Health Magazine > 2016 > March

How to Stop Snoring – 11 Remedies that Work!

How to Stop Snoring – 11 Remedies that Work! Have you ever been frustrated at your partner for keeping you up all night with loud snoring? Better yet, have you ever woken yourself up with your own snoring and wondering how to stop snoring? Despite what you may think about yourself, everyone snores occasionally. It’s a natural occurrence due to the relaxed state your throat movesRead more about How to Stop Snoring – 11 Remedies that Work![...] Read More

Surviving Breast Cancer

Surviving Breast Cancer While speedy diagnosis and better treatment have led to a fall in breast cancer mortality rates, being breast aware is essential to enhance your chances for survival. Recently Thumbay Hospital conducted a Pink Drive which highlighted the courageous stories of real life breast cancer survivors from all walks of life. HEALTH takes a closer look at the disease.Read more about Surviving Breast Cancer[...] Read More

To Eat or Not To Eat

To Eat or Not To Eat The soy debate rages on as some experts advise against consuming soy products if you’re trying to start a family. HEALTH investigates the facts about consuming whole soy foods and learns that it doesn’t negatively affect your health. Impact on Fertility The active ingredient found in soy is what is known as phytoestrogens, explains Specialist in Preventative Medicine Dr. Maria Ridao Alonso.Read more about To Eat or Not To Eat[...] Read More

Medical Tourism Gaining Ground in the UAE

Medical Tourism Gaining Ground in the UAE With Dubai’s phenomenal growth coupled with excellence in innovation, medical tourism is gaining ground and making an impact. HEALTH meets with Dr. Benazir Ameer Ali, Director of Thumbay Medical Tourism to learn more. Q. Essentially what is medical tourism and how strong is this in UAE? Dr. Benazir: Medical Tourism refers to people travelling from one country to another forRead more about Medical Tourism Gaining Ground in the UAE[...] Read More

Welcome spring with the fashionable new abaya collection from Adore

Welcome spring with the fashionable new abaya collection from Adore Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Adore Dubai Abaya Boutique, a luxury abaya boutique located in the heart of Al Wasl Road, presents show-stopping, elegantly designed Abaya gowns this spring. Delicate threadwork, sophisticated cuts, and versatile fabrics make every piece in this collection a true masterpiece in its own right. Beachy Biscotti 3500AED This modish abaya inspiredRead more about Welcome spring with the fashionable new abaya collection from Adore[...] Read More

The Wave of the Future…. Bio-identical Hormones

The Wave of the Future…. Bio-identical Hormones HEALTH meets with Integrative Nutritionist Guillaume Safah who explains the importance of bio-identical hormone therapy (BHRT). Q. What are bio-identical hormones and what is the main difference between this and bio-synthetic hormones? Safah: Bio-identical hormones mean biologically identical, an exact replica of the hormones that we make in our bodies. Molecule to molecule, they look and act the same as our own hormones. These are plantRead more about The Wave of the Future…. Bio-identical Hormones[...] Read More

Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing

Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing Most babies are born healthy, however many parents-to-be are still worried that something could go wrong before the birth of their child. WHO IS AT A HIGHER RISK FOR HAVING A CHILD AFFECTED WITH A GENETIC DISORDER? • A woman age 37 or greater. • A couple who already has a child with a genetic disorder. • A couple withRead more about Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing[...] Read More

Step into Spring with our Favorite Beauty Treats and Products…

Step into Spring with our Favorite Beauty Treats and Products… Rock Your Hair Spray It Big Volumizing Hair Spray This is a fast drying, firm, flexible hair spray that holds all day without  laking or stiffness. Humidity resistant in the hottest of climates, this also protects your precious locks from environmental elements and styling tools. This next generation hair spray adds instant shine and manageability to any mane and gives you the volume you’ve always wanted. Dhs 90;Read more about Step into Spring with our Favorite Beauty Treats and Products…[...] Read More

Why your morning sickness may be beneficial

Why your morning sickness may be beneficial Morning sickness is a hard fact of pregnancy that most women have to stomach. Yet as HEALTH discovers, it may be doing more good than you know… Protection As unpleasant as it is, some researchers believe that the nausea and vomiting of “morning sickness” experienced by two-thirds of pregnant women is Mother Nature’s way of protecting mothers and babies from food-borne illness, and alsoRead more about Why your morning sickness may be beneficial[...] Read More

10 Effective Home Remedies For Treating Keratosis Pilaris

10 Effective Home Remedies For Treating Keratosis Pilaris Human skin is subjected to a lot of skin problems and one such embarrassing problem is keratosis pilaris. In this skin problem a lot of small bumps appear on the skin and are usually red in colour. The appearance of these small bumps leads to reduce the overall beauty of the skin and can makeRead more about 10 Effective Home Remedies For Treating Keratosis Pilaris[...] Read More