Medicine

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.

Around 2M fowls vaccinated in 1 month to prevent epidemics

Mon, 18 Nov 2019 - 01:08 GMT

Also, the number of licenses issued to transport 3.4 million fowls between governorates is 4,030.

80% of medications in Egypt manufactured locally: minister

Sat, 16 Nov 2019 - 03:20 GMT

Only 20 percent are imported.

Corruption can be disguised as compliment: Sisi

Thu, 17 Oct 2019 - 03:14 GMT

The President asserted that the faculty students received computer-based tests to avoid nepotism that could be practiced by humans.

For 1st time in Egypt, woman elected for syndicate chair

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 10:44 GMT

Dr. Sherine Ghaleb is elected for Cairo Doctors Syndicate.

Health Ministry bans all ranitidine medicines

Sat, 21 Sep 2019 - 09:43 GMT

The ministry said samples of the Zantac drug will be analysed by the National Organization for Drug and Control Research.

Agreement signed between Qasr al-Aini, Penn Med.

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 01:05 GMT

A cooperation agreement was signed between the Faculty of Medicine of Cairo University and its counterpart at the University of Pennsylvania.

Overview of Universal Health Insurance’s 1st month in Egypt

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 - 02:47 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced on Saturday the progress achieved on the Universal Health Insurance System since it was launched a month ago.

All you need to know about objectives of establishing Egyptian Drug Authority

Tue, 23 Jul 2019 - 08:20 GMT

The establishment of these authorities aims at developing the health system and medical industries, providing medication on a regular basis.

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