February 2, 2011: Hayya!, the leading health and fitness centre addressed the increasing health concerns of overweight individuals by hosting the Weight Loss Show at the Hayya! Health Club in Meadows Village, Emirates Hills recently.
The Weight Loss Show enhanced awareness on obesity and the complications it can cause including the associated risk factors such as heart disease and diabetes, which are among the top health concerns for the UAE residents.
Mark Adrian Williamson, Senior Operations Manager of Hayya! said: “Hayya! is continuously bringing innovative ways to manage obesity and promote physical fitness. The Weight Loss Show educated people on how to lose those extra kilos the right way. It also highlighted health concerns associated with obesity, and served as a guide for people towards a healthier lifestyle.”
The event was sponsored by Green Crescent Insurance Company and featured the latest innovations, approved weight loss solutions, newest workout routines and fitness equipment. It also offered free health and fitness assessments, expert advice and talks by dieticians, nutritionists, doctors, fitness experts and personal trainers. A dedicated kids section showcased exercise solutions and sports for kids, as well as activities and competitions.
Carl J. Sardegna, CEO of Green Crescent Insurance Company said “Green Crescent believes an ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure, and the Weight Loss Show facilitated just that. Educating the community about obesity and the complications it can cause is the first step to changing lifestyle behavior and decreasing the risk of heart disease and diabetes to name just two. We applaud the efforts of the organizers and we are pleased to be the Gold Sponsor.”