Egypt to inaugurate soon 1st oncology center in Kafr el-Sheikh

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 01:03 GMT

After a long wait for around 15 years, Egypt’s Kafr el-Sheikh governorate, in Delta, will inaugurate soon its first oncology center that is aimed to end the suffering of thousands of patients in the governorate, and neighboring governorates.

Number of women screened for breast cancer in Egypt jumps by nearly 2.5M in 90 days

Mon, 11 Jul 2022 - 12:25 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population made the announcement Monday.

Egypt examined 106K people for early detection of liver cancer so far

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 09:22 GMT

He further said that the program resulted in the treatment for about 2.2 million people.

Egypt mulls purchasing medical devices that use AI from General Electric

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 01:45 GMT

The minister said that Egypt is particularly interested in devices that screen patients for brain tumors.

Egypt takes steps to make survival rate among patients of liver cancer caused by hepatitis C 90%

Tue, 29 Mar 2022 - 11:59 GMT

Former hepatitis C patients developed liver cirrhosis, which in turn raised liver cancer cases.

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.

Egyptians grieve loss of 2 warrior women after cancer battle

Mon, 22 Nov 2021 - 01:35 GMT

A state of shock and sadness blanketed social media in Egypt after two warrior women, Asmaa Mostafa and Salma el-Zarqa, died Monday after a long battle with Cancer.

President Sisi directs government to cooperate with international oncology centers

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 08:51 GMT

His directives came at a meeting with Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli and Minister of Health Hala Zayed, raise Egyptian medical expertise in detection, diagnosis, and treatment protocols for various tumors.

May 31 marks World No-Tobacco Day

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 09:23 GMT

Tobacco use is the single most preventable cause of death globally, given that it currently kills one in ten adults worldwide.

Party Youth Leaders receive US cancer patient whose wish was to visit Egypt

Sat, 08 May 2021 - 10:28 GMT

The Coordination Committee of Parties' Youth Leaders and Politicians (CPYP) received a U.S. cancer patient with roses at Cairo Airport Saturday after her son raised money to take her on her dream trip to Egypt.

Committee of party youth leaders sets program for US woman whose son raised money to take her to Egypt after cancer diagnosis

Wed, 05 May 2021 - 03:02 GMT

The Coordination Committee of Parties' Youth Leaders and Politicians (CPYP) has set a tourist program for a U.S. woman who has cancer and the dream to visit Egypt.

et publishes pics of Egypt’s National Cancer Institute’s restoration after 2019 explosion

Mon, 15 Feb 2021 - 12:26 GMT

A total of 400 million Egyptian Pound were spent for the maintenance of ancient mosques in Egypt during the past five years, announced the Ministry of Endowments in a statement.

Egypt's National Cancer Institute serves 300K patients per annum

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 12:59 GMT

The minister added that 155 out-patients turn up daily to the institute, where 730 doctors work.

Egypt's Cancer Institute patients test negative for COVID-19

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 11:52 GMT

A check up on medical staff, employees, and patients who turned up to the institute over the past two weeks will be carried out.

Investigation into COVID-19 infection of 17 medical staff at Egypt’s Cancer Institute launched

Sat, 04 Apr 2020 - 10:42 GMT

Cairo University has launched an investigation into the infection of 17 doctors and nurses with COVID-19 to determine the reasons behind negligence, if they exist.

Cooperation protocol signed to equip cancer hospital in Asyut

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 11:21 GMT

The hospital is planned to serve cancer patients from various Upper Egyptian governorates and not just Asyut.

232K critical condition patients on waiting lists undergo surgeries

Wed, 11 Sep 2019 - 03:53 GMT

Since its launching last year, the initiative aimed at treating all critical conditions on waiting lists free of charge resulted in carrying out 232,633 surgeries.

Tennis: Australia's McNamara dies at 64 after quiet cancer battle

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 09:07 GMT

Australia’s Peter McNamara, who won three doubles Grand Slam titles and became a prominent coach after hanging up his racquet, has died at the age of 64 after a quiet battle with cancer.

Egyptian made insulin to be exported to 11 countries

Wed, 10 Apr 2019 - 04:23 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population revealed on Tuesday closing exportation deals of Egyptian made insulin with 11 countries.

Beating cancer; a mother's journey

Tue, 19 Feb 2019 - 09:47 GMT

Cancer is something that people avoid talking about at all cost, believing that they will be inviting the disease if they mention it.