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Healthy Eating: High Protein Vegetables Fill More Than Meat

Meals based on legumes such as beans and peas will fill you more than pork and veal-based meals according to a recent study by...

Bonus for health professionals in medical fitness centres in Dubai

Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced today payment of one month salary bonus for health professionals in medical fitness centres in Dubai in recognition of...

Health Care During Travel – What to Pack

Taking some time off is something we all need every now and then. Vacations can do wonders not only to one’s mood, but also...

Aesthetic Medicine: New cutting edge services, facilities

Boutique clinic for aesthetic medicine catering to those in search of world-class medical experts who specialize in head-to-toe aesthetic procedure

Finding time for fitness training

How to fit exercise into your busy life When embarking on a fitness programme, it can be difficult to fit your exercise into a...

7 Habit-Driven Tactics to Crush Your Exercise Goals

While ringing in the New Year, self-reflection is almost unavoidable. Yet with work, kids, family, school, and relationships—it’s easy for the mind to focus...

Dubai Healthcare City expands its licensing framework

Licensing framework now covers 63 countries · Criteria for healthcare and CAM (complementary and alternative medicine) professionals from new country list includes examination, supervised clinical...

Harvard’s New Dubai Research Center to Address Gaps in the Delivery...

Harvard Medical School Center for Global Health Delivery-Dubai will host an inaugural academic symposium examining care delivery gaps in the treatment of major diseases...

Top Countries for Wellbeing of Older People Revealed

If you want to be happy when you hit 60, you should probably move to Norway. A new international index has found that Norway...

Sharp Rise in Ebola Cases; Worst Is Yet to Come

In Monrovia, the capital of the West African nation of Liberia, the country hit hardest by the current Ebola epidemic, hospitals aren’t admitting patients....

Arabian Public Health Forum 2011 to take place 26-27 September

The Arabian Public Health Forum will take place for its second year running. Building on the success of 2010, the Arabian Public Health Forum...

Depression in teens affects the stomach, anxiety the skin

Mental disorders and physical diseases frequently go hand in hand. For the first time, psychologists at the University of Basel and Ruhr University Bochum...

Over 400 Babies Now Covered Under Daman’s New ”Free of Charge”...

The National Health Insurance Company- Daman has announced that over 400 newborn babies are now insured ''free of charge'' under their mother's Enhanced Plan....

UAE Diabetics Keep Eating Sugar Every Day

The United Arab Emirates is one of the countries with the highest prevalence of diabetes and of obesity in the world. But a recent...

New Stomach Bug Spreads Across the Globe

A new strain of stomach bug is attacking the world and the U.S. is already under its grip. The North American country experienced over...

World Kidney Day – Kidney Disease & Children

10% of the population worldwide is impacted by some form of kidney damage. On Thursday March 10th we are celebrating the 11th edition of World...

Fasting Diets Reduce Risk of Cardiovascular Disease

Intermittent energy restriction diets, such as the 5:2 diet, clears fat from the blood quicker after eating meals than daily calorie restriction diets –...

H1N1 vaccines explained

The H1N1 virus is a pandemic but at the moment it is still less deadly than the normal seasonal flu. The fear though is...