Center launches AED 1 Diabetes screening for residents

To commemorate World Diabetes Day, Dubai RAK Diabetes Center kicked-off a month long campaign against diabetes for Dubai residents, with an aim to create awareness on the importance of exercise to lower... Read more »

Men urged to do fertility screening

Avail free fertility screening for men for free DUBAI – Men in the UAE are being urged by a health center in Dubai to have fertility screening “since most men are unaware... Read more »

Blood donation drive captures over 200 Filipino donors

ABU DHABI — A total of 278 Filipino blood donors came to participate in the blood donation drive, dubbed as “One Moment, One Drop, One Life,” launched annually by the Alpha Phi... Read more »

Facial creams sold online may cause permanent skin damage

DUBAI – Products sold online, such as skin whitening and facial creams, could pose “grave health hazard” and permanent skin damage according to an official from the Ministry of Health and Prevention.... Read more »

Kids get rude due to digital gaming – Doc

DUBAI – A doctor is claiming that kids’ addiction with digital games is as harmful as taking drugs. “They [kids] get less sleep, become irritable, feel tired, find hard to get up... Read more »

Over 200 differently-abled people join ‘Al-Alam – The Hope’-Aster to hire 100 differently-abled people

DUBAI – In an effort to give back to the community and empower differently-abled people, a pharmacy arranged, last week,  an initiative called ‘Al Amal – The Hope.’ Aster DM Healthcare organized interactive entertainment... Read more »

Low Vit D strong factor in failed pregnancies

  DUBAI – A specialist in obstetrics and gynecology said that most people are unaware that vitamin D deficiency may result in poor reproductive forecast both in cases of natural conception and... Read more »

MOH-UAE: Brufen is safe Used as an antipyretic, anti-inflammatory and analgesic medicine

DUBAI – If you received information that Brufen contains a non-edible substance, it is not true. The UAE Ministry of Health and Prevention announced, even as it further said that the pediatric... Read more »

Using straw when drinking soda helps lessen damage to teeth – Doc

DUBAI – A dentist from a clinic in Karama, Dubai, is urging residents to use straw when drinking soda either in bottle or can to prevent direct contact and will “have minimal... Read more »