let Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai help your children see you more clearly

نصيحة لكل أمّ بالاهتمام بصحة عيون أطفالها

This Mother’s Day, let Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai help your children see you more clearly  Vision plays a critical role in your child’s development and yet some eye conditions show no signs or symptoms. For Mother’s Day, Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai highlights the importance of having your child’s eyes examined regularly as most vision issues can be treated easily if the problem is detected early on. According to Dr. Darakhshanda Khurram, Consultant Paediatric Ophthalmologist and Strabismologist at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai, vision problems can affect physical, cognitive and social progress…

Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai focuses on Women’s Eye heath  for International Women's Day celebrations

Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 11 March 2021: Research indicates that women are at greater risk than men for most eye diseases and leading Opthalmologists at Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai urge ladies to make eye health a top priority as a key message for International Women’s Day. Dr. Luisa M. Sastre, Specialist Ophthalmologist in Medical Retina and Cataract Surgery  highlights that blindness or vision impairment can disrupt quality of life, affecting the ability to work, travel, care for one’s family and since women tend to have a higher risk of eye disease than men, regular eye checkups…

Advanced Medical Procedures Help Diagnose Gastrointestinal & Liver Diseases

United Arab Emirates, 24 February 2021: In our day to day lives, we experience sudden onset of stabbing pain in parts of our body, try to treat it with home remedies and when severity increases, we rush to the clinic. Many times diseases may be impacting our internal organs silently, without any symptoms, and we often get to know too late. Medical advances have enabled high-end procedures such as FibroScan, Endoscopic Ultrasonography and Capsule Endoscopy that help doctors diagnose and treat diseases faster and in a more efficient manner. Dr.…

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…

NAMA and Athena40 bring together exemplary women from around the world to stimulate optimism for 2021

“نماء” تطلق حملة “أثينا 40” بمشاركة قياديات عالميات

Athena40 – Voices of Tenacity campaign launched with leading female voices from 20 nations envisioning the creation of a better world in 12 engaging podcasts and 40 videos As the world continues to battle the Coronavirus (Covid-19) pandemic, exemplary women from across the world have come together to lift off the psychological fatigue many of us have accumulated through a year of unprecedented hardship, and tell us how to not just survive but thrive during the Covid-19 crisis by harnessing our inner strength, in a campaign titled ‘Athena 40 –…

-New Anti-CGRP therapy a big breakthrough in the treatment of migraines

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RAK Hospital observes remarkable results: headache days reduced by 50-60% in a month, quality of life improved drastically Migraine is the second-highest cause of disability in the UAE Delay in diagnosis the biggest challenge in the treatment Aiming to significantly reduce migraine-related headache days, neurologists at RAK Hospital are now using the new Anti-CGRP therapy, a specific treatment designed to cut down the frequency of headaches. The Anti-CGRP therapy targets CGRP – the protein known for causing migraine, reducing the frequency, severity, and duration of the headache episodes effectively. The…

Medcare Hospitals Chatbot Wins Gold at MENA Digital Awards

“المساعد الإفتراضي” لمستشفيات ميدكير

The leading premium healthcare provider in collaboration with Blue Logic Digital won the award for the best use of digital over the past year within the healthcare sector for its smart chatbot. Medcare Hospitals took home gold for the successful installation of its conversational artificial intelligence (AI) agent, the first chatbot of its kind in the healthcare industry that is able to perform end-to-end appointment management without the need for a human agent intervention. The bi-lingual communication platform won the premium healthcare provider appreciation for the ‘Best Use of Digital…

INFINITI teams up with King’s College Hospital Dubai  to raise breast cancer awareness

إنفينيتي من العربية للسيارات تتعاون مع مستشفى “كينغز كوليدج  دبي”

The public webinar witnessed the participation of over 70 viewers Dr Marlain Mubarak, Consultant Obstetrician & Gynaecologist, took lead of the webinar Dubai, UAE, 28 October 2020: Arabian Automobiles, the flagship company of the AW Rostamani Group and the exclusive dealer for INFINITI in Dubai, Sharjah and the Northern Emirates, hosted a webinar in collaboration with King’s College Hospital Dubai aiming to reduce the stigma of breast cancer through education on symptoms and early detection and self-examination. Dr Marlain Mubarak, a recognized and distinguished obstetrician and gynecologist, led the webinar,…

Dubai Customs launches month-long breast awareness campaign

Dubai Customs launches month-long breast awareness campaign

In conjunction with the breast cancer awareness month, and as part of its social commitment, Dubai Customs, represented by the Women’s Committee, launched an awareness campaign titled “You Have the Power”. The campaign introduced a number of health awareness activities over the month of October including 3 health awareness video conferencing lectures that covered a number of topics related to breast cancer and means of prevention.  One of the lectures, which were attended by 300 female employees, was presented by Aisha bin Huwaireb Al Muhairi who hosted a lady to…

Customized COVID-19 recovery diet essential to regain strength

حمية غذائية مخصصة تساعد المصابين بمرض كوفيد-19

Fatigue, dyspnea and loss of appetite in post-COVID patients hampers nutritional intake  Nutrition is a vital component in the recovery of a COVID-19 patient while diet guidelines need to be customized upon assessment of physical activity, disease-related symptoms and other co-morbidities. “Patients recovering from COVID-19 experience the clinical symptoms of fatigue, dyspnea (shortness of breath) and loss of appetite which make it difficult to eat well, leading to several nutritional deficiencies. Hence, a personalized plan for diet, nutrition and fluid intake needs to be created in consultation with an expert”,…