The issues of obesity and weight loss were the focus of AlMansoori Specialized Engineering’s annual health day, held at the Hilton Hotel, Abu Dhabi, recently.
About 250 people attended the event, organized by the leading oilfield services company in the Middle East.
Speakers discussed topics including Obesity 101, the impact of weight gain on joints, paleo/primal diet, making changes and exercise for weight loss.
A range of healthy products and services were displayed by a number of organizations, including Lifecare Hospital, Lifeline Wellness, Exeter Medical Centre, Advantage Sports, The Art of Living and Go Organic.
AlMansoori CEO Nabil Alalawi said: “Obesity is one of the biggest challenges facing the modern world. At AlMansoori, we have always believed that our people are our greatest asset, and providing the right information to them so that they can maintain or improve their state of health is very important to us.
“Our annual health day, which focuses on an important health issue each time, is an excellent information sharing event and always benefits those who attend.”