08 September 2014
Parents and schools can play a key role in curbing childhood obesity, which is growing at an alarming rate and has become one of the most serious health concerns across the world, according to Hamad...
02 September 2014
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Women’s Hospital will, in September, join Globe-athon - a worldwide movement that aims to build community awareness of cancers affecting women. Globe-athon, which...
31 August 2014
Qatar Red Crescent (QRC) was one of the first organisations to respond to the emergency appeal issued by the International Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent (IFRC) last week to raise...
19 July 2014
With many people travelling to Saudi Arabia to perform Umrah as part of their religious obligations during the holy month of Ramadan, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has highlighted a number of...
02 July 2014
The Kulluna for Health and Safety initiative has re-launched its successful health awareness campaign “Kulluna for a Healthy Heart” at the City Center Doha and the campaign was also simultaneously...
11 June 2014
Al Khalij Commercial Bank (al khaliji) Q.S.C., recently organized a successful blood donation campaign in association with Hamad Medical Corporation the “Blood Donor Center”, which took place at the...
06 June 2014
In celebration of the World Environment Day, The Youth Company (TYC), under the patronage of the Ministry of Environment (MoE), organised the #TalkDirty Environment and Sustainability forum, on...
02 June 2014
A host of international experts in nursing and midwifery have attended the International Public Sector Nursing Leaders Forum and the Fifth Meeting of Nursing Leaders held in Geneva. Delegates from...
31 May 2014
The State of Qatar celebrates the World No Tobacco Day (WNTD) which falls on May 31 each year, under the slogan (increase taxes on tobacco).   The Supreme Council of Health (SCH) will implement a...
26 May 2014
A study conducted by Al Wakra Hospital’s Prosthodontics Consultant, Dr. Mohamed Sultan Al Darwish, has found that dental caries (tooth decay or cavity) is the leading oral health issue affecting...
19 May 2014
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is urging the public to take care when using antiviral and antibiotic medications in order to avoid antimicrobial resistance (AMR), which currently constitutes a major...
10 May 2014
The Qatari capital Doha has been placed among the top 20 cities with the highest pollution levels in the world, according to data released by World Health Organisation (WHO). Indian cities occupied...

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