Back pain and lower body numbness, including numbness of the private parts, signal a disorder which may put one in catheter for the rest of his life and so never disregard these symptoms.
Zulekha Hospital restored the normal walk of 44-year-old Emirati Najia Hassan when she presented herself at the hospital with severe ulcers on her leg. The ulcers had not been healing for over three months and Najia was unable to straighten her leg and became wheelchair-bound for over a month.
Dubai Health Authority (DHA) is tightening its clutch on all 3,371 public and private health and medical facilities or institutions the regulatory body has approved to operate in the Emirate of Dubai to guarantee patients’ safety.
Neurosurgery and Spine surgery consultant Dr Thaer Darwish said, “Just as we must be careful in not having our head hit the floor when we fall, never ignore the times when (either by accident or not have our head suffer from shock.)”
Modern technology is evidenced to be a big relief in post-hospitalisation care. NMC Provita International Medical Centre-Long-Term/Home Care Services medical director Dr Khaled Aboeldahab cited three noteworthy cases of the pioneer for post-acute care since this was established in 2011 in the UAE and has so far a minimum of 190 beds at designated facilities in Abu Dhabi, Al Ain and Dubai, in Muscat (Oman), as well as private units at the NMC Royal Hospital in the capital, the Al Zahra Hospital in Sharjah.
“Break the fast at Iftar by eating three dates. The reason is that after many hours of fasting, the body needs a source of energy like simple sugars or carbohydrates that it can burn up fast for a quick burst of energy. This provides glucose to all cells, especially the brain and the nervous system.”
An expatriate resident who had suffered a life-threatening skin syndrome which consequently became more serious because of its complications is now on his way to recovery after immediately taken to a hospital in Sharjah for medical assistance as a result of problems due to his medication.
High alert has been declared in Kerala on Tuesday following confirmation of deadly Nipah virus presence in the blood samples of a 23-year-old engineering student from Ernakulam by the National Institute of Virology (NIV), Pune.
A leading life sciences company has launched its educational outreach campaign throughout schools in Dubai to promote awareness surrounding allergies, as one study found prevalence of allergic rhinitis in school children in some parts of the UAE to be as high as 36%.