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MoPH highlights importance of oral health

MoPH highlights importance of oral health

The health authorities in Qatar aim to lower dental caries by 25% in children by 2022, a top official of the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has said.

Ministry launches allergy and asthma smartphone service

Ministry launches allergy and asthma smartphone service

The Ministry of Public Health's Supreme Committee for Healthcare Communications has launched a new smartphone service, as part of the "Qatar Health" app, to provide the public with information about asthma and allergies.

Smokers urged to kick the habit for New Year

Smokers urged to kick the habit for New Year

To minimise the impacts of smoking and other tobacco use, the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has urged smokers to quit the habit as a New Year resolution.

Lifestyle management crucial in diabetes treatment in Qatar

Lifestyle management crucial in diabetes treatment in Qatar

Qatar's Weill Cornell Medicine (WQCM-Q) organised a lecture about diabetes, its treatment and its proliferation across the globe, especially stem cells in the presence of students and professionals in health care professions.

Ministry launches tobacco control awareness drive

Ministry launches tobacco control awareness drive

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has launched a campaign to raise awareness about Law Number 10 of 2016 on the control of tobacco and its derivatives.

National campaign sees 100,000 people getting flu vaccination

National campaign sees 100,000 people getting flu vaccination

The Ministry of Public Health announced that 100,000 people have been vaccinated as part of the national campaign for vaccination against seasonal influenza, which started three months ago and is still continuing.

Three new health centres of excellence planned

Three new health centres of excellence planned

The Ministry of Public Health has a plan to create three new health centres of excellence in select specialties, a source from the medical sector has told local Arabic daily Arrayah.

Breast cancer survival rate in Qatar is 82.3%, says ministry

Breast cancer survival rate in Qatar is 82.3%, says ministry

The survival rate from malignant breast cancer in Qatar from 2013 to 2015 was at 82.3%, according to the Ministry of Public health (MoPH).

Qatar plans to reduce tobacco consumption by 30% in 4 years

Qatar plans to reduce tobacco consumption by 30% in 4 years

The Ministry of Public Health has confirmed that it is working with its partners to reduce tobacco consumption in Qatar by 30% by 2022 and identified it as a national target within the National Health Strategy 2018-2022.

Diabetes awareness programme launched, survey to start mext month

Diabetes awareness programme launched, survey to start mext month

Qatar will start a new survey on diabetes from next month, an official from the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) said Monday. The MoPH has also launched a four-phase diabetes awareness programme, for two years.

MoPH urges parents to vaccinate children against flu

MoPH urges parents to vaccinate children against flu

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), along with Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) and Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), is encouraging parents to ensure their young ones are vaccinated against flu as influenza can cause serious complications, especially in those aged between six months and five yea

Public Health Ministry organises workshop to combat influenza

Public Health Ministry organises workshop to combat influenza

Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), in collaboration with World Health Organisation (WHO), organised a workshop and simulation exercise on influenza.