Over 200 people attend Thumbay Hospital Sharjah’s Mega Yoga Event to Mark International Yoga Day
Sharjah: Health and wellness is not about one day of activities but a life-changing habit on one’s health journey. In a bit to promote preventive wellness, Thumbay Hospital Day Care Sharjah, the leading multispecialty day care hospital and Thumbay Medical and Dental Speciality Centre Sharjah under Thumbay Group’s healthcare division organized a Mega Yoga Session, celebrating International Yoga day as a part of CSR initiative in Association with Buhaira Yoga Group at Al Jada Community Campus, Sharjah on Sunday, 19th February 2023.
Underlining the importance of health benefits associated with practicing yoga regularly, the event was organized with an aim to train yoga techniques for improving health outcomes. Doctors attending the event emphasized that yoga is a lifestyle practice that is more beneficial to the mind and body than just exercising of the body. The participants of the event, which included more than 200 people with prior registrations, were from different walks of life, including men, women and youngsters.
The event was highlighted with the presence of Dr. Manish Singhal, Chief Operating Officer of Thumbay Hospital Daycare and Thumbay Medical and Dental Speciality Centre Sharjah, Dr. Jayakumar, Medical Director of Thumbay Hospital Daycare, Dr. Shaju Philip, Medical Director of Thumbay Medical and Dental and many other Specialist Doctors. Thumbay Hospital management appreciated the opportunity and support given by Ms. Selilna Perelini and Mr. Moosa Jamil from ARADA Management at Al Jada Community campus. Yoga Master Mr. Augustine Joseph said that breathing and other ‘asanas’ in yoga can stimulate the brain and activate both sides of the brain, resulting in greater intellectual development and a balance between thought and action.
Thumbay Hospital Daycare, Sharjah specializes in treatments and procedures offered to the patients as Day Cases – meaning no overnight stay in hospital is necessary and patients can rest and recuperate in their own homes. The day-care center has a fully-equipped laboratory, advanced radiology services with ultrasound and x-ray facility, trained personnel ensure optimum patient safety and satisfaction, latest technology along with excellent post-operative care that enable the patients to recover in just few hours. The facility is strategically located in University City Road, Sharjah.