06 May 2017
A vast array of fruit and vegetables have been grown by children learning about health, nutrition, science and sustainability. The students all took part in Project Greenhouse, an initiative from...
19 April 2017
Qatar is currently listed amongst the top 10 countries in the world with the highest prevalence of diabetes followed by the second highest incidence of impaired glucose tolerance. Diet, lifestyle...
16 March 2017
Qatar University’s (QU) Health recently held an awareness event to commemorate the World Kidney Day. Students, staff and faculty from the colleges of Health Sciences (CHS), Medicine (CMED) and...
28 November 2016
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar (WCM-Q) have adapted an international measure used to assess the prevalence of metabolic syndrome - a serious condition linked to diabetes, heart disease...
15 November 2016
Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) and Qatar Metabolic Institute (QMI) will hold an international scientific conference on 25 and 26 November 2016 in Doha, to help local healthcare...
18 June 2016
Patients who have undergone obesity or bariatric surgery need to take special measures if they choose to fast during the Holy Month of Ramadan, according to an expert at Hamad Medical Corporation (...
01 May 2016
The newly formed Qatar Metabolic Institute (QMI) will foster collaboration on clinical, education and research efforts amongst the country’s leading organizations, targeting metabolic diseases such...
22 March 2016
Around 600 healthcare professionals attended the First Qatar International Endocrinology Conference held recently by Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Department of Endocrinology, Diabetes and...
14 January 2016
Obesity, Type 2 diabetes and cardiovascular diseases were the topic of workshops recently organized and hosted by QU College of Medicine (QU-CMED). Professor of public health at the universities of...
13 January 2016
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar (WCM-Q) have made important new discoveries about how fat mass expands, which could help scientists develop new medications to combat obesity. The...
05 October 2015
Healthcare professionals from across the globe convened in Doha to explore the latest strategies for managing patients with obesity at a training symposium hosted by Weill Cornell Medical College in...
22 June 2015
Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is urging residents of Qatar to avoid over-eating during the Holy Month of Ramadan. Senior Consultant of Emergency Medicine, Dr. Saad Abdul Fattah Al Nuaimi (pictured...

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