28 June 2016
Early diagnosis and treatment is extremely important for patients with diabetes as it can significantly reduce the risk of developing complications. Scientists from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)...
26 June 2016
Primary Healthcare Corporation (PHCC) and Action on Diabetes (AoD) – the leading public-private partnership backed by Maersk Oil Qatar, the Ministry of Public Health, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC...
24 June 2016
During Ramadan, diabetic children who are fasting experience blood sugar highs and lows depending on the food they consume, the dose of insulin they take and the amount of physical activity they...
22 June 2016
Diabetes should not prevent people from driving, however, in certain situations diabetics should try and avoid driving and be aware of the hazards that could occur. “One of the most hazardous...
21 June 2016
In recognition of the challenges and risks facing diabetes patients who choose to fast during the Holy Month, Action on Diabetes (AoD) – the leading public-private partnership initiated and supported...
20 June 2016
Approximately 60 doctors from clinics across Qatar and 41 visiting from Pakistan heard the latest advice on how to diagnose and manage diabetes at the International Diabetes Excellence Academy (IDEA...
13 June 2016
Diabetes patients should aim to do at least 30 minutes of physical exercise a day during the Holy Month of Ramadan, according to Professor Abdul-Badi Abou-Samra, Chairman of Medicine at Hamad Medical...
06 June 2016
Decreased food intake during the month of Ramadan is a well-known risk factor for the development of hypoglycemia among individuals with diabetes who choose to fast. Abstention from food and fluids...
22 May 2016
The Diabetes & Ramadan International Alliance in partnership with IDF and Qatar Diabetes Association recently organized the 4th DAR International Alliance congress, with the landmark announcement...
10 May 2016
Action on Diabetes, the leading public-private partnership initiated and funded by Maersk Oil Qatar to tackle diabetes in Qatar, further highlighted its role as one of the leading programmes focused...
10 May 2016
Eight (8) students from Qatar University (QU) medical, human nutrition and biomedical sciences programs collaborated to develop jointly a proposal with the aim to propose ways to halt the rise of...
04 May 2016
The link between diabetes and gum disease was the subject of a recent Academic Health System (AHS) lecture held at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC). The lecture entitled Inflammation in Periodontitis...

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