health

  • Al Baraha Hospital performs Middle East’s first successful implant of smallest hearing device

    The medical team from Al Baraha Hospital headed by Dr Ahmed Al Amadi, Consultant and Head of the Ear, Nose and Throat Department, has successfully implanted the smallest hearing device by SOPHONO in a patient, the first such case in the Middle East.  The modern device has been implanted in the bone to deliver sound directly to the inner ear without the need to pass through the outer and middle ear.  The hearing aid is designed for patients with congenital abnormalities in the outer or middle ear. It is used for individuals suffering from repeated or severe ear infections brought on by wearing the traditional hearing devices.

  • Al Borg Medical Laboratories Celebrates 15 Years of Business in the UAE

    Al Borg Laboratories, the largest chain of laboratories in MENA celebrated their 15th anniversary for serving the UAE market. The celebration took place in the presence of esteemed health care providers from government and private sector.

  • AL BORG SOLIDIFIES its PRESENCE in the MENA REGION

    Al Borg laboratories, the largest chain of private standalone medical laboratories in the Middle East & North Africa, have solidified their presence in the region with over 40 branches conducting 6 million tests annually. With its 16 years of healthcare experience, and a network of establishments across Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, UAE, Qatar, Bahrain, Kuwait, Oman and Ethiopia, the group has entered into an alliance with Quest Diagnostics.

  • Al Bustan Centre & Residence organises Corporate Wellness Program

    Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently hosted a Corporate Wellness Program as part of the hotel’s Responsible Awareness Program.

  • Al Bustan Centre & Residence organises Health Awareness Program for employees

    Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently organized a health awareness program focusing on prevention of heart attacks as part of the property’s Responsibility Awareness Program.

  • Al Bustan Centre & Residence organizes Health Talk Awareness for its employees

    Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently organized a Health Awareness Campaign for its employees as part of its initiative on corporate social responsible programs.

  • Al Bustan Centre & Residence partners with NMC Hospital

    Al Bustan Centre & Residence, partners with NMC Hospital to implement ‘Responsible Awareness Programme’ to raise health and safety concerns among its employees and management.

  • Al Bustan Centre & Residence supports Drug Awareness Campaign

    Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, partners with Dubai Police in conducting a drug awareness campaign which was held for seven days inside the hotel’s premises.

  • Al Bustan Centre and Residence holds training on workplace safety

    Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently organized a Health and Safety training aimed at increasing awareness on the importance of health and safety at the workplace.

  • Al Bustan Centre and Residence organizes Eye Screening Initiative for employees

    Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel-apartment among tourists and businessmen in the heart of Dubai, recently organized an Eye Screening Initiative for the hotel employees as part of its Responsible Awareness Program (RAP).

  • AL GHURAIR CENTRE HOSTS ‘THINK PINK ART EXHIBITION’ IN HONOUR OF BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH

    Al Ghurair Centre, the GCC’s first shopping centre commemorates breast cancer awareness month with ‘Think Pink Art Exhibition’ in collaboration with W2W events. The painting exhibition is running throughout the month of October aiming to raise awareness about the impact of breast cancer on women and also on their family, community, and society.

  • Al Ghurair Centre organises complimentary health check-ups on World Health Day

    To mark this World Health Day, Al Ghurair Centre, the region’s first shopping destination, is hosting a day-long free check-up sessions and consultations with health and wellness experts. There will be medical counters offering the visitors an exclusive opportunity to interact with experts on 7 April 2019 from 10:00 am till 10:00 pm at the eastern atrium of the shopping centre.

  • al khaliji organizes a nutrition awareness event for the Bank’s staff

    Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, in the framework of its multifaceted Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) program, and in collaboration with Lite n’ Appetite Health and Diet Food Center (Lite n’ Appetite), recently organized a special nutrition awareness event titled “Together for a healthier you” for the Bank’s staff.

  • al khaliji, Shafallah Center and Qatar Autism Families Association organized an awareness session about Autism

    Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) P.Q.S.C., Qatar’s next generation bank, in line with its commitment to the high morale of the community and spreading knowledge about important issues that affect the wellbeing of its members, recently organized a special event for its staff to raise awareness about Autism in society, in collaboration with Shafallah Center and Qatar Autism Families Association.

  • Al Mawakeb Schools go head-to-head with neck stress

    As part of its continued efforts to improve the health and overall well-being of its students, Al Mawakeb Schools, managed by academic solutions provider Academia Management Solutions International (AMSI), recently conducted an awareness campaign to tackle neck muscle stress caused by excessive use of gadgets.

  • Al Muhaisnah Health Center hosts health awareness campaign for men

    The Training and Development Committee of the Dubai Healthcare City’s (DHA) Al Muhaisnah Health Center, in cooperation with Bayer, recently organized a health awareness campaign on the sidelines of International Men’s Day on October 7, 2015. The drive was aimed at informing people, especially men, about various health issues and diseases such as prostate cancer, inflammation, infertility, impotence, climacteric syndrome, and urinary tract stones.

  • Al Naboodah Group Enterprises invests in worker welfare with Occupational Health & Safety Week

    Al Naboodah Group Enterprises (ANGE), one of UAE's oldest and most respected family conglomerates with a diverse portfolio of businesses, wrapped up comprehensive Occupational Health & Safety activities last week.

  • Al Owais participates in 62nd session of WHO Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean in Kuwait

    H.E. Abdul Rahman Bin Mohammed Al Owais, Minister of Health, has participated in the recently concluded 62nd session of the World Health Organization (WHO) Regional Committee for the Eastern Mediterranean (EMRO) held in Kuwait from October 5 to 8, 2015 under the patronage of H.H. Sheikh Jaber Mubarak Al Hamad Al Sabah, Kuwait’s Prime Minister.

  • Al Qasba Supports Breast Cancer Awareness Month

    As part of its social responsibility to support humanitarian issues, Al Qasba is set to take part in the Breast Cancer Awareness Month organised in October, with aims to educate community members about breast cancer and how to take preventive measures.

  • Al Qassimi Hospital organizes the First Gulf Retina Conference In collaboration with Bayer

    Retina doctors in the Gulf Cooperation Council and the Department of Ophthalmology at Al Qassimi Hospital and under the patronage of the Ministry of Health and Prevention in the United Arab Emirates and in collaboration with Bayer, successfully concluded the first Gulf Retina Conference under the name iSee GRC (iSee Gulf Retina Conference) for doctors and retina specialists in Arab Gulf countries in Dubai to address the need for a more collaborative approach in advancing retinal care in the region. This initiative is the first of its kind for retina specialists in the Middle East. Dr. Mohammed Al Omari, Chairman of the Conference and the Organizing Committee, Jamal Al-Kandari, Vice-President, and Dr. Ahmed Al Khashab, Chairman of the Scientific Committee, headed the conference.