It is true that hugs have a lot of benefits for well-being. But while COVID-19 is a pandemic in its own right, so is loneliness. And while COVID-19 is talked about in heaps but loneliness is a disease that seldom gets the attention it deserves (“Hugging has
The preliminary results of the scientific study conducted last April by the Health Promotion Department, HPD, at the Supreme Council for Family Affairs Sharjah in cooperation with the University of Sharjah have shown that 39% of smokers decreased their smoking during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Britain's 100-year-old charity hero, Captain Tom Moore, becomes one of the country's oldest podcasters with the launch of a series to tackle isolation among older people.
“This period may be reduced to seven days in some cases such as professions in vital sectors or for those who came from low risk countries,” it added.
Colonel Pilot Obaid Mohammed Al Shemaili, Deputy Director of Abu Dhabi Police Aviation Department at the Central Operations Division, said that move comes with the keenness of the Abu Dhabi Police to cope up with the developments and to promote all capabilities to serve the community.
Social distancing is totally at odds with human behaviour and the construction of global capitalism. Our entire world is on pause, and yet there are still not enough TV series and podcasts in existence to entertain us.
Digital world is everyday bringing new solutions for residents staying at home due to the pandemic of coronavirus COVID-19 in the UAE and everywhere. With support from the local government, the residents in the UAE are much relaxed than others in rest of the world.
Some participants have also dressed themselves and family members in elaborate costumes — or shed layers — to reproduce portraits of the past with varying degrees of accuracy.
The Dubai Health Authority (DHA) announced on Monday that it established a new medical isolation facility for positive and suspected COVID-19 cases as a precautionary and proactive measure, taken by the authority to tackle the virus.
Self-isolating is not easy when there are multiple adults living under the same roof. I think I said this before but sometimes the house, or in some cases, the flat is just too small for people to have their own personal space at such a critical juncture of our lives.