28 February 2018
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), is bringing together a group of leading healthcare experts to produce a special report on the role of nursing in...
18 February 2018
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), an initiative of Qatar Foundation (QF), has announced that ‘Islamic Ethics and Palliative Care’ will be one of nine research topics that will form the...
16 January 2018
This week Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari, the Minister of Public Health, officially inaugurated Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) new Tobacco Control Center. Commenting on the...
25 November 2017
To raise awareness of obesity - a condition where a person has accumulated so much body fat that it could have a negative effect on their health - Al Wakra Hospital (AWH) will host a three-day event...
07 November 2017
Simple interventions and appropriate medications are the key to preventing pneumonia, says an expert at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC).  Pneumonia is a form of acute respiratory infection which the...
02 November 2017
According to the World Health Organization’s International Agency for Research on Cancer, gynecologic cancers account for 19 percent of the 5.1 million estimated new cancer cases diagnosed each year...
15 October 2017
Increasingly more people are talking about mental wellness in the workplace and the importance of psychological well-being in relation to overall health. In recognition of this, the theme of this...
26 September 2017
Individuals living with mental health issues continue to be misunderstood, discriminated against, and stigmatized by society. In the Middle East, a perceived lack of societal support and...
01 August 2017
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is continuing to support the World Health Organization’s (WHO) first global health sector strategy to eliminate viral hepatitis by 2030 through raising awareness and...
28 July 2017
The results of the early screening of hepatitis C, carried out by the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) in cooperation with the Primary Health Care Corporation, has shown significant reduction in the...
15 July 2017
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) has published a report highlighting the need for relevant agencies to work collaboratively when building a national policy that supports people with...
15 May 2017
An in-depth study by researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) has shed light on the factors affecting oral health in Qatar. The WCM-Q team analyzed data from the STEPS survey conducted in...

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