Patients Education

Intermittent Fasting

Fasting has been done since the early ages for different reasons mostly religious, but recently has gained a lot of popularity, especially when it comes to losing weight.

Diet... But NO Diet

As a dietitian and a health advocate I believe that the word “DIET” should not be a phase or short time situation to be implemented for a period of time in order to lose weight then go back to unhealthy eating habits. A Diet should be a lifelong habit

Will FAD Diet cause weight loss as claimed?

I can almost guarantee you all FAD diets out there will make you lose weight to a certain degree … But the questions should be Are you losing fat or muscle mass? Will you keep the lost weight off? Are they safe? And is it possible to commit to this diet

Expressive Language Disorder

Developmental expressive language disorder is a frequently occurring condition in children, characterized by severe delay in the development of expressive language compared with receptive language and cognitive skills.


A broad understanding of apraxia is that it is a neurological condition. People who have it find it difficult or impossible to make certain motor movements, even though their muscles are normal. Milder forms of apraxia are known as dyspraxia.

Articulation disorders

Articulation disorder is when an individual has trouble pronouncing certain words/sounds making it difficult to be understood. According to articulation disorders focus on errors (e.g., distortions and substitutions) in production of individu

Phonological disorders

Phonological disorders focus on predictable, rule-based errors (e.g., fronting, stopping, and final consonant deletion) that affect more than one sound.

Is PEER PRESSURE worth fighting?

It is a human need to socialize and belong to a community. The community then dictates the culture and norms of its people. As an individual, you have your own sets of values and beliefs, which may or may not be aligned with the values and beliefs of your

Delimma of Suicide in Children and Adolescents | Dubai, UAE

Delimma of Suicide Suicide is taking one’s own life with intention to die. Death could result for not having proper knowledge and underestimating the lethality of the attempt, when in actual the intent was not to die but self harm. Self harm is try to h

Child abuse "must be discussed openly to protect the young"

Child abuse ‘must be discussed openly to protect the young’ ABU DHABI // A children’s advocate is studying the best way to talk to youngsters about physical and sexual abuse through a project in Dubai. Please read complete article by visiting the fo