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Posted On: 18 November 2020 09:00 am
Updated On: 29 November 2020 12:18 pm

Zulal Wellness Resort sheds light on holistic healing on World Diabetes Day

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Zulal Wellness Resort by Chiva-Som is setting the benchmark in Qatar and the region as one of the largest wellness destinations and the first and only full-immersion resort in the Middle East. Utilizing a holistic wellness approach while incorporating Traditional Arabic and Islamic Medicine, the resort will cater to diabetic guests in their lifelong journey and development of achieving optimum health.

Zulal Wellness Resort will guide guests in reducing the health risks associated with Diabetes and set appropriate goals for a sustainable lifestyle change. Approaching each guest’s condition in the most holistic way, the Resort includes treatments from Traditional Arabic and Islamic Medicine, combined with treatments from oriental medicine like Shirodhara, Udwartham, Al-Batim, yoga, Tai-Chi and other practices.

“With Diabetes being a world-leading metabolic disorder, Zulal Wellness Resort has ensured that guests with the ailment receive the proper tools to maintain and build their health. Certifying they are well informed and educated about their health condition is among our top priorities. Keeping in mind their goals and what they wish to receive from their experience at Zulal Wellness Resort, we strive to inspire sustainable habits that extend well past their stay at the resort,” said Jaime Ramos, Health and Wellness Advisor, Zulal Wellness Resort

Grasping that each person is different and on a unique path, Zulal Wellness Resort tailors all experiences to each individual. Guests begin their journey with a consultation with a personal health and wellness advisor, who will guide them through individualised meal plans, customised and scheduled activities, as well as holistic therapies and treatments.

With a deep understanding of how lifestyle and dietary choices can impact a diabetic, Zulal Wellness Resort aspires to bring awareness to its guests by encouraging healthy eating habits, nutritious food selection, and regular physical activity to adequality maintain the disease.

All our dining outlets have healthy, delicious and diabetes-friendly meals including main dishes, drinks, snacks, and desserts. Each guest receives a personalized healthy diet meal plan to help transform their body and control their blood sugar levels. Fostering balanced nutrition, natural sweeteners are used as a healthier alternative for refined sugar and every meal provided is calorie counted and gluten and dairy-free.

“Zulal Wellness Resort was founded in the spirit of being a conduit for knowledge and aims to reconnect all the elements of Traditional Arabic and Islamic Medicine and provide a seamless and exceptionally unique experience to all our patrons. As part of a holistic approach, our treatments also embody our core philosophy to balance the mind, body, and spirit to help lead a robust and thriving life. The tailored offerings promise a truly transformative experience, inspiring a long-lasting change for the better – improving the wellbeing of individuals, families, and ultimately societies around the globe,” said Daniele Vastolo, General Manager of Zulal Wellness Resort.

In the spirit of raising awareness, the resort hosts regular educational talks for the staff led by health advisors covering various topics. They recently hosted a session focused on diabetes, which was aimed at educating staff on the symptoms of diabetes, understanding how it is diagnosed and knowledge of its complications. In addition to the diabetes health talk which was designed to drive a positive health culture and lower employee’s health risk, staff was encouraged to wear blue in commemoration of World Diabetes Day.

Zulal Wellness Resort is also a summit partner at World Innovation Summit for Health taking place between the 15th and 19th of November and their health and wellness experts will be speaking on various topics such as superfoods, the importance of nature and green spaces and family wellness as a whole. WISH is a global healthcare community dedicated to capturing and disseminating the best evidence-based ideas and practices. To learn more and register, please visit,

Source: Press Release