7M students examined for early detection of anemia, obesity, dwarfism in Egypt

Wed, 29 Mar 2023 - 02:55 GMT

The initiative was launched on December 6, 2022, as it comes within the framework of the state's concern for the health and safety of students.

Egypt partakes at Middle East healthcare forum in Doha

Sat, 18 Mar 2023 - 12:37 GMT

The minister is set to have a meeting with Al Kuwari to discuss several health issues of common interest for Egypt and Qatar.

Egypt screened 25 million students for early detection of dwarfism, anemia over past 3 yrs

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 12:11 GMT

Dr. Hossam Abdel Ghaffar, spokesman for the Ministry of Health and Population, said that work has been resumed on the initiative of the President of the Republic for early detection of diseases (anemia, obesity and dwarfism) among primary school students.

Egypt expands in launching awareness campaigns to reduce c-section deliveries

Wed, 26 Oct 2022 - 06:28 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population confirmed the keenness of the political leadership to pay attention to the family planning issue, through specific strategies and standards.

Egypt's gov't allocates LE 711.8 million to the medical sector

Thu, 06 Oct 2022 - 07:32 GMT

The government directed about 711.8 million pounds to the medical sector, with an increase of 56.1 million pounds compared to the allocations of the previous fiscal year.

LE 7.5M allocated as draft budget for treating citizens at state's expenses in Egypt

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 06:48 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population said that Egypt's treatment database is the strongest therapeutic database in the Middle East, and is designed to serve decision-making in the areas of prevention and treatment, regardless of the therapeutic service system used.

Egypt examined 70M citizens to detect Hep C as part of 100 Million Healthy lives initiative

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 08:46 GMT

The state examined about 70 million citizens to detect hepatitis C as part of the initiative, where: “More than 2.2 million people infected with hepatitis C virus were detected."

All you need to know about objectives of Egyptian Health Council Law

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 01:15 GMT

In March, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi ratified the Egyptian Health Council Law after the parliament approved it in a plenary session.

Highlights: How presidential initiatives in Upper Egypt helped upgrade health system

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 02:25 GMT

et reviews outcomes of presidential initiatives in governorates of Upper Egypt, and its impact on the health system in the country

Egypt launches 20 medical convoys for reproductive health in 17 governorates

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 01:11 GMT

The initiative falls within the Ministry of Health and Population’s plan to reduce population growth, improve public health, and achieve Egypt’s Vision 2023.

Sisi orders providing necessary financial resources for Egypt's pharmaceutical industry

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 12:17 GMT

Egyptian pharmaceutical factories meet about 80% of Egypt's basic needs, in addition to exporting abroad, the presidential spokesman said in a statement following the meeting.

Ain Shams hospitals to be the 1st to apply robotic surgery system in Egypt

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Egypt’s Ain Shams University revealed that it is in process of implementing the robotic surgery system at the university’s hospitals.

Egypt, UAE discuss cooperation in digitizing medical institutions

Thu, 24 Jun 2021 - 02:12 GMT

Chairman of the Board of Directors of the General Authority for Healthcare (GAH) Ahmed El Sobky on Thursday discussed at a meeting with CEO of the Abu Dhabi Health Services Company (SEHA) Tarek Fathey means of fostering cooperation in digitizing medical institutions.

In Pics: Egypt sends medical, food aid to Lebanon

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 12:55 GMT

Egyptian ambassador to Lebanon Yasser Elwi said that this batch was specifically provided to the Lebanese army, adding that it includes ten tons of medical and medicine, in addition to about five tons of food.

President Sisi extends greetings to nurses on their international day

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 12:10 GMT

On International Nurses Day marking May 12, President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi extended his greetings to workers in the nursing field.

Cabinet approves draft law governing clinical trials in Egypt

Thu, 26 Dec 2019 - 03:24 GMT

According to the law, no one will forcibly be subjected to clinical trials, which are performed on a volunteer basis.

Asyut University announces successful hand transplant surgery

Thu, 21 Nov 2019 - 01:45 GMT

Asyut University announced a precision transplant surgery of theleft hand of a man was carried out successfully after he had his hand amputated in a car accident.

Egypt's Health Ministry provides medical services for 111 AFCON fans

Sun, 23 Jun 2019 - 10:11 GMT

The cases included 98 Egyptians and three African and Arab nationals as well as they received medical aid inside the stadiums.

Egypt, UAE discuss establishing factory to get rid of medical waste

Tue, 12 Feb 2019 - 09:43 GMT

Egypt and the UAE agreed on forming a joint technical committee to prepare a draft for a MOU to establish a factory to get rid of medical waste.

Ministers of military production, health confer on establishing factory for tumor medicines

Mon, 17 Sep 2018 - 11:33 GMT

Assar and Health Minister Hala Zayed conferred on a flurry of issues topped by establishing a factory for producing tumor medications.