22 January 2019
World renowned experts on ethics, Islam, Christianity, and medicine are gathering 22-23 January at Georgetown University in Qatar (GU-Q) in Education City to discuss the bioethics of caring for those...
25 February 2018
Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are a leading cause of death in Qatar and the number one cause of death globally. While both men and women may share many of the same symptoms of a heart attack, a...
30 September 2017
According to the Qatar National Cancer Registry at the Ministry of Public Health, 16.2 percent of breast cancer cases diagnosed in Qatar are in women aged between 45 and 49 years old. Breast cancer...
16 September 2017
Sepsis is a serious illness and can lead to a life threatening condition called septic shock. The condition is an extreme response triggered by an infection and if untreated can lead to shock, organ...
27 March 2017
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Communicable Diseases Center (CDC), the region’s first hospital dedicated to the identification and treatment of infectious diseases, is leading the fight against...
25 March 2017
Heart attacks are one of the major causes of death in Qatar each year, with numerous patient admissions to Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Heart Hospital for this and other heart-related conditions...
10 February 2017
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has issued a warning to the public about the danger of carbon monoxide poisoning from burning wood or charcoal indoors or in an enclosed space. Carbon monoxide is a...
04 February 2017
In recognition of World Cancer Day (WCD 2017), Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) today joins a worldwide initiative to raise awareness of cancer among the general public in order to save lives and...
16 June 2016
On the 400th anniversary of Shakespeare’s death, Vodafone and the British Library have made some of the earliest and rarest editions of Shakespeare’s plays available to all, allowing people to...
22 November 2015
International traffic medicine experts have lauded Qatar’s leadership role on road safety after the completion of a world congress in Doha which looked at a range of solutions to high death and...
09 August 2015
As temperatures and humidity continue to soar, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is again urging families to pay attention to their children’s safety around swimming pools, the sea and other sources of...
28 February 2014
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Ambulance Service responded to emergency calls after an explosion at a restaurant in a shopping complex in Al Duhail this morning.  Working together with agencies...
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