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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.

Egypt offers free train cards for cancer patients

Mon, 04 Feb 2019 - 12:22 GMT

The Ministry of Transportation offered free train cards for cancer patients and their companions, according to a statement issued by the ministry on Sunday, Feb.3.

A Cancer-Free 2019

Wed, 16 Jan 2019 - 09:22 GMT

As your New Year Resolution, make sure you are aware of any changes in your body. Breast cancer is a potentially curable disease if discovered and treated early, and understanding the possible risk factors, common presentations and methods of early detect

Metro subscription for cancer patients reduced, includes utilities: Min

Wed, 12 Sep 2018 - 12:38 GMT

The decision is meant to ease the financial burdens of cancer patients, Abdel Hady said.

Olivia Newton-John diagnosed with cancer for third time

Tue, 11 Sep 2018 - 08:33 GMT

Olivia Newton-John diagnosed with cancer for third time.

Detroit readies for Aretha Franklin tribute concert

Thu, 30 Aug 2018 - 09:21 GMT

Aretha Franklin's casket is to lie in repose at her father's church on Thursday ahead of a tribute concert.

Lebanese Information Minister to honor Elissa for her career

Sun, 26 Aug 2018 - 01:54 GMT

Elissa's latest album, “Ela Kol Eli Beyheboni”, achieved unprecedented success.

Words like no other

Fri, 17 Aug 2018 - 10:32 GMT

From her very first collection of short stories back in 2014, up-and-coming novelist Ghada Elabsy has managed to establish a strong connection with her readers.

Lebanese star Elissa defeats cancer

Tue, 07 Aug 2018 - 04:58 GMT

Elissa managed to defeat cancer through the support of her family, friends and loved ones.

SCMR head summoned over publishing ban in 57357 case

Sat, 07 Jul 2018 - 03:15 GMT

The attorney general ordered the head of the Supreme Council for Media Regulation (SCMR) to be investigated before the Supreme State Security Prosecution.

Hitting cancer early: AstraZeneca's bid to outmaneuver rivals

Fri, 06 Jul 2018 - 02:52 GMT

Hitting cancer early: AstraZeneca's bid to outmaneuver rivals.

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery

Fri, 06 Jul 2018 - 11:20 GMT

Singer Elvis Costello cancels tour after revealing cancer surgery.

7 situations firm leader’s humanitarian side dominated

Mon, 18 Jun 2018 - 10:03 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, who has placed terrorism combat with ‘brutal’ force on top of his priorities, did not keep his merciful side concealed.

Scientists discover how breast cancer hibernates: study

Tue, 22 May 2018 - 07:59 GMT

Scientists have identified the mechanism that allows breast cancer cells to lie dormant in other parts of the body only to reemerge years later with lethal force.

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