Medical Events
  • Breast Cancer Awareness Month  Oct 20, 2017

    You might give away most of your time to your family, but an empty cup can't provide water! Take some time to yourself to check your breasts and to do a clinical exam and mammogram, especially if y...

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  • World Mental Health Day  Oct 10, 2017

    Health is health! Whether physical or mental, we need to take good care of it. On World Mental Health Day, we'd like to remind all of you to take some time off when you need it, to walk in nature a...

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  • International Day of Older Persons  Oct 01, 2017

    They are called old people but they are, in fact, all of us. If we were lucky enough to live to old age, we wouldn't want to be left out of society... so let's not forget and leave out those who ha...

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  • World Humanitarian Day  Aug 19, 2017

    A day to celebrate some of the most selfless people on our planet: Humanitarians. The people who spend their lives helping others, who dedicate their time and energy to make this world a better pla...

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  • World Hepatitis Day  Jul 28, 2017

    Once the liver is fully damaged, there is no turning back. Hepatitis, especial B and C, is a disease that targets the liver. A global strategy to eliminate Hepatitis by 2030 has been put in place, ...

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  • International Day To End Obstetric Fistula  May 23, 2017

    Obstetric Fistula is a condition that affects many girls and women in developing countries (around 2 to 3 million) especially in sub-Saharan Africa, Asia, The Arab Region, and Latin America and the...

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  • International Day of Families  May 15, 2017

    Being the rock on which society is built, the family is the most essential unit to build well adjusted, sympathetic and ambitious human beings, and the absence of it is clear and painful in people ...

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  • International Mother Earth Day  Apr 22, 2017

    Earth is the only home we have, and as such, we must treat it with love and respect. If we destroy it, we destroy our own species. We must care for the planet if we care for humankind! Let's be awa...

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  • World Health Day  Apr 07, 2017

    This year's World Health Day theme is "Depression". When we think about health, we rarely consider mental health, which is just as important as the physical one. Depression especially has a bad rep...

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  • Autism Awareness Day  Apr 02, 2017

    Even though we're not yet sure of what causes autism, what we know are its symptoms, represented by a wide spectrum ranging between high functioning and low functioning. Autism's symptoms start sho...

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  • World TB Day  Mar 24, 2017

    TB stands for tuberculosis, and while the numbers of people affected by tuberculosis is on heavy decline, the battle is still only half won. Most people who die from TB are in the third world, wher...

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  • World Sleep Day  Mar 14, 2017

    We sleep for 1/3 of our lives. If we don't, we wouldn't be able to function for the other 2/3. Sleeping replenishes us physically and mentally, and it's essential that it's done correctly; and that...

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  • International Women's Day  Mar 08, 2017

    A woman isn't important because she's a mother, daughter, sister or wife. She's important because she's a human being. As a society, we are far away from achieving equality for women. We have come ...

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  • Valentine's Day  Feb 14, 2017

    It's the day of love, and love conquers all! We wish every one of you a great Valentine's Day, and may the good vibes of love spread all around the region, making it a better and safer place, away ...

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  • World Cancer Day  Feb 04, 2017

    In the light of Cancer being one of the most common illnesses, World Cancer Day was established every February 4th, in order to unite the global population in the fight against Cancer.

    A lo...

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  • Street Children's Day  Jan 31, 2017

    International Street Children's Day was set up as a platform to help raise the voices of homeless children and t...

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  • International Creativity Month  Jan 05, 2017

    January marks the International Creativity Month. 

    Creativity is sometimes underrated, tossed into a pile of "useless talents" but the fact of the matter is, without creativity we woul...

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  • New Year 2017  Jan 01, 2017

    Happy New Year everyone! Let's hope that 2017 is much better than the difficult 2016. With wishes of change in the region for the better, we strive with all that we have to make our Arab world and ...

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  • Christmas  Dec 25, 2016

    On this day full of joy, SGH would like to wish its patients, staff and all the Lebanese population a Merry Christmas, and may peace fall upon the country and safety engulf it.

    It’s a...

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  • International Migrants Day  Dec 18, 2016

    Throughout history, migration has been a courageous sign of people's will to live a better life, and their relentless quest for to realize their goals and dreams.

    Things were not without th...

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  • Al Mawlid Al Nabawi  Dec 12, 2016

    On this great day, we’d like to wish you all a good and a beautiful celebration, and may it bring peace upon our world and help ease the turmoil that has plagued our countries for many years....

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  • Human Rights Day  Dec 10, 2016

    December 10th was chosen to honour the United Nations General Assembly's adoption and proclamation of the Universal Declaration of Human Rights, one of the first major ach...

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  • IDPD  Dec 03, 2016

    IDPD or International Day Of Persons With Disabilities, has been establishes since 1992 by the United Nations, to increase awareness for people with disabilities, and to help society treat them wit...

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  • World AIDS Day  Dec 01, 2016

    World AIDS Day is established on December 1st to help people understand and fight AIDS. AIDS stands for: Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome - it's acquired because it's a consequenc...

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  • Prostate Cancer Awareness Event  Nov 29, 2016

    Men: Prostate cancer is no joke. Your health matters to us, and should matter a lot to you too. 

    November is prostate cancer awareness month, this is why on the 29th, an awa...

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  • Lebanese Independence Day  Nov 22, 2016

    On November 22nd 1943, the French mandate over Lebanon ended, after arduous times and courageous fights on the part of the Lebanese officials and people. The memory is immortalized on one of the co...

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  • World Prematurity Day  Nov 17, 2016

    Mothers and fathers leaving the hospital without their newborn is a very difficult experience. A lot of babies are born prematurely, and they usually have to stay at the hospital until they gain fu...

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  • World Diabetes Day  Nov 14, 2016

    The rise of Diabetes around the world is alarming. In the hopes of combating this disease, World Diabetes day establishes itself as the day of awareness for prevention and treatment by choosing one...

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  • World Vegan Day  Nov 01, 2016

    The vegan diet is one of the most controversial diets out there. Plenty of misconceptions and a great deal of misinformation surround it. From the people who consider it a fad, to those who are ter...

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  • Breast Cancer Awareness Event  Oct 27, 2016

    In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, an event was held at SGH’s lobby. Information, conversation, and free mammograms for all women over 40 were available.


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  • Prevention and Treatment of Hypertension, Cholesterol, and Triglyceride  Oct 07, 2016

    In collaboration with BPI, and in the presence of Dr. Ghaddir Allaw, we organized here at SGH an Event for the Prevention and Treatment of Hypertension, Cholesterol, and Triglyceride. We had free b...

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  • Eid al Adha Celebration  Sep 09, 2016

    On the blessed Eid Al Adha, the SGH staff, patients and their families celebrated together. Sweets were distributed, morals checked, and smiles insured. We wish our patients fast recovery and hope ...

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