14 November 2018
On the second day of the 2018 edition of the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation, 23-time Olympic gold medalist Michael Phelps delivered a keynote speech to...
15 May 2018
Ramadan offers an ideal opportunity to jump start a healthy lifestyle by following a low-calorie diet and exercising, which help tackle some serious long-term complications for patients with chronic...
13 April 2018
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has convened a team of global mental health experts to prepare a special report on anxiety and depression, to be...
17 May 2017
Depression and ways to treat it were discussed by a leading psychiatrist as members of the public were invited to Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) for the latest installment of the Ask the Expert...
11 April 2017
Speaking up and seeking help early will assist those living with depression to get better, return to their normal activities and prevent life-long mental disability, said Dr. Majid Al Abdulla,...
06 April 2017
Qatar University College of Health Sciences (QU-CHS) organized on April 5 a community outreach event to mark the 2017 World Health Organization Day. Themed “Depression: let us talk”, the event aimed...
05 November 2016
A former nursing professor at the University of Calgary in Qatar (UCQ), Dr. Tam Donnelly, worked with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) researchers to publish a study finding that Arab women...
08 May 2016
New mothers who are able to utilize the support of family and friends are better able to cope with the stressful period following the arrival of their baby, and are less likely to develop postpartum...
27 July 2015
In view of the stress felt by expatriate workers who have to live away from their families for long durations, some residents have called for counselling centres across the country, especially in...
06 July 2015
Fasting in the month of Ramadan has many advantages for individuals living with psychological disorders such as mild degrees of depression, anxiety, and insomnia as fasting, and the spiritual and...
28 September 2014
As part of an ongoing mental health awareness campaign, Dr. Hanan Derby, Senior Consultant Psychiatrist at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has urged parents to be aware that depression can and does...
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