Friday 17 August 2018

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi in bid to improve healthcare

Cleveland Clinic Abu Dhabi, part of Mubadala’s network of healthcare providers, is contributing to the national efforts to build a clearer picture of the region’s health issues to guide the development of new, innovative care options. Most advanced medical research is


10 tips for a healthy breastfeeding mom

We have all heard advice about certain foods that make breastmilk more nutritious; but not all of them are necessarily true, said an expert, outlining 10 tips for a healthy breastfeeding mom. On World Breastfeeding Week, Maria Baghdoyan, nutritionist at Nestlé Middle East,


RAK Hospital, Waldorf Astoria to host free wellness workshop

To promote the culture of wellness and help people gain a holistic outlook on health, RAK Hospital has collaborated with Waldorf Astoria Hotel in Ras Al Khaimah for a one-of-a-kind workshop. The interactive session will address various aspects of health including physical activit


Eight global firms vie for giant Muscat water project

Eight leading international water project developers have been prequalified by Oman Power and Water Procurement Company (OPWP) to build Oman's biggest greenfield water desalination project in the Ghubrah area of the capital, said a report. With a capacity of 300,000 cu m per


High prevalence of stress across region revealed

Employees in the Middle East experience a higher level of stress in comparison with the rest of the world, said Cigna Corporation, a global health service company in a new report. Although the average overall well-being index (63.3 points) is above the global average (61.5 points


UAE centre warns of poor visibility due to fog

UAE’s National Center of Meteorology (NCM) has urged motorists and other road users to take all precautions against poor visibility due to fog formation, a media report said. Visibility is expected to be less than 1,000 metres at times over some coastal and inland areas dur


Saudi German Hospital project work on track

Middle East Healthcare Company said work was progressing at a steady pace on its Saudi German Hospital project coming up in Dammam city. More than 38 per cent of the healthcare facility has been completed, said the company in a statement to Saudi bourse Tadawul. Wo


Dubai sees 47pc drop in eco violations by industrial firms

The Dubai Municipality has recorded a 47 per cent decrease in environmental violations committed by industrial establishments in the first half of the year compared to the same period last year.   Most of these violations were related to obtaining environmental


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