hepatitis c

WHO official praises Egypt’s efforts in eradicating Hepatitis C

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 - 09:29 GMT

Esmat said that for the first time in the world to test 60 million people for the virus and know that two million people were infected with it.

et answers: How did Egypt manage to eliminate Hep. C?

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 01:09 GMT

et answers the question: How did Egypt manage to eliminate Hep. C after it was one of the countries with high infection prevalence.

9 things that didn't exist in Egypt before June 30 Revolution

Thu, 01 Jul 2021 - 01:42 GMT

Between January 28, 2011 and July 3, 2013, Egypt lived in political instability because of overthrowing two regimes.

Hepatitis C prevalence in Egypt drops from 7% to 2% thanks to Sisi’s initiative

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 03:45 GMT

The Ministry of Health revealed that the prevalence rate of Hepatitis C in 2021 reached 2 percent, marking a drop compared to 7 percent in 2018.

Overview of health aid offered by Egypt to fellow African states

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 10:45 GMT

The Egyptian national TV aired on Sunday a report about the health aid offered by Egypt to fellow African states.

10 million Egyptians examined under initiative to detect chronic diseases: Health min.

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 06:57 GMT

The ministry said it has provided treatment to 1,385,199 citizens free of charge, including 388,170 cases suffering from hypertension and 419,000 cases suffering from diabetes.

Egypt’s Hepatitis C initiative examines over 1.5 million citizens in 6 days

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 10:47 GMT

This is the highest number of patients to be examined under the “100 Million Lives” initiative in few days, said spokesman for the ministry Khaled Megahed.

Egyptian initiative to treat HCV patients in Africa targets 250,000 in Sudan: Health Min.

Sun, 23 Aug 2020 - 12:47 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al Sisi at the closing session of two-days Arab and African Youth Forum held in Aswan city in March last year announced a new initiative to eliminate Hepatitis C among one million African citizens.

Egypt sends 21 tons of baby formula to Sudan, to treat 150K Sudanese hepatitis C patients

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 01:08 GMT

Further, Egypt is preparing a shipment of children medicines that weighs 1.325 tons

How successful was Egypt's leadership of the African Union?

Tue, 18 Feb 2020 - 03:14 GMT

In 2019, Egypt took over the presidency of the African Union for the first time since its founding in 2002. Cairo was keen on making a difference during that year for the continent and its own relationship with African nations.

Egypt helps test 30K African citizens for Hepatitis C

Tue, 07 Jan 2020 - 09:06 GMT

The ministry added that nearly 10333 citizens have been tested in South Sudan when Egypt’s first medical team was sent to the country in September 2019.

Strategic stock of hepatitis C medication available free for patients

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 09:22 GMT

The strategic stock of hepatitis C medication is available and provided for free for all patients when needed, according to Ministry of Health on Wednesday.

Govt denies reports about Assiut school students getting infected by Hepatitis C

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 12:38 GMT

It also called on media outlets and social media users to be careful and verify the accuracy of any information before being published.

Egypt launches 32 projects in Africa in 1 year: report

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 - 11:49 GMT

Egypt launched 32 projects in Africa and organized more than 1,500 training activities for African youth and professionals in one year.

80% of medications in Egypt manufactured locally: minister

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - 03:20 GMT

Only 20 percent are imported.

Rise in minimum wage to be fully applied by end of Nov.: Presidency

Mon, 04 Nov 2019 - 11:13 GMT

Radi said that the presidential decree to increase the minimum wage included 3,200 government bodies, 721 of whom have not yet got the new rise.

In 4 days, Egypt screens 676 South Sudanese for Hepatitis C

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 - 01:37 GMT

In just a couple of days, the number of South Sudanese citizens screened for Hepatitis C by the Egyptian medical mission has almost tripled to become 676.

221 screened for Hepatitis C in Juba by Egyptian mission

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 12:54 GMT

The Egyptian medical team has been joined by a local one in order to deliver the service for citizens within an adequate duration.

Egyptian medical convoy arrives in Juba to treat African Hepatitis C patients

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 03:41 GMT

The medical team's arrival came shortly after the opening of the first Hepadnaviridae unit at the Egyptian clinic in Juba, under the slogan 'Long Live Egypt, Africa.'

WHO official hails Egypt's Hepatitis C campaign as biggest of its kind

Thu, 22 Aug 2019 - 12:10 GMT

The World Health Organization Director-General, on Wednesday, has called Egypt's 100 Million Seha (Health) medical initiative the biggest campaign to be implemented by a state, adding it had been a success worldwide, Egypt's Health Ministry said in a stat