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130 participants attend HMC physiotherapy review course

130 participants attend HMC physiotherapy review course

Around 130 participants from different countries attended the fifth Qatar Physiotherapy Review Course event organised recently by Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC).

Following crash diets to lose weight risky, warns HMC nutritionist

Following crash diets to lose weight risky, warns HMC nutritionist

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) is urging the public to avoid extreme diets and fad weight loss programmes.

New tax sees notable rise in smokers quitting

New tax sees notable rise in smokers quitting

There has been a marked increase in the number of people quitting smoking after the introduction of excise tax on tobacco products from January 1, a top official of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has stated.

HMC, Q-Post join hands to provide patients with premium services

HMC, Q-Post join hands to provide patients with premium services

Hamad Medical Corporation's (HMC) has signed a partnership agreement with Qatar Post, to provide a number of premium services to patients, including the delivery of medical reports.

Over 2,500 assessed at high-risk genetic oncology screening clinic

Over 2,500 assessed at high-risk genetic oncology screening clinic

Qatar’s first high-risk genetic oncology screening clinic, located at the National Centre for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR) - a member of Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) - has seen an increase in the number of individuals visiting the clinic ...

HMC holds Dietary Guidelines workshop

HMC holds Dietary Guidelines workshop

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Corporate Department of Dietetics and Nutrition organised recently a workshop on the Qatar Dietary Guidelines for clinical dietetics co-ordinators and food service supervisors.

More than 100 cancer patients benefit from HMC's CyberKnife unit

More than 100 cancer patients benefit from HMC's CyberKnife unit

More than one hundred cancer patients have benefited from a state-of-the-art radiosurgery system installed in 2015 at Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) National Center for Cancer Care and Research (NCCCR), HMC said in a statement Sunday.

Al Wakra Hospital Emergency Departments treat 30,000 patients every month

Al Wakra Hospital Emergency Departments treat 30,000 patients every month

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has said that Al Wakra Hospital's three emergency departments treat more than 30,000 patients, while the hospital's various outpatient departments give care to 20,000 patients each month.

HMC to set up new specialised surgery centre

HMC to set up new specialised surgery centre

The Hamad Medical Corporation will establish a specialised surgery centre in the former Women’s Hospital building, a senior doctor said.

HMC to host top international consultants

HMC to host top international consultants

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) will welcome a number of visiting consultants from various medical specialties during the months of January and February.

HMC Physiotherapy Division sees rising number of patients

HMC Physiotherapy Division sees rising number of patients

Upwards of 100,000 and 120,000 patients were received at the orthopaedic division of Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Outpatient Physiotherapy Department during 2017 and 2018 respectively, it was announced Sunday.

HMC urges safe practices during camping season

HMC urges safe practices during camping season

With the camping season now well underway, the Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has urged the public to protect themselves from camping-related illnesses and injuries, many of which are treated by the HMC-run Sealine Medical Clinic located in the south of Qatar near Mesaieed City.