10 September 2019
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), and the Vatican’s Pontifical Academy for Life have announced a joint symposium titled ‘Religion and Medical...
30 August 2019
Taking note of the cases where youngsters are diagnosed with back and neck pain, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has urged parents to take extra care while choosing school bags for their children. “...
26 August 2019
Last year a team of highly-skilled surgeons at Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) Neurosciences Institute performed Qatar's first endoscopic brain surgery to remove a high-grade tumor located deep in...
24 August 2019
Diabetes remains a major healthcare challenge, not only in the United Kingdom (UK) and Qatar, but globally. Projected increases in diabetes prevalence, coupled with rising healthcare costs, rapidly...
22 August 2019
As the new academic year approaches and a certain amount of school-related anxiety is normal among students, parents need to monitor their children’s behaviour, according to Dr Saleem al-Nuaimi, a...
19 August 2019
Patients with health conditions requiring them to take multiple medications are continuing to benefit from medication-related education and consultations at the pharmacist-led Medication Therapy...
14 August 2019
Sidra Medicine, the specialised hospital for women and children healthcare, which recently launched its paediatric kidney transplant programme, is planning for more transplants in the coming months....
14 August 2019
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has continued to provide smooth delivery of Emergency and essential services across the hospitals despite an increase in number of cases during the ongoing Eid Al Adha...
13 August 2019
A total of 680 emergency cases were reported at Hamad Medical Corporation’s ( HMC) hospitals Sunday, the first day of Eid al-Adha. The paediatric emergency centres reported another 760. The Emergency...
02 August 2019
The Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has emphasised the importance of raising general awareness of the impact of fast food on the health of children and the need for creating healthy food...
02 August 2019
Families have been urged to take regular action for preventive healthcare as it is crucial first step to improve community health. Parents should take their children for regular check-ups as...
30 July 2019
Surgeons from Sidra Medicine, a Qatar Foundation entity, have successfully conducted minimally invasive keyhole brain surgery on a baby born with Hydrocephalus. Hydrocephalus is a condition in which...

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