99% of Egyptian children get all vaccines they need: UNICEF

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 10:38 GMT

The UN official also lauded the eagerness of parents to vaccinate their children.

Countries must abstain from specifying certain anti-COVID-19 vaccines as visa requirement: Egypt's FM

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 04:04 GMT

That was during his participation via video-conference in the first meeting of the International Forum on COVID-19 Vaccine Cooperation.

Egyptian official reveals ingredients of meals to be provided to stunted schoolchildren

Thu, 05 Aug 2021 - 03:02 GMT

That is because the dish is rich in 40 percent of the nutrients needed by children suffering from such problem.

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.

Egypt adds news drugs to COVID treatment protocol, addresses black fungus: Official

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 01:39 GMT

Egypt’s COVID-19 treatment protocol has been updated with new effective drugs being added, said Dr. Hossam Hosny.

Black Fungus: What we know so far

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 01:28 GMT

A 62-year old lady in Fayoum, who recently recovered from COVID-19, was diagnosed with the fungal infection.

Officials answer whether Egypt has black fungus cases or not

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 03:11 GMT

The disease is not contagious or exclusive to COVID-19 patients.

Armed Forces signs cooperation protocol to establish national project for Egyptians' reference genome

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 10:35 GMT

The protocol is signed with the Academy of Scientific Research and Technology.

Egyptian citizens aged above 40 can register for vaccination starting Feb. 28

Tue, 23 Feb 2021 - 02:01 GMT

Also, those suffering from chronic diseases.

Official reveals number of surgeries carried out to patients on waiting lists in 2 years

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 11:24 GMT

The cost of each varies between LE10,000 and LE350,000.

China coronavirus victims amount to 106; confirmed cases climb to over 4.5k

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 - 09:53 GMT

A total of 106 people died of the disease, according to the latest toll.

Germany confirms first case of coronavirus

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 - 09:48 GMT

The first case of the coronavirus was confirmed in Germany, DW reported Tuesday quoting a spokesman for the Bavarian Health Ministry.

Pet birds imports banned until March to prevent epidemics

Sun, 13 Oct 2019 - 01:48 GMT

That is precautionary measure to prevent epidemic diseases, particularly avian influenza, and protect the country’s poultry resources.

Medical check-ups carried out for 207,806 camels, 1,314 horses

Mon, 01 Jul 2019 - 03:11 GMT

The annual report issued by the Animal Health Research Institute reveals that 207,806 camels imported through southern urban ports were subject to medical check-ups.

7K rare diseases have no treatment: Chas Hountra

Sun, 17 Mar 2019 - 02:55 GMT

People are in need of new medicine for cancer and diabetes as well as a new generation of antibiotics.

3rd phase of medical screening campaign to begin March 1

Wed, 13 Feb 2019 - 10:13 GMT

The nationwide campaign aims to determine the prevalence of Hepatitis C and chronic diseases infection, and provide free treatment.

Are lonely hearts prone to cardiovascular disease?

Tue, 27 Mar 2018 - 11:11 GMT

Feeling lonely contributes less to the risk of cardiovascular disease than recent research suggests, scientists said Tuesday.

AstraZeneca's immunotherapy drug wins key lung cancer approval

Sat, 17 Feb 2018 - 10:27 GMT

AstraZeneca’s immunotherapy drug Imfinzi has won crucial approval from U.S. regulators for use in lung cancer.

Saudi says it's prepared to handle any stampede or disease at haj

Mon, 28 Aug 2017 - 09:00 GMT

Saudi health officials overseeing the haj pilgrimage later this week say they are prepared to handle any outbreak of disease or a stampede.