Bareen International Hospital conducts Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Ramzi Alshaiba, Specialist - General Surgery


Sunday, November 24th, 2019

In light of Anti-Obesity Day, Bareen International Hospital airs on Facebook Live Q&A with Dr. Ramzi Alshaiba, Specialist - General Surgery, as he discusses obesity - causes, diagnosis, treatment, and prevention.  

With 30% of the world’s population being obese or overweight (according to the World Health Organisation), the figures are more alarming in the Middle East. The prevalence of obesity in children and adolescents ranges from 5% to 14% in males and from 3% to 18% in females.  Furthermore, in the UAE, obesity levels are as high as 37% of the population.

Here is the link to the live broadcast.