News

COVID-19 and Diabetes

30/03/2020

What is COVID-19? Coronavirus (COVID-19), is a virus that affects the respiratory system causing mild to severe symptoms including a dry cough, fever, fatigue and shortness of breath. Symptoms may take 2 to 14 days to appear…


Prevention Camp

01/07/2019

Diabetes prevention camp for teenage boys begins Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA), a member of Qatar Foundation, is organising the 10th Diabetes Prevention Camp for 25 overweight teenage boys with a first-degree family history of diabetes. The ‘Eat…


ORYX GTL honored by Qatar Diabetes Association

01/05/2019

ORYX GTL recently met with Dr. Abdulla Al-Hamaq, the Executive Director of Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) member of (QF), Mrs. Awatif Hussein Elsayed and Mr. Rashid Al Mahmoud; the Finance department , where they expressed their thanks…


Fasting Safely During Ramadan

30/03/2019

DIABETES SYMPOSIUM ON FASTING SAFELY DURING HOLY MONTH OF RAMADAN Qatar Diabetes Association, a member of Qatar Foundation, Ramadan Diabetes Group, Hamad Medical Corporation and in cooperation with Primary Health Care Corporation organize the annual symposium on…


Thousands join walkathon to beat diabetes

30/11/2017

People from all walks of life took part in the eighth annual walkathon organised to raise awareness about diabetes at the Oxygen Park in the Education City. Orgnaised by Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) and Landmark, the ‘Beat…