02 September 2014
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Women’s Hospital will, in September, join Globe-athon - a worldwide movement that aims to build community awareness of cancers affecting women. Globe-athon, which...
01 September 2014
Since a healthy lifestyle is an essential part of preventing and managing diabetes, the Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Senior Consultant - Endocrine and Diabetes, Dr. Amin Ahmed Jayyousi, is...
30 August 2014
Exclusive breastfeeding throughout a baby's first year, and beyond, provides safeguard against common childhood infections and reduce rates of admission to hospital for treatment of infections,...
29 August 2014
The Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning has scotched rumours about contamination of subsidised milk distributed to Qataris through rations (Tamween). The ministry said all stocks of milk...
29 August 2014
The Ministry of Municipality and Urban Planning has launched a massive awareness campaign, urging people to check the freshness of meat and fish before buying.  Apart from the public plea, hoardings...
28 August 2014
Hamad General Hospital’s (HGH) Department of Orthopedic Surgery will be hosting two expert surgeons from the UK’s Oxford University Hospitals NHS Trust in September. Dr Duncan Whitwell, Consultant...
26 August 2014
The National Cancer Program (NCP), a collaboration between the Supreme Council of Health, Hamad Medical Corporation and Primary Health Care Corporation, recently released two videos featuring...
25 August 2014
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a global initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), has appointed L Suzanne Suggs (pictured), PhD, MS, CHES,...
24 August 2014
With the recent spike in humidity across the country, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is urging residents to take extra precautions and safeguard themselves against heat illnesses such as heat...
24 August 2014
The Trauma Surgery Section at Hamad General Hospital’s Department of Surgery was recently awarded two National Priorities Research Program (NPRP) grants worth over US$1.7 million. The NPRP is the...
21 August 2014
The Supreme Council of Health (SCH) has reviewed Qatar’s preparedness to meet the threat posed by the Ebola Virus Disease (EVD) at a joint meeting  attended by the Committee for International Health...
19 August 2014
Qatar Primary Health Care Corporation will soon introduce a Clinical Information System (CIS) at Gharafa Health Centre. The corporation has completed the implementation of its first phase at Al Khor...

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