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HMC expert urges moderation for safe, healthy Eid

HMC expert urges moderation for safe, healthy Eid

Moderation and a little extra planning are the keys to a safe and healthy Eid al-Adha, especially for individuals with chronic medical conditions, a dietician at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has said.

Keep home safe for children, HMC specialist tells parents

Keep home safe for children, HMC specialist tells parents

A paediatric emergency medicine specialist at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has reminded parents and caregivers about the importance of supervising young children, as children are at high risk of having an accident, including accidental poisoning.

Drink plenty of water, HMC advises pregnant women

Drink plenty of water, HMC advises pregnant women

With daily temperatures averaging between 35C and 40C during the summer months, clinicians at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)’s Women’s Wellness and Research Center (WWRC) are reminding pregnant women about the importance of drinking water

Lymphedema clinic earns international accolades for HMC

Lymphedema clinic earns international accolades for HMC

Last month a delegation from Qatar participated in two international conferences in the Netherlands, receiving international praise for Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)'s development of a dedicated lymphedema clinic.

Education, awareness and surveillance win Qatar’s fight against hepatitis

Education, awareness and surveillance win Qatar’s fight against hepatitis

Education, increased public awareness and surveillance are the factors contributing to the continued reduction in number of viral hepatitis cases diagnosed in Qatar each year, the Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) said.

HMC Seating and Mobility Service staff treats thousands past year

HMC Seating and Mobility Service staff treats thousands past year

The Al Wakra-based satellite office for Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)'s Home Healthcare Service and the Seating and Mobility Service are continuing to provide community-based care for thousands of patients, one year after their launch.

HMC offers guidelines to combat heat related illness

HMC offers guidelines to combat heat related illness

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has reminded the public to protect themselves and their families, especially young children and the elderly, from illnesses caused by high temperatures and humidity.

HMC holds recruitment day for Qatar-based nurses

HMC holds recruitment day for Qatar-based nurses

HMC said earlier it is looking to recruit graduate midwives and nurses from all specialties who are currently living in Qatar.

HMC diagnoses 1,900 children with hand, foot and mouth disease in six months

HMC diagnoses 1,900 children with hand, foot and mouth disease in six months

More than 1,900 children were diagnosed with hand, foot and mouth disease at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)’s Paediatric Emergency Centres (PEC) between January and June this year, HMC said Saturday.

Follow precautions to prevent allergies summer heat brings in, advises HMC expert

Follow precautions to prevent allergies summer heat brings in, advises HMC expert

Patients with skin and respiratory allergies should take a set of precautions to avoid serious complications during the summer heat and humidity, a senior consultant and Hamad Medical Corporation as well as Sidra Medicine has advised.

Child drowning a major cause of concern, cautions HMC

Child drowning a major cause of concern, cautions HMC

With 15 incidences of near-drowning and two fatalities recorded so far this year at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC)'s Paediatric Emergency Centres, HMC has reminded parents and caregivers about the importance of water safety.

HMC’s LifeFlight bags prestigious European endorsement

HMC’s LifeFlight bags prestigious European endorsement

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has announced that its air ambulance service, LifeFlight, has been re-accredited by the European Aeromedical Institute (EURAMI) for both adult and paediatric critical care.