Rising obesity rates in the UAE cause of concern for doctors

The battle against obesity in the UAE is far from over, warn healthcare professionals at Bareen International Hospital in Mohammad Bin Zayed City, Abu Dhabi. With 30% of the world’s population being obese or overweight (according to the World Health Organization), the figures are more alarming in the Middle East. The prevalence of obesity in …

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Dubai to Host First-Ever ‘War on Cancer’ Middle East Conference

How can policymakers and industry tackle the region’s rising occurrence of cancer? The Economist Events, part of the global English-language weekly newspaper, is hosting the first ever “War on Cancer"Middle East conference in Dubai on May 1st 2018 at The Taj Hotel. The conference will also see the launch of The Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public …

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Middle East’s First Virtual Reality Cycle Studio Comes to the UAE Les Mills ‘THE TRIP’ Opens in Business Bay

GFX, a premier fitness studio in Business Bay, has launched the Middle East’s first completely immersive cycling studio. Developed by global fitness brand, Les Mills, THE TRIP is a completely new workout experience that combines a 40-minute multi-peak cycling workout with a journey through digitally-created worlds. With its cinema-scale screen and sound system, THE TRIP …

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