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News Egypt Health: Egypt for Tips when Travelling to Egypt and Useful Information

Published on: Saturday 12 October 2019
Egypt for Tips when Travelling to Egypt and Useful Information
News source: https://www.seattlepi.com/lifestyle/travel/article/Egypt-for-Tips-when-Travelling-to-Egypt-and-14517194.php

Even better, you will know what to do with customs and how to avoid challenges during your stay. What Are the Vaccinations Required for a Trip to Egypt? You need to consult your local health ...

News Egypt Health: Palestinian PM Arrives in Egypt for Gradual Economic Disengagement from Israel

Published on: Wednesday 09 October 2019
Palestinian PM Arrives in Egypt for Gradual Economic Disengagement from Israel
News source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1939486/palestinian-pm-arrives-egypt-gradual-economic-disengagement-israel

Speaking at a joint press conference with his Egyptian counterpart Mostafa Madbouly in Cairo, Shtayyeh said Egypt opened doors for cooperation in education, health, agriculture, and trade, saying they ...

News Egypt Health: Jailed daughter of Egypt Brotherhood leader Khairat Shater hospitalised after hunger strike

Published on: Thursday 10 October 2019
Jailed daughter of Egypt Brotherhood leader Khairat Shater hospitalised after hunger strike
News source: https://www.middleeasteye.net/news/jailed-daughter-egypt-brotherhood-leader-khairat-shater-hospital-after-hunger-strike-prison

Aisha Shater, an Egyptian human rights activist and daughter of senior Muslim Brotherhood leader Khairat el-Shater, has been transferred to a prison hospital after a deterioration in her health ...

News Egypt Health: Registry of the Egyptian specialized hypertension clinics: patient risk profiles and geographical differences

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
Registry of the Egyptian specialized hypertension clinics: patient risk profiles and geographical differences
News source: https://www.nature.com/articles/s41371-019-0265-0

Data regarding the prevalence and characteristics of cardiovascular (CV) risk factors among Egyptian hypertensive patients are limited. Nationwide Specialized Hypertension Clinics (SHCs) were initiated for screening, investigating, and treating hypertensive patients. This study aimed to determine the clinical characteristics and the CV risk profile of hypertensive Egyptians attending SHCs. Data from 4701 hypertensive patients were collected from the SHCs of nine university hospitals representing the different geographical regions of Egypt. Data collection started in October 2014 and ended in September 2017. Data included blood pressure (BP) measurements, clinical data, socio-demographic characteristics, anthropometric measurements, and cardiovascular risk profiles. The patients’ mean age was 51.8 ± 11.5 years, 58.7% were older than 50 years, and 58.5% were females. The mean office systolic and diastolic BP values were 145.2 ± 22.4 and 88.7 ± 12.9 mmHg, respectively. Regarding CV risk factors, 58.6% were obese, 23.4% were smokers, and 25.1% had diabetes mellitus. Obesity was more prevalent in females than males (65.7% vs. 53.0%, p 

News Egypt Health: First Egyptian hepatitis unit to be formed in Juba: Ministry of Health

Published on: Thursday 26 September 2019
First Egyptian hepatitis unit to be formed in Juba: Ministry of Health
News source: https://menafn.com/1099056466/First-Egyptian-hepatitis-unit-to-be-formed-in-Juba-Ministry-of-Health

(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) Egypt's Health Minister Hala Zayed has announced sending an Egyptian medical team to South Sudan to operate the first hepatitis unit at an Egyptian clinic in Juba.

News Egypt Health: Egypt Seeks to Spread 100 Million Health Campaign to African Countries

Published on: Tuesday 24 September 2019
Egypt Seeks to Spread 100 Million Health Campaign to African Countries
News source: https://aawsat.com/english/home/article/1916726/egypt-seeks-spread-100-million-health-campaign-african-countries

Egypt seeks to generalize the country's “100 Million Health Initiative” to other African countries, announced Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi. The 100 Million Health Initiative, launched in ...

News Egypt Health: Reassurance for would-be medical students over new health sciences subject

Published on: Sunday 21 July 2019
Reassurance for would-be medical students over new health sciences subject
News source: https://www.thenational.ae/uae/education/reassurance-for-would-be-medical-students-over-new-health-sciences-subject-1.888799

Pupils applying to institutions in Egypt said the health sciences subject they studied had not been recognised. Universities in Palestine and Jordan are also said to prefer biology. Health sciences is ...

News Egypt Health: Health officials warn of food poisoning threat to travellers to Egypt

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Health officials warn of food poisoning threat to travellers to Egypt
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7261061/Health-officials-warn-food-poisoning-threat-travellers-Egypt.html

Health bosses have warned people travelling to Egypt to be careful what they eat because of a potentially deadly food poisoning bug. At least 18 people have already caught a strain of E.coli which ...

News Egypt Health: MENA Health Partners to open three new hospitals in Egypt by 2022

Published on: Saturday 20 July 2019
MENA Health Partners to open three new hospitals in Egypt by 2022
News source: https://www.zawya.com/uae/en/story/MENA_Health_Partners_to_open_three_new_hospitals_in_Egypt_by_2022-ZAWYA20190721054354/

MENA Health Partners (MHP), a privately-owned investor and operator of healthcare facilities in Egypt, would open three hospitals in Egypt by the end of 2022, a top company executive said. MHP's ...

News Egypt Health: Travelling To Egypt, Turkey Or Spain This Summer? Check Out This Need-To-Know Health Advice

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Travelling To Egypt, Turkey Or Spain This Summer? Check Out This Need-To-Know Health Advice
News source: https://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/entry/egypt-turkey-spain-ecoli-health-advice_uk_5d3037cee4b004b6adab3f22

A number of people, including children, have returned from the Hurghada region of Egypt with a serious illness caused by E. coli infection, Public Health England (PHE) has revealed. As a result, the ...

News Egypt Health: AstraZeneca Egypt and the Ministry of Health partner to train physicians in advance of Comprehensive Health Insurance launch

Published on: Tuesday 16 July 2019
AstraZeneca Egypt and the Ministry of Health partner to train physicians in advance of Comprehensive Health Insurance launch
News source: https://www.zawya.com/mena/en/companies/story/AstraZeneca_Egypt_and_the_Ministry_of_Health_partner_to_train_physicians_in_advance_of_Comprehensive_Health_Insurance_launch-ZAWYA20190717100229/

This new level of cooperatin comes in advance of the comprehensive national health insurance system launch and pertains to the sponsorship of 30 physicians attending Escala Foundation training in the ...

News Egypt Health: Health officials warn people holidaying in Egypt to watch what they eat amid rising cases of deadly food poisoning

Published on: Wednesday 17 July 2019
Health officials warn people holidaying in Egypt to watch what they eat amid rising cases of deadly food poisoning
News source: https://www.dailymail.co.uk/health/article-7261061/Health-officials-warn-food-poisoning-threat-travellers-Egypt.html

Health bosses have warned people travelling to Egypt to be careful what they eat because of a potentially deadly food poisoning bug. At least 18 people have already caught a strain of E.coli which ...

News Egypt Health: Egypt's Mido calls for ban on fasting football players

Published on: Saturday 11 May 2019
Egypt's Mido calls for ban on fasting football players
News source: https://www.alaraby.co.uk/english/news/2019/5/11/egypts-mido-calls-for-ban-on-fasting-football-players

Egyptian football manager Ahmed Hossam Hussein Abdelhamid, also known as Mido, spoke out against players fasting during Ramadan while playing in football matches, claiming it would put a strain on ...

News Egypt Health: WHO Condemns Multiple Attacks on Health Facilities in North-Western Syria

Published on: Tuesday 07 May 2019
News source: https://reliefweb.int/report/syrian-arab-republic/who-condemns-multiple-attacks-health-facilities-north-western-syria

7 May 2019, Cairo, Egypt: The World Health Organization (WHO) strongly condemns continuing attacks on health facilities in north-western Syria. Since 29 April, in just nine days, twelve health ...

News Egypt Health: Egypt- Implementation of new Health Insurance Law on schedule: Minister of Health

Published on: Thursday 09 May 2019
News source: https://menafn.com/1098503111/Egypt-Implementation-of-new-Health-Insurance-Law-on-schedule-Minister-of-Health

(MENAFN - Daily News Egypt) The Minister of Health and Population, Hala Zayed stressed the implementation of the new comprehensive Health Insurance Law in Port Said on the scheduled date in early ...

News Egypt Health: Sisi strongly backs health and education sectors, says famed surgeon Magdi Yacoub

Published on: Friday 10 May 2019
News source: http://english.ahram.org.eg/NewsContent/1/64/331417/Egypt/Politics-/Sisi-strongly-backs-health-and-education-sectors,-.aspx

Famous surgeon Dr Magdi Yacoub has paid tribute to President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi for what he said was his strong support for the development of health and education services in Egypt. On the ...