Tags : health

Study says eating walnuts may lower your BMI

New York: A daily serving of walnuts may help control blood pressure, prevent weight gain, and minimise your chance of developing diabetes and heart disease, according to a new study. The finding, published in the journal Nutrition, Metabolism and Cardiovascular Diseases, showed that those in the walnut-eating group had lower blood pressure than those that did […]...Read More

MoHAP to launch Protect yourself…Protect your community campaign to spread seasonal flu awareness

Dubai: The Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) will launch the National Seasonal Flu Awareness Campaign next week. Themed “Protect yourself…Protect your community”, the annual seasonal flu campaign will kick off on September 26 in cooperation with the Abu Dhabi Centre for Public Health and Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and Department of Health- Abu Dhabi. […]...Read More

Pink Caravan rallies nationwide ahead of Breast Cancer Month

SHARJAH: The UAE-based Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP)’s Pink Caravan initiative is calling on public and private sector organisations to come together and get behind the targeted efforts and community-wide activations they are planning to roll out in observance of the international Breast Cancer Awareness Month. Breast cancer became the most common cancer globally as […]...Read More

Back to school mental health tips

DEAR MAYO CLINIC: Our daughter has attended school virtually for the past five years and enjoyed the experience. Now that she is heading into ninth grade, she wants a more traditional high school experience. However, she has become more nervous as school gets closer and complains about stomachaches. How can I ease the transition for her […]...Read More

COVID19 cases cross the 1 million mark in UAE with the region ready for future emergencies

Abu Dhabi: Sheikh Sultan bin Tahnoon Al Nahyan, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Frontline Heroes Office, said the public commitment has enabled the UAE leadership to deliver on its pandemic management strategy by following testing protocols, practising social distancing and mask-wearing, quarantining when required and committing to getting both vaccines and boosters. […]...Read More

Practise self-care with Aromatherapy

Humans are social animals; however, these social animals forget to socialize with themselves. Yes, I’m talking about self-love. Self-love is the key to a happy healthy long life. The three things that show how much you love yourself include: how much you move in a day, how many lives you’ve touched in a day and […]...Read More

A stretchy computing device feels like skin and analyses health data with brain-mimicking AI

New York: A team of US researchers have developed a flexible, stretchable computing chip that processes information by mimicking the human brain. The device, described in the journal Matter, aims to change the way health data is processed. “With this work, we’ve bridged wearable technology with artificial intelligence and machine learning to create a powerful device […]...Read More