There are miracles and one happened recently when a 42-year-old expatriate was given a new lease in life after his heartbeat went “in-and-out” for a total of 75 minutes.
The UAE now has seven globally recognised baby-friendly health facilities from among 15,000 in 134 countries as a private hospital in Sharjah, operational since over 50 years back, have passed the parameters set forth in the Baby Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) of the United Nations Children’s Fund (Unicef) and the World Health Organisation (WHO).
Heart patients, specifically the coronary artery disease (CAD) sufferers, continually become younger, according to a one-year record of cardiac emergency procedures conducted at a catherization laboratory (Cath Lab) in one of the private hospitals in Dubai.
Fiona Kolbinger won the mixed annual 4,000km (2,485 miles) cycling Transcontinental Race on Monday, becoming the first woman to do so.
Since January, almost 30,000 people have been hospitalised with the disease nationwide, and in the past week some 2,000 patients a day have been admitted to hospitals.
Eating more plant-based foods and fewer animal-based foods may be linked to better heart health and a lower risk of dying from cardiovascular diseases, a new study suggests.
There’s a strange piece in your newspaper today about how just one slow walk a day could reduce the risk of early death. Now this article would have been normal perhaps five or 10 years ago. Back then climate change wasn’t knocking at our doors neither was the Amazon under dire threat. Five years ago,
Dieticians claim that, in order to stay healthy we must have at least five portions of fruit and vegetables a day. This is aside from the fact that very few people actually eat five times a day anyway. Rather than sitting down to a full breakfast and two proper meals (lunch and dinner) nutritionists have always said that rather our eating habits should
One of the most prevalent chronic diseases across the UAE, diabetes needs to be addressed in a comprehensive manner under medical supervision, requiring consistent management to avoid subsequent complications, warns a doctor at RAK Hospital. The advice came in the light of a recent case of an Emirati patient who was able to conquer the condition under controlled dietary habits, exercise regime and appropriate treatment that has vastly improved his quality of life.