Going the Extra Mile… Is Workaholism Necessary For Success?

To be successful in a career takes much more than punching in and out. But for a workaholic, work is more than a source of income, rather it is a lifestyle. HEALTH takes a look at why workaholism can be so detrimental, both physically and mentally. More than Money Recent cases of deaths resulting fromRead more about Going the Extra Mile… Is Workaholism Necessary For Success?[...] Read More

Najla Al Midfa on Empowering Emirati Youth

Harnessing the talents and entrepreneurial spirit of Emirati youth, Najla Al Midfa, General Manager of Sheraa– Sharjah Entrepreneurship Centre–speaks to HEALTH about her organization Khayarat and how college graduates can reach their highest potential. CREATING KHAYARAT “My experience in the private sector helped me gain a better understanding of the skills required to succeed withinRead more about Najla Al Midfa on Empowering Emirati Youth[...] Read More

THE GLASS HALF FULL

Let’s face it; all of us go through hurdles in life. The difference is how each one of us deals and copes with these challenges and makes it a lesson to learn from in the future. Here’s help… Repeated Adversity More often than not, repeated adversity can ultimately trigger bouts of depression and/or stress. SomeRead more about THE GLASS HALF FULL[...] Read More

Lose it the Right Way

WITH THE FESTIVE SEASON JUST ABOUT HERE, LOTS OF RICH AND FATTENING FOOD WILL BECOME THE NORM FOR MANY OF US, RESULTING IN A FEW ADDED KILOS WITH UNWANTED BULGES. AVOID THE URGE TO CRASH DIET AND INSTEAD, USE OUR SIMPLE, YET EFFECTIVE STRATEGIES FOR HEALTHY WEIGHT LOSS. Tips to Help Shed Your Last FewRead more about Lose it the Right Way[...] Read More

BATTLING OBESITY

In the UAE alone, approximately 67 percent of males and 71 percent of females are considered overweight or obese and globally, obesity is fast becoming the world’s most dangerous epidemic with lethal consequences. But HEALTH learns that obesity can actually be avoided with lifestyle modification. Obesity is a Process Obesity doesn’t happen overnight and isRead more about BATTLING OBESITY[...] Read More

The Weather and Your Health

Current weather conditions in the UAE can impact the body on many levels and can trigger off colds, flu, sinusitis, and other allergic conditions, such as asthma. Dr. Trilok Chand, Specialist in Respiratory Medicine, has some simple recommendations to help keep you and your family protected during the summer. Ear Infections A cool, refreshing swim is a perfect antidote for aRead more about The Weather and Your Health[...] Read More

Transform Your Life With the Power of Color

Beyond the color of our Walls at home and the Clothes we wear, color Plays a significantly Strong role in our lives In many ways. To learn More, health speaks With mark wentworth, Founder of color for life And creator of the color Psychodynamic method Who reveals how we Can reach our highest Potential with the help Of color. How it Works “Each of us is made up ofRead more about Transform Your Life With the Power of Color[...] Read More

Losing Control… A Closer Look at Panic Disorder

Out of the blue, you start shaking and sweating, almost unable to breathe, maybe for no real reason. You could be suffering from panic disorder; HEALTH investigates more. Symptoms All of us have undergone some kind of severe stress at some point in our lives; but when the stress becomes too much to bear, it can actually become a panic disorder. PanicRead more about Losing Control… A Closer Look at Panic Disorder[...] Read More

Spurring Medical Innovation…. The Thumbay Institute of Precision Medicine and Translational Research

Health met with Dr. P. K. Menon, director of the Thumbay Institute of Precision Medicine and Translational Research (TIPMTR) who reveals cutting edge Diagnostic and research innovations within precision medicine that will Enable future wellness and optimal health. Overview With a focus on two main research areas – diabetes and cancer, researchers at this Institute focus on the importance of tailoring treatmentRead more about Spurring Medical Innovation…. The Thumbay Institute of Precision Medicine and Translational Research[...] Read More

Why Online Shopping Is the Way Forward

With our busy schedules, the idea of being able to purchase a designer bag online at just the click of a mouse seems very appealing. But as HEALTH learns, there are some tips for making the most of your online shopping. Precautions When purchasing designer goods online, it is paramount to undertake the following precautions: Only shop and purchase from reputable sites or the actualRead more about Why Online Shopping Is the Way Forward[...] Read More