Palestinian injured boy calls upon Sisi to accelerate his transport to Egypt for urgent treatment

Sun, 10 Dec 2023 - 11:31 GMT

“I suffered burns and remained in a coma for several days. When I woke up, I found my leg had platinum and I knew that it was shattered and in a difficult condition, and my leg is threatened with amputation,” said Abd al-Rahman Muhammad Ahmad Abd al-Ghafour in his letter.

Doha thanks Cairo for transporting injured Palestinians to Qatar for treatment

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 - 09:48 GMT

Al Khater wrote on X: “We thank our brothers in the Arab Republic of Egypt, especially the Ministry of Health and the Egyptian Red Crescent, for their cooperation and facilitation in the transportation process.”

Egypt reveals efforts to provide medical services at state expenses

Thu, 09 Nov 2023 - 11:17 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population revealed its efforts over the past two years to provide medical services within treatment programs at state expense.

Pilot operation of Egypt's 1st cancer drug factory begins

Tue, 21 Feb 2023 - 01:04 GMT

The factory is worth $1 billion.

Egypt's Health Ministry reveals treatment map of cancerous tumors

Wed, 08 Feb 2023 - 12:40 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population revealed a map of the treatment of cancerous tumors for adults and children, stressing that early detection contributes to the rapid treatment of the disease.

Egypt to establish integrated center for psychological, addiction treatment

Tue, 03 Jan 2023 - 04:02 GMT

This center is to become a basic focal point for the treatment of those who are financially unable, in accordance with the Ministry's strategy to improve the public health of citizens.

Egypt to produce cancer treatments locally in partnership with foreign companies

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 03:01 GMT

Official at the Ministry of Health and Population Olfat Ghorab stated in a phone-in Tuesday that there is a plan to produce 76 medications of high value.

Egypt's Addiction Treatment Fund reveals number of patients who sought help in 2022

Sat, 05 Nov 2022 - 03:14 GMT

Some of the cases are former slum-dwellers, who were moved to alternative-housing neighborhoods.

49K people visited Egypt's 1st digital platform for mental health services

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 07:54 GMT

A total of 49,000 people visited the national electronic platform for mental health services and addiction treatment, which is considered the first of its kind in the Eastern Mediterranean region.

LE 7.5M allocated as draft budget for treating citizens at state's expenses in Egypt

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 06:48 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population said that Egypt's treatment database is the strongest therapeutic database in the Middle East, and is designed to serve decision-making in the areas of prevention and treatment, regardless of the therapeutic service system used.

87.8K addicts received treatment services during past 7 months in Egypt

Sat, 20 Aug 2022 - 09:38 GMT

The official page of the fund published an infograph on Facebook about the efforts of the fund's hotline "16023" during the past 7 months.

Egypt transports on military jet Libyan blast patients to Cairo for treatment

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 04:16 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces declared Wednesday that a medically-equipped Lockheed C-130 Hercules jet had transported dozens of the injured in the fuel truck blast, that occurred on Monday in Libya's Bent Beih City.

Egypt's health ministry announces number of expedite surgeries carried out since 2018 to eliminate waiting lists

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 03:08 GMT

The initiative was launched by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in 2018.

72M Egyptians seek medical services offered through presidential initiatives

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 01:44 GMT

Those paid a total number of visits of 101,498,747 to medical facilities nationwide.

Health Ministry reveals early preparations to combat monkeypox spread in Egypt

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 01:39 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Health and Population stated that an integrated guide has been issued to identify monkeypox, methods of diagnosis and treatment, based on the latest international protocols in treatment.

Egypt launches initiative for early diagnosis of liver cancer

Sun, 27 Mar 2022 - 09:51 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population launched Sunday an initiative aimed at the early diagnosis of liver cancer, and the treatment of cirrhosis patients.

Egypt runs tests on AstraZeneca anti-Omicron drug before permitting its use

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 11:30 GMT

It has the form of an injection whose effect lasts between six months and a year.

Drug use among Egyptian public employees drops to 1.7%

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 11:43 GMT

That is because a law was promulgated making screening for drug use among civil employees mandatory.

Scorpions sting 453 citizens in Egypt's Aswan due to thundershowers, killing 3

Sat, 13 Nov 2021 - 10:23 GMT

Scorpions sting 453 citizens in Egypt's Aswan due to thundershowers

29K state employees apply for addiction treatment as date for termination in case of drug abuse looms

Thu, 19 Aug 2021 - 01:13 GMT

More than 29,000 state employees have applied for addiction treatment and have been distributed amongst public hospitals.