Watch your back
Musculoskeletal screenings are now taking place across schools in Dubai. Parents are becoming increasingly aware of the importance of keeping their children's backs healthy and monitoring their posture. According to the World Health Organization, child injuries are a global public health problem. "Sports-related Injuries are a global health problem. We believe that, while it's imperative for parents to know how to prevent musculoskeletal injuries, it's equally important that children are aware of know how these injuries can be prevented and treated," says Dr Zaid Al Aubaidi, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic and Paediatric Spine Surgeon at Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery (BHAS), Dubai. "
Source: Mother, Baby & Child
Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery
PO Box: 114448, Dubai - Sheikh Zayed Rd, United Arab Emirates
Phone: +971 4 407 0100
Fax: +971 4 407 0101