Over 2M babies in Egypt undergone screening for hearing loss

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 12:14 GMT

That is within a presidential initiative targeted at the early detection of hearing loss, which has to be carried out within 28 days of birth.

Protocol to be issued next week to treat children from COVID

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 10:02 GMT

A special protocol will be issued for children next week, as a fifth update to the COVID-19 treatment protocol was revealed during a conference.

Egyptian official reveals ingredients of meals to be provided to stunted schoolchildren

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 03:02 GMT

That is because the dish is rich in 40 percent of the nutrients needed by children suffering from such problem.

Egyptian president inaugurates Silo Foods offering healthy products at competitive prices

Tue, 03 Aug 2021 - 11:30 GMT

The company is established by the National Service Products Organization (NSPO).

56K Egyptian mothers benefit from program addressing child malnutrition

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 02:56 GMT

Eligible women must be holders of ration cards, and they have to always bring the children for follow-up and vaccination at public healthcare units and hospitals.

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.

Man awaits detention after video surfaces of harassing boy on train

Sun, 13 Jun 2021 - 04:50 GMT

A man on a train who appeared in a video purportedly putting a boy’s head in his lap has been identified by the authorities, but is yet to be arrested, Al-Masry Al-Youm newspaper reported on Sunday.

6 children killed as fire breaks out in penal institution in Cairo

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 09:14 GMT

A fire broke out in a penal institution in Cairo’s Al-Marg district on Friday, causing six children to die and injuring around 15 others.

Pumpkin seed shell found in Egyptian child’s trachea after 2 months of wrong allergy diagnosis

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Two months ago, the child started a treatment from allergy as the doctors mistakenly diagnosed; however, his case did not improve.

Nurseries in Egypt to be given same privileges as MSMEs

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 03:23 GMT

The president also instructed granting unlicensed nurseries temporary licenses until they complete all the necessary paperwork.

8.4M Egyptian school children screened for obesity, anemia, dwarfism since November 2020

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 04:47 GMT

The screening took place in 29,444 primary schools by 1,800 medical teams.

Egypt establishes more nurseries, childcare centers in support to working women

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 09:01 GMT

El-Said referred to the ministry's responsibility for the Egyptian family development project,

Egypt sends baby formula to Burundi as aid

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 02:41 GMT

Upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian Armed Forces announced Thursday that a jet carrying baby formula as aid is heading to Burundi.

Egypt starts 2nd phase of nationwide polio vaccination campaign Sunday

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 10:12 GMT

The campaign targets vaccinating 16.7 million children under five years old. It extends until March 31st.

Egypt to start 2nd phase of nationwide polio vaccination campaign Sunday

Sat, 27 Mar 2021 - 04:38 GMT

The campaign targets vaccinating 16.7 million children under five years old. It extends until March 31st.

Second phase of Egypt's polio vaccination campaign starts on March 28

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 01:55 GMT

The four-day phase, set to start on March 28 until 31, comes as part of the national campaign that targets 16.7 million children for free.

More than 15K non-Egyptian children given polio vaccine free of charge

Wed, 03 Mar 2021 - 03:42 GMT

Some 15,704 non-Egyptian children residing in the country have been given the polio vaccine as part of a three-day nationwide campaign to administer the vaccination, according to a Health Ministry statement Wednesday.

Egypt First Lady: Caring for children one of Egyptian State's priorities

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 04:42 GMT

The State Award for Young Creator has been the dream of our children and it will come true, she said, stressing that our children are our future.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. visits children at Shifa El-Orman Children’s Hospital for Cancer in Luxor

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 11:54 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Enany met Children at Shifa El-Orman Children’s Hospital for Cancer in Luxor after its opening.

2021 anti-polio vaccination campaign kicks off for Egyptian, foreign children nationwide

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 09:54 GMT

The campaign will last until March 3, 2021 and aims to target 16.7 million child for free.