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Three-person baby born in medical 'revolution'

Three-person baby born in medical 'revolution'

A team of Greek and Spanish doctors announced Thursday the birth of a baby using DNA from three people after a controversial fertility treatment that has provoked intense ethical debate.

Health Minister flags off second edition of QMED

Health Minister flags off second edition of QMED

The second edition of Qatar International Medical Devices and Health Exhibition (QMED) was opened on Monday by HE the Minister of Public Health Dr Hanan Mohamed al-Kuwari ...

International Medical and Health Exhibition set to kick off on Monday

International Medical and Health Exhibition set to kick off on Monday

Qatar's International Medical and Health Exhibition (QMED) will kick off on Monday at Qatar National Convention Center (QNCC) with nearly 40 local and international companies participating in it.

Alfardan Group to launch medical facility in Lusail

Alfardan Group to launch medical facility in Lusail

Alfardan Group has ventured into Qatar’s medical services sector with the launch of Alfardan Medical with Northwestern Medicine (AMNM).

PHCC provide over 3 million medical prescriptions yearly

PHCC provide over 3 million medical prescriptions yearly

The Pharmacy Department at the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has enhanced and integrated several of its services with other healthcare providers in the country.

Dozens treated for breathing problems after raids on Syria's Ghouta

Dozens treated for breathing problems after raids on Syria's Ghouta

Dozens of people were treated for breathing difficulties after air strikes slammed into Syria's Eastern Ghouta late Wednesday, a monitor said, with medics reporting symptoms consistent with a toxic attack.

Over 50 Palestinians died in 2017 awaiting Israeli medical permits: WHO

Over 50 Palestinians died in 2017 awaiting Israeli medical permits: WHO

More than 50 Palestinians died waiting for Israeli visas to travel for medical treatment last year, with only around half of all applications granted, new figures showed Tuesday.

Sidra to receive first inpatient in January 2018; get new name

Sidra to receive first inpatient in January 2018; get new name

Sidra Medical and Research Center, renamed and re-branded as Sidra Medicine, will receive its first inpatient by mid-January next year, it was announced.

Suddenly, more US Democrats back government health care

Suddenly, more US Democrats back government health care

Liberal Senator Bernie Sanders is set to introduce a plan Wednesday for US government-funded health care, an idea that has quickly gained traction among Democrats ...

‘Own your Factory in Qatar in 72 Hours’

‘Own your Factory in Qatar in 72 Hours’

The ‘Own your Factory in Qatar in 72 Hours’ project, a government initiative aimed at fast-tracking the establishment of more manufacturing companies and factories in Qatar ...

The story of how a worm turned... into a bringer of medical miracles

The story of how a worm turned... into a bringer of medical miracles

For centuries, the only use humans found for the lugworm -- dark pink, slimy and inedible -- was on the end of a fish hook.

Sidra audiology service transforms lives of hearing impaired children

Sidra audiology service transforms lives of hearing impaired children

Sidra Medical and Research Center (Sidra) has launched a new hearing aid programme to help hearing impaired children in Qatar.