Omicron is 4 times prevalent than Delta variant: Dr. Al-Maslamani

Omicron is 4 times prevalent than Delta variant: Dr. Al-Maslamani

The prevalence of the Omicron variant of the coronavirus is 4 times greater than that of the Delta variant, Dr Muna al-Maslamani, Medical Director of the Communicable Disease Center at Hamad Medical Corporation, has pointed out.

Children aged 2 to 18 at risk of bacterial meningitis

Children aged 2 to 18 at risk of bacterial meningitis

Babies and young children, students, and those who travel to sub-Saharan Africa are at increased risk for bacterial meningitis, underscoring the importance of vaccination

Education, awareness and surveillance win Qatar’s fight against hepatitis

Education, awareness and surveillance win Qatar’s fight against hepatitis

Education, increased public awareness and surveillance are the factors contributing to the continued reduction in number of viral hepatitis cases diagnosed in Qatar each year, the Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC) said.

Anger in Pak senate after US delays visa to Islamic party MP

Anger in Pak senate after US delays visa to Islamic party MP

Pakistan Senate Chairman Raza Rabbani announced a boycott of the UN-sponsored International Parliamentary Union (IPU) being held in New York next week, after the US failed to issue a visa to his deputy, who was to represent Pakistan at the forum, media reported yesterday.