Tags : healthcare

IPL in UAE: Frontliners are the key players in bio-bubble

As the official medical service provider, VPS Healthcare to facilitate the bio-bubbles and conduct over 30,000 PCR tests for the IPL players, staff and other stakeholders. The group to accommodate its nurses and medical staff in the same hotel bio-bubbles as the players. The group to offer comprehensive healthcare services like emergency treatment, sports medicine […]...Read More

The art of mothering yourself!

Ma… Mom… Mommy… This word completes our world! Isn’t it? A mother’s love is priceless and is a true blessing for all. Our mothers nurture and care for us through her entire lifetime ceaselessly. Wouldn’t you agree that a mother is one who will move the biggest mountain and swim the strongest wavy seas to […]...Read More

Weight Games!

“Should I eat chia seeds for weight loss?” “Should I fast for 16 hrs for weight loss?” “Should I eat less carbs for weight loss?” “Should I drink ACV for weight loss?” “Should I do Zumba or Pilates for weight loss?” “In all these, should I do this”, and “Should I eat that? The doctor […]...Read More

Army of pink clops in to wave flag on breast

The 11th edition of Pink Caravan Ride, an annual breast cancer awareness initiative of UAE-based non-profit Friends of Cancer Patients (FOCP), will ride into 2021 in a unique format in February with the participation of equestrian clubs from every emirate, and will be marked by 42 days of free health screenings for men and women […]...Read More

‘2020’: UAE hits recap on a year of triumph over

“The year 2020 — a year of challenges and accomplishments”, said His Highness Sheikh Mohammed bin Rashid Al Maktoum, Vice President of the UAE and Ruler of its buzzing, commercial city of Dubai. “(It is) a year in which the true values of our country appeared. A year in which we proved that we are […]...Read More

Getting a Pfizer jab in Dubai? Here’s all you need

Dubai launched its “extensive” and “free-of-charge” vaccine campaign Wednesday after the first batch of Pfizer BioNTech shipment landed in the emirate. Over the past 24 hours, several citizens have lined up fro the jab including staff and officials from Dubai Health Authority (DHA) and Dubai Police, as well as a senior Emirati citizen. As per […]...Read More

First to get Pfizer jabs in UAE share thoughts

The Pfizer BioNTech vaccine began its roll-out in the emirates earlier this week in an extensive campaign kicked off by the Dubai Health Authority (DHA) The first to receive the jabs included a senior Emirati citizen, a DHA nurse, a paramedic, a staff member from Dubai’s Road and Transport Authority (RTA) and a Dubai Police […]...Read More

Dubai flies in first Pfizer vaccine batch, kicks off ‘free

Dubai received its first shipment of the Pfizer-Biontech vaccine against coronavirus early Wednesday, authorised by the Ministry of Health and Prevention for “extensive and free-of-charge” inoculations. The decision comes in response to a request by Pfizer to approve its emergency registration so that concerned health authorities can import the vaccine after fulfilling all international criteria […]...Read More

UAE okays 86% effective Sinopharm vaccine for mass jabs in

An experimental coronavirus vaccine developed by China’s Sinopharm — currently undergoing clinical trials in the UAE — has 86% efficacy against the virus, the emirates’ health ministry said Wednesday. Developed by Beijing Institute of Biological Product, a unit of Sinopharm’s China National Biotec Group (CNBG), the vaccine was approved in the Gulf state for emergency […]...Read More

World AIDS Day 2020: A call to revive the fight,

Each year on the first of December, we as a sprawling but interlinked society must take a moment to step back and reflect upon the millions of lives lost to an epidemic spanning over an age of four decades. To celebrate the scientific achievements cast over time, and pledge to work in even more inclusive […]...Read More