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Chronic kidney disease linked to lower IQ in kids

  • 23 February 2018
  • Author: QT2
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Chronic kidney disease linked to lower IQ in kids
Children with chronic kidney disease are more likely to face problems related to attention, visual and verbal memory, besides their declining physical health, finds a study.

C-section, gut bacteria may up obesity risk in kids

  • 23 February 2018
  • Author: QT2
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C-section, gut bacteria may up obesity risk in kids
Babies born to obese women via Caesarean-section (C-section) may be at five times greater risk of turning out overweight by the age of three, a study has found.

Tracing the heart’s electrical signature

  • 22 February 2018
  • Author: QT1
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Tracing the heart’s electrical signature


When, why, and how you might get an electrocardiogram.

‘Don’t wait for symptoms’ ‘Screen For Life’ to embark on Bowel Cancer Awareness Month campaign

  • 20 February 2018
  • Author: QT2
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‘Don’t wait for symptoms’ ‘Screen For Life’ to embark on Bowel Cancer Awareness Month campaign
 ‘Screen For Life’, Qatar’s National Breast and Bowel Cancer Screening program, is launching a month-long awareness drive to mark the international Bowel Cancer Awareness Month in March, reminding people of the importance of the early detection of cancer in saving lives.

Portable paper-based DNA test can rapidly diagnose diseases

  • 19 February 2018
  • Author: QT2
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Portable paper-based DNA test can rapidly diagnose diseases
A team of researchers has developed a mini, portable paper-based DNA test that can rapidly diagnose diseases as well as display results that can be seen with the naked eye, working just like common pregnancy tests.
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