Beat Breast Cancer

September 12, 2019

Breast cancer is the most frequent cancer among women, impacting 2.1 million women each year, and also causes the greatest number of cancer-related deaths among women. In 2018, it is estimated that 627,000 women died from breast cancer – that is approximately 15% of all cancer deaths among women. While breast cancer rates are higher […]

Why Are My Eyes Dry?

September 5, 2019

 Today about one third of the world population suffer from dry eye at one time or the other. As the dry eye ‘epidemic’ appears to expand the classic elderly female dry eye patients are no longer the only cases we see in our office chairs. The number of cases has rapidly increased mainly due to […]

Not So Sweet

September 5, 2019

Dr Vidya Vijayan, consultant in internal medicine at Al Hilal Hospital Muharraq explains how diabetes affects women differently and why we should watch out for it. It has been well established that diabetes is rampant across various cultures, but did you know that women can be worse affected by it than men? “Generally, women do […]

Simple Steps to Take Care of Your Mental Health

September 26, 2018

Stress is such an inbuilt part and parcel of our daily lives that it is almost impossible for any of us to even imagine a life without stress. In our hectic lifestyle, there are innumerable factors which act as sources of tension and pressures. These include family, workplace, health, relationships, environment, and the list can […]

Simple Steps to Take Care of Your Mental Health

May 31, 2018

Stress is such an inbuilt part and parcel of our daily lives that it is almost impossible for any of us to even imagine a life without stress. In our hectic lifestyle, there are innumerable factors which act as sources of tension and pressures. These include family, workplace, health, relationships, environment, and the list can […]