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HMC launches innovative free weight loss webinar series

HMC launches innovative free weight loss webinar series

Obesity experts from Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will host a series of four live webinars in Arabic designed to help people lose weight and live healthy lifestyles.

Warning over dangers of burning charcoal, wood inside homes

Warning over dangers of burning charcoal, wood inside homes

As cooler weather conditions begin to set in, an emergency medicine specialist at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has warned the public about the dangers of burning charcoal and wood inside their homes.

HMC’s National Obesity Treatment Center among 'world’s largest'

HMC’s National Obesity Treatment Center among 'world’s largest'

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) National Obesity Treatment Center has continued to expand its care services since opening its doors in 2017 and is today "one of the largest" obesity treatment facilities in the world

Smoking can severely damage lungs, lead to serious health problems

Smoking can severely damage lungs, lead to serious health problems

The Tobacco Control Centre at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has warned smoking is closely linked to lung infections.

Incorrect use of antibiotics make infections harder to treat

Incorrect use of antibiotics make infections harder to treat

To recognise World Antimicrobial Awareness Week from 18 to 24 November, experts at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) are advising the public that incorrect use, especially overuse, of antibiotics is making a growing number of infections harder to treat.

1,800 stroke patients treated so far this year, says HMC

1,800 stroke patients treated so far this year, says HMC

Despite the emergence of Covid-19 in Qatar, Hamad Medical Corporation’s Stroke Service has continued to provide safe and effective care for all patients with a confirmed or suspected stroke

Smoking can cause Type 2 diabetes, says HMC experts

Smoking can cause Type 2 diabetes, says HMC experts

Smokers are more likely to develop type 2 diabetes than non-smokers, according to Dr Ahmad al-Mulla, head of Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Centre.

HMC wins top award in response to Covid-19 pandemic

HMC wins top award in response to Covid-19 pandemic

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has won the Elite Hospital Award as part of the Arab Hospitals Federation Gold Initiative, which aimed to showcase the efforts of healthcare providers across the region during the Covid-19 pandemic.

HMC official cautions of laxity against Covid-19

HMC official cautions of laxity against Covid-19

A top healthcare official has warned against laxity in adherence to the precautionary measures against Covid-19, noting that it can lead to more cases.

HMC provides optimal cancer care during Covid-19

HMC provides optimal cancer care during Covid-19

The medical director of Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) National Center for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR) says the delivery of high-quality care for patients with cancer during the pandemic has been challenging. However, he says NCCCR cancer services have remained fully operational with day car

Al Wakra Hospital introduces Acute Pain Management Service for surgical and burns patients

Al Wakra Hospital introduces Acute Pain Management Service for surgical and burns patients

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Al Wakra Hospital has introduced a new service aimed at improving acute pain management in surgical patients and patients with burn injuries.

QU-Health, HMC join hands for webinar series on research skills

QU-Health, HMC join hands for webinar series on research skills

Experts from Qatar University-Health (QU-H) and Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) have collaborated to design and deliver a comprehensive CPD research series