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Pandemic sees surge in smokers seeking help to quit

Despite the stresses and worries brought on by the COVID-19 pandemic, more people in Qatar have been signing up to quit smoking with Hamad Medical Corporation’s help. With job and salary loss, travel restrictions and...

All you need to know about the new guidelines for travel to and from Qatar

by Sahar ElKabbash Travel restrictions on incoming passengers have been reviewed by the government of Qatar, with hotel quarantine largely lifted and a list of ‘low risk’ countries published. Amends to Qatar’s previous travel restrictions and...

Here’s how to get a COVID-19 test in Qatar

By Menatalla Ibrahim & Hazar Kilani Even though Qatar’s lockdown restrictions are easing up, the probability of you encountering the COVID-19 virus remains very high. Here’s what to expect if you need to take a...

Majority of adults and youngsters in the region are unhealthy warns research

By Sara Abadi Half of adults and 75% of youngsters fail to meet international exercise recommendations, Weill Cornell Medicine research finds. Researchers at Weill Cornell Medicine-Qatar have published a study on the prevalence of sedentary behaviour...

Qatar and Italy collaborate on potential COVID-19 treatment

by Sahar ElKabbash Partnership researches how plasma from recovered COVID-19 patients could provide long-awaited treatment. Photo of samples being loaded onto the military aircraftPlasma from recovered COVID-19 patients in Qatar has been flown to Italy, where it...

Dietician Fatma Ben Brahim on keeping healthy at home under lockdown

By Mariam Versyani Doha News speaks to Fatma Ben Brahim, a clinical and sport dietitian and dietary guideline trainer in Qatar, about how to keep healthy at home during the COVID-19 pandemic. During these unusual times,...
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