Social Media Can Tell If You Are Sick

Social media has the power to connect people, spread news faster than anything else, raise awareness about various issues and… diagnose diseases. Scientists recently...

Middle East Arthritis Foundation hosts UAE’s largest walkathon

The Middle East Arthritis Foundation (MEAF) is challenging people with its ‘Walk for Arthritis’ event on 22nd February, to get moving in an effort...

Sharjah Art Museum organises breast cancer awareness lecture

Building on ‘Because We Care,’ the initiative of Sharjah Museums Department (SMD), Sharjah Art Museum (SAM) organised an awareness lecture on breast cancer...

Tips to Stay Hydrated During Summer

Water is crucial for human life. It accounts for around 70% of body weight, depending upon age. Losing just 2% of the water in...

Dubai Breaks another World Record, but This Time is Different

Dubai is one of the few cities in the world that have been mentioned in the Guinness records book more than once. It is...

Why Yo-Yo Dieting is Bad for You

Most people don't think yo-yo dieting is a good thing. It is repeatedly gaining and losing significant amounts of weight. Now they received an affirmation...

Practical Diabetes Program for physicians and educators kicks off

The Ministry of Health has launched in cooperation with Health Authority - Abu Dhabi (HAAD) and Dubai Health Authority (DHA) a new multidisciplinary educational...

Unemployment Healthier Than a Stressful Job?

A new paper published in the International Journal of Epidemiology finds that people employed in low paying or highly stressful jobs may not actually...

Daydreaming is Good: It Means You Are Smart

A new study from the Georgia Institute of Technology suggests that daydreaming during meetings isn't necessarily a bad thing. It might be a sign...

Emaar Healthcare Group marks ‘healthy living’ by offering free nutrition counselling...

Emaar Healthcare Group, the healthcare subsidiary of Emaar Properties, in association with Methodist International, a subsidiary of The Methodist Hospital, is marking...

Obesity Officially Recognized as Disease

In the middle of global obesity epidemic, the American Medical Association voted on a new, official definition for it – now obesity is officially...

Fitbit May Turn Teens Off Exercising

Fitness tracker makers would have you believe that all that stands between you and the motivation to get up off your couch and get...