Medicine

Egypt's president inaugurates Gypto Pharma City, gets briefed on pharmaceuticals status

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 10:00 GMT

The city consists of plants that manufacture sterilized medicines, non-sterilized medicines, solid medicines, cancer treatment products, and medical equipment.

Armed Forces signs cooperation protocol to establish national project for Egyptians' reference genome

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 10:35 GMT

The protocol is signed with the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology.

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.

Egypt’s Women Health Initiative provides services to 21M women

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 02:16 GMT

Morsi stated that over the past period, the state was able to provide services to around 21 million women.

Fire breaks out in pharmaceutical warehouse in downtown Cairo

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 09:31 GMT

Currently, 10 fire engines are attempting to put it out.

Egypt's EDA launches hotline to receive complaints about medicine shortage

Sun, 10 Jan 2021 - 10:36 GMT

The hotline is part of efforts to ease burdens on citizens, where securing drugs is concerned, the EDA said in a statement Sunday.

Official reveals number of surgeries carried out to patients on waiting lists in 2 years

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 11:24 GMT

The cost of each varies between LE10,000 and LE350,000.

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

Egypt mourns Dr. Mashaly; Doctor of the Poor

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 01:44 GMT

Mashaly’s father told him to give his life to the poor and not to charge them in return for treatment.

Egypt signs deal to receive Japan's Avigan, expects to get Oxford University Vaccine

Tue, 16 Jun 2020 - 11:39 GMT

After trial on 50 Egyptian COVID-19 patients since April, Egypt is set to receive more doses of Avigan that accelerates recovery.

Egypt's Giza governor distributes 1,093 medicine bags for COVID-19 minor cases

Thu, 04 Jun 2020 - 06:27 GMT

Governor of Giza, Major General Ahmed Rashid, announced distributing 1,093 bags of medicine for minor and moderate cases of coronavirus, or those in contact with them.

Ministers reveal 7 governorates with top COVID-19 infections, medical care status across Egypt

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 02:53 GMT

Minister of Health and Population and Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research held a joint press conference.

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.

4 Egyptian military jets carrying medical aid head to Sudan upon president's directives

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 02:52 GMT

The aid consists of medicine and protective equipment to face COVID-19 pandemic.

Cabinet denies shortage of medicine at quarantine hospitals

Fri, 24 Apr 2020 - 09:45 GMT

It appealed to media outlets and social media users to be accurate in publishing such reports.

2 more batches of Chinese medical aid to arrive in Egypt, production of joint masks factory to be expanded: amb.

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 03:41 GMT

Chinese ambassador to Egypt held a video press conference on Sunday to reveal details of cooperation between both countries in the face of COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt sends Libya 44 detergent containers, to provide staples, medical aid soon

Sat, 11 Apr 2020 - 01:52 GMT

Other shipments carrying food and medical equipment among others will arrive soon in the neighboring country.

80% of coronavirus cases heal without medications: Health Ministry

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 - 12:43 GMT

That is due to the body’s resistance if the immunity is high.

China starts using antiviral drug Remdesivir in clinical trials against Wuhan virus

Thu, 06 Feb 2020 - 12:13 GMT

The drug has shown good antiviral activity against Sars and Mers coronavirus in previous cell and animal experiments.

542K citizens registered on New health insurance system in Port Said

Tue, 17 Dec 2019 - 12:44 GMT

A total of 542, 758 citizens were registered as part of the Universal Health Insurance system in Port Said governorate.

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