Under the patronage of Ministry of Endowments and Islamic Affairs (Awqaf) for its employees an exhibition and seminar is being conducted titled “Your Health Matters to Us” was inaugurated on Sunday. The five day event from Jan 19 to 23rd is being held in Crowne Plaza Hotel at the Al Andalous and Murjan ballrooms.
The health awareness forum will feature a series of medical lectures and workshops presented by specialized physicians and health organizations that will highlight the dangers of obesity, treatments and means of prevention. The importance of the initiative as a means to fight obesity, deal with poor dietary habits and most importantly lower the risk of developing chronic diseases associated with obesity such as heart disease, diabetes, high blood pressure and back pain.
The events features an exhibition where obesity related products are being displayed. The event is open to the general public in the evening