Indoor air quality paramount especially with spectre of new COVID-19 strain, says Hitches & Glitches

Indoor air quality paramount especially with spectre of

Leading UAE home maintenance company reiterates the need for comprehensive cleaning and disinfection of A/C units and ventilation systems  Dubai-based smart and green maintenance specialist Hitches & Glitches (H&G), part of the Farnek Group, has repeated the need to adhere to all COVID-19 precautionary measures and ensure indoor air quality in the home and office to combat the spread of COVID-19. With the announcement in December that the UAE had detected a limited number of cases of the new strain of COVID-19, Hitches & Glitches Director, Kelvin Vargheese has reiterated…

Hala Badri receives first dose of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine As part of the COVID-19 vaccination drive implemented by the Dubai Health Authority

هالة بدري تتلقى الجرعة الأولى من لقاح “فايزر-بايونتيك”

Hala Badri, Director General of Dubai Culture & Arts Authority received the first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine, as part of the Dubai Health Authority’s drive against COVID-19 through which it is providing free vaccinations to citizens and residents. Following the DHA’s announcement of the launch of the vaccine, which has recently been approved for use by the US Food and Drug Administration and is registered by the UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention, Hala Badri went to get vaccinated. She expressed her thanks to the medical staff and vaccinators…

Doctors at Abu Dhabi hospital perform the first hologram surgery  in the UAE  

“مدينة برجيل الطبية” تستخدم تقنية ثلاثية الأبعاد في إجراء عملية

The groundbreaking surgery was performed by the doctors at Burjeel Medical City in partnership with technology-giant Microsoft Doctors at an Abu Dhabi hospital has made history by successfully performing a 3D hologram surgery. The medical procedure employing the groundbreaking technology was conducted at the hospital in partnership with technology giant Microsoft. In the presence of His Excellency, Sheikh Khalid bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, the Ambassador of the Kingdom of Bahrain to the United Arab Emirates, and Dr. Klaus Boecker, Chief Medical and Operations Officer at Daman, Dr. Shamsheer Vayalil, Chairman…

Al Ain Farms Hosts First Ever Bovine Competition in the UAE ~ Al Ain Farms hosts the first cow milking contest in the UAE, in support of local dairy farms ~

Al Ain Farms Hosts First Ever Bovine Competition in the UAE

Al Ain Farms, UAE’s first and largest local dairy brand is hosting a Bovine Competition from 20th to the 26th of January 2021. The competition is open to all local dairies and dairy farmers who are invited to participate by registering online on www.bovineshow.com or by sending an email to bovineshow@alainfarms.com As one of the UAE’s leading dairy companies, Al Ain Farms spearheads the event in support of local farmers. Pioneering the first of its kind event in the region, Al Ain Farms cements its advocacy and support of local…

University Hospital of Sharjah becomes the UAE’s first to introduce modern sedation technique for ICU patients

New modality uses volatile anesthetic gases sevoflurane & isoflurane to induce sedation Move part of the hospital’s efforts to integrate advanced technologies in enhancing patient care in the region January 03 2021 – The University Hospital of Sharjah (UHS) announced the introduction of new sedation technique for the patients in intensive care unit (ICU), reflecting the hospital’s commitment to the integration of modern techniques, technologies and equipment in the delivery of healthcare. Furthermore, this makes UHS the first hospital in the UAE and one of the first in the wider…

Study Shows Walnuts May have Anti-inflammatory Effects that Reduce Risk of Heart Disease

Study Shows Walnuts May have Anti-inflammatory Effects that Reduce Risk of Heart Disease

FOLSOM, Calif., (AETOSWire)– Findings from a randomized controlled trial recently published in the Journal of the American College of Cardiology, indicate that people in their 60s and 70s who regularly consume walnuts may have reduced inflammation, a factor associated with a lower risk of heart disease, compared to those who do not eat walnuts. The research was part of the Walnuts and Healthy Aging (WAHA) study – the largest and longest trial to date exploring the benefits of daily walnut consumption. In the study, conducted by Dr. Emilio Ros from…

AZIZI DEVELOPMENTS ORGANISES BLOOD DONATION DRIVE IN COLLABORATION

عزيزي للتطوير العقاري تنظّم حملة للتبرع بالدم

WITH DHA AND LATIFA HOSPITAL The drive was organised across Azizi Development’s Dubai projects Dubai, UAE, 23 December 2020: In line with its efforts to encourage voluntary activities and to further its commitment to giving back to the community, Azizi Developments, a leading private developer in the UAE, has organised a two-day Blood Donation Drive in collaboration with Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and Latifa Hospital on the 13th and 14th of December 2020. The two-day campaign was held at Samia and Farishta, two of Azizi’s projects in Al Furjan, on…

MBRU CHANCELLOR AHMED BIN SAEED AL MAKTOUM

أحمد بن سعيد رئيس جامعة محمد بن راشد للطب والعلوم الصحية

MEETS CHAIRMAN OF THE EXECUTIVE BOARD of E. MERCK KG TO DISCUSS RESEARCH AND KNOWLEDGE-SHARING COLLABORATION  Professor Dr. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp, chairman of the Executive Board of E. Merck KG and chairman of the Merck Foundation Board of Trustees, was welcomed at the Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences and virtually met with H.H. Sheikh Ahmed bin Saeed Al Maktoum, Chancellor of MBRU Dubai, December 16, 2020: Mohammed Bin Rashid University of Medicine and Health Sciences (MBRU) hosted Professor Dr. Frank Stangenberg-Haverkamp, chairman of the executive board of…

INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles and Zulekha Hospital host an interactive webinar

إنفينيتي من العربية للسيارات ومستشفى زليخة يستضيفان ندوة افتراضية تفاعلية

  to raise awareness about diabetes and hypertension The webinar was organised to educate the employees and raise awareness among participants about diabetes and hypertension Dubai, UAE, 15 December 2020: As part of its pioneered health-focused initiatives and in light of the current pandemic that has further highlighted the need of prioritising well-being and health, INFINITI of Arabian Automobiles Company (AAC), the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group (AWR) and the exclusive dealer of INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, in collaboration with Zulekha Hospital, conducted a…

Overcoming challenges of COVID-19 pandemic

متغلبة على التحديات الناجمة عن جائحة كوفيد-19

Arab Academy for Science, Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah concludes 2020 with quality achievements AASTS has consolidated its role as maritime academic arm in UAE, enhancing its mission in empowering young Emiratis to work in the maritime sector Sharjah, UAE, 12 December 2020: The Arab Academy for Science Technology and Maritime Transport in Sharjah (AASTS) has concluded 2020 with major achievements that strengthen its strategic role in supporting the maritime economy in the UAE and the Arab region as a whole. This achieves AASTS’ mission to empower young Emiratis…