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WCM-Q graduates highest number of Qatari doctors in its history

WCM-Q graduates highest number of Qatari doctors in its history

Thirty-four graduates received their Cornell University MD degrees at a ceremony at Sheraton Doha in the presence of their family, friends and WCM-Q faculty and staff.

Doctors across Zimbabwe go on strike over pay, drug shortages

Doctors across Zimbabwe go on strike over pay, drug shortages

Doctors at public hospitals across Zimbabwe have gone on strike and will not return to work until the government meets their demands for better pay and working conditions ...

Indian doctors suspended after severed leg used as pillow

Indian doctors suspended after severed leg used as pillow

Administrators at the government-run hospital in Uttar Pradesh state vowed "strict action" after images emerged showing the patient on a stretcher with the amputated limb being used as a headrest.

Tens of thousands stranded by Sri Lanka doctors' strike

Tens of thousands stranded by Sri Lanka doctors' strike

Tens of thousands of patients have been left in the lurch by a doctor-led strike at Sri Lanka's state-run hospitals, a consumer rights group said Saturday.

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

Baby with eight limbs gets new lease on life in India

A baby born with eight limbs, including two protruding from his stomach, has undergone surgery in India to successfully remove the extra arms and legs, in an operation being hailed as a world first.

Indian PM asks doctors to treat pregnant women for free

Indian PM asks doctors to treat pregnant women for free

Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi called on doctors to give up 12 days a year to treating poor, pregnant women free of charge, in a speech to mark the anniversary of his government's second year in power.

German doctors blast Lufthansa over 2015 Germanwings crash

German doctors blast Lufthansa over 2015 Germanwings crash

The head of Germany’s doctors’ association has lashed out at both Lufthansa and aviation regulators

Doctors raise concerns after elderly Indian woman gives birth

Doctors raise concerns after elderly Indian woman gives birth

Doctors in India on Wednesday raised ethical and health concerns after a woman gave birth to her first child in her 70s, following two years of IVF treatment.

Over 500 expat workers get free medical check-ups

Over 500 expat workers get free medical check-ups

More than 500 low-income expatriate workers benefited from free medical check-ups, awareness campaign and other services at a medical camp organised by the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) in Mesaieed.

Happiness can break your heart: doctors

Happiness can break your heart: doctors

Joyful events - the birth of a child, a big win by your team - can trigger a dangerous condition called the "broken heart syndrome", doctors and researchers reported.

Thousands of doctors stage anti-police protest in Cairo

Thousands of doctors stage anti-police protest in Cairo

Thousands of Egyptian doctors demonstrated in Cairo on Friday in a rare protest at what rights groups call police impunity after two doctors were alleged to have been assaulted in a hospital in the city last month.

Govt urged to end dispute as junior doctors strike

Govt urged to end dispute as junior doctors strike

Hospital bosses yesterday called for the government to end the bitter dispute with junior doctors, saying: “We can’t carry on like this.”