27 February 2018
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Head of Clinical and Metabolic Genetics says early detection is the key to successfully managing rare conditions like Homocystinuria,  a serious genetic disease...
25 February 2018
Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are a leading cause of death in Qatar and the number one cause of death globally. While both men and women may share many of the same symptoms of a heart attack, a...
05 February 2018
Childhood diabetes and the best ways to diagnose and manage the disease were the subject of the latest installment of Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar’s (WCM-Q) Grand Rounds lecture series. The talk,...
21 January 2018
In recent weeks, as temperatures have continued to drop, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) five Pediatric Emergency Centers (PECs) have seen an increase in the number of patients presenting with cold...
16 January 2018
Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) has launched a month-long campaign titled ‘ Darbek Khadar’ , The campaign aims to raising awareness about cervical cancer, emphasizing the need for its early screening and...
14 January 2018
Officials at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) are asking members of the public not to visit friends and family in hospital if they are unwell. HMC's Deputy Chief Medical Officer and Head of Infectious...
19 December 2017
A leading researcher at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) has published a paper highlighting the risk of misdiagnosing diabetic neuropathy, a common diabetes-related complication. Dr. Rayaz Malik...
13 November 2017
According to Ms. Manal Othman, Director of Diabetes Education at HMC, while many of the symptoms of Type 1 and Type 2 diabetes are the same in both men and women, some indicators and complications of...
30 September 2017
According to the Qatar National Cancer Registry at the Ministry of Public Health, 16.2 percent of breast cancer cases diagnosed in Qatar are in women aged between 45 and 49 years old. Breast cancer...
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...
26 July 2017
Adverse drug reactions can range from minor side effects to life-threatening conditions. As part of its Allergy and Immunology Awareness Program (AIAP), Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is advising...
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...

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