Lack of exercise, smoking and sitting for long hours during regular 9am to 5pm jobs is a major risk factor for blood pressure and diabetes which in turn is responsible for making the young vulnerable to stroke. According to Prof. R K Garg, HoD, ne..
Artificial intelligence could lead to the extinction of humanity, experts - including the heads of OpenAI and Google Deepmind - have warned. Dozens have supported a statement published on the webpage of the Centre for AI Safety. "Mitigatin..
Seven new experts took the legal oath at the Ministry of Justice as experts accredited to the judicial authorities in the country in accordance with the regulations stipulated by Law No (16) of 2017 regulating expertise work, following the issuance o..
People at high risk of severe disease who have yet to get a second COVID-19 booster should not wait for next-generation, Omicron-targeted vaccines expected in the fall, five vaccine experts told Reuters. In many countries, including the United Sta..
Qatar Rehabilitation Institute's (QRI) Speech Therapy Department recently concluded a training program with healthcare providers at the Sheikh Hamad Bin Khalifa Hospital for Rehabilitation in Gaza, locat...
Recycling will not be able to contain a runaway global plastic waste crisis, experts said on Friday as they called on companies to reduce plastic production and shift more products into reusable and refillable packaging. Moving away from single-us..
In the past two weeks, Qatar has seen a slight increase in new daily cases among people who were previously vaccinated and this is a reminder that the fight against COVID-19 is not yet over, said Dr Abdullatif Al Khal, Chair of the National Health St..
Oral antiviral pills from Merck & Co (MRK.N) and Pfizer Inc (PFE.N) have been shown to significantly blunt the worst outcomes of COVID-19 if taken early enough, but doctors warn vaccine hesitant people not to confuse the benef..
If we could vaccinate your nose, there's a good chance we'd be able to end this pandemic right now. But the COVID-19 shots available in the US can't control everything that happens in your nostrils. If they did, they might be able to s..