With advances in diabetes treatments, it is now easier for patients suffering with the disease to have a fulfilling normal lifestyle.

The University Hospital of Sharjah has successfully performed a critical surgery on a four-year-old kid who was suffering from vertical squint, a rare medical case that is challenging to diagnose and treat. The successful surgical procedure led by Dr. Qasem Mubarak AlHammouri, Consultant - Pediatric Ophthalmology, has paved the way for the child to enjoy a healthy vision and live a normal life.

Abu Dhabi-based G42 Healthcare has announced a volunteer healthcare management programme with Boston-based wearable technology firm WHOOP. The partnership will offer volunteers participating in the world’s first Phase III trials of an COVID-19 vaccine the opportunity to benefit from a 24/7 fitness and health monitor to measure key biometrics. This is the first trial of its kind to feature wearable technology and will include thousands of volunteers who are participating in the trials.