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Singer Mariah Carey says she has bipolar disorder

Singer Mariah Carey says she has bipolar disorder

Mariah Carey told People in an interview that she got the diagnosis when she was hospitalised following an emotional and physical breakdown around the time of her critically panned movie Glitter in 2001.

Cancer treatment made free for all residents in Qatar

Cancer treatment made free for all residents in Qatar

Cancer treatment for all residents in Qatar is now totally free of cost at the Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) oncology department, a senior official has said.

HMC still receiving cancer patients from siege countries

HMC still receiving cancer patients from siege countries

“Several patients are coming from the Gulf states. We are not closing the doors on them. We welcome everyone to come and get treated here,” Dr Mohamed Ussama al-Homsi said.

HMC launches innovative treatment to help smokers quit

HMC launches innovative treatment to help smokers quit

The laser therapy treatment to control tobacco use is being introduced for the first time in Qatar. It is a complementary alternative medicine.

Al Sadd paediatric facility attends to 320,000 cases yearly

Al Sadd paediatric facility attends to 320,000 cases yearly

Dr Khalid Alyafei, emergency physician and programme director, Paediatric Emergency Medicine Fellowship Programme, HMC. clarified that 70% are non-urgent cases who are sent back after providing necessary care.

Novel method for personalised diagnosis of blood cancer

Novel method for personalised diagnosis of blood cancer

The Molecular Diagnostic Kit (MDx), which has been completely funded and developed in Qatar, is a novel technology that provides personalised diagnosis of blood cancer.

HMC provides cutting-edge treatment options for cancer patients

HMC provides cutting-edge treatment options for cancer patients

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is leading the way in providing a range of evidence-based care for patients with cancer.

HBKU organises outreach for breast cancer awareness

HBKU organises outreach for breast cancer awareness

Hamad Bin Khalifa University’s Qatar Biomedical Research Institute is organising, in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a number of community outreach initiatives to shed light on the importance of breast cancer.

Travel plea for conjoined twins in blockaded Gaza

Travel plea for conjoined twins in blockaded Gaza

The twins, whose condition Abu Hamda said was stable, have one shared leg, but separate hearts and lungs.

US approves second gene therapy against cancer

US approves second gene therapy against cancer

US regulators have approved a second form of gene therapy to fight cancer. The treatment, called Yescarta, is the first immunotherapy on the US market for certain kinds of non-Hodgkin lymphoma (NHL) ...

Australian researchers in peanut allergy breakthrough

Australian researchers in peanut allergy breakthrough

Australian researchers have reported a major breakthrough in the relief of deadly peanut allergy with the discovery of a long-lasting treatment they say offers hope that a cure will soon be possible.

UK's Prince Philip leaves hospital in London

UK's Prince Philip leaves hospital in London

Prince Philip, the 96-year-old husband of Britain's Queen Elizabeth, was discharged from hospital on Thursday after treatment for an infection.