Dubai Municipality launches Water and Oxygen initiative

DUBAI: The Clinic and Medical Services department of Dubai Municipality’s Public Health Services, has launched a Water and Oxygen initiative to raise awareness of the importance of drinking enough water to stay healthy and active, especially during the summer months.

Launched under the patronage of Hussain Nasser Lootah, Director-General of Dubai Municipality, DM, the campaign includes distribution of boxes containing water bottles, oxygenated water and brochures detailing the benefits of drinking adequate amounts of water, avoiding stress and maintaining a healthy lifestyle. The initiative is supported by Monviso Water and Oxygizer, global manufacturers of oxygenated water.

The boxes will be distributed to DM employees and customers at selected locations starting today. An information booth giving information about the beneficial impact of water and oxygen on vital organs in the body is also set up at Dubai Municipality headquarters as part of the initiative.

“Water is not only one of the basic elements of the universe but also the chief fuel that powers almost all life processes. If the importance of drinking water is understood by everyone it will have a significantly positive impact on public health and our environment,” commented Zohoor Al Sabagh, Director of the Public Health Service Department at Dubai Municipality.

Stefano Iorini, Managing Director of Monviso, commented, “We are proud to be working with Dubai Municipality on this campaign to remind people to drink their daily quota of water. This simple health tip can make a vast difference in our lives, especially for the growing communities in the GCC.” From maintaining body temperature and moisture balance to eliminating toxins and promoting weight loss, drinking water is proven to offer a range of health benefits.