Aspetar to Assist Healthcare Providers with "Exercise is Medicine"

Aspetar to Assist Healthcare Providers with "Exercise is Medicine"

Aspetar, the region's first specialised orthopaedic and sports medicine hospital, will help other healthcare facilities in the country to set up the Exercise Is Medicine (EIM) discipline, an official told Gulf Times.

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Electronic contract for workers from next year

Electronic contract for workers from next year

Qatar is to introduce a pioneering electronic contract system for labourers early next year, officials said recently. The system, thought to be the first of its kind in Qatar, should be in place by the end of March 2016.

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Security challenges to social media

Security challenges to social media

Nowhere is this more evident than in the use of social media, often accompanied by a low regard or even total disregard for privacy concerns. Some 91%...

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Energy audit - cost effective way to improve comfort and efficiency

Energy audit - cost effective way to improve comfort and efficiency

An energy audit is an inspection, survey and analysis of energy flows for energy conservation in a building, process or system to reduce the amount of energy in...

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CO2 can be transformed into green energy: QU professor

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Carbon dioxide (CO2), increasing concentrations of which leads to a rise in global surface temperature, can be tapped and transformed into green energy...

Man Replaces Eyeball With Digital Camera - Eyeborg

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Rob Spence replaced his right eyeball with a digital video camera equipped with a tiny transmitter. As a child, he injured his eye in a shotgun accident.

OSHA's Big 4 Hazards in Your Workplace

Security

The Big Four hazards are: Falls; Electrocutions; Caught in or between; and Struck by. Because of the fatal consequences posed by these hazards, the Occupational Safety and Health’s (OSHA) focus serves as a good reminder to address these in your own operations.

Baseline Survey of Environmental Attitude and Belief of Residents Launched


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The Ministry of Development Planning and Statistics (MDPS) and Qatar Environment and Energy Research Institute (QEERI), a national research institute of Hamad Bin Khalifa University, have launched the Baseline Survey...