DENTAL CHECKUPS: IS IT A PAIN IN THE… TEETH?

We have all heard that we
need to visit the dentist for a checkup every 6 months or less. Is that really
necessary? Why is it so important to drop by the dentist so often? March is a
GCC oral health awareness month so we thought we let you know why!

Well a regular dental
visit is essential to maintain the healthiest teeth and gums.

Sciolosis Dr. Mona Hussain

What to know about Children scoliosis

Scoliosis is a condition in which the spine abnormally curves sideways or twists. Most cases are mild, but in some children, the spine deformities continue to get more severe as they grow. Girls are more likely to have scoliosis, but only a small percentage of all children with the condition will need treatment.

It’s natural for parents and patients to have questions about scoliosis after a diagnosis. 

Travel Safe during the Summer

Now it is summer; Schools are being to be closed for 2 months and time for traveling. Travel medicine is about prevention and if you decide to travel, consult with your doctor at least one month before travel to allow time for thorough evaluation and for immunizations.

To estimate the risks of exposure to endemic diseases,

Exercise recommendation for children

For children and teens to grow up healthy, bodily and mindly, it’s important they are physically active and eat healthy foods every day.

An active, healthy lifestyle must start early in life to help children develop habits that will last a lifetime. Physical activity has benefits at every age, and helps kids keep their heart and lungs strong and healthy,

Welcome Dr. Anfal Al Rawi to Medicentres!

Dr. Anfal graduated from Baghdad University College of Medicine in 2005 and has more than 10 years experience in General practice. She is a member of Royal College of General Practitioners int. UK, MRCGP specializing in family medicine and has fellowship in Clinical Biochemistry from the University of Baghdad.

She provides outpatient care based on up to date clinical standards &