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Qatar Diabetes Prevention Programme set to begin

Qatar Diabetes Prevention Programme set to begin

The region’s largest diabetes research project, the Qatar Diabetes Prevention Programme (QDPP), is set to begin, following the award of a five-year funding by Qatar Foundation’s Qatar National Research Fund.

International stem cell research org honours HBKU student

International stem cell research org honours HBKU student

A student at the College of Health and Life Sciences (CHLS) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) has received recognition from the International Society for Stem Cell Research

QDA organises conference on family and diabetes

QDA organises conference on family and diabetes

Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation for Education, Science and Community Development, organised a conference on "Family and Diabetes" ...

QDA symposium focuses on diabetes care during Ramadan

QDA symposium focuses on diabetes care during Ramadan

The Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation (QF), and Diabetes and Ramadan International Alliance organised a symposium entitled ‘Diabetes and Ramadan’ in co-operation ...

Camping can aggravate chronic health conditions, HMC cautions

Camping can aggravate chronic health conditions, HMC cautions

With the Qatar camping season now at its peak, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) is urging the public, particularly those who have chronic health conditions such as asthma, diabetes, and heart disease, to take precautions and consult their doctor before going camping.

Sidra Medicine pioneers new diabetes management protocol

Sidra Medicine pioneers new diabetes management protocol

Sidra Medicine, a Qatar Foundation (QF) member, has pioneered a new protocol to help children with type 1 diabetes (T1D) in Qatar.

Air pollution plays significant role in diabetes: study

Air pollution plays significant role in diabetes: study

Air pollution caused one in seven new cases of diabetes in 2016, according to a US study, which found even low levels raised the chances of developing the chronic disease.

Al Wakra Diabetes Pilot: A smart way to fight diabetes

Al Wakra Diabetes Pilot: A smart way to fight diabetes

Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) joined forces in 2016 to implement a pilot project known as ‘The SMART Clinic’.

Women face higher risk from heart diseases

Women face higher risk from heart diseases

While both men and women may share many of the same symptoms of a heart attack, a woman's experience can be very different from a man's and women are more often misdiagnosed.

HMC meet discusses strategies to tackle diabetes threat

HMC meet discusses strategies to tackle diabetes threat

The Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and the National Institute of Diabetes, Obesity and Metabolism hosted Qatar II Diabetes, Endocrinology and Metabolism Conference which was attended by a number of leading experts in endocrinology, obesity, osteoporosis and diabetes.

Educating teachers is key to managing children with diabetes

Educating teachers is key to managing children with diabetes

Community support is an essential part of well-managed diabetes care in children.