Iran Healthcare and Medical News

Medical news and articles from across Iran, exploring various health challenges and developments faced nationally and globally.

Barberry; A Healing Plant Since 2,500 Years Ago

Barberry, also known as berberis, is a plant with lots of medical features used in many Iranian dishes, desserts and drinks. Medicines made of barberry have been used for 2,500 years for treating various diseases.

Iran Produces Eye Drops to Repair Corneal Lesions

Iranian researchers at Royan Institute have conducted an investigation to determine the proper and non-toxic density of eye drops made from amniotic membrane to repair corneal lesions.

Iran Increases IQ of 70 Million Children Using Iodized Salt

The Iranian government has managed to increase the Intelligence Quotient (IQ) of an estimated 70 million children since about 30 years ago by adding iodine to the salt they consumed, a senior academic says.

Iranian Couple Develops Technology for Rehab, Treatment of Joints

An Iranian researcher couple has circumvented sanctions and developed technologies which are very effective in medical treatment and rehabilitation.

Iran, World’s 4th Manufacturer of Medical Linear Accelerators

An Iranian knowledge-based company has developed a linear medical accelerator to expedite the treatment of cancer patients in Iran.

Migraine Treatment Now Possible with ‘Migraine Cut’ Spray

A group of researchers at a knowledge-based company have managed to produce a spray called “Migraine Cut” which can treat migraine headaches.

Iranian Charity Helping Hearing-Impaired Children

Iranian physicians have launched an audiometry charity foundation named “Forgiveness” that works as an NGO and helps hearing impaired children regain their hearing ability and raise awareness among their families.

Iranian Scientists Find New Method to Treat Malignant Tumors

A new method for treating malignant tumors has been developed by neurologists and spine surgeons of Iran’s Shahid Beheshti University of Medical Sciences.

Iranian Vets Perform First Feather Transplant

A group of Iranian veterinaries have successfully performed feather transplant on two pet birds in a clinic in Alborz province.

A Hair Transplant Could Mean Great Things for Your Career

A hair transplant can be just as beneficial to your professional life as it can be to your personal life. This is certainly something to consider if you’re currently climbing up the career ladder and need a helping hand in getting to the top.

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