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Qatar health expert joins WHO team in Wuhan to investigate COVID-19 origins

Health experts from Qatar are among a World Health Organisation team of 13 specialists sent to conduct joint research with Chinese scientists. A Qatari expert is among a team of World Health Organization (WHO) experts...

Here’s what’s up with WhatsApp’s recent privacy changes – and how to get away from the app

WhatsApp made headlines this week after announcing a controversial decision to force users to share data with its parent company, Facebook. WhatsApp is back in the news this week following another privacy-related scandal. The Facebook-owned...

People urged to register for health card to get COVID-19 vaccine

Public can visit a PHCC branch or go online to register for a health card.   The first batch of the coronavirus vaccine by German firm BioNTech and American pharmaceutical giant Pfizer is currently being given...

Qatar to open Lebanon field hospital to ease COVID-19 overflow

As Lebanon’s hospitals face an overwhelming amount of patients due to a surge in coronavirus numbers, Qatar has stepped in to help with a field hospital in the north of the country. Lebanese mayor of...

Covid-19 vaccine priority age decreased to 65+

People aged 65+ and with pre-existing conditions can call 40277077 to book an appointment. Citizens and residents who are 65 and above can now get themselves registered to receive the COVID-19 vaccine if they have...

Lower your risk of dementia: Five things to remember

Find out how you can combat the early onset of Dementia with a few simple steps, writes Maha El Akoum. We have all heard of dementia - a medical condition known to cause cognitive impairments...
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