GN Focus | Health Care

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    Monday Jan 27

    One stop for all the top medical inventions

    GN Focus brings you some of the key inventions at this year’s Arab Health exhibition

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    Monday Jan 27

    Steroids: 'Everyone in the gym uses them'

    Steroids spell trouble for gym freaks as health authorities seek ways to curb abuse

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    Monday Jan 27

    The law’s got you covered

    How does the new health insurance law apply to you? GN Focus outlines the Things you need to know about mandatory health insurance in Dubai

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    Monday Jan 27

    Stretch your way to health

    Type 2 diabetes is widely prevalent across the UAE, but routines such as yoga may help control insulin levels

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    Monday Jan 27

    Is your job killing you?

    From laptop neck to early ageing, we look at how stress tells on your health

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    Monday Jan 28

    Look what the doctor ordered

    Overprescription and the abuse of specialised care lead to rising premiums. Patient education can help, say experts

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    Monday Jan 28

    Swipe for diagnosis

    Smartphone owners increasingly use their phone to look up health information

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    Monday Jan 28

    The country of choice for excellent care

    The UAE is set to claim a larger share of the $30-billion global medical tourism market

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    Monday Jan 28

    The fat truth

    Today 67 per cent of Emirati men and 72 per cent of Emirati women are overweight. Wrong eating habits, a fast-paced lifestyle and physical inactivity has become a growing public health problem contributing to many chronic diseases

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    Monday Jan 28

    Tech candy for doctors and patients

    We take a look at the latest medical innovations now on show at the Arab Health exhibition in Dubai