Quotes: US MENA   Enter Symbol: NewsLetter: Search: advanced

Al Bustan CentreResidence organizes Health Awareness Campaign for its employees  Join our daily free Newsletter

MENAFN Press - 13/05/2014
No. of Ratings : 0
Add to Mixx!



(MENAFN Press) Al Bustan Centre and Residence, the popular hotel apartments among visiting tourists and businessmen located in the heart of Dubai, recently organized a Health Awareness Campaign for its employees on April 24, 2014. The initiative was part of its Responsible Awareness Program (RAP) conducted in partnership with uniCare Medical Centre. Dr. Lohi Babu Elpula, General Practitioner, M.B.B.S, M.D. (OSM) gave a highly comprehensive presentation on the importance of Healthy Living, Diet and Exercise.

Just as fuel is vital for a vehicle to run, Dr Lohi stressed that a balanced diet comprising right amounts of carbohydrates, proteins, fats, vitamins and fiber is crucial for the body. Breakfast is the most important meal as it gives energy for the whole day, while intake of 8 to 10 glasses of water helps cleanse the body. Fats, particularly 'good fats' such as unsaturated fat found in oily fish like sardines and salmon, as well as in nuts and avocado are essential for healthy skin, heart and brain function. Dr Lohi added, that it is also important to maintain low intake of salt and transfats found in fast food and to include an aerobics routine or walking schedule daily to boost heart and physiological functions as well as to help reduce stress levels.

Moussa El Hayek, Chief Operating Officer, Al Bustan Centre and Residence said: "As the success of an organization is directly related to the health and welfare of its employees, our property undertakes a series of programs every year to educate and promote health. In our present day lifestyle, health is a factor that is often overlooked. However, as Dr. Lohi Elpula pointed out, if corrective measures are actively implemented, such as healthy living, intake of a wholesome diet and inclusion of an active and regular exercise regimen, one can definitely maintain good health of body and mind."

The Health Awareness Campaign's presentation for Al Bustan Centre's employees proved to be both highly educative and informative for one and all.

Established in 1997, Al Bustan Centre and Residence is one of the most preferred family destinations for corporate and leisure guests from the GCC markets, India, China and the CIS region especially Russia.


About Al Bustan Centre & Residence
Al Bustan Centre & Residence provides the finest family getaway in the form of a residential, shopping and entertainment complex. An expansive shopping mall with over 95 outlets attached to the property offers the convenience of modern day one-stop shopping. Al Bustan Centre & Residence is 'your home away from home' and sets the perfect balance between time for you, your children and family. The property comprises 640 suites, a swimming pool, 2 restaurants on-site, fitness facilities, business center and meeting rooms. Al Bustan Centre & Residence is situated within easy distance from Dubai's business district, is just 50 meters away from Al Nahda Metro Station and just five minutes away from Dubai International Airport and seven minutes from downtown. Its strategic location also allows its residents and visitors a smooth access to other emirates including Sharjah, Ajman, Fujairah and Ras Al Khaimah.

 


MENAFN Press




  MENA News Headlines
 Sep 19 2014 - Iran slammed for Syria-Iraq chaosArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Leaders from various Arab countries participating in a conference entitled 'Arabian Gulf and Regional Challenges which concluded here on Wednesday urged nations to unify to help ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Doha doesn't back extremists: EmirArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) BERLIN: Qatar's emir said in Germany on Wednesday that his state does not back 'terrorist organizations' and Chancellor Angela Merkel said she had no reason to doubt him.The ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Imaginative septuagenarian boats vehicle to tiny islandArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) A 70-year-old man sailed across an 8-km span of sea with a truck on board two boats that were tied together.Ali Suhail took his Toyota Hilux from the Farasan Island to Qimah ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Forced evacuations as Philippine volcano spews lavaArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) LEGAZPI Philippines: Lava cascaded down the Philippines' most active volcano on Wednesday as authorities rushed to evacuate thousands ahead of a possible deadly eruption.Mostly ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Blind Saudi sculptor to exhibit work in UKArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) A student with a visual disability has been selected to exhibit her work at an international event in the United Kingdom.Zahra Al-Dhamen a Saudi media student at King Saud ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Saudi- Water levels rise due to heavy rain in AsirArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Heavy rainfall in the Asir region Tuesday evening covered a number of towns and population centers.The Civil Defense Department in Asir sent safety patrols to several locations ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Saudi- Big Madinah push for SMEsArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) Madinah Gov. Prince Faisal bin Salman Monday launched a massive program to boost small and medium enterprises (SME) in the region as part of a plan to boost the national ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Saudi- Cop killer duo handed deathArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) A court sentenced two terror suspects to death on Tuesday for jointly murdering a policeman and injuring 12 others in an armed confrontation with security men at the residential ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Changing Pakistan: Tardy MPs thrown off jetArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) ISLAMABAD: Angry Pakistani passengers have forced two lawmakers off a plane for delaying its departure by almost two hours. A video covering the drama was posted online.Irate ...

 Sep 19 2014 - Saudi- Technology forum begins at KACSTArab News
(MENAFN - Arab News) The 3rd Advanced Technologies Forum 2014 kicked off on Tuesday at the King Abdulaziz City for Science & Technology (KACST) under the patronage of Custodian of the Two Holy ...

more...


 






Google

Click to Apply

 
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network

MENAFN News Market Data Countries Tools Section  
 

Middle East North Africa - Financial Network
Arabic MENAFN

Main News
News By Industry
News By Country

IPO News
Islamic Finance News
Private Equity News

How-To Guides
Technology Section

Travel Section

Search News

Market Indices
Quotes & Charts

Global Indices
Arab Indices

US Markets Details

Commodoties

Oil & Energy

Currencies Cross Rates
Currencies Updates
Currency Converter

USA Stocks
Arab Stocks
 

Algeria 
Bahrain 
Egypt 
Iraq
Jordan 
Kuwait 
Lebanon
Morocco 
Oman 
Palestine
Qatar 
Saudi Arabia 
Syria
Tunisia 
UAE 
Yemen

Weather
Investment Game
Economic Calendar
Financial Glossary

My MENAFN
Portfolio Tracker

Voting

Financial Calculators

RSS Feeds [XML]

Corporate Monitor

Events

Real Estate
Submit Your Property

Arab Research
Buy a Research

Press Releases
Submit your PR

Join Newsletters


 
© 2000 menafn.com All Rights Reserved.  Terms of Service | Privacy Policy | Contact Us | Advertise | About MENAFN | Career Opportunities | Feedback | Help