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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.

Egypt to accomplish 20 centers for plasma collection by end of 2023

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 02:56 GMT

Now, Egypt imports its needs of plasma derivatives to treat burn injuries, cancer, haemophilia, and diseases of the liver, kidneys, and immunity.

Presidential initiative for early diagnosis of genetic, hereditary diseases to be launched in July

Wed, 30 Jun 2021 - 02:08 GMT

The minister pointed that three centers for genetic treatment were upgraded.

Additional LE260M allocated to healthcare in Egypt in FY2020/2021 due to COVID-19

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 10:03 GMT

It is noted that the healthcare's share in the FY2020/2021 budget was initially worth LE93.5 billion.

Egypt's president inaugurates Gypto Pharma City, gets briefed on pharmaceuticals status

Thu, 01 Apr 2021 - 10:00 GMT

The city consists of plants that manufacture sterilized medicines, non-sterilized medicines, solid medicines, cancer treatment products, and medical equipment.

Death toll of Cairo's collapsed building rises to 23

Sun, 28 Mar 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The search for two victims is still underway, while 25 injuries are confirmed.

Drug abuse treatment fund reveals outcomes of screening 26K drivers, 300K public employees

Sun, 28 Feb 2021 - 10:51 GMT

The average number of public employees tested for drug use daily is 2,000.

Hepatitis C prevalence in Egypt drops from 7% to 2% thanks to Sisi’s initiative

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 03:45 GMT

The Ministry of Health revealed that the prevalence rate of Hepatitis C in 2021 reached 2 percent, marking a drop compared to 7 percent in 2018.

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