Gulf Times - Tobacco-Control-Center
HMC, Glasgow University to study anti-smoking campaigns’ effectiveness

HMC, Glasgow University to study anti-smoking campaigns’ effectiveness

A joint study between Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center and the University of Glasgow in Scotland is examining the impact of anti-smoking advertising campaigns in Qatar and the UK on teenagers in both countries.

Dissuades them young: Schools witness anti-smoking campaign

Dissuades them young: Schools witness anti-smoking campaign

As part of efforts to discourage young people from taking up the habit of tobacco use in Qatar, Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center has launched an anti-smoking campaign in local schools.

3,600 seek HMC help to quit smoking

3,600 seek HMC help to quit smoking

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Tobacco Control Center is seeing more and more patients who want to stop smoking, with more than 3,600 patient visits to the Smoking Cessation Clinic recorded over the past year. About 40% of those who seek treatment are considered heavy smokers, smoking more than 3

Qatar Cyclists Center organises ‘Women on Wheels’

Qatar Cyclists Center organises ‘Women on Wheels’

More than 300 women and children joined the first ladies only cycling day, ‘Women on Wheels’ on Thursday.