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Fashion Committed to a Higher Cause

Fashion Committed to a Higher Cause These days sophisticated and fashion savvy Muslim women are demanding fashion that not only looks amazing but is modest. Leading this style platform is Alia Khan, Founder and Chairwoman of Islamic Fashion and Design Council (IFDC) who tells HEALTH about this burgeoning sector. What is IFDC  Islamic fashion is evolving and with it are designersRead more about Fashion Committed to a Higher Cause[...] Read More

Toxic Habits of Workaholics

Toxic Habits of Workaholics You boast about your long workdays, lack of sleep and literally no rest. But are your extreme workaholic habits going too far? Health examines the most toxic habits of workaholics… The Toxic Habits Lack of Down Time In order for us to recharge mentally, emotionally and physically, clinical psychologist Dr. Saliha Afridi points out thatRead more about Toxic Habits of Workaholics[...] Read More

Talking Makeup…The Latest Summer Trends

Talking Makeup…The Latest Summer Trends Summer’s scorching heat means melting makeup, oily skin and raccoon eyes. However Hiba Jad, URBAN DECAY’s GCC Regional Trainer and Makeup Artist shows HEALTH that summer proofing your makeup is easier than we think and has lots of tips to share to keep you looking perfect all summer long since one of URBAN DECAY’s coreRead more about Talking Makeup…The Latest Summer Trends[...] Read More

Red Flags Your Marriage May Be Trouble

Red Flags Your Marriage May Be Trouble Quite often a marriage will die a silent death without anyone ever knowing the reasons. HEALTH unravels some of the red flags that should alert you that something is going wrong in your marriage and what you can do to rectify it. Not Easy According to Briar Jacques, a counselling psychologist in Dubai, we haveRead more about Red Flags Your Marriage May Be Trouble[...] Read More

Securing Your Child’s Future Health:Cord Blood Stem Cell Banking

Securing Your Child’s Future Health:Cord Blood Stem Cell Banking Safeguarding Our Children Most parents work towards securing their child’s future in terms of finances, education and housing. But what about their health? With the latest advances in technology and science, we now have the option to secure a child’s future health by collecting blood from the umbilical cord at birth and storing the umbilicalRead more about Securing Your Child’s Future Health:Cord Blood Stem Cell Banking[...] Read More

Ready For Take Off…. Taking Care of Your Skin on the Flight

Ready For Take Off…. Taking Care of Your Skin on the Flight Travelling can be exciting but unfortunately being on a plane for a long amount of time can wreak havoc on our skin. HEALTH learns how to care for our skin, even at higher altitudes. What Happens To Our Skin When We Fly Knowing the duration of the flight, says plastic surgeon Dr. Leandro Junqueira, isRead more about Ready For Take Off…. Taking Care of Your Skin on the Flight[...] Read More

Voyoga For Optimal Wellness

Voyoga For Optimal Wellness The latest fitness trend to hit our region, HEALTH finds out what makes voyoga a cut above the rest. What is voyoga? Voyoga is a purposely designed yoga studio featuring a hot studio and a regular yoga studio. It is the first yoga centre in the Middle East to have won an award for its branding.Read more about Voyoga For Optimal Wellness[...] Read More

An Introduction to The College of Allied Health Sciences

An Introduction to The College of Allied Health Sciences HEALTH met with Dr. Praveen Kumar Kandakurti, Associate Dean and Assistant Professor of Physiotherapy and Sports and Musculoskeletal Physical Therapist at Gulf Medical University (GMC) Hospital in Ajman to learn more about the College of Allied Health Sciences. All About Physical Therapy Q. What are the practical applications for physical therapy? Dr. Kandakurti: Physiotherapists/Physical therapistsRead more about An Introduction to The College of Allied Health Sciences[...] Read More

Taking Medical Tourism to a Higher Level… Thumbay Hospitals in UAE

Taking Medical Tourism to a Higher Level… Thumbay Hospitals in UAE Fostering the Region Nobody plans illness. But when we fall ill, all of us want the best quality medical care as possible. In light of this, Dubai is evolving and now being internationally recognized as a major potential hub of  high quality medical tourism in the region. According to Dubai Health Authority estimates, the numberRead more about Taking Medical Tourism to a Higher Level… Thumbay Hospitals in UAE[...] Read More

Scarlet Fever

Scarlet Fever While we rarely hear much about scarlet fever, the fact is that an increasing number of children are contracting this disease. Therefore it is imperative to be aware of the symptoms. Pediatric Specialist Dr. Hossam Eldin Maged Abdelrahman tells HEALTH how to identify this and how it’s treated. Defined Not many of us are fullyRead more about Scarlet Fever[...] Read More