Now that the new coronavirus and COVID-19, the illness it causes, are spreading among other countries, phrases such as “social distancing,” “self-quarantine” and “flattening the curve” are showing up in the media. What do they mean, and how might they apply to you, your family and your community? Self Quarantine [...]
Aster DM Healthcare Qatar has started online consultation and home delivery of medicines among other services to reduce the spread of Covid-19 in the country. “The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has issued several regulations to reduce the spread of Covid-19 in the country in three different modalities. We have [...]
The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) has issued guidelines for safe and effective quarantine at home for people who have exposed to the COVID-19. The Ministry in a video message and guidelines posted on the official website stressed that it is extremely important to follow the rules of home-quarantine. “You [...]
Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine – Qatar (WCM-Q) are hoping they may have found a therapy for multiple types of cancer using a widely-used diabetes drug.
The Children and Adolescent Mental Health (CAHMS) team at Sidra Medicine, a member of Qatar Foundation has issued advice for parents on how to talk to their children about COVID-19, and not to completely downplay the enormity of the situation.
The health authorities have announced that four people have recovered from COVID-19 infection and tested free of the virus. The recovered people are from Jordan, Philippines, Sudan and Iran, officials said yesterday.