Tags : health

SEHA’s new application to streamline visa screening appointments

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, has launched the SEHA Visa Screening App to simplify the process of booking an appointment at SEHA’s Disease Prevention and Screening Centres for residents. Currently available for individual bookings only, the application will be expanded to include businesses at a later stage. […]...Read More

Active Parks initiative to motivate people toward an active healthy

ABU DHABI: The Department of Community Development (DCD) in Abu Dhabi, in collaboration with Abu Dhabi Sports Council (ADSC) along with the municipalities of Abu Dhabi city, Al Ain city, and Al Dhafrah region, and Community Management Department – Al Dhafrah Region Affairs, will launch ‘Active Parks’, a brand-new community fitness programme designed to encourage […]...Read More

Expo 2020 Dubai’s Walk the Talk — Walking towards better

DUBAI: More than 1,500 people signed up to the first Walk the Talk event in the Middle East, held at Expo 2020 Dubai to launch a global 24-hour global walkathon in celebration of frontline healthcare workers and better health for everyone on United Nations’ International Universal Health Coverage Day. A collaboration between Expo 2020 Dubai, […]...Read More

Let’s take a look at Google’s most searched questions for

This past year, people wanted to get better. That’s what is clear from Google’s annual “Year in Search” list recently released. Each year, the tech company analyzes which search terms saw the highest spike over the course of the last year. Those questions and phrases that saw unusually high growth in searches can show the […]...Read More

Mauritius opened its beautiful shores for tourists

Mauritius’ international borders reopened in full on 1st October 2021. In the 50 days following, it welcomed over 100,000 tourists, which gave its tourism industry the kickstart it needed. The figures are anticipated to grow as they enter the peak holiday period from October to the end of January. They continue to see robust demand […]...Read More

Eros Group heads forces towards a fitter future

Employees of multi-brand retailer Eros Group are clocking in their 30 minutes to a healthier lifestyle per day, coming to a few steps closer to their goal of 5 million steps for the Dubai Fitness Challenge. More than 1,000 employees are taking around 800,000 steps per day as part of Eros Group’s fitness initiative. Mohammad […]...Read More

SEHA continues in its efforts to support diabetes patients

ABU DHABI: Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA), the UAE’s largest healthcare network, is reminding the public of its leading facilities and services for diabetes, which is in line with the highest international standards. Across its network, SEHA regularly supports patients – children and adults – who have diabetes and help them through comprehensive treatment […]...Read More

Learn what food is bad for your gut with this

There is no cure for irritable bowel syndrome (IBS), although it can be managed with lifestyle and dietary changes. That’s why Irish engineers Aonghus Shortt and Peter Harte founded FoodMarble, a startup that has invented portable devices, measuring just 5 centimeters squared, which test the hydrogen levels in a person’s breath, a key signal for […]...Read More