All you need to know about Disease X after Britain warned of new pandemic

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 09:23 GMT

Experts from Britain warned of the possibility of the emergency of a new pandemic, referred to globally as “X,” and called for urgent readiness to confront its spread.

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'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 allocates 30 clinics across Egypt to help quit smoking for free

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 12:31 GMT

A presidential initiative launched aiming at implementing healthy eating patterns, including raising awareness against risks of smoking.

Egypt completely free of monkeypox, monitors global epidemiological situation: Health Ministry

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 12:07 GMT

The Ministry of Health and Population confirmed that Egypt is completely free of monkeypox, and no cases of infection or suspected infection with the disease have been recorded.

Min. Abdel Ghaffar orders to lay down health map for each governorate

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 09:33 GMT

Participants tackled challenges facing the health system in the country.

Highlights: 8 years of unprecedented attention directed to Egypt’s health sector

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 10:07 GMT

Egypt’s health sector has received unprecedented attention over the past 8 years, with a package of urgent health services were launched.

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 is keen on supportng the elimination of Hepatitis C in South Sudan: Minister

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Higher Education and Scientific Research and the Acting Minister of Health and Population, Khaled Abdel Ghaffar, received Sunday, Yolanda Oil, Minister of Health of the State of South Sudan, at the General Office of the Ministry of Health and Population.

Egypt submits request to WHO to be declared free of hepatitis C

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 02:09 GMT

Acting Minister of Health and Population Khaled Abdel Ghaffar made the statement Sunday at Africa Health ExCon held by the Egyptian Authority for Unified Procurement (UPA) in Cairo.

Egypt to supply fellow African states with 30M doses of anti-COVID-19 vaccines: President Sisi

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 12:28 GMT

The president made the announcement at Africa Health ExCon held by the Egyptian Authority for Unified Procurement (UPA).

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.

WHO "not concerned" about monkeypox becoming pandemic

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 10:41 GMT

Rosamund Lewis, who leads the smallpox secretariat of the WHO's Emergencies Programme, said that right now, "We are not concerned of a global pandemic."

Egypt's Acting health min. reviews report on monkeypox disease

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 02:25 GMT

He added that the ministry is ready to face such a virus and is working to get vaccines and medications to treat it.

What you need to know about Egypt’s unprecedented achievements in health insurance system

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 01:24 GMT

The Egyptian state attaches great importance to the health sector, by launching a package of urgent health services to bridge the gap in services that faced shortages.

Egyptian minister reveals number of classrooms to be built starting July to reduce crowdedness

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 02:30 GMT

Minister of Planning and Economic Development Hala al-Said was addressing the House of Representatives Monday.

Egypt records average COVID daily infection 8 cases, 4 deaths

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 10:13 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Health and Population announced Saturday that the average number of daily infections with the Corona virus reached eight, during the past week, as part of the necessary monitoring conducted by the ministry according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization (WHO).

Nearly 20K psychiatric services offered in 3 months: health min.

Wed, 04 May 2022 - 04:07 GMT

Abdel Ghaffar said psychiatric treatment has been offered to patients in 166,307 visits to outpatient clinics throughout the country.

Egypt to operate 36 medical caravans to remote, low-income areas on May 4-12

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 12:49 GMT

In the end, there will be caravans to 13 governorates at a time on May 11-12.