Gulf Times - Screening
Over 25,000 undergo screening for bowel, breast cancers in 2019

Over 25,000 undergo screening for bowel, breast cancers in 2019

Over 25,000 people in Qatar underwent breast or bowel cancer screening during 2019 with ‘Screen for Life,’ it was announced on Monday.

PHCC announces working hours at screening facilities

PHCC announces working hours at screening facilities

Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has announced the opening hours of its three dedicated cancer screening facilities and call centre during the holy month of Ramadan for Qatari citizens and residents.

Capacity of screening centres exceeds 2,000 visitors weekly

Capacity of screening centres exceeds 2,000 visitors weekly

Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) has announced the expansion of its existing screening suite at Rawdat Al Khail Health Centre.

Ministry stresses importance of screening for colorectal cancer

Ministry stresses importance of screening for colorectal cancer

The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) is partnering with Hamad Medical Corporation (HMC), Primary Health Care Corporation (PHCC) and the Qatar Cancer Society (QCS) ...

Qatar Biobank reaches new milestone by screening 20,000th participant

Qatar Biobank reaches new milestone by screening 20,000th participant

Qatar Biobank, a member of Qatar Foundation (QF) and part of Qatar Foundation Research, Development and Innovation, has welcomed its 20,000th participant as part of its unique medical research ...

Large crowds expected at Asian Cup final screening venues

Large crowds expected at Asian Cup final screening venues

The big day is here and a large number of people, including both citizens and expatriates, are expected to turn up at different venues in Doha screening the final of the 2019 AFC Asian Cup between Qatar and Japan ...

Qatar Airways to comply with TSA's tougher cargo screening

Qatar Airways to comply with TSA's tougher cargo screening

The TSA announced on Monday it would require six Middle East airlines, including Qatar Airways, to toughen cargo security at their hub airports in the region.

Qatar set to serve as Portugal’s manufacturing hub for Mideast

Qatar set to serve as Portugal’s manufacturing hub for Mideast

Qatar could serve as Portugal’s manufacturing hub in the Middle East, according to a Qatar Chamber official, who stressed that the country’s facilities and infrastructure are ripe for a wide range of foreign industries.

Boost for cancer screening programme

Boost for cancer screening programme

The screening facility will be available for all residents from next year, according to PHCC’s cancer programme manager, Dr Shaikha Abushaika

‘Stanimal’ Wawrinka eager to pounce in London

‘Stanimal’ Wawrinka eager to pounce in London

The man known as “Stanimal” will be eager to prey on his rivals when he turns up as a bonafide member of the grand slam winner’s club at next week’s ATP World Tour Finals.

Scots blame themselves for WC shambles

Scots blame themselves for WC shambles

Gordon Strachan says Scotland have no-one else but themselves to blame after Wales came from behind to win their World Cup qualifier 2-1 at Hampden.