30 July 2018
With daily temperatures averaging between 35 and 40 degrees Celsius during the summer months, clinicians at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Women’s Wellness and Research Center (WWRC) are reminding...
23 May 2018
Last summer over 270 patients were treated at Hamad General Hospital’s Emergency Department for heat exhaustion and dehydration. Doctors at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) are warning the public...
21 May 2018
Ramadan is that time of the year when festivities are in full swing and when everyone wants to be with family, friends and keep their commitments. Many a times this poses unique challenges for all...
30 May 2017
Patients with chronic kidney disease (CKD) are urged to observe caution if fasting during Ramadan, as abstaining from food and water for long periods increases the risk of dehydration. The month of...
29 May 2017
As Muslims across Qatar begin their fast in observance of the Holy Month of Ramadan, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is urging patients with anemia to take the necessary precautions. Fasting can...
04 December 2016
As Qatar transitions from the hot summer months to the cooler season, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is advising residents to safeguard themselves against common illnesses that usually occur during...
10 June 2016
Nutrition during pregnancy plays an important role in the health of both mother and baby. It is therefore extremely important for pregnant women who are fasting to be aware of how to fast safely. “...
07 September 2015
As many Muslims are traveling to Saudi Arabia to perform Hajj in fulfilment of their religious acts of worship during this period, the Supreme Council of Health (SCH) and Hamad Medical Corporation (...
05 July 2015
With many people traveling to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah as part of their voluntary religious acts of worship during the holy month of Ramadan, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is reminding...
04 July 2015
Parents are cautioned to closely monitor children and adolescents who wish to fast during Ramadan to ensure their health is not negatively impacted by low intake of food and fluids. Many Muslims are...
28 June 2015
Patients with kidney disease are advised to take precautions if they choose to fast during the holy month of Ramadan, Dr. Hassan Al Malki, Nephrology and Transplant Senior Consultant at Hamad Medical...
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