In cooperation with Niron Health Insurance Company
Dubai, UAE, October 22, 2017: Emirates Post Group organize, in cooperation with Niron Health Insurance Company, the health insurer for EPG employees, the Health Day event at Dubai Karama Central Post Office, with the participation of number of medical service providers within Niron group. Niron doctors participating in this voluntary campaign that included raising health awareness and dangers of chronic diseases and the examination of diabetes, blood pressure and cholesterol in addition to the inspection of bones density, eye and fitness test.
Since its start, the campaign has been very popular and welcomed by the EPG staff, expressing their thanks and gratitude for this generous initiative. The doctors of the participating hospitals and medical centers were ready to ......read more
Additional NRL laboratories awarded the gold standard for quality accreditation in the laboratory industry
National Reference Laboratory becomes the largest laboratory network accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) in the Middle East region
National Reference Laboratory and College of American Pathologists to organize a laboratory inspectors training program in Abu Dhabi, for the first time in the Middle East
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 22 October 2017: National Reference Laboratory (NRL), part of Mubadala’s network of world-class healthcare providers, has become the largest laboratory network accredited by the College of American Pathologists (CAP) in the Middle East, after two additional NRL laboratories received the prestigious accreditation. NRL was created in partnership with and is managed by ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates – 19th October, 2017: His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council for Dubai Government and Dubai Sports Council launched the Dubai Fitness Challenge as a step towards making Dubai the most active city in the world, and some of the biggest names in the UAE have stepped up to get involved in what is a world first – getting an entire city moving over the course of 30 days. These major organisations across the public and private sector have signed up as official partners and sponsors for the inaugural Dubai Fitness Challenge. Already fully committed to healthy and active lifestyles for their people, teams and customers, their support reinforces a firm belief and unwavering enthusiasm towards creating an active and ......read more
Health insurance coverage starts as low as AED 550 to companies and individuals in Ras Al Khaimah
Ras Al Khaimah – UAE 19 October 2017: Ras Al Khaimah’s Department of Economic Development (DED) has launched an online health portal for the Emirate called Sehteq. Sehteq offers optional and affordable health insurance coverage for companies licensed by DED. Sehteq is a state-of-the-art health care platform that combines ‘Insurtech’ and ‘Healthtech’, the latest technologies in the insurance and health industries.
“The Sehteq commitment demonstrates how the DED continues to work towards the vision of His Highness, Sheikh Saud bin Saqr Al Qasimi to grow and support SMEs,” said Dr. Abdulrahman Al Naqbi, Director General, Department of Economic Development in Ras Al Khaimah.
Dr. Al ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 19 2017: October is dedicated to Breast Cancer Awareness throughout the world. Prominent direct selling company QNET, through its wide range of wellness products and services, encourages a healthy and happy lifestyle for women everywhere.
“We at QNET believe in a fully balanced life — mentally and physically. Through the Absolute Living Campaign, we hope families, women and children everywhere can achieve wholesome happiness from within. QNET is very involved in women’s health and wellness. With supplements like Sun&Moon, EDG3, and Kenta, we encourage more people to take up a holistic lifestyle,” said QNET Personal Care and Wellness Expert Sunny Shaper.
Often, hectic lifestyles and stress takes a toll on women’s health, which is further ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 19, 2017: Hosted at the Dubai World Trade Centre last night (Wednesday), the Vision-X Vision Plus awards celebrated the latest in design for spectacles, sunglasses, contact lens, and ophthalmology equipment within the Middle Eastern market.
The 80-exhibitor strong three day trade event will run until 19 October (Thursday) and is set to return next year from 13-15 November at the Dubai World Trade Centre.
Vision-X VP Award Winners
Best New Spectacle Frame (Luxury)
Pure Art/ G014
New Spectacle Frame (Designer)
VDH080 col.303 / ICON
Best New Spectacle Frame (Niche)
Best New Spectacle Frame (Popular)
VPL485 Col. 824 / Orbit : ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 18, 2017: The Dubai Health Authority will continue its efforts to seek international accreditations and enhance quality management for its health facilities, said a top health official.
Dr. Ahmed Ibrahim Bin Kalban, CEO of Hospital Services Sector at the DHA, said: “The DHA understands the value and importance of medical quality management and international healthcare accreditations in order to achieve and maintain excellence in healthcare. A majority of our facilities have been accredited and reaccredited subsequently. From now until end of 2018, we are working on seeking certain accreditations / certifications for our health facilities.”
Bin Kalban said that the sector is currently pursuing JCI (Joint Commission International) accreditation for ambulatory care ......read more
Contact lens designers in full force to tap into Middle East Market
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 17, 2017: His Excellency Humaid Mohammed Obaid Al Qatami, Director General of the Dubai Health Authority today officially opened the Middle East’s largest optical trade show, Vision-X 2017, welcoming recognised industry brand names from around the region and the world.
Following an official opening, HE Humaid Mohammed Al Qatami toured the exhibition halls and met numerous the exhibitors who have gathered in Dubai for the three-day exhibition, running until Thursday 19 October at Dubai world Trade Centre.
“Eye care and vision is a critical field in healthcare and advances in treatment and technology is vital to prevent disease as well as better treat it. Such conferences present an opportunity for healthcare ......read more
Cancer organisation takes promotional campaign for November 17-18 fund-raising initiative to schools, universities and public places
Sharjah, October 16, 2017: Friends of Cancer Patients (FoCP) is taking its 'UAE Relay for Life' walkathon to a series of shows at schools, universities and malls around the UAE. The non-profit organisation, which is dedicated to fighting cancer and supporting patients, is hosting its 24-hour exercise event on November 17-18 at American University of Sharjah (AUS) and has embarked on a roadshow awareness initiative to encourage people to take part.
“FoCP has ramped up its preparations for next month’s UAE Relay for Life, which is being held at AUS, through a programme of visiting academic institutions and public places in the UAE. Our aim is to encourage participation in ......read more
Freeze the Clock
Sunday, 15 October 2017; Dubai, UAE: Women of all ages can book themselves up for an Eggciting Egg Freezing Event by Bourn Hall Fertility Center Dubai on Oct 24th. You can have fun while learning all about freezing your biological clock, preserving fertility and celebrating the women who can have it all.
Ladies can join the fun-filled event for a night of complimentary cocktails and canapés, discover all about the egg freezing process, listen to personal stories of women who choose to freeze their eggs while securing an opportunity to get guidance from medical experts and ask the questions.
Everyone attending the event will take home goodie bags and exclusive gifts.
So empower yourself with choices, some girly fun and understand how you can put a snooze on your biological clock.
Admission ......read more
IVI Fertility Middle East helps patients diagnosed with breast cancer as well as the survivors to get pregnant again
Dubai, UAE; October 12, 2017: According to a 2011 report released by the Department of Health - Abu Dhabi, the top five cancers in females are: breast, leukemia, colorectal, thyroid and uterus.
Breast cancer is an abnormal growth of cells that normally line the ducts and the lobules. Most breast cancer begins in the ducts (ductal), some in the lobules (lobular), and the rest in other breast tissues. Lymph is a clear fluid that has tissue waste products and immune system cells. Most lymphatic vessels of the breast lead to underarm (axillary) lymph nodes. Some lead to lymph nodes above the collarbone (called supraclavicular) and others to internal mammary nodes which are next to the breastbone (or sternum). ......read more
Pilot projects in telemedicine, artificial intelligence, big data etc. planned to take place in Dubai over the next few months.
Canadian technology firms to carry out these projects in conjunction with Dubai Health Authority.
Exchange of expertise and knowledge in healthcare technology and education discussed.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 11, 2017: Senior officials from the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) recently received a delegation from Canada at the Dubai Future Accelerators office.
The delegation was led by the honourable Dr Eric Hoskins, Minister of Health and Long Term Care in Ontario, Canada. High-level officials including Emmanuel Kamarianakis, Consulate General of Canada in Dubai.
The two sides discussed ways to explore and enhance cooperation between the two countries in ......read more
11th October 2017, Dubai, UAE: This World Arthritis Day, Peadiatric Rheumatologist at Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH), Dr Muthana Al Obaidi, explains that there is a need for increased awareness about arthritis in children in the UAE. Arthritis is a condition mostly known to affect adults but also affects 1 in every 1000 children and it affects children as young as one year and sometimes even younger. Arthritis in children is referred to as Juvenile Idiopathic Arthritis (JIA).
Arthritis is an autoimmune disease causing the inflammation of the joints, which presents itself with one or all joints being painful and swollen.
Dr Muthana Al Obaidi, Paediatric Rheumatologist and Principal Investigator in a collaborative international study in JIA at GOSH, highlighted there are different types of JIA, which ......read more
Aster DM Healthcare commits to hire 100 differently-abled people
09th October, Dubai - United Arab Emirates: With the aim to help and empower differently abled people in the country, Aster Volunteers joined hands with the ‘Dubai Club for People of Determination’ (formally known as Dubai Club for Disabled) for a collaborative initiative called “Al-Amal - The Hope”. The effort was implemented as part of the giving back initiatives by Aster DM Healthcare to mark their ongoing “Aster@30” anniversary celebrations.
The event saw participation from more than 200 differently abled members and their families. Over sixty external volunteers, close to thirty internal volunteers from various divisions of Aster DM Healthcare, and multiple NGO partners’ came together to ......read more
Highly innovative Total Laboratory Automation (TLA) considerably boosts level of service offered by NRL to healthcare providers
Significant investment demonstrates NRL’s commitment to implement international best practices and set a new benchmark for quality standards and patient safety
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 8 October 2017: National Reference Laboratory (NRL), part of Mubadala’s network of world-class healthcare providers, has become the first fully-automated referral laboratory in the UAE, enabling NRL to deliver high-quality patient results in the shortest time possible. NRL was created in partnership with and is managed by Laboratory Corporation of America Holdings (LabCorp), a world leading life sciences company providing comprehensive clinical laboratory services.
The Total Laboratory Automation (TLA) solution, ......read more
Dr. Mansoor Anwar Habib discusses workplace wellness and the path to corporate happiness
Dubai, UAE, 7 October, 2017: Responding to a call by His Highness Sheikh Hamdan Bin Mohammed Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Crown Prince of Dubai and Chairman of the Executive Council for Dubai Government and Dubai Sports Council, du, recently held a special session for corporates at Meydan in Dubai to inspire corporates in the UAE to join the Dubai Fitness Challenge. The initiative is aimed to help Dubai become the most active city in the world.
The session was conducted by Dr. Mansoor Anwar Habib, Senior Director for Employee Wellness and Happiness at du, on October 5th, 2017, where he discussed workplace wellness and the path to corporate happiness. In particular, he spoke about how corporations can implement wellness programs and discussed ......read more
Dubai - UAE, 5 October 2017: Under the Patronage of H.H. Sheikh Hamdan Bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Deputy Ruler of Dubai, Minister of Finance and President of the Dubai Health Authority, and supported by Sheikh Hamdan bin Rashid al Maktoum Award for Medical Sciences, the 9th edition of the UAE Cancer Congress in conjunction with the 1st International BRCA forum kicks off today, 5th October at the Intercontinental Hotel, Dubai Festival City.
The congress was inaugurated by His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of Dubai Health Authority (DHA). He was accompanied by a number of local and international representatives, dignitaries and specialists in the pharmaceutical field who also took a tour in the exhibition area where they were introduced to the latest oncology products and technologies ......read more
Dubai, UAE, October 3, 2017: In an exciting development for Dubai's evolving healthcare landscape, October 2017 sees the launch of Snowdonia Medical Centre and Pharmacy on Al Wasl Road in Jumeirah, Dubai. In partnership with some prominent local partners, the centre was founded by esteemed healthcare professionals from the United Kingdom in 2016 and has a vision to become “the most respected healthcare provider in the region”. By offering personalised, inclusive and high touch quality healthcare, Snowdonia Medical Centre is poised to deliver the most effective treatment outcomes and highest ethical standards.
Snowdonia Medical Centre is a multi-specialty medical centre specialising in high-end medical services that use the latest advanced medical technology to ensure treatments are safe, pleasant and comfortable. ......read more
Dr. Zaid Al Aubaidi, Consultant Pediatric Orthopedic & Pediatric Spine Surgeon, lists down the top Orthopedic Issues in Children
3rd October 2017, Dubai, United Arab Emirates: Every day, children are born with various orthopedic problems that can seriously affect their lives, if they are not treated well in time. Orthopedic conditions in children occur because their bodies including their bones, muscles and joints are still developing. These problems are primarily of the bone, joint, spine and limb development in the growing child. These problems can be congenital (i.e. present at birth), developmental (occurring spontaneously during growth) or traumatic.
Most parents are concerned about normal physiological conditions that are a part of the natural development in the growing skeleton. However, medical treatment is not ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, October 2, 2017: Dubai Health Authority (DHA) experts advocated the importance of early detection in the battle against breast cancer.
Dr Moaza Hattawi , General Surgeon at Dubai Hospital and Founder of Pink Ride Hope, said: “Breast cancer is the top cancer in women worldwide and is increasing particularly in developing countries, the majority of cases of which are diagnosed in late stages. If breast cancer is detected early on, the survival rate is more than 98 per cent, however if the disease is detected in the advanced stage, survival is only 27 per cent.”
Dr Hattawi highlighted that early treatment is the best way to preserve breasts, battle the cancer and is also helpful for those women who need partial or total breast reconstruction as early diagnosis gives plastic surgeons ......read more
Dr. Amin Al Amiri: The Forum serves as a knowledge and scientific platform that reflects the international leadership of the UAE's pharmaceutical economy
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 1 October 2017: Under the patronage of His Excellency Abdul Rahman Al Owais, the Minister of Health & Prevention, the GCC PharmacoEconomic Forum was organised, chaired by H.E. Dr. Amin Hussein Al Amiri, Assistant Undersecretary for Public Health Policy and Licensing and Vice Chairman of the Drug Pricing and Registration Higher Committee. The forum was also attended by H.E. Diab Al-Rashidi, Consul General of Kuwait in Dubai, and Dr. Omar Al Sayed Omar, Assistant Undersecretary of Medicines and Food Control at the Kuwait Ministry of Health. The forum aims at advancing the understanding of the health economy in the region and discussing ......read more
** New classes launch 14th October 2017 at Bodylines Gym Rose Rayhaan by Rotana SZR **
Dubai, UAE, October 1, 2017: Muay Thai Kickboxing and martial arts based training offers an intense total-body workout. Originally a form of self-defence, Muay Thai is often called "the Art of Eight Limbs" because the fighter uses eight points of contact – the hands, feet, elbows and knees. Now gaining popularity around the world as an exciting and healthy form of exercise and weight management, which also offers self-defence techniques and the means to overcome many fears and grow confidence, Muay Thai Kickboxing can be learned by people of all ages.
Dubai based professional MMA fighter and former international karate gold medalist Rafat Shawe, launches his new Muay Thai Kickboxing classes for adults ......read more
Pre-implantation genetic diagnosis can test more than 600 genetic diseases while 46 chromosomes can be tested when Pre-implantation Genetic Screening is performed
Abu Dhabi, UAE, 30 September, 2017: Selinah, 31, longed to become a mother but feared it in equal measure. She watched her sister-in-law, Aydah battle Spinal Muscular Dystrophies (SMA) - caused by a single gene disorder and was terrified of passing the same fate onto her children. However, using pre-implantation genetic diagnosis (PGD) - a ground-breaking in-vitro fertilization (IVF) technique used at IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic, Selinah is now a mother to a 7 month old baby girl.
PGD and pre-implantation genetic screening (PGS) involves screening the embryo before implantation and is highly recommended to patients to achieve a healthy pregnancy via IVF ......read more
MyMedicNow is another significant innovation in modern healthcare in the UAE.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, September 28 2017: The Global Mobile Health (mHealth) Market is poised to grow at a CAGR of around 33.8 per cent over the next decade to reach approximately $181.52 billion by 2025 according to a report by Research2Guidance Annual mHealth – 2016. UAE’s mobile health industry is positioned for a robust growth, as suggested by the founders and developers of MyMedicNow, an innovative mobile app which supports the transformation of UAE into a smart country and is inline with the UAE National Innovation Strategy, launched by HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to transform the UAE into one of the most innovative countries in the ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 27, 2017: On 28th September & 5th October 2017, 293 of our students from Medical, Dental, Pharmacy, Nursing and RN-BSN Bridge programs (79 from Medical; 57 from Dental; 55 from Pharmacy (47 - B Pharm; 06 - MS Clinical Pharmacy; 02 - MS Pharmaceutical Chemistry) and 102 from Nursing (21 - BSN, 64 - RN-BSN, 17 - MSN), are graduating and waiting to receive their Degree Certificates from His Highness Sheikh Saud Bin Saqr Al Qasimi, Supreme Council Member and Ruler of Ras Al Khaimah, and Chancellor of the RAKMHSU.
With the support from His Highness, Ministry of Health (MOH) and Ministry of Education (MOHE), RAKMHSU has grown from strength to strength in the last 12 years. RAKMHSU has become a place of not only academic reputation but also of cultural integration. We are known for our absolutely ......read more
UAE, October 11, 2017 -The highly talented and skilled surgeons, physicians and nurses assigned to Prime Hospital’s Intensive Care Unit (ICU) play an essential and significant role in the move towards nursing back patients to recovery. The doctors and nurses have been lauded for their work in helping patients get better.
The hospital has recently cited two patient case studies that ......read more
New clinic offers record turn-around time from testing to results
Expert team to include endocrinologists and head & neck surgeon
Clinic to provide consultations, testing, surgery
Abu Dhabi-UAE: 26 September, 2017 – Imperial College London Diabetes Centre (ICLDC), part of Mubadala’s network of healthcare providers, and Abu Dhabi’s one-stop-shop for the treatment, ......read more
Bourn Hall Fertility Centre Dubai bring happiness in the lives of a young Filipino couple suffering from infertility for six years
An increasing number of young couples facing infertility
Almost 30 to 40 percent of infertility cases are unexplained, showing no obvious signs of health issues
Low vitamin D level, PCOS, among the biggest contributing factors; couples opting for IVF ......read more
UAE, September 23, 2017- Prime Healthcare Group has been awarded the prestigious ‘Superbrand’ status for the second year in a row which embodies the pinnacle of excellence in Healthcare Branding within the UAE. The recognition reflects Prime Healthcare Group as a key player in the healthcare sector as well as a leader in its field, capable of offering medical services at the forefront ......read more
Laurent A. Voivenel, Senior Vice President, Operations and Development for the Middle East, Africa and India, Swiss-Belhotel International, addressed delegates at Top Hotels Project World Tour Dubai on Digitalization in Hotels yesterday. The conference presented a unique mix of critical industry insights and power networking in an interactive and inspirational programme.
Speaking on whether ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 18, 2017: In the absence of a concrete test to diagnose Alzheimer’s disease, doctors advice family members to be alert and watch out for symptoms so that patients can seek treatment and prevent late diagnosis. Keeping in mind that early management can help the patient and his caregiver make better management and plans of care
Presently there is no one test to ......read more
Biomedical Engineering Department recognized for world-class standards in the safe use of medical equipment
UAE, Abu Dhabi, 17 September, 2017: Healthpoint, the multi-specialty hospital in Abu Dhabi and part of Mubadala’s Healthcare network, has become the first hospital in the UAE to be awarded the ‘Certificate for Best Practice in Patient Safety’, after achieving ......read more
World Arthritis Day 2017 provides an opportunity to raise awareness of the importance of early diagnosis
Dubai, UAE – 16th September 2017 – The Middle East Arthritis Foundation (MEAF) today reaffirmed its support to people living with arthritis, as World Arthritis Day is fast approaching and will be recognized globally on October 12th.
Concurrent with this year’s ......read more
The 24-year old Omani woman was brought to RAK Hospital from home country suffering from severe abdominal pain, fever and nausea
Post a complicated laparoscopic surgery at the Hospital, the patient was back on her feet within days
Post-delivery abdominal pain, if persistent, could indicate complications and should be addressed quickly, advises doctor
September 12, 2017; ......read more
September 11, 2017 – Dubai , United Arab Emirates: Aster DM Healthcare won the prestigious annual ‘Gulf Business Award 2017’ for the ‘Healthcare Company of the Year’ category. Ms. Alisha Moopen, Executive Director & CEO - Hospital & Clinics in GCC, Aster DM Healthcare, received the Award in a in a dazzling award ceremony held at Fairmont The ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 9, 2017: The 2nd Emirates International Conference in Radionuclide Therapy and Theransotics organized by the department of nuclear medicine and molecular imaging at Dubai hospital-Dubai health authority is taking place from September 8 to 10. The conference is the first activity in the Middle East region and will discuss the treatment and diagnosis of cancer ......read more
Dubai, UAE, September 6, 2017: Friends Provident International (FPI) has enhanced its International Protector Middle East plan by adding the Best Doctors® service as a free additional benefit for customers. With effect from 1 September 2017, all new International Protector plans will include this benefit.
Founded in 1989 by Harvard Medical School professors, Best Doctors is a ......read more
Discusses partnership opportunities with major innovative, medical solution and information technology companies.
Signs strategic MoU’s to foster growth and development of the health sector.
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, 30 August, 2017: A high-level DHA delegation headed by His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority ......read more
As a part of “Aster Volunteers” programme, an “Aster@30” initiative, two containers of halal meals worth about AED 1.5 million were dispatched to Africa.
Famine-affected people of Somaliland has received 150,000 packs of “Salma” foods just prior to the Eid Ul Adha celebrations days, contributed by the “Aster Volunteer”, channelized through the ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, August 29, 2017: The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced today the working hours for all DHA hospitals, DHA administration, primary health centres and medical fitness centres during the Eid Al Adha holidays.
Timing of DHA hospitals: Hospitals and health centres, will work as per shift timings and medical practitioners will be on call to ensure work ......read more
UK doctors endorse world-class standard of multi-specialty medical care by Aster Hospital Mankhool
An 81-year old female patient was suffering from sepsis due to obstruction (stones) in her bile duct and needed immediate intervention
The patient was suffering from multiple ailments simultaneously (comorbidities) and had suffered a stroke 6 months earlier, resulting in a high-risk ......read more
Complimentary spa sessions, complete health checks, free nutrition and fitness counselling to mark the day
Special session on stress management techniques.
August 26, 2017;Ras Al Khiamah, UAE: In celebration of 3rd Emirati Women’s Day, RAK Hospital is organizing an exclusive fun-filled fitness event marking the important occasion. The empowering event aims to provide the necessary ......read more
Article by Dr. Vishal Pawar, Specialist Neurologist at Aster Specialty Clinic, International City
Do you get strange sensations in your legs sometimes or the urge to kick or move your legs at night which wake you up or cause disturbance in sleep? Do you feel uncomfortable or get a crawly feeling in your legs that causes you to move your legs to relieve the sensation?
You could be ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 24, 2017: Specialists from the Dubai Health Authority discussed today the importance of healthy ageing and proactive geriatric care for the elderly to minimize health complications and to reduce their dependence on caregivers so that they can an independent life to the best extent possible.
Salwa Al Suwaidi, Director of Family Gathering Centre in Al ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 24th August 2017: It’s that time of the year when festivity is in full flair and people in the UAE gear up to celebrate Eid Al-Adha. In the period before Eid Al Adha, many Muslims travel to Saudi Arabia to perform the Hajj pilgrimage, where the final destination is the holy city of Mecca, home of the Kaaba – the most sacred site in Islam. It is also ......read more
MoU in line with the Authority’s vision to become an international centre for cardiology
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 23, 2017: The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced today that it plans to establish an International Centre of Cardiology in Dubai in collaboration with New York Presbyterian Hospital, which is one of the New York Presbyterian Hospital.
His Excellency ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 22, 2017: In line with the Year of Giving initiative that was declared by HH Sheikh Khalifa bin Zayed Al Nahyan, President of the UAE, and in line with the directives of HH Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President and Prime Minister of the UAE and Ruler of Dubai, to implement initiatives for the benefit of UAE society and work to ......read more
United Arab Emirates, Dubai, 22nd August 2017 - According to the Abu Dhabi Health Authority, Vitamin D deficiency continues to be prevalent in the UAE with over 85% of the population suffering from the condition. In the Middle East, the risk factors of developing the deficiency are mainly linked with social, religious and environmental reasons.
For instance, the Abu Dhabi Health ......read more
Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery (CTVS) and Coronary Artery Bypass Grafting (CABG) will now be a part of the offering at Zulekha Hospital
Cardiovascular Diseases (CVDs) represent 30% of deaths in the UAE, according to The World Health Organization
UAE, 22 August, 2017: With heart disease reported to be one of the biggest killers in the Middle East, Zulekha Healthcare Group ......read more
Dubai, United Arab Emirates, August 21, 2017: A high-level delegation from the Dubai Health Authority headed by His Excellency Humaid Al Qutami, Chairman of the Board and Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) began their official tour of several hospitals and global institutions in the United States of America.
The delegation will discuss partnership opportunities in the ......read more