Health initiative points up regular checks for breast cancer

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 08:07 GMT

One in every eight women is likely to get breast cancer in her lifetime.

Most of HCV patients did not know until 100 Million Healthy Initiative

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 10:56 GMT

On March, the Health Ministry launched the last phase of the “100 Million Healthy Lives” initiative, which aims at screening more than 52 million citizens for hepatitis C.

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

27 doctors trained to help HCV patients with hearing problems: Ministry

Mon, 03 Jun 2019 - 08:51 GMT

100 Million Seha presidential medical campaign continues its efforts to serve the deaf and mute people through sign language interpreters.

Refugees to benefit from health insurance services: Source

Thu, 25 Apr 2019 - 03:41 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Health said that the refugees will benefit from the new comprehensive health insurance services, according to protocols with UNHCR.

Health wrap-up: Madbouli, Zayed talk initiative to treat 1M African HCV patients

Wed, 20 Mar 2019 - 09:26 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi's initiative also includes refugees residing in Egypt, Madbouli said during the meeting.

PM follows up implementation of Sisi HCV initiative in Africa

Tue, 19 Mar 2019 - 12:10 GMT

Madbouli has pressed for action to implement an initiative by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to treat one million African citizens from Hepatitis C virus.

Egypt launches last phase of ‘100 Million Healthy Lives’

Fri, 01 Mar 2019 - 01:44 GMT

The third phase was launched in governorates of Giza, Gharbia, Sharqia, Dakahlia, Wadi Gadid, Qena, and Menya, targeting around 23.4 million citizens, said Minister of Health Hala al-Saed in a statement on Friday.

30.3 million Egyptians screened for HCV so far: Health Min.

Sun, 24 Feb 2019 - 10:12 GMT

The statement revealed that as many as 6,999,000 citizens had been screened for HCV in Cairo so far, out of a total of 7,760,000 targeted for screening.

Fayoum records highest HCV rate among Egyptian students

Tue, 22 Jan 2019 - 09:15 GMT

The council affirmed that they will all be treated at the expense of the state's Health Insurance General Authority.

Breast cancer clinics to open in three governorates: Health Insurance Authority

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 01:05 GMT

The General Authority for Health Insurance announced that the ‘100 Million Seha’ initiative by President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi targets checking 50 million Egyptian citizens for HCV and noncontiguous diseases such as diabetes, obesity and high blood pressur

Hepatitis B treatment affordably available all over Egypt

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 - 02:42 GMT

Gamal Sheeha, the head of the parliamentary education and scientific research committee.

PM reviews efforts to eliminate HCV in Egypt

Thu, 24 May 2018 - 01:34 GMT

PM Sherif Ismail reviewed efforts to eliminate Hepatits C virus (HCV), within the framework of Egypt’s HCV national treatment program launched in 2014.

Egyptian-American HCV drug to be available soon

Sat, 30 Sep 2017 - 08:09 GMT

“The first Egyptian-American alternative to Harvoni and Magicbuvir Plus for treating patients infected with the Hepatitis C virus (HCV) will be available soon

Sisi orders completing HCV treatment within a year

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 05:52 GMT

Egyptian army will aid the health ministry to complete the state scheme of hepatitis C treatment within a year.

HCV patients to receive free treatment: Health Ministry spox

Sun, 07 May 2017 - 09:09 GMT

Spokesperson of the Health Ministry Khalid Mujahid said treatments for Hepatitis C are available in Egypt.