Groundbreaking Telesurgery Hosted By Great Ormond Street Hospital For Children

Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children (GOSH) in London, one of the world’s leading pediatric hospitals, recently hosted groundbreaking telesurgery performed by Mr.Chien Wong. When the Armenian EyeCare Project, a Californian NGO that has transformed ophthalmic care in Armenia since 1992, recently contacted Mr. Wong about an urgent case of retinal detachment in a premature baby, he was faced with a dilemma. “There was a baby that had aRead more about Groundbreaking Telesurgery Hosted By Great Ormond Street Hospital For Children[...] Read More

Khuloud Al Nowais Salutes Women Focused On Peak Performance

Khuloud Al Nowais Salutes Women Focused On Peak Performance Khuloud Al Nowais, the chief sustainability officer at The Emirates Foundation applauded the efforts of women who stay focused on achieving their highest potential, often against all odds. Al Nowais was speaking in her role as Summit Ambassador after the recent 2nd Woman’s Peak Performance (WPP) in Abu Dhabi, supported by the Abu Dhabi Convention Bureau, as well as The Emirates Foundation. An audience of more than 140 womenRead more about Khuloud Al Nowais Salutes Women Focused On Peak Performance[...] Read More

Dubai Health Authority Held Resuscitation Conference

Dubai Health Authority Held Resuscitation Conference The Department of Medical Education in Dubai Health Authority (DHA) recently organised a Resuscitation Conference under the slogan, “Every Second Matters.” Dr. Ahmad Bin Kalban, CEO of Hospital Services Sector at the Dubai Health Authority inaugurated the conference and highlighted that such events help contribute to the development of resuscitation services in the emirate. Dr. Jamila Al Shaikh, Director of Medical Education at the DHA expressed the keenness of the DHA’s MedicalRead more about Dubai Health Authority Held Resuscitation Conference[...] Read More

Movers & Shakers

Movers  & Shakers HEALTH meets architect and entrepreneur Nina Parvaresh, the Founder and brains behind Concept-Me, a multidisciplinary design studio founded in Paris in 2009. She discusses her work ethic and how her drive to break boundaries between design fields paved the way for her business. What else would you be doing if not this… “I love whatRead more about Movers & Shakers[...] Read More

Melijoe.com – A New Way of Looking at Children’s Fashion

Melijoe HEALTH chats with the Founder and CEO of Melijoe Nathalie Christen- Genty about her internationally renowned children’s e-commerce site that brings together the best of children’s fashion on  one platform. The Concept Launched in 2007, Melijoe is a Paris-based e-commerce site that presents and sells the best of children’s fashions (with international delivery). We haveRead more about Melijoe.com – A New Way of Looking at Children’s Fashion[...] 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

The Secret of Being a Great Yoga Coach

The Secret of Being a Great Yoga Coach It is in being rather than talking.You need to cultivate passion that shows and not speaks. As a teacher you need to adore Yoga. Simply showing off advanced yoga poses without an aptitude for yoga is basically following ‘Ego yoga.’ To be a great yoga coach, one needs ardor and aptitude. The love of yogaRead more about The Secret of Being a Great Yoga Coach[...] Read More

EATING MINDFULLY IN RAMADAN

EATING MINDFULLY IN RAMADAN Instead of the usual samosas, pakoras and sweet beverages for Iftar, why not instead try a healthy and balanced diet to make the most of the month of Ramadan? HEALTH asks Fahmida Jafri, Department Head of Clinical Nutrition & Dietetics in Ajman how we can make the change for optimal health and wellbeing. The Focus The month ofRead more about EATING MINDFULLY IN RAMADAN[...] Read More

YOUR GUIDE TO STAYING FIT IN RAMADAN

YOUR GUIDE TO STAYING FIT IN RAMADAN Even the most die-hard fitness fans tend to slow down somewhat during Ramadan. Yet HEALTH speaks to Subodh Balakrishnan, Fitness Manager at Body & Soul Health Club in Ajman about how we can maintain a fitness routine while fasting without compromising our health and wellbeing. According to Balakrishnan, there is no reason that fitness enthusiasts cannot continue to get stronger, leaner and gain muscle duringRead more about YOUR GUIDE TO STAYING FIT IN RAMADAN[...] Read More