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WHY ARE OUR KIDS COMPLAINING OF JOINT PAIN?

kids-complaining-of-joint-pain From the heavy book bags to the increase in sedentary lifestyles, our kids today are complaining of back and joint pain. To help, Senior Musculoskeletal Physiotherapist Hashim Zaka provides some practical tips. 1. While sitting in school, the hip, knees, and ankle joint need to be in the 90 degrees position, bottom comfortably tucked atRead more about WHY ARE OUR KIDS COMPLAINING OF JOINT PAIN?[...] Read More

A MultiDisciplinary Approach… Knee and Joint Replacement Surgeries

untitled-1 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

5 REASONS OUR KIDS SHOULD BE SWIMMING MORE

5resons Swimming is not only immensely enjoyable for kids, but is a great way to keep them active, healthy, and off their gadgets. HEALTH presents the top reasons why kids need to learn how to swim… Boosts Family Time Swimming is the ideal activity, not just for kids, but the entire family. Once you’re in theRead more about 5 REASONS OUR KIDS SHOULD BE SWIMMING MORE[...] Read More

A Juicy, Fun Way To Take Your Vitamins

A Juicy, Fun Way To Take Your Vitamins While kids want great taste, you want to give them the vitamins, minerals and fiber their growing bodies need. Serve watermelon and you can both be happy. Watermelon is a fun, nutritious way to make sure active kids don’t get dehydrated; it’s 92 percent water. A two-cup serving of watermelon is an excellent source ofRead more about A Juicy, Fun Way To Take Your Vitamins[...] Read More

Yes, Your Child is Inheriting Your Genetic Disorders

25 Genetic disorders are the most common cause of infant mortality in Arab nations. Genetic disorders induce approximately 20 percent of the infant mortality rates in developed countries. Defined According to Dr. Rupali Chopra, Lab Director, IGENOMIX, genetic disorders are caused by abnormalities in the human genes and can be hereditary, i.e. passed down from generationRead more about Yes, Your Child is Inheriting Your Genetic Disorders[...] Read More

Keeping Kids Safe in Style

24 Gone are the days when parents had to let go of their style mantra and instead, embrace baby products that were just compliant with their kids’ dressing and safety needs. With more and more manufacturers considering options galore to provide fashion statements along with safety, on-trend kids-parenting gears are now a reality. Safety with DesignRead more about Keeping Kids Safe in Style[...] Read More

Violent Images are Doing More Harm to Our Children Than you Know

23 From seemingly innocent cartoons to supposed children’s movies, the images of violence can actually have long-term effects on our children. HEALTH investigates. The Age According to Psychologist Devika Singh-Mankani, children begin to absorb images of violence from the time they are toddlers, under three years old. Also, children under the age of approximately six yearsRead more about Violent Images are Doing More Harm to Our Children Than you Know[...] Read More

Is Your Weight Getting in The Way of Having A Baby

20 Many women worry that their weight may be hindering their chances of conception. But the good news is that you don’t have to be a perfect weight to successfully conceive. The Pressure According to Life Coach Emily Cheyne, women are feeling more and more self- conscious about their weight at all stages of life. “InRead more about Is Your Weight Getting in The Way of Having A Baby[...] Read More

Exhausted After Your Delivery? It Could Be Your Thyroid

12 While most new mothers face fatigue immediately after delivering their baby, it usually subsides after time.  However, for some women it could be related to a thyroid dysfunction. HEALTH takes a closer look. Post-Partum Thyroiditis Post-partum thyroiditis (PPT) is a temporary painless inflammation of the thyroid gland that occurs the first year after delivery, explainsRead more about Exhausted After Your Delivery? It Could Be Your Thyroid[...] Read More

Why Breast Feeding is Best

06 The Facts about Breast Feeding For working women in particular, breast feeding a new born baby can be fraught with challenges. HEALTH reveals some of the key benefits about why breast feeding is best for your baby. For Comfort Breast milk is nearly perfect in its nutritional value, but can also provide feelings of love,Read more about Why Breast Feeding is Best[...] Read More