Former Egyptian Minister of Health Dr. Ahmed Emad El-Din Rady passed away Monday at the age of 67, as a result of a heart attack.
The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population confirmed the provision of drug treatment to 3,000 patients as part of the "early detection and treatment of liver cancer" initiative, noting that all medical examinations are free of charge.
The spokesperson added that more MS treatment departments are being introduced to make the service available in more geographical locations.
The Health and Population Ministry announced that 1.7 million surgeries have been conducted as part of the presidential initiative to end waiting lists in Egypt that was launched in July 2018.
Representative of the World Health Organization (WHO) in Egypt, Dr. Naima Al-Qaseer, denied the existence of any new virus.
The initiative is carried out by drawing a blood sample from the child’s heel and analyzing it to discover the disease and treat it early.
The ministry explained that there are at least 14 types of the virus that are responsible for cancer and are called very dangerous viruses.
Article 18 of the Egyptian Constitution stipulates that the state is committed to allocating a percentage of government spending for health that is not less than 3 percent of the gross domestic product (GDP), gradually increasing until it is in line with international rates.
This comes as part of the ministry's strategy for digital transformation, in a way that guarantees the achievement of a major service boom by the end of 2023.
The infographic shows that 267,000 newborns were examined within the initiative, with the aim of reaching a healthy generation free from causes of disability.
Egyptian Minister of Health and Population, Dr. Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, revealed the launch of a new presidential initiative, which is screening for different types of cancer.
Through a short video, the organization told a wonderful story of the eradication of the deadly disease, noting that it was finally eliminated in 1980 thanks to a 12-year global vaccination campaign led by the World Health Organization.
The Ministry of Health and Population said antibiotics are used to kill bacteria or stop their growth, while flu is caused by viruses.
Today's cabinet meeting approved Anani's nomination for this position, he added.
The initiative was launched in the current academic year on December 6, 2022 and it will continue to operate until the end of the current school year in all governorates.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi directed in March Tahya Misr Fund (Long Live Egypt Fund) to allocate LE 1 billion to the initiative.
The initiative was launched on December 6, 2022, as it comes within the framework of the state's concern for the health and safety of students.
Part of the project had also to do with early cardiac screening for more than 2,000 children in the Canal city of Port Said.
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The initiative was launched in September 2019. A total of 253,981 children would be re-examined, a week after the first screening at the same unit, Health Ministry Spokesman Hossam Abdel Ghaffar said.