7 Steps To Prevent Lifestyle Diseases

  • internetQatar
  • November 26, 2016
  • 6 min read

RJ, 33 years old, was highly dedicated to his job and lived a very hectic lifestyle. He frequently ate outside, grabbing quick meals from hawker stalls, coffee shops, cafes and fast food restaurants. Or he just skipped meals. He never had time for exercise and was overweight. He was also a heavy smoker, and frequently […]

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Diabetes survey in Qatar

  • internetQatar
  • November 2, 2016
  • 3 min read

Diabetes survey in qatar again after five years.Qatar will conduct a new survey on the prevalence of diabetes in the country next year, revealed a top official of the Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Tuesday. “We had done the last survey on diabetes in 2012 which found out that 16.7% of the population was […]

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Awareness on diabetes in a fun way

  • internetQatar
  • October 28, 2016
  • 3 min read

The Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) organised an outreach programme at the Hyatt Plaza Shopping Mall aimed at raising public awareness on diabetes in a fun way. The initiative is part of a campaign by a group of young volunteers from ‘The Power of Health with Diabetes Team.’ “The objective is to ensure that children will […]

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Why you must drink Coffee everyday?

  • internetQatar
  • October 13, 2016
  • 2 min read

11 Health Benefits of Drinking Coffee At times, coffee hasn’t been on the list of the most beneficial beverages you can drink with regard to health. Even though there have been occasions in the past when the public was warned about coffee, and the alleged health problems it could cause, millions – or perhaps billions […]

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10 Reasons to Give Up Diet Soda

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  • October 10, 2016
  • 2 min read

Find out why zero-calorie drinks may be doing you more harm than good diet-soda Bubble trouble When taken at face value, diet soda seems like a health-conscious choice. It saves you the 140-plus calories you’d find in a sugary soft drink while still satisfying your urge for something sweet with artificial sweeteners like aspartame, saccharin, […]

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Diabetes cost in Qatar could rise to QR5bn

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  • September 26, 2016
  • 3 min read

Qatar’s annual cost for diabetes care could rise from QR1.8bn in 2015 to QR5bn in 2035 and QR8.4bn by 2055, if no immediate action is taken to combat the problem, according to a report presented at the International Diabetes Leadership Forum. The net present cost for treating diabetes over the next 40 years is estimated […]

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