First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE

إجراء أول جراحة من نوعها لاستبدال الركبة الجزئي الجانبي

First-of-its-kind Lateral Partial Knee Replacement Surgery successfully carried out in the UAE  75 years old Dubai resident Ms. Fatima Benazzouz, successfully underwent Partial Knee Replacement based on the most advanced technique known as the Oxford Procedure at Adam Vital Hospital in Dubai. Unlike the Total Knee Replacement procedure in which all the knee joint surfaces are removed, an Oxford Partial Knee Replacement is performed to only replace damaged tissue and bone in the knee joint with artificial implants called prosthetics, and the rest of the knee remains unharmed and preserved.…

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…

GLIDE-Carter Center Partnership Aims to Eliminate River Blindness in the Americas, Lymphatic Filariasis and Malaria on Hispaniola

GLIDE-Carter Center Partnership Aims to Eliminate River Blindness in the Americas, Lymphatic Filariasis and Malaria on Hispaniola

ATLANTA & ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates–(BUSINESS WIRE/AETOSWire)-– The Carter Center and The Global Institute for Disease Elimination (GLIDE) announced an exciting new partnership to support the Carter Center’s innovative disease elimination efforts in the Americas. GLIDE, an initiative of the Crown Prince Court of Abu Dhabi and the Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation, has pledged substantial financial and technological support for the Center’s programs to eliminate two neglected diseases: river blindness (onchocerciasis) in the Amazon rainforest along the Brazil-Venezuela border and lymphatic filariasis (commonly called LF or elephantiasis) throughout…

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.…

Fabergé Launches Cosmic Curve

Fabergé تُطلق مجموعة Cosmic Curve

Inspired by the belief that every gemstone contains energy from one of the planets in our solar system, Fabergé has launched a collection of rings named Cosmic Curve. Set with tsavorites, a rainbow of coloured sapphires and Gemfields’ Zambian emeralds and Mozambican rubies, these rings are available in 18k yellow, white and rose gold and are ideal for either stacking or wearing alone. In line with this belief, which has its origin in ancient times, it is hoped that the energy from the gemstones will help the wearer to increase…

Being overweight and a fast food diet features on top,

 in COVID-19 risk profiling study by RAK Hospital 17% people found to be at high risk and 82% at medium risk of getting infected with the virus 14thFebruary 2021, Ras Al Khaimah, UAE: A recent COVID-19 risk profiling study conducted by Arabian Wellness, RAK Hospital’s Lifestyle and Wellness Division has found that about 17% people among those studied are at high-risk and 82% at medium-risk of getting the disease due to various health conditions making them more vulnerable. The study which was conducted to assess an individuals’ risk of contracting…

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…

Business should be a force for good, founders tell aspiring changemakers

رواد أعمال: التحديات التي نواجهها فرصة ثمينة للنمو وحافز للإبداع والابتكار

 at SEF 2020 Five-day virtual Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival, held under the theme #BeTheHero, concludes on December 10 “Leadership is about resilience; it is the unbelievable drive to not let anything get in the way of achieving your objective,” said David Jones, Co-founder of One Young World and Founder of You & Mr. Jones, on the final day of the virtual Sharjah Entrepreneurship Festival (SEF) 2020, organised by Sheraa Entrepreneurship Center (Sheraa). At the session titled, ‘Mobilising the World’s Most Impactful Leaders’, Jones, alongside co-founder and CEO of One Young World Kate…

-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…