Tag Archive: Al Razi Bone Hospital

Drug 101: Steroid Injection

Steroid is an anti-inflammatory drug used to treat a number of conditions and comes in varying forms. The resultant pain caused by inflammation, as in my case – of lumbar spinal stenosis or narrowing of the spinal canal and spondylolisthesis of the lumbar spine – is that which reason why…
Read more

When Appointments Overlap

A “walking hospital”! That’s what I refer myself to lately because of the numerous health afflictions that I suffer with. No less than 10 diseases, a condition medically termed as multiple morbidities or multimorbidities, in short. Some of which are comorbidities, diseases which came up as late effects of certain…
Read more

A Visit with Dr. Hatem

I started today meeting my regular appointment with Dr. Hatem at the Surgical OPD of Amiri Hospital, in the afternoon. While before it was morning time, commencing last November, Kuwaitis, who used to be seen in the afternoon, are now seen in the morning. This new schedule was also started…
Read more