11 December 2014
The Maternity Unit at Women’s Hospital – a member of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) - has successfully implemented an educational initiative aimed at promoting breastfeeding in the hospital. Titled...
10 December 2014
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a global initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), is lending its support to the first ever Universal Health...
07 December 2014
Complementary and alternative medicines are used by almost 40 percent of middle-aged Arabic women living in Qatar, according to a study conducted by Weill Cornell Medical College researchers in Doha...
22 November 2014
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has commemorated the World Day of Remembrance for Road Traffic Victims (WDR), raising awareness about prevention of road traffic injuries (RTIs) and deaths on Qatar’s...
17 November 2014
As the World Health Organization (WHO) celebrated the International Diabetes Day earlier this week, RasGas Company Limited (RasGas) will hold its third annual Healthy Food Week running from November...
10 November 2014
In recognition of World Diabetes Day, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will host a series of events during November to increase awareness of diabetes risk factors, symptoms and prevention. Created in...
26 October 2014
During ‘Pink October’ UCQ nursing students and alumni have been active in the community in support of Breast Cancer Awareness. These projects helped bring the message to ‘Be Breast Aware’ to...
14 October 2014
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will host the Second International Conference on Water-pipe Tobacco Smoking Research from 26 - 27 October. The conference is being organized by HMC’s Smoking Cessation...
01 October 2014
The World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH), a global initiative of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development (QF), has appointed Stephen Colagiuri, Professor of Metabolic...
01 October 2014
Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Women’s Hospital is continuing to raise awareness of gynecological cancers, such as ovarian cancer, among women in Qatar, by advising them to watch out for unusual...
30 September 2014
New research led by Crista Crittenden, visiting assistant professor of psychology at Carnegie Mellon University in Qatar, will for the first time show the impact of social integration on pulmonary...
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...

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