15 Best Vitamins For Women

15 Best Vitamins For Women Nowadays women are more health conscious than what they were some decades back. Women who are responsible for bearing children and for rearing them, need to look after their health not only during the child bearing years but even after that in order to prevent the onset of ailments like breast cancer. Women are oftenRead more about 15 Best Vitamins For Women[...] Read More

Best Exercises During Pregnancy

Best Exercises During Pregnancy There are many ways to stay fit and healthy while pregnant, and some of the best exercises during pregnancy include plie bends, leg lifts, planks, weight training, walking, swimming, cycling, elliptical machines, yoga, low-impact aerobics, and many more! Pregnancy and Exercising Pregnancy can be a stressful time, what with the expectation of a child onRead more about Best Exercises During Pregnancy[...] Read More

Fertility Treatments in UAE Surge Thanks to Medical Tourism

Fertility Treatments HEALTH speaks with Dr. David Robertson, Group Medical Director and IVF Consultant, Bourn Hall Fertility Clinic who reveals why so many couples are travelling to Dubai for fertility treatments. With Dubai gaining a strong foothold in many facets of medical tourism, Dr. Robertson explains that typically, 10 percent of the patients they see are overseasRead more about Fertility Treatments in UAE Surge Thanks to Medical Tourism[...] Read More

Shirley Conlon – Blogger in the Spotlight

Shirley Conlon – Blogger in the Spotlight Dubai’s best kept secret is Shirley Conlon Organics, developed by Shirley Conlon whose aim is to develop pure organic products with the very best ingredients sourced from nature. She launched her brand after trying to source holistic products in Dubai and armed with a background in beauty therapy and cosmetic science, eventually set out to make her own pure andRead more about Shirley Conlon – Blogger in the Spotlight[...] Read More

How to deal with constipation in Pregnancy?

How to deal with constipation in Pregnancy? Though pregnancy is a wonderful time in Life, one of the most common complaints many women face is Constipation. Health Finds out how women can deal with this pesky problem. Reasons According to studies, nearly three out of four pregnant women will experience constipation and other bowel issues at some point. During pregnancy, the hormone progesterone increases which triggersRead more about How to deal with constipation in Pregnancy?[...] Read More

Surviving Breast Cancer

Surviving Breast Cancer While speedy diagnosis and better treatment have led to a fall in breast cancer mortality rates, being breast aware is essential to enhance your chances for survival. Recently Thumbay Hospital conducted a Pink Drive which highlighted the courageous stories of real life breast cancer survivors from all walks of life. HEALTH takes a closer look at the disease.Read more about Surviving Breast Cancer[...] Read More

To Eat or Not To Eat

To Eat or Not To Eat The soy debate rages on as some experts advise against consuming soy products if you’re trying to start a family. HEALTH investigates the facts about consuming whole soy foods and learns that it doesn’t negatively affect your health. Impact on Fertility The active ingredient found in soy is what is known as phytoestrogens, explains Specialist in Preventative Medicine Dr. Maria Ridao Alonso.Read more about To Eat or Not To Eat[...] Read More

Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing

Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing Most babies are born healthy, however many parents-to-be are still worried that something could go wrong before the birth of their child. WHO IS AT A HIGHER RISK FOR HAVING A CHILD AFFECTED WITH A GENETIC DISORDER? • A woman age 37 or greater. • A couple who already has a child with a genetic disorder. • A couple withRead more about Prenatal Genetic Screening and Testing[...] Read More

Why your morning sickness may be beneficial

Why your morning sickness may be beneficial Morning sickness is a hard fact of pregnancy that most women have to stomach. Yet as HEALTH discovers, it may be doing more good than you know… Protection As unpleasant as it is, some researchers believe that the nausea and vomiting of “morning sickness” experienced by two-thirds of pregnant women is Mother Nature’s way of protecting mothers and babies from food-borne illness, and alsoRead more about Why your morning sickness may be beneficial[...] Read More

What are Fibroids?

What are Fibroids? We often hear of women getting fibroids in the uterus, but most people are not sure of what they are or how they happen. HEALTH investigates. DEFINED Uterine fibroid tumors are defined by Specialist Obstetrician and Gynecologist Dr. Iliana Dmitrieva as nodules composed of smooth muscle cells and fibrous connective tissue. It is important to note that most fibroids are benign and malignant fibroids are rare. She says thatRead more about What are Fibroids?[...] Read More