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Wake up to the ill effects of inadequate sleep

In an environment beset with the overuse of technology and social media, capping the minimum required hours of sleep is something of an achievement Add to this long working hours, time spent in traffic and the resultant pushing ahead of your… Continue reading...

Complex Cardiology Procedure Performed for the first time in Dubai at Aster Hospitals

Orbital Atherectomy was performed on a 70-year-old male patient by Dr Naveed Ahmed, Interventional Cardiology Specialist, Aster Hospital, Mankhool Aster Hospital, Mankhool is the first in Dubai to successfully execute a new form of rotational… Continue reading...

Get your blood pressure checked today

A healthy you means a healthy society Khaleej Times' latest campaign under the 'KT For Good' umbrella highlights four common lifestyle diseases - diabetes, obesity, hypertension and cardiac issues - and how you can avoid or manage… Continue reading...

H.E. Humaid Al Qutami, Director-General of the Dubai Health Authority, inaugurates new 150 Bed Multi-Specialty Aster Hospital in Al Qusais

With this new facility, Aster DM Healthcare strengthens presence in UAE, with 2 Aster Hospitals and 4 Medcare Hospitals To match the changing requirements of Dubai’s population with mandatory insurance cover, the hospitals will provide… Continue reading...

Skincare During Winter

The sun during winter is not so harsh Do I really need to wear sunscreen every day Although the amount of UVB, spectrum of sunlight that burns our skin, is less during the winter, the amount of exposure to UVA, responsible for certain… Continue reading...

Mind Over Cancer Matters

‘The ‘C’ word always comes as a rude shock, which is why breast cancer treatment requires a lot of emotional and social support,’ explains Dr Arun Warrier, Consultant Oncologist at Aster Hospital, Mankhool Comprehensive cancer care,… Continue reading...

Indian embassy intervenes to help injured worker in UAE

Timely intervention by the Indian Embassy in Abu Dhabi and free medical care by a private healthcare group have helped an injured Indian worker avail of amnesty Khaleej Times on October 20, wrote about the plight of Khader Mohammed Adnan, 26,… Continue reading...

Identifying a Brain Tumour

Early diagnosis of brain tumor is vital for its effective treatment and management According to experts, many tumours, especially the slow-growing ones, tend to remain silent until they grow so large as to make their presence known Several… Continue reading...

Heart Disease Strikes Indian Expats Younger Than Ever

A recent clinical data from doctors at Aster Hospital, Dubai confirms the rapid escalation of incidents afflicting younger patients and reminds that prevention should start early before problems develop A clinical data study of 142 Patients,… Continue reading...

Importance of Exercise

Our lives are stressful and physical fitness is a big part of maintaining healthy lifestyle I have young patients who come with joints and muscle stiffness and lower back pain because of a lack of exercise If people have no time to go to the gym on… Continue reading...