Medical News

Citizens in the UAE are gripped to the Dubai Fitness Challenge, and there couldn’t have been a better time than November, which marks the celebration of World Diabetes Day, which is held on 14 November each year to raise awareness about the condition and its negative implications. In an effort to improve bone and joint health of the UAE citizens, medical experts from Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery (BHAS) recommend varied forms of fitness activities to create a positive impact for bones and joints.

Coinciding with Pink October – commemorated every year as the international Breast Cancer Awareness Month – the Pink Caravan Mobile Medical Clinic drove awareness forward by providing free breast and cervical cancer screenings and related tests to employees from government and private sectors in the UAE.

Avivo Group, one of the fastest growing healthcare organizations in the GCC, announced the launch of Breasthetica – a social impact campaign for breast cancer survivors in the UAE providing Post Cancer Breast Aesthetic Surgery.

In commemoration of Omani Women’s Day (Wednesday, October 17, 2018), IVI Middle East Fertility Clinic in Muscat has unveiled a special offer paying tribute to women and their important role in nation building.

Majid Al Futtaim, the leading shopping mall, communities, retail and leisure pioneer across the Middle East, Africa and Asia, tested more than 800 women at City Centre Muscat, City Centre Qurum and My City Centre Sur as part of its 10th regional health awareness campaign, Feel the Beat which aims to raise awareness on cardiovascular disease for prevention and early detection.