As a wellness promotion-pledged organization which is dedicated to improving and maintaining the health status of our community, LMC sponsored the latest wellness and health promotion activity at DAMAS, the Middle East`s leading international jewellery and watch retailer. The event was held at DAMAS head office on 29th of April, 2012 at the Jumeirah Lakes Towers, Dubai.
The medical services offered to DAMAS employees included random blood sugar level testing, body weight and height measurement + BMI calculation, as well as medical counseling. These invaluable services were offered by an elite team of healthcare professionals who are experts in prevention as well as good health strategies to reduce risk and reverse unhealthy habits.
On 30th of April, 2012, a health education lecture for DAMAS employees was given by Dr. Ayman Salem, Chest & Pulmonology Consultant. The lecture, under the title “To quit or not to quit “, addressed the smoking cessation dilemma, hazards of smoking, and the latest advances in combating smoking habit.
Our Worksite Health Education Lectures benefit the whole organization. In addition to helping improve the health orientation of its employees, the organization reaps the benefits of lower healthcare costs, greater productivity, less absenteeism, boosting of workplace morale, and employee retention.