09 December 2018
Sidra Medicine opened the fourth annual Functional Genomics Symposium today with an update on data collected from the 12,000 genomes sequenced as part of the Qatar Genome Program (QGP). Following the...
01 September 2018
A study by researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) has shed new light on the relationship between diabetes risk factors and microvascular complications that can lead to blindness, kidney...
19 October 2017
Minister of Public Health H E Dr Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari has said that 30 percent of smokers who quit smoking in 2016 through smoking cessation clinics succeeded in eliminating the habit in Qatar....
27 August 2017
Dr. Walid Qoronfleh, Director of Research and Policy at the World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), has co-authored a chapter of a book that takes an in-depth look at cancers of the mouth, known...
30 October 2016
As part of Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) activities to mark this year’s World Stroke Day on 29 October, the healthcare provider’s stroke experts are reinforcing the importance of knowing the...
24 November 2014
A diabetes expert at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is cautioning the public that the signs and symptoms of the disease are often missed, underscoring the need to understand the risk factors and get...
22 September 2014
A collaborative study conducted by Weill Cornell Medical College in Qatar (WCMC-Q) and Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) has found that up to 4.2 per cent of secondary school students could be...
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