First ‘Sharjah Child Friendly Carnival’ to Light Up Streets of Sharjah

• Family fun for everyone to celebrate ‘Child-Friendly City’ accolade on 19 November • Procession begins at 3 pm from Al Noor Mosque on Al Buhaira Corniche Rd • Fireworks extravaganza to light up Sharjah skies after sundown On the occasion of Universal Children’s Day, the First Sharjah Child and Youth Friendly Carnival will beRead more about First ‘Sharjah Child Friendly Carnival’ to Light Up Streets of Sharjah[...] Read More

University Hospital Sharjah opens its new center “Himchan-UHS Spine and Joint”

University Hospital Sharjah announced today the opening of “Himchan-UHS Spine and Joint Center” at UHS, where, Dr Seung Jun Park, MD, Consultant Orthopedics and Dr Dae Won Cho, MD, Consultant Spine Surgeon, have joined and started operating along with their expert team at UHS premises to offer spine and joint treatment to UHS patients. GoingRead more about University Hospital Sharjah opens its new center “Himchan-UHS Spine and Joint”[...] Read More

Migraine is a leading cause of disability in the UAE, but is a hugely misunderstood condition

• Awareness campaign across the UAE launched to shed light on the burdens the neurological disease has on individuals’ lives • Migraine is the second-highest cause of disability in the United Arab Emirates • Migraine is a seriously debilitating condition, being the third-most common disease in the world • Migraines are often undiagnosed and untreatedRead more about Migraine is a leading cause of disability in the UAE, but is a hugely misunderstood condition[...] Read More

Ministry of Health and Prevention holds awareness campaign on osteoporosis

The campaign falls in line with the celebration of World Osteoporosis Day The Ministry of Health and Prevention organized an awareness campaign on osteoporosis in cooperation with Sharjah Municipality to celebrate World Osteoporosis Day. The campaign included a free examination on bone density for employees as well as the distribution of leaflets containing information onRead more about Ministry of Health and Prevention holds awareness campaign on osteoporosis[...] Read More

His Excellency Dr. Youssif Al Serkal Opens Dubai Otology 2018

“With the participation of 46 speakers, 20 companies, and more than 500 visitors and attendees.” H.E. Dr. Youssif Al Serkal, Assistant Undersecretary for Hospital Sector at the UAE’s Ministry of Health & Prevention, officially inaugurated today the 6th edition of the Dubai Otology, Neurotology and Skull Base Surgery Conference and Exhibition – Dubai Otology atRead more about His Excellency Dr. Youssif Al Serkal Opens Dubai Otology 2018[...] Read More

Dubai Health Authority to transform healthcare with innovative technology.

Dubai Health Authority (DHA) is working with private companies from across the world to implement cutting-edge technologies to provide patients with the very best standards of care. The initiative is part of the Dubai Future Foundation’s Dubai Accelerators programme. HE Humaid Al Qutami, Director General of the DHA met with the four companies that areRead more about Dubai Health Authority to transform healthcare with innovative technology.[...] Read More

More than 8,000 women in the UAE test their cardiovascular health during Majid Al Futtaim Shopping Malls ‘Feel the Beat’ initiative

More than 8,000 women in the UAE took their heart health into their own hands and got tested for cardiovascular disease during Majid Al Futtaim Shopping Malls ‘Feel the Beat’ campaign last month. Majid Al Futtaim Shopping Malls annual regional ‘Feel the Beat’ campaign, which concluded last month, helped raise awareness about the misconceptions surroundingRead more about More than 8,000 women in the UAE test their cardiovascular health during Majid Al Futtaim Shopping Malls ‘Feel the Beat’ initiative[...] Read More

400 Participants Join the Cigna Park Run for Dubai Fitness Challenge 2018

Monthly community sporting event advocates pursuing active lifestyle to promote heart health More than 400 UAE residents today convened at Al Ittihad Park on Palm Jumeirah in Dubai for the third edition of the Cigna Park Run, the monthly community outreach event aimed at promoting an active lifestyle, in addition to driving home the importanceRead more about 400 Participants Join the Cigna Park Run for Dubai Fitness Challenge 2018[...] Read More

Dubai Health Authority nominated for Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart Government Award.

Dubai Health Authority (DHA) has been nominated in two categories for the Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart Government Award. The award is part of the Hamdan Bin Mohammad Programme for Smart Government and the winning entry will receive the Hamdan Flag to keep for an entire year. The winner will be chosen among eight finalist governmentRead more about Dubai Health Authority nominated for Hamdan Bin Mohammed Smart Government Award.[...] Read More

Ahead of World Diabetes Day Patient Survey released identify severe knowledge gaps with 74% of patients don’t believe that type 2 diabetes is associated with increased cardiovascular diseases risks

• Ahead of World Diabetes Day, the Emirates Diabetes Society released findings of survey targeting type 2 diabetes patients in order to understand their perceptions, motivations and current disease management practices • 74% of patients surveyed don’t believe that type 2 diabetes is associated with increased cardiovascular risk • ‘Close to Your Heart’ campaign, aRead more about Ahead of World Diabetes Day Patient Survey released identify severe knowledge gaps with 74% of patients don’t believe that type 2 diabetes is associated with increased cardiovascular diseases risks[...] Read More