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World Youth Forum announces health security plan including robots

Sun, 09 Jan 2022 - 02:52 GMT

The plan consists of three axes.

Egypt to acquire tens of thousands of anti-COVID-19 drugs by end of January 2022

Thu, 06 Jan 2022 - 09:36 GMT

The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 83.3 percent.

Coronavirus cases, deaths continue to rise globally

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 08:25 GMT

In Europe, France recorded 219,126 new coronavirus cases in the past 24 hours, upping the total cases to 10,191,926 and deaths to 123,851 after reporting 110 new deaths.

Egypt still in fourth wave of coronavirus pandemic: medical source

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 07:57 GMT

“It is not possible to talk about the fifth wave currently," said Dr Jihan Al-Assal, Vice-President of the Scientific Committee to Combat Coronavirus.

Health Ministry launches 50 medical convoys nationwide for 10 days

Sat, 01 Jan 2022 - 10:25 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population announced that it will launch 50 medical convoys to areas, which are deprived of health services starting from today, said spokesman for the ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

Egypt reports 847 coronavirus cases, 25 deaths on Friday: Health Ministry

Sat, 01 Jan 2022 - 08:01 GMT

As many as 539 patients were discharged from isolation hospitals after receiving necessary medical care, taking the number of recovered cases to 320,563 so far, the spokesman said.

Egypt advances in index of achieving universal health coverage

Wed, 29 Dec 2021 - 04:47 GMT

It revealed - in a report, Wednesday Egypt's progress in the index of achieving universal health coverage, which tracks the performance of countries in providing health services from 2000 to 2019, issued by the World Health Organization and the World Bank Group, in December 2021, according to a statement.

Innovation Powered by Science

Tue, 28 Dec 2021 - 12:54 GMT

Backed by science, technology and innovation the tobacco industry is undergoing one of the biggest transformations of the century looking to replace the product that has made it so widely successful.

800K disabled persons granted health insurance in Egypt

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 01:10 GMT

Those are the first phase.

6 segments of Egyptian citizens added to health insurance system

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 11:20 GMT

By adding those 15.5 million citizens, the total number of health insurance beneficiaries rises to 65,930,829.

24 family development centers to be launched in March

Tue, 21 Dec 2021 - 02:18 GMT

The number of planned centers is 52 across 20 governorates.

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.

Cases infected with Omicron variant in stable condition: Egypt's Acting Minister

Sun, 19 Dec 2021 - 12:37 GMT

Egypt has a pre-prepared plan to deal with the Omicron mutant. “No worries about Omicron, he said, adding that Isolation and health hospitals are fully prepared for any changes that may occur due to Omicron.

Egypt reports first three cases of Omicron

Sat, 18 Dec 2021 - 09:55 GMT

Based on the results of the genome sequencing tests for passengers coming to Egypt, three cases of Omicron cases were detected among 26 passengers infected with COVID-19.

Egypt's cabinet approves COVID-19 vaccine booster shots

Fri, 17 Dec 2021 - 06:19 GMT

SMSs will be sent to those people to be notified about the time and the place of receiving the third dose.

21M women examined as part of Sisi’s health initiative to support Egyptian women

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 12:25 GMT

The initiative includes conducting examinations and raising awareness about health care for women from the age of 18 years old, for free.

Egypt records 84.3% recovery rate from COVID-19 in isolation hospitals

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 01:54 GMT

The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 84.3 percent, after the number of people recovering from the virus increased to 254,471 cases, according to the Ministry of Health's statement.

Egypt’s Grand Mufti: Having COVID-19 vaccines ‘religious duty’

Sat, 11 Dec 2021 - 10:44 GMT

The Health Ministry said on Friday evening that 822 new coronavirus cases were detected over 24 hours in Egypt, upping the total number of infections to 305,652.

30K Egyptians, foreigners examined as part of blood glucose regulation’s campaign

Thu, 09 Dec 2021 - 01:17 GMT

Egypt’s General Authority for Health Care announced the end of the activities the national campaign to regulate blood glucose in Luxor Governorate, according to a statement.

Egypt receives 2 mobile medical clinics from U.S. to combat spread of COVID-19

Tue, 07 Dec 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Egypt received two mobile medical clinics from the United States of America, in order to strengthen measures to combat the spread of the Coronavirus.

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