The hotel apartments implements the Responsible Awareness Programme

Dubai, UAE: Al Bustan Centre & Residence, partners with NMC Hospital to implement ‘Responsible Awareness Programme’ to raise health and safety concerns among its employees and management.

In collaboration with NMC Hospital, a successful event was concluded for the topic concerning Allergies and its varied effects and symptoms.  The Orator of the day was Dr. Ala Isam, a General Practitioner of NMC Hospital who shared essential information about Allergies in the UAE, such as preventions and treatments that one can take during when such diseases occur.

Up to one fifth of UAE’s population may have allergies, a study found that a 10th of the world’s 400 million nasal allergy sufferers live in the Middle East. Dust mite and cockroach allergies are the most prevalent forms in the UAE. Pollution, construction and climate are contributing factors, while sandstorms can aggravate nasal allergies and asthma.

The audience comprised of employees from each department including the Management, raised a variety of questions including food and heat allergies. The event was completed with a Thanksgiving to the NMC doctor and team.

Moussa El Hayek, Chief Operating Officer of Al Bustan Centre & Residence, was very grateful as he appreciated the team’s effort of NMC Hospital to educate the staff about health awareness issues.

He said: “We are excited to join hands with NMC Hospital for this project to implement the property’s Responsible Awareness Programme across all our departments. NMC Healthcare has been the pioneer in providing latest break-through technology in the health industry and we believe the results of this initiative shall improve our personnel’s well being.”

Al Bustan Centre & Residence:

Al Bustan Centre & Residence provides the finest family getaway in the form of a residential and shopping 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.