23 June 2016
Many kidney patients are able to fast during Ramadan provided they take the necessary precautions. Dr. Ahmed Hamdi, Consultant at Hamad General Hospital said before making a decision to fast for the...
22 June 2016
Diabetes should not prevent people from driving, however, in certain situations diabetics should try and avoid driving and be aware of the hazards that could occur. “One of the most hazardous...
22 June 2016
Despite this year’s Holy Month of Ramadan falling upon one of the hottest summer months in Qatar, there has been no significant increase in the total number of patients visiting the Emergency...
21 June 2016
People with anemia are generally able to observe fasting during Ramadan as long as they are careful and control their diet appropriately, says Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Nutrition Specialist,...
21 June 2016
The Association of the State of Kuwait concerned with Women's Affairs in the Arab Gulf States has recently recognized Mrs. Amira Al Eshaq (pictured), Acting Head of Psychology at the Psychiatry...
21 June 2016
Over 300 healthcare professionals from across Qatar recently gathered at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) for the Second Clinical Imaging Quality Day (CIQD). The one-day event was organized by HMC’s...
20 June 2016
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) presented its evidence-based research to nearly 200 health policy experts at a global forum hosted by Health Affairs in Washington DC on 14thJune. Health...
19 June 2016
The Asian Football Confederation AFC and ASPETAR have today resolved to close a knowledge gap in promoting the most popular game on the continent. Club representatives have met with ASPETAR...
18 June 2016
Patients who have undergone obesity or bariatric surgery need to take special measures if they choose to fast during the Holy Month of Ramadan, according to an expert at Hamad Medical Corporation (...
17 June 2016
Home monitoring of blood glucose levels is considered to be one of the most important tasks for diabetics, especially during the Holy Month of Ramadan. “All fasting diabetics are advised to carry out...
16 June 2016
Ramadan is a real opportunity for the renewal of cells and stimulating the action of our cells, says Zohair Al Arabi, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Nutritionist. “During fasting, our bodies...
16 June 2016
Aspetar – the leading specialised orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital – together with the Asian Football Confederation (AFC) has successfully organised and delivered a three-day physiotherapy...

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