PM visits wastewater treatment plant serving 9M Egyptians after upgrade

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 11:35 GMT

Prime Minister Mostafa Madouli visited on Saturday Abou Rawash Wastewater Treatment Plant, which has been recently expanded and upgraded.

UAE develops potential breakthrough COVID-19 treatment

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 03:50 GMT

The treatment was developed by a team of doctors and researchers at the Abu Dhabi Stem Cell Center, ADSCC, and involves extracting stem cells from the patient’s own blood and reintroducing them after activating them.

Egypt starts treating 50 COVID-19 patients with Japanese antiviral drug Avigan

Fri, 17 Apr 2020 - 12:02 GMT

The Presidential Advisor for Health Affairs said that there is no drug for the COVID-19, but Avigan helps patients recover fast.

Egypt approves clinical trials for COVID-19 drugs: WHO official

Mon, 30 Mar 2020 - 03:14 GMT

Egypt approved proposals to conduct clinical trials to help develop a treatment for the virus, said director for communicable diseases in the World Health Organization’s regional office.

South Sinai to introduce ZLD plants beginning with Sharm El Sheikh

Mon, 21 Oct 2019 - 11:46 GMT

South Sinai contemplates introducing water treatment plants operating in the Zero Liquid Discharge (ZLD) system.

Beneficiaries of new health system can book appointments by phone or in person: official

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 12:29 GMT

Beneficiaries have to use while reserving the identification number they receive upon registration in the system.

221 screened for Hepatitis C in Juba by Egyptian mission

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 12:54 GMT

The Egyptian medical team has been joined by a local one in order to deliver the service for citizens within an adequate duration.

Initiative to detect, treat hearing loss among newborns launched

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 - 02:29 GMT

The government announced on Wednesday launching the presidential initiative to detect and treat hearing loss among newborns.

Signs of autism every parent must know about

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 09:18 GMT

Parents should be aware of such signs to avoid their developmentand contribute to the speed of treatment.

Egypt's breast cancer detection, treatment campaign to kick off Monday

Sun, 30 Jun 2019 - 03:45 GMT

The first group of governorates targeted by the campaign include Alexandria, Port Said and South Sinai.

Egypt ranks 35th among 233 countries in academic research

Sun, 02 Jun 2019 - 03:18 GMT

Egypt rose three places compared with the previous year, according to the SCImago Journal & Country Rank.

Waiting lists of patients in critical conditions to be finished by Ramadan

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 12:12 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population has carried out surgeries for 118,000 patients in critical conditions over almost one year.

3rd phase of medical screening campaign to begin March 1

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 10:13 GMT

The nationwide campaign aims to determine the prevalence of Hepatitis C and chronic diseases infection, and provide free treatment.

MP to submit draft law calling for abolishing drug abuse punishment

Wed, 17 Oct 2018 - 12:53 GMT

Parliamentarian John Talat will submit a draft law to the Parliament calling for abolishing drug abuse punishment and referring patients to the hospital.

Egypt subsidizes increase in dialysis costs

Mon, 08 Oct 2018 - 07:45 GMT

Zayed announced that 890,000 citizens were tested for Hepatitis C in the first week of the campaign launched on Oct.1.

Plan to eliminate HIV/AIDS by 2030, rate recedes to 0.02% in 2018: MoH

Sat, 08 Sep 2018 - 04:04 GMT

The Ministry of Health has set a plan to eliminate HIV/AIDS by 2030, Alaa Eid, head of Preventive Medicine Sector at the Ministry of Health, told Egypt Today on Friday.

Sisi orders immediate state-paid treatment for child Marwa

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 11:46 GMT

Marwa’s mother, Hala Ibrahim, expressed her delight and gratitude for President Sisi's rapid response

Egypt-France network to raise funds for 57357

Wed, 06 Jun 2018 - 11:42 GMT

Egypt and France will cooperate in a new cancer network to raise funds for cancer treatment and promote support for cancer patients in Egypt

Concerns over scenes of smoking children in Ramadan drama

Sun, 20 May 2018 - 12:11 GMT

The Fund for Combating of Addiction and Abuse has a full operating room to follow up all series to monitor any scenes of smoking or addiction.

Special File: The Business of Beauty

Wed, 16 May 2018 - 09:00 GMT

From Botox and fillers to laser facials, Egypt Today presents a series of articles on the booming beauty business in Egypt.