Qatar 12th July 2013 : Qatari hospitals have begun receiving scores of patients suffering severe abdominal pains as a result of overeating during the...

DOHA 10th July 2013: The Ambulance Service at Hamad Medical Corporation has added 19 new vehicles to their fleet. These vehicles have been fitted with...

DOHA 7th July 2013: Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) Organ Donation Centre is encouraging people to register as potential organ donors in the holy month...

DOHA 12th June 2013: Qatar will inject a whopping QR38bn into its healthcare system in the next five years, which is a huge increase from its annual spending...

DOHA May 06 : The Advisory Council yesterday approved the draft health insurance law that stipulates that employers of foreign workers across all sectors...

Alongside its annual conference, the National Cancer Institute (NCI) showcased milestones in the history of cancer treatment with a focus on breast cancer...

Doha April 19 : The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has performed more than 180 surgical procedures, including 39 heart surgeries, using robotic techniques...

Berlin 17 April 2013 – Aamal Company Q.S.C. (” Aamal “), one of the GCC’s fastest growing diversified conglomerates, is pleased...

Doha,April,11: Women’s Hospital successfully conducted its first two surgeries last week using robotic techniques. The procedures — both to remove ovarian cysts  — were the first of its kind in the country in which the minimally invasive robotic techniques have been used. A team of surgeons led by Dr Thomas Bossmar, Head of Gynecology and Dr Moayyad Younis, consultant...

Doha April 06 : A new drug for the treatment of endometriosis was introduced in Qatar on Tuesday during a lecture ‘A Stepwise Approach to Managing Endometriosis Pain’ held at Torch Hotel Doha. The new treatment was announced after completing the formal process of registration and licensing with the Supreme Council of Health (SCH). Until the invention of the...

Doha, April 05 – The Supreme Council of Health has announced the first death this year  of a 43 year old Qatari citizen of Influenza A (H1N1). The...

Doha,April,05:Ooredoo has presented Qatar Red Crescent with proceeds from the company’s first ever marathon. More than 1,200 people participated in...

Doha,April,05: Men aged 50 and above have been advised to undergo regular health checks to avoid prostate cancer, as the risk of getting the disease increases with age. Prostate cancer is one of the most common cancers in men. In Qatar, about 63 new patients with prostate cancer are treated every year at HMC’s Urology Section. The importance of regular checks for men...

Doha,April,05:The Torch Doha yesterday joined the Autism Speaks’ “Light It Up Blue 2013” initiative by switching on its 3,780 LED exterior lights...

Doha,April,02:The Sidra Medical and Research Center, member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, is the proud Pearl Sponsor of the Qatar Career Fair 2013. Sidra will provide attendees with information on career opportunities for clinical and non-clinical positions within the hospital. The Sidra booth, located in Hall 8 of the education,...