19 April 2017
Qatar is currently listed amongst the top 10 countries in the world with the highest prevalence of diabetes followed by the second highest incidence of impaired glucose tolerance. Diet, lifestyle...
28 March 2017
The possible anti-aging and anti-cancer effects of the most widely used diabetes medication in the world were discussed at the latest installment of Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Grand...
05 March 2017
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Nephrology Division, in collaboration with the Corporate Communications Department, is organizing a series of events to mark World Kidney Day. Held on 9 March, the...
08 February 2017
Through its ongoing collection of genome samples and information about the health and lifestyles of local populations, Qatar Biobank is creating a path towards personalised medicine that will promote...
29 January 2017
An official at Hamad Medical Corporation is reminding diabetics about the importance of inspecting their feet every day, adding that annual checkups with the podiatry clinic are an important part of...
28 November 2016
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have adapted an international measure used to assess the prevalence of metabolic syndrome - a serious condition linked to diabetes, heart disease...
24 November 2016
Qatar University College of Health Sciences (QU-CHS) faculty and students yesterday organized and participated in a community outreach event as part of activities to mark World Diabetes Day. Themed “...
16 November 2016
An animated series entitled Rashid: Living With Type 1 Diabetes aimed to uphold the rights of children with Type 1 diabetes has been awarded a Telly Award for Film/Video at the 37th Annual Telly...
15 November 2016
Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) and Qatar Metabolic Institute (QMI) will hold an international scientific conference on 25 and 26 November 2016 in Doha, to help local healthcare...
14 November 2016
Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, the Minister of Public Health, visited a diabetes screening stand at Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) Hamad General Hospital today, raising awareness...
02 October 2016
Having diabetes increases your risk of developing coronary heart disease. According to Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Chair of Internal Medicine, Professor Abdul-Badi Abou-Samra, almost two thirds...
27 September 2016
Attending a birthday party, or a sleepover, requires a bit more planning when you are the parent of a child with diabetes. Advance preparations, having a ‘Plan B’ and extra communication with the...

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