Opinion: A Symptom of Healthcare Failure

Opinion: A Symptom of Healthcare Failure

The late politician, poet and novelist Ghazi Al-Gosaibi, who served briefly as Saudi Arabia’s Minister of Health in 1984, mentions in one of his books about how he managed the ministry during a time when the Kingdom was not sure of how to address the issue of poor...
WHO: MERS virus isn’t an emergency—yet

WHO: MERS virus isn’t an emergency—yet

London, AP—The spread of a puzzling respiratory virus in the Middle East and beyond doesn’t yet constitute a global health emergency despite a recent spike in cases, the World Health Organization (WHO) said Wednesday. The decision was made after a meeting of the...