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Hedieh Lahiji

Hedieh Lahiji
Hedieh Lahiji is an Iranian journalist who mainly reports the latest developments in science and technology. Her work in the IFP is mainly focused on the coverage of Iranian knowledge-based companies and their scientific achievements.

Tabriz, Ardabil: Beautiful Winter Destinations for Tourists

When the winter season began last week, large parts of northwestern Iran were already covered with heavy snow.

Iran Acquires Knowledge of Sending Space Cargo to Orbit

President of Iran's Space Research Centre Hossein Samimi says the Islamic Republic has established a new system to send space cargos to the orbit.

Why Is It So Crucial to Protect Our Tendons?

A tendon or sinew is a tough and dense band at the end of muscle tissue, made of fibrous connective tissues that connect muscles to a bone and is capable of withstanding tension. So, we owe our body’s movement to the tendons.

Blood Donation Cuts Odds of Contracting Diseases

Donating blood is not only beneficial for the receiver, but can contribute to the donor’s health, too, as studies show a regular blood donor is less prone to contracting lung, colon, stomach, liver and larynx cancers.

Cord Blood Banking May Save You from Future Diseases

Umbilical cord blood contains hematopoietic stem cells which can highly contribute to the revival process of blood and immune systems of body, and can help save the person from future diseases if stored in special blood banks.

Dental Implant Vital Surgery for Oral Health

Implant, an artificial tooth made of biotechnological materials in natural tooth size, is vital for those who want to maintain their oral health and restore the beauty of their smile.

Implant Technology; Efficient Method for Orthopedic Surgery

Orthopedic implants are widely used nowadays in bone repair surgeries, with plans underway to develop more durable materials to make such implants.
A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on August 5

A Look at Iranian Newspaper Front Pages on December 23

IFP has taken a look at the front pages of Iranian newspapers on Sunday, December 23, 2018, and picked headlines from 14 of them. IFP has simply translated the headlines and does not vouch for their accuracy.

Heart Valve Replacement Gives New Birth to Dying Patients

The replacement of heart valves, as one of the most vital body organs and key parts of the circulatory system, is among the most critical surgeries in the world.

New Bio-Implants Getting under Patients’ Skins

Bio-implant technology is a new method for repairing and treating wounds and lesions in various parts of the body, using living tissues of biological origin that can be adapted to the human body and other organisms.