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Noha El Shourbagy


Noha is an Egyptian born, American raised teacher and writer. With a Bachelor’s in Mass Communication, a double minor in Psychology and Economics and a Masters of Education on the way, Noha has an overriding passion for learning. Noha is the co-founder of Healing Cairo, a blog focusing on physical, mental and emotional health in the chaos that is Cairo.

Ramadan’s Cursing Competition

Ramadan’s Cursing Competition

This Ramadan has definitely outdone any other in the past. When I say that, I’m referring to the horrifying amount of foul language in most series this “Holy” month. Previous years we’ve heard vulgar language in maybe one or two shows at most, but this year it almost feels like a cursing competition. Last year, […]

Q&A: Marwan Abd El-Alim – Let the Transformations Begin

Q&A: Marwan Abd El-Alim – Let the Transformations Begin

With weight loss transformations on the rise, we spoke to Marwan Abd El-Alim about his inspiring transformation that took him from a whopping 145 kilos to 87 kilos.   Have you always had weight loss issues? Honestly, no. Or to be more accurate, I never really realized it until I actually lost the weight. I’ve […]

Why You Should Follow the Egyptian-Owned @dogsofinstagram

Why You Should Follow the Egyptian-Owned @dogsofinstagram

I remember an ecstatic phone call from Ahmed ElShourbagy (yup, that would be my brother) telling me about how he created some dog account on Instagram and how followers were rolling right in. That was nearly three years ago, when @dogsofinstagram first came to life. The now wildly popular account boasts nearly 700,000 followers, making […]