The committee also discussed the proposal regarding activating some mechanisms to help raise health awareness within medical institutions.
As the temperature drops and winter days get colder, comfort food is what we crave to feel warm and cozy. Honestly, it feels good to be curled up with a hot bowl of soup under a warm blanket. The needs of our body change during winter and accordingly the choices of our food change as well.
Telecom Egypt is working to connect 90 percent of Egyptian hospitals to provide treatment, medical and diagnosis services remotely.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Monday with his Somalian counterpart Absher Omar Gamea to confer over bolstering bilateral relations and coordination on matters of mutual interest.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi inaugurated Thursday a university, hospital, highway and industrial complex in Upper Egypt's Sohag.
The medical services being provided are worth LE14.516 million.
That is within a plan to screen 2.2 million pupils at middle schools in the current academic year.
The country is particularly interested in liver transplant, and children surgeries.
The medication should be provided for beneficiaries from the health insurance and treatment-at-state-expense systems, Abdel Ghaffar said, noting that this is done as part of a presidential initiative to support women’s health.
Director of the National AIDS Program at the Ministry of Health and Population, Dr. Heba El-Sayed, confirmed that Egypt has succeeded in providing all treatment lines for AIDS to patients free of charge.
The meeting's recommendations also included teaching information on reproductive health at schools starting the next academic year.
Seven of the units were dedicated to children.
The law stipulates the punishment without prejudice to the provisions of Article 29 of the Press and Media Regulation Law and the Supreme Council for Media Regulation promulgated by Law No. 180 of 2018, and with any harsher penalty stipulated in any other law.
The Ministry of Health and Population announced that 214,000 babies have so far been screened as part of a presidential initiative for the early detection of genetic diseases in newborns.
According to what the Ministry of Health previously confirmed, more than 15 health initiatives have been launched for different age groups, all of which provide free services to citizens in various governorates.
Dr. Hossam Abdel Ghaffar, spokesman for the Ministry of Health and Population, said that work has been resumed on the initiative of the President of the Republic for early detection of diseases (anemia, obesity and dwarfism) among primary school students.
The last case that had been recorded in Egypt was in 2004, he added, noting that the World Health Organization (WHO) declared in 2006 that Egypt was completely polio-free.
Aswan is the last governorate within the first phase of introducing the system nationwide.
The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population revealed that it has vaccinated more than 80 percent of the population, highlighting a great demand by citizens to receive the doses.
The decision is meant to guarantee rights of pharmacists and ease the injection process for patients.