Qatar Diabetes Association

The Qatar Diabetes Association (QDA) provides useful and up-to-date information that will help patients understand the reality of diabetes, ways of living with it, and abidance with proper care. Visit our website

Spreading the Skills of Debating

Understanding the art of debate and persuasive speaking holds many benefits, both social and professional. The 25 participants in QatarDebate’s recent Debate 101 training program had a unique opportunity to build up their knowledge to an advanced level through an intensive two-part structure.

Custom Toys Ease Anxiety in Children with Diabetes

The toys contain a hidden, zipped compartment on their back where children can keep their diabetic testing equipment, and each toy is accompanied with a backpack and video. Mascots Salem and Sarah have clear injection sites on their arms, legs, and stomach.

QDA’s Advanced Diabetes Course For School Nurses

The course included many sessions relating to ‘type 1‘ diabetes, the insulin system and its types, and how to adjust insulin dose. There were other sessions that raised issues about high and low blood sugar and how to handle such cases at schools.