Qatar Tribune - Health Medicine

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MOPH and healthcare partners launch Qatar's first guide to cancer services

Tribune News NetworkDohaIn partnership with Hamad Medical Corporation Primary Health Care Corporation Sidra Medicine Qatar Cancer Society National Cancer Program (NCP) and Qatar Red Crescent the Ministry of Publi

Apr 04, 2022
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HMC announces first-ever global partnership between QRI and Atrium Health Carolinas Rehabilitation

The partnership is geared towards helping QRI achieve CARF linked quality accreditationTribune News NetworkDohaQatar Rehabilitation Institute (QRI) has entered

Apr 04, 2022
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MOPH approves fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine

Tribune News NetworkDohaThe Ministry of Public Health has approved the use of a fourth vaccine dose of Pfizer/BioNTech and Moderna COVID-19 vaccines for individuals at high-risk of severe infection. The fo

Apr 04, 2022
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MOPH and healthcare partners launch Qatar's first guide to cancer services

Tribune News NetworkDohaIn partnership with Hamad Medical Corporation Primary Health Care Corporation Sidra Medicine Qatar Cancer Society National Cancer Program (NCP) and Qatar Red Crescent the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) recently launched Qatar's first Guide to Cancer Care Services to make it easier

Apr 04, 2022
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2 monkeypox strains in US suggest possible undetected spread

Genetic analysis of recent monkeypox cases suggests there are two distinct strains in the U.S. health officials said Friday raising the possibility that the virus has been circulating undetected for some time.
Many of the U.S. cases were caused by the same strain as recent cases in Europe but a few samples show a different strain federal

Jun 04, 2022
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Baby formula shortage fuelling spike in milk bank interest

The U.S. baby formula shortage has sparked a surge of interest at milk banks around the U.S. with some mothers offering to donate breast milk and desperate parents calling to see if it&rsquos a solution to keep their babies fed.
It&rsquos a pathway that won&rsquot work for every formula-fed baby especially those with special dietary need

May 14, 2022
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Minister of Public Health visits Qatar’s second lung transplant patient

Tribune News Network
Doha
Minister of Public Health Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari visited Qatar&rsquos second lung transplant recipient who is recovering well from the lifesaving procedure at Hamad Medical Corporation&rsquos (HMC) Hamad General Hospital. 
The male patient a 67-year-old Arab resident who has lived in Qatar his whole life underwent the comp

Jun 22, 2022
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Two medical practitioners booked for working without license in Qatar: MOPH

Tribune News Network
Doha
A physiotherapist and a cupping therapist have been booked for working without license in Qatar the Ministry of Public Health (MOPH) said on Sunday.
The duo were working in a private health facility. Reported by the Ministry of Public Health they have been referred to competent authorities with the Ministry of Interior.  
?The Minis

Jun 19, 2022
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HMC successfully performs highly-specialized 'wide-awake' brain surgery

A team of neurosurgeons at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has successfully performed a highly specialized brain tumor removal procedure resection of a complex brain tumor known as a Glioma. The procedure the first of a kind in Qatar was performed with intra-operative neuro-monitoring and neuropsychological support.
The 40-year-old patient who was wide-awake and conscious during the pro

Jun 19, 2022
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Miracle: Cancer trial results in remission in every patient

A small group of people with rectal cancer just experienced something of a miracle as their cancer simply vanished after an experimental treatment. According to New York Times in a very small clinical trial 18 patients took a drug called Dostarlimab for around six months and in the end every one of them saw their tumours disappear. 
Dostarlimab is a drug with laboratory-produced mo

Jun 08, 2022
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2 monkeypox strains in US suggest possible undetected spread

Genetic analysis of recent monkeypox cases suggests there are two distinct strains in the U.S. health officials said Friday raising the possibility that the virus has been circulating undetected for some time.
Many of the U.S. cases were caused by the same strain as recent cases in Europe but a few samples show a different strain federal health officials said. Each strain had been seen

Jun 04, 2022
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Baby formula shortage fuelling spike in milk bank interest

The U.S. baby formula shortage has sparked a surge of interest at milk banks around the U.S. with some mothers offering to donate breast milk and desperate parents calling to see if it&rsquos a solution to keep their babies fed.
It&rsquos a pathway that won&rsquot work for every formula-fed baby especially those with special dietary needs and it comes with challenges because the countr

May 14, 2022
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Will my child grow out of autism? The question that can't be answered

Tribune News Network
Doha
There is no cure for autism &ndash it is a lifelong condition &ndash said experts at Qatar Foundation during a recent webinar titled &ldquoAutism: Comorbidities and Behavioral Challenges&rdquo but intervention and treatment can improve long-term outcomes especially if diagnosed early.    
The webinar was held as part of a wider se

Apr 27, 2022
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MoPH, partners celebrate World Immunization Week under 'Long Life for All' slogan

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) in cooperation with the Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) the Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) Sidra Medicine and the private health sector celebrates the World Immunization Week during the period from April 24 to 30.
This year&rsquos celebrations are organized under the theme &ldquoA Long Life for All&rdquo which was selected by the World He

Apr 24, 2022
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UK patient had COVID-19 for 505 days straight, study shows

A U.K. patient with a severely weakened immune system had COVID-19 for almost a year and a half scientists reported underscoring the importance of protecting vulnerable people from the coronavirus.
There&rsquos no way to know for sure whether it was the longest-lasting COVID-19 infection because not everyone gets tested especially on a regular basis like this case.
But at 505 day

Apr 23, 2022
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Minister of public health opens Ambulatory Care Center’s state-of-the-art intensive care unit

The 14-bed unit can accommodate paediatric and adult patients requiring specialized intensive care following surgery
Tribune News Network
Doha
Minister of Public Health Her Excellency Dr. Hanan Mohamed Al Kuwari today opened the Ambulatory Care Center&rsquos new intensive care unit. The state-of-the-art new facility is desi

Apr 19, 2022
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Qatar Airways expands Boeing 777X fleet

Tribune News NetworkFarnborough On the second day of the Farnborough International Airshow Qatar Airways announced that its significant order of Boeing 777X aircraft has been expanded to include an impressive 20 Boeing 777-9s.This is in addition to its e

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Turkish Naval Corvette docks at Doha Port on its way to goodwill visit to 24 ports

Ashraf SiddiquiDohaTCG Kinaliada Corvette Naval ship of Turkish Naval Forces docked Tuesday at Doha Port where it was received by Ambassador of Turkiye to Qatar HE Dr Mustafa Goksu Maj Gen Ertunc Ertufanli Armed Forces Attache at the Turkish Embassy Col Ali Cetin a

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Qatar’s historic achievements at Olympics

QNADohaQatar has maintained a strong presence at the Olympic Games since making its debut at the Los Angeles Olympics in 1984. The country has shown significant progress from one edition to the next earning a prominent position among Gulf and Arab nations through the

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Lesha Bank reports net profit of QR54.1 million in H1 2024

Tribune News NetworkDohaLesha Bank on Tuesday announced that the bank reported a net profit of QR54.1 million attributable to the equity holders of the bank a 21 percent growth compared to the corresponding period of last year.During the first half of th

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