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Diabetes hotline receives nearly 9,000 calls since launch in March

Diabetes hotline receives nearly 9,000 calls since launch in March

In response to the Covid-19 pandemic, in mid-March Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) diabetes team extended the hours of operation and scope of services for its diabetes hotline.

HMC, PHCC to run series of educational webinars

HMC, PHCC to run series of educational webinars

As part of the activities taking place across Qatar during Doha Healthcare Week, which will be held from November 8 to 14, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) and Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) will present a series of free informative webinars for the public on important health issues.

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute participates in virtual diabetes symposium

Qatar Biomedical Research Institute participates in virtual diabetes symposium

Members of the Qatar Biomedical Research Institute (QBRI) at Hamad Bin Khalifa University (HBKU) will participate in a virtual symposium organised by the European Association for the Study of Diabetes (EASD).

QF expert advises expectant mothers with diabetes against Covid-19

QF expert advises expectant mothers with diabetes against Covid-19

People with chronic health conditions are highly prone to developing severe complications with Covid-19 and diabetic pregnant women who have contracted the virus are in this high risk category ...

Diabetes hotline receives over 1,800 calls in April: HMC

Diabetes hotline receives over 1,800 calls in April: HMC

In March, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) diabetes care team extended the hours of operation for its diabetes hotline in response to the Covid-19 pandemic ...

Health sector launches remote ‘Covid-19 and Diabetes’ programme to proactively treat vulnerable patients

Health sector launches remote ‘Covid-19 and Diabetes’ programme to proactively treat vulnerable patients

Qatar's health sector has launched the remote ‘Covid-19 and Diabetes’ programme to proactively treat vulnerable patients.

Health ministry assessing safety of diabetes medicine

Health ministry assessing safety of diabetes medicine

The Ministry of Public Health announced that it is in continuous contact with international regulatory bodies to follow up on developments regarding the safety of medicines containing metformin known as 'Glucophage'

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 ...