23 March 2020
In the wake of the current global outbreak of COVID-19, we ask experts at QEERI, part of Hamad Bin Khalifa University, to explain how the virus is spread, what can be done to reduce our risk of...
06 March 2020
Ministry of Public Heakth (MoPH) has released comprehensive information about COVID 2019. Here are all the things you need to know: What is coronavirus disease (covid-19)? COVID-19 is a new strain of...
11 December 2018
New ways to treat illness by targeting therapies at the microbes living in the human gut were discussed at the latest installment of Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Grand Rounds lecture series...
15 July 2018
Coxsackievirus, and the related hand, foot, and mouth disease, is a major cause of illness in infants and young children, with incidents of the condition spiking during the summer months. Between...
19 February 2018
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Dr. Mohamed Abu Khattab, is advising residents who are experiencing signs of illness after traveling outside the country to seek medical attention, particularly if...
30 January 2018
A new program that helps children to understand their illness and adjust to being in hospital has been introduced at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Wakra Hospital. The play therapy program is...
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...
25 January 2017
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) today officially opened Bayt Aman, a care facility for expatriate laborers who are in the final stages of recovery following illness and waiting to return to their...
24 August 2015
During this season of extreme heat and humidity, elderly people are at a particularly higher risk of developing heat-related illnesses and need special care and attention, according to a geriatrics...
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