Cervical Cancer Screening

Author: Dr. Amal Hassan Hassan Ismail, Specialist – Obstetrics & Gynecology, Thumbay Hospital – Ajman January is the month for cervical cancer awareness. Cancer of the uterine cervix is the third most common gynecologic cancer. Approximately 84,000 new cases are diagnosed and about 28,000 deaths occur each year from gynecologic cancer among women in the United States. CervicalRead more about Cervical Cancer Screening[...] Read More

Jacqueline Fernandez keeps a Balance

HEALTH recently met with Bollywood celebrity Jacqueline Fernandez who revealed why balance in life is so important. How She Stays Fit “I exercise and also have a very balanced diet. I do one hour of exercise daily, usually Pilates. But in case I am not able to make it to Pilates, I usually use bandsRead more about Jacqueline Fernandez keeps a Balance[...] Read More

Revive Reading in Your Home

WITH MORE AND MORE KIDS TURNING TO THEIR GADGETS AND SMART PHONES FOR ENTERTAINMENT, THE ART OF READING IS SEEMINGLY TAKING A BACK SEAT. HEALTH SPEAKS TO DR. SALIHA AFRIDI, CLINICAL PSYCHOLOGIST IN DUBAI ABOUT REVIVING READING IN YOUR HOME. WHY READING MATTERS According to Dr. Afridi, the benefits of reading are too many toRead more about Revive Reading in Your Home[...] Read More

Ask the Experts

From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. UNEVEN EYEBROWS Question: My eyebrows are uneven as one is higher up than the other. Can Botox help me? Dr. Shadan Naji, Specialist Aesthetic Dermatologist answers: “This is a very important question and the answer is yes, itRead more about Ask the Experts[...] Read More

A MultiDisciplinary Approach… Knee and Joint Replacement Surgeries

HEALTH MET WITH THE ENTIRE TEAM AT THE RECENT LAUNCH OF THUMBAY HOSPITAL’S NEW ORTHOSPINE CENTER IN DUBAI TO UNDERSTAND MORE ABOUT HOW KNEE AND JOINT REPLACEMENT SURGERIES HAVE CHANGED DRAMATICALLY IN THE PAST 20 YEARS. A HOLISTIC APPROACH Orthopedics has changed in the past 20 years, tells Specialist Orthopedist Dr. Amit Arvindbhai Shah, explaining,Read more about A MultiDisciplinary Approach… Knee and Joint Replacement Surgeries[...] Read More

DIABETICS TAKING CARE OF THEIR FEET

For a non-diabetic, we often don’t give much thought to how we care for our feet. Yet for a diabetic, even trimming the toenails can be challenging. HEALTH speaks to Chief Podiatrist Michelle Champlin about some common foot problems in diabetics and the correct ways to deal with them. WHAT TO CHECK FOR It isRead more about DIABETICS TAKING CARE OF THEIR FEET[...] Read More

DIABETICS TAKING CARE OF THEIR FEET

For a non-diabetic, we often don’t give much thought to how we care for our feet. Yet for a diabetic, even trimming the toenails can be challenging. HEALTH speaks to Chief Podiatrist Michelle Champlin about some common foot problems in diabetics and the correct ways to deal with them WHAT TO CHECK FOR It isRead more about DIABETICS TAKING CARE OF THEIR FEET[...] Read More

Your Space

HEALTH meets with Nadia Sallustio, Founder of The Den, an interior design boutique that merges a collection of high-end design products and exclusive artistic collaborations under one roof. The Den “The DEN is a creativity-filled boutique, full of joy and spirit, where art and decoration merge to give birth to sparkling decorative ideas with anRead more about Your Space[...] Read More

Ask the Experts

From pediatric questions to general medical queries, our panel of experts is here to answer your questions…. CLOUDY EYES Question: What is cloudiness in the eyes? I have this quite often in my left eye and am worried it may be detrimental to my vision. Dr. Pankaj Lamba, Ophthalmologist responds: “I understand by cloudiness of the eyes you mean that you see something white in your eyes when lookRead more about Ask the Experts[...] Read More

Holistic Wellness at DNA Health and Wellness Center

Holistic Wellness at DNA Health and Wellness Center The DNA Health and Wellness Center is a unique getaway for individuals aspiring for an innovative medical checkup in addition to anti-aging therapies. HEALTH meets with Dr. Nasim Ashraf, CEO & Chief Medical Officer at DNA Health to learn more… Can you tell us about the DNA Clinic and what makes it unique? DNA Health and Wellness Center located at theRead more about Holistic Wellness at DNA Health and Wellness Center[...] Read More