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Health Care

Heavier babies more likely to develop childhood allergies

Parents, take note. Researchers have found that heavier babies are more likely to suffer childhood food allergies or eczema. For the study, published in the Journal of Allergy and Clinical Immunology, the research team carried out a systematic review assessing past studies in humans. After screening more than 15,000 studies, [...]

October 17th, 2019|

Have you become more concerned about health?

Source: Gulf Times After she broke her neck in a car accident at age 28, Renee Tucker’s doctors told her that her newly repaired spine would never be as strong as it was before. Another accident could paralyse her. She’s not allowed to run or ride on roller [...]

October 15th, 2019|

Mild head injuries from sports may affect blood-brain barrier

An international team of researchers has found that adolescent and adult athletes who have had mild head injuries showed signs of damage to their blood-brain barrier, despite not reporting having concussions. The blood-brain barrier (BBB) is a border that stops potential toxins and germs in the blood circulating around the [...]

October 13th, 2019|

Ministry of Public Health launches mental health awareness campaign

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH), along with Qatar’s leading healthcare providers, has launched a public awareness campaign to educate the public about mental health and to remove the stigma associated with mental health conditions. The MoPH is collaborating with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC), Sidra [...]

October 10th, 2019|