HMC sees 754 emergency gastro cases on second day of Eid May 26, 2020 0 714 12345 Hamad Medical Corporation’s Hamad General Hospital (HGH) and Al Wakrah Hospital Emergency Departments received 754 cases on the second day of Eid Al Fitr on Monday. A majority of the cases were related to the gastrointestinal tract due to change in food habits following the Holy Month of Ramadan. The HGH received 539 cases (364 males and 175 females), while Al Wakrah Hospital attended to 215 cases (150 males and 65 females). There were only 30 admissions in total at both the hospitals. There were no critical cases. It is worth to note that these cases are not related to novel coronavirus disease. —Catherine W Gichuki RELATED ARTICLES Amir congratulates King of Jordan May 26, 2020 0 6971 Qatar distributes 50,000 food kits to expat communities to celebrate Eid May 26, 2020 0 3817 Qatar sees record 1,193 COVID-19 recoveries in a day May 26, 2020 0 6268 Qatar condemns southern Somalia explosion Qatar has condemned the explosion that targeted a gathering to celebrate Eid Al Fitr, north of Baidoa in southern Somalia, killing and injuring many people. In a statement on Monday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs .. I received the best care to beat COVID-19: Iraqi doctor Catherine W Gichuki Doha A specialist paediatric surgeon at Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), who beat coronavirus, has praised the excellent medical care he received for his recovery. Dr Muthana al Salihi, an Iraqi .. Gulf dispute poses a challenge to march of GCC: Secy-Gen QNA Riyadh The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) Secretary-General Dr Nayef Falah Mubarak al Hajraf has underlined that the GCC had been facing many challenges during the past four decades. It has witnessed many ..