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People Became Less Intelligent, or IQ Tests Are at Fault

A defining trend in human intelligence tests that saw people steadily obtaining higher IQ scores through the 20th century has abruptly ended, a new...

‘Yoga For Smiles’ campaign in partnership with Yogafest Dubai

Yogafest Dubai, Middle East’s longest running and largest health and wellness outdoor festival dedicated to yoga, mindfulness and eco living is back this year...

UAE Ministry of Health warns against Silicone Breast Implants

The Ministry of Health has warned against using the breast implants made of silicon and produced by Poly Prothese "PIP", a French manufacturing company.

Dancing Slows Brain Aging

As we grow older we suffer a decline in mental and physical fitness, which can be made worse by conditions like Alzheimer's disease. Older...

Delivering Insulin in a Pill

Given the choice of taking a pill or injecting oneself with a needle, most of us would opt to regulate a chronic health condition...

Glaucoma May Be Detected Eight Years Before Sight Loss

As World Glaucoma Week (6th-12th March 2016) puts the condition at the top of the health agenda, researchers have identified for the first time,...

Daman amnesty period ends July 27th

Expatriates in the emirate of Abu Dhabi have until the end of July 27th to renew their health insurance policies or subscribe...

Ebola Outbreak: WHO Declares International Emergency

The World Health Organization has declared an international public health emergency over the 2014 West Ebola outbreak, which killed nearly a thousand people in...

Combatting rising substance abuse in community

National Rehabilitation Centre and the Federal Anti-Narcotics Department Join Together to Discuss Solutions According to a 2011 UN World Drug Report, synthetic and prescription drugs...

Women’ Life Expectancy Gap Widens Between Rich and Poor

We always read about global health and how women’s health is constantly improving worldwide. However, the latest report of the World Health Organization says...

Top 10 worst male health habits

10 health mistakes most men make From workouts to healthy diets, many of us make an effort to look after ourselves. However, we could be...

Stay healthy, stay beautiful this Ramadan

The holy month of Ramadan is an eagerly awaited time as it is a month of spirituality and religious practice. It is also a...

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...

Global skin care market expected to increase by 21.4% in 2014

The global skin care market grew by 4.2% in 2009, and it is expected to increase by 21.4% in 2014 reaching $80 million.

Unqualified injectors leading risk for UAE patients seeking aesthetic treatments

Dermal fillers and injectables administered by unqualified physicians cause significant complications for patients. According to the Global Cosmetic Surgery & Services Market Analysis 2015 –...