Dubai Health Authority launches Mental Health Strategy for the Emirate.

dha Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has launched the Mental Health Strategy for the emirate. The strategy known as Happy Lives… Healthy Community is Dubai’s first comprehensive mental health strategy and is applicable across all public and private health entities in the emirate. According to World Health Organization (WHO), mental health is a ‘state of complete physical,Read more about Dubai Health Authority launches Mental Health Strategy for the Emirate.[...] Read More

Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group Brings Wellness Into The Guestroom

yoga Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group has partnered with leading global health and fitness platform Grokker to bring wellness into the guestroom. Mandarin Oriental’s world-class spa facilities and award-winning programmes cater to discerning wellness-oriented travellers, and this new initiative, which offers guests complimentary access to a custom selection of Grokker health and fitness videos to practice in-room,Read more about Mandarin Oriental Hotel Group Brings Wellness Into The Guestroom[...] Read More

Fatty fish and camelina oil are beneficial for your HDL and IDL cholesterol

fattyfish Eating fatty fish increases the size and lipid composition of HDL particles in people with impaired glucose metabolism, according to a new study from the University of Eastern Finland. These changes in the size and lipid composition of HDL particles make them beneficial for cardiovascular health. Published in Molecular Nutrition & Food Research, the studyRead more about Fatty fish and camelina oil are beneficial for your HDL and IDL cholesterol[...] Read More

Zulekha Hospital Sharjah introduces new technique for liver and pelvic cancer treatment

zulekha-hospital Life-threatening diseases without visible symptoms require expert diagnosis and treatments in time Experts at Zulekha Hospital Sharjah have successfully treated a 51-year-old Egyptian patient who has been suffering for the last two years from rectal cancer and recurring metastasis (which is a spread caused by a cancerous tumour) using the latest CT-guided Percutaneous Microwave AblationRead more about Zulekha Hospital Sharjah introduces new technique for liver and pelvic cancer treatment[...] Read More

Smith & Nephew’s Expert Connect Centre endorsed by Royal College of Surgeons

smith Smith & Nephew (LSE:SN, NYSE:SNN), the global medical technology business, is pleased to announce its state-of-the-art Expert Connect Centre (‘ECC’) in Watford, UK has become the first commercial surgical training facility in Europe to be accredited by the Royal College of Surgeons. Widely regarded as the gold standard for accreditation, the Royal College of SurgeonsRead more about Smith & Nephew’s Expert Connect Centre endorsed by Royal College of Surgeons[...] Read More

Deutsche Bank appoints Jamal Al Kishi as Chief Country Officer for the United Arab Emirates

Deutsche Bank appoints Jamal Al Kishi as Chief Country Officer for the United Arab Emirates In addition to his current role as CEO Middle East & Africa, Deutsche Bank today announced the appointment of Jamal Al Kishi as Chief Country Officer (CCO) for the United Arab Emirates (UAE) and General Manager of Deutsche Bank AG Dubai (DIFC) Branch subject to regulatory approval. Al Kishi takes over from Rafik Nayed whoRead more about Deutsche Bank appoints Jamal Al Kishi as Chief Country Officer for the United Arab Emirates[...] Read More

Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai Appoints New Medical Director

dr-ammar-safar Dr. Ammar Safar, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon, GCAA Approved Specialist Aeromedical Medical Examiner, brings wealth of experience to the continuously growing 21-member permanent and visiting consultant team in the UAE Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai has announced the appointment of Dr. Ammar Safar, Consultant Ophthalmologist and Vitreoretinal Surgeon, and GCAA Approved Specialist Aeromedical Medical ExaminerRead more about Moorfields Eye Hospital Dubai Appoints New Medical Director[...] Read More

CLEVELAND CLINIC-LED STUDY REVEALS DIFFERENCES IN PAIN-RELIEVING DRUGS WHEN COMBINED WITH ASPIRIN

steve-nissen Substudy analysis shows adding aspirin erases some of the safety benefit of celecoxib seen in 2016 PRECISION trial A landmark 2016 Cleveland Clinic study of widely used pain-relieving drugs showed that celecoxib (Celebrex) was associated with comparable cardiovascular safety and better gastrointestinal (GI) and kidney safety when compared with either naproxen (Naprosyn) and ibuprofen (Motrin).Read more about CLEVELAND CLINIC-LED STUDY REVEALS DIFFERENCES IN PAIN-RELIEVING DRUGS WHEN COMBINED WITH ASPIRIN[...] Read More

Merck Foundation Calls for Action to Break the Infertility Stigma in Africa at FIGO

merck Merck Foundation engages policymakers to define interventions to improve access to regulated and cost effective Fertility Care in Africa and Developing Countries Merck Foundation, the philanthropic arm of Merck KGaA, Germany, in partnership with the International Federation of Gynecology and Obstetrics (FIGO), conducted ‘Merck More Than a Mother’ panel at their Regional conference 2018, inRead more about Merck Foundation Calls for Action to Break the Infertility Stigma in Africa at FIGO[...] Read More

Sultan Al Qasimi to Witness launch of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival 2018

sultan-al-qasimi International authors, illustrators, publishers, workshops, performances, cookery, activities and competitions for young literature lovers His Highness Sheikh Dr Sultan bin Muhammad Al Qasimi, Member of the Supreme Council and Ruler of Sharjah, will witness the launch of the 10th edition of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival tomorrow (Wednesday). Held under the patronage of His Highness SheikhRead more about Sultan Al Qasimi to Witness launch of Sharjah Children’s Reading Festival 2018[...] Read More