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Qatar Extends Phase 3 COVID-19 Restrictions for Extra Month

  Health authorities have extended Phase 3. Restrictions imposed as part of Qatar’s Phase 3 will remain in place for the entirety of August, the Ministry of Public Health confirmed on Thursday. Authorities said they will continue to “monitor key performance indicators to ensure a balance between the continuity of providing protection to [...]

August 1st, 2021|

Qatar 100% Self-Sufficient in Blood Supply for a Decade

Hamad Medical Corporation’s (HMC) Qatar Blood Services receives an average of 150-250 blood units from volunteer donors daily and since the beginning of this year, more than 21,073 new donors have been registered, said a senior official. Due to the high number of voluntary blood donors, Qatar is 100 percent [...]

July 13th, 2021|

People Urged to Take Precautions Against Heat-Related Illnesses

Doha: With the rise in temperatures, Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) has advised people to take necessary precautions to safeguard against heat-related illnesses. While sunburn, heat exhaustion and heat stroke can occur at any time of the year, cases of heat-related illnesses are more common in Qatar during the summer months. [...]

July 5th, 2021|

Primary Health Care Corporation Celebrates ‘No Tobacco Day’

Call primary health care corporation at 107 to book appointment for smoking cessation clinic One cigarette a day, is associated with increased health risks and the leading preventable cause of death when stop smoking. In one study of active smokers, over 60% did not believe that they were at an [...]

May 30th, 2021|