Healthcare

Healthcare

Uber is offering free rides to blood donors in Dubai

It’s part of the ‘Giving Is In Your Blood’ campaign….

Healthcare

Thousands of UAE residents eligible to receive free healthcare for a year

The new initiative will provide complimentary treatment to those with limited or no health insurance

Healthcare

Here’s why you’re seeing sugar packets that look like cigarettes

Is sugar the new tobacco? This awareness campaign says that it is…

Healthcare

Dubai’s school kids are about to get a whole lot healthier

New programmes will encourage private schools to help kids shape up and eat healthy

Healthcare

One good turn: RTA to hand out free wheelchairs to those in need

The new monthly initiative is in line with the 2017 ‘Year of Giving’

Advice

Sure, you have health insurance, but do you know what it covers?

Sponsored: Most people in Dubai have health insurance, but many don’t realise that lots of things actually aren’t covered in their plans. It pays to be informed…

Healthcare

Here’s something you may not have realised about sick leave in the UAE

If you’re off sick on Thursday and then again on Sunday, you could be taking more sick leave than you think.

Healthcare

Those who seek addiction treatment in Dubai won’t be prosecuted

A relatively new law means that those who seek help for drug addiction in the UAE, and go through with the treatment, are exempt from prosecution…

Healthcare

It’s now even quicker to get your Dubai visa health check processed

Salem is a new smart system designed to help slash wait times…

Healthcare

Dubai Hospital’s newest employee is a robot pharmacist

It can dispense medicines at a rate of up to 12 prescriptions in less than a minute

Active

7 wellbeing treats & spa treatments for men in Dubai to try…

From vacuum-packed treatments to workouts with limited air supply, here are seven unique wellbeing trends for men to try in Dubai…

Diet

Review: Three healthy delivery options to try in Dubai

Here are three healthy delivery options to help clean up your eating habits…

Healthcare

The UAE pledges Dhs110 million in the fight to eradicate polio

Only five cases of the highly infectious disease reported in 2017 thanks to ongoing efforts

Healthcare

This is going to change how you take sick leave in Dubai

You know how you sometimes feel bad enough to not go to work but don’t make the effort to go to the doctor? Well, a new Dubai Health Authority regulation might make that difficult.

Education

Sheikh Mohammed launches programme to empower the disabled

The UAE is in the middle of a sea change, and it hopes to become a holistically disability-friendly city by 2020…