Adaptations and innovations in cancer care through COVID-19  and beyond, FOCP’s story

“أصدقاء مرضى السرطان” تستعرض تجربتها في تعزيز الوعي

On World Cancer Day, UAE-based civil society organisation Friends Of Cancer Patients, shines a light on how they furthered cancer awareness and care through an innovative, collaborative approach in the wake of COVID-19 Marking World Cancer Day on 4th February, Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP) – a UAE-based civil society organisation, has taken the opportunity to extend its gratitude to the nurses, doctors, researchers, volunteers, advocates and other caregivers in oncology from around the country, as well as government agencies, who have worked these past 12 months through the COVID-19…

Dabur Amla joins hands with Friends Of Cancer Patients and Tips & Toes to support hair donation drive

دابر أملا تتعاون مع جمعية أصدقاء مرضى السرطان

‘Strong Hair, Stronger You’ initiative aims to encourage hair donation during international breast cancer awareness month and beyond Hair donated through the month of October will be used to make high quality hair prosthetics for breast cancer patients The initiative will then continue till December 15, 2020, to reach out to more patients suffering from hair loss due to different types of cancer  Hair loss is one of the most traumatic experience a breast cancer patient goes through. To bring a smile to the faces of those undergoing cancer treatments,…

FedEx Express Supports Local Communities

Critical COVID-19 medical supplies donated to frontline healthcare workers Middle East, India and Africa, May 31, 2020 — FedEx Express, a subsidiary of FedEx Corp (NYSE: FDX) and the world’s largest express transportation company, has committed to donate critical medical supplies, including Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) and face masks to healthcare workers and first responders working on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic in local communities across the Middle East, Indian Subcontinent and Africa (MEISA) region. The donation comes amidst continued high demand for PPE as the COVID-19 pandemic…

Fakih IVF Rolls Out Community Outreach Projects during Month of Ramadan

Offers huge discounts on IVF treatment packages Dubai, United Arab Emirates,  (AETOSWire): In their effort to give back to the community, Fakih IVF Fertility Center organized an “Iftar Meal Distribution,” distributing meals to workers across the community. Through this initiative Fakih IVF handed out approximately 1000 meals to workers in labour camps and mosques across Abu Dhabi, Dubai and Al Ain. Dr Michael Fakih, Medical Director of Fakih IVF Group said, “Ramadan is known as the month of giving and this is a small effort from our side to bring…