Egypt ’s Food Challenge: a Good Effort but Not Enough
A bakery shop in Cairo, Egypt. Egyptian flatbread, known as Aish baladi or country bread is on the table of all Egyptians, even the poorest, thanks to a smartcard system that assigns certain quantities to each family to avoid unnecessary waste. By Maged SrourCAIRO, Apr 18 2019 (IPS) “Unfortunately the overall nutritional panorama of Egypt does not look well,” says Dr. Sara Diana Garduno Diaz, an expert concentrating on nutrition and biology at the American University of the Middle East. Diaz’s research focuses on dietary patterns and ethnic-associated risk factors for metabolic syndrome. “While tra...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - April 18, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Maged Srour Tags: Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Food & Agriculture Food Sustainability Headlines Health Middle East & North Africa Population Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations Barilla Center for Food and Nutrition Foundation (B Source Type: news

Mother Nature may have contributed to the rise of the Roman Empire: Volcanic eruptions, drought found to coincide with political events in ancient Egypt
(Natural News) Pre-industrial climate change of the natural variety may have brought down the Ptolemaic dynasty that ruled ancient Egypt from 305 to 30 BC given internal strife and its later conquest by the Roman empire. That is part of the conclusion of a new study published in Nature Communications, which was based on evaluating ice core data of volcanic... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 17, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Insanely dishonest “mainstream media” now pretending that Obama’s caging of migrant children was his humanitarian way of “protecting” them
(Natural News) In an interview with the media on Tuesday following a meeting at the White House with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, President Donald Trump finally, thankfully, pushed back against the “mainstream” media lie that his administration and, in particular, his outgoing DHS secretary, Kirstjen Nielsen, were responsible for “caging” migrant children. POTUS told... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 12, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Mummified Mice And Falcons Found In Newly Unveiled Egyptian Tomb
More than 50 animals were found in the tomb, along with mummies of a woman and a young boy. It's "one of the most exciting discoveries ever," Mostafa Waziri of the Supreme Council of Antiquities said.(Image credit: Mohamed Abd El Ghany/Reuters) (Source: NPR Health and Science)
Source: NPR Health and Science - April 6, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jenny Gathright Source Type: news

Armed mom saves daughter from Muslim kidnapper in shopping mall abduction attempt
(Natural News) A mom armed with a pistol saved her 5-year-old daughter from being kidnapped at a West Virginia mall Monday night. (Article by Adan Salazar republished from Infowars.com) The incident happened in Old Navy at the Huntington Mall in Barboursville around 6PM as Mohamed Fathy Hussein Zayan, 54, from Alexandria, Egypt, “grabbed the child... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - April 3, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Being a woman in ancient Egypt: A hidden history of changing rights
(University of Kent) Women's rights in ancient Egypt were better before the 4th century BC than during the Greco-Roman period that followed, according to a new book by a University of Kent expert.Dr Ada Nifosi, a lecturer in Ancient History in the University's School of European Culture and Languages, found that the status of women in ancient Egypt was higher and had more autonomy than generations to come, including over issues that remain contested today. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - March 28, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Nile shipwreck discovery proves Herodotus right – after 2,469 years
Greek historian ’s description of ‘baris’ vessel vindicated by archaeologists at sunken city of Thonis-HeraclionIn the fifth century BC, the Greek historian Herodotus visited Egypt and wrote of unusual river boats on the Nile. Twenty-three lines of hisHistoria, the ancient world ’s first great narrative history, are devoted to the intricate description of the construction of a “baris”.For centuries, scholars have argued over his account because there was no archaeological evidence that such ships ever existed. Now there is. A “fabulously preserved” wreck in the waters around ...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - March 17, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Dalya Alberge Tags: Archaeology UK news Science Egypt Source Type: news

Drinking in ancient Egypt - Ziskind B.
[Abstract unavailable] Language: fr... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 16, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

FDA approves BD ’ s Venovo venous stent
Becton Dickinson & Co. (NYSE:BDX) said today that the FDA granted pre-market approval for its Venovo stent for treating iliofemoral venous occlusive disease. Franklin Lakes, N.J.-based BD touted Venovo as the first on the U.S. market approved to treat obstructed blood flow in the iliac and femoral veins. “The FDA pre-market approval of the Venovo venous stent represents a significant advance for interventionalists treating iliofemoral venous occlusive disease, an under-recognized condition,” peripheral intervention president Steve Williamson said in prepared remarks. “We designed the Venovo venou...
Source: Mass Device - March 14, 2019 Category: Medical Devices Authors: Brad Perriello Tags: Featured Food & Drug Administration (FDA) Regulatory/Compliance Stents bectondickinson Source Type: news

In Latin America, the Term Leprosy Still Carries a Burden from Biblical Times
In the panel on Hanseniasis versus Leprosy, the need to change the name of a disease surrounded by stigma with no scientific basis was debated, during the Latin American and Caribbean Assembly of Organisations of People Affected by Hansen's Disease, in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Credit: Fabiana Frayssinet/IPSBy Fabiana FrayssinetRÍO DE JANEIRO, Mar 13 2019 (IPS) Known scientifically as Hansen’s disease, leprosy carries a symbolic burden from the past that people affected by the disease and experts from around Latin America are fighting, including the terminology used. The debate took place during a panel called H...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - March 14, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Fabiana Frayssinet Tags: Development & Aid Editors' Choice Featured Global Governance Headlines Health Human Rights IPS UN: Inside the Glasshouse Latin America & the Caribbean Regional Categories TerraViva United Nations leprosy Source Type: news

Rates and profile of victimization in a sample of Egyptian patients with major mental illness - El Missiry A, Meguid MAE, Abourayah A, Missiry ME, Hossam M, Elkholy H, Khalil AH.
The objectives of this study are to investigat... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Domestic and social violence against women during the Egyptian uprising - Wasef NH.
This study discusses how social and domestic violence against women increased during the period of political violence represented by the Egyptian Uprising of the 25th of January 2011. In this paper, the term political violence had been defined as any use o... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - March 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Social Etiologies and Disparities Source Type: news

Nearly Four Dozen Injured in Crash, Fire at Cairo Train Station
CAIRO (AP) — A fight between two train conductors unleashed a speeding, unmanned locomotive that slammed into a barrier and exploded in the Egyptian capital's main train station Wednesday, killing at least 25 people, authorities said. Railway officials said the single railcar collided head-on with the buffer stop, causing a huge explosion and fire. At least 47 people were also injured, many of them critically, and officials said the death toll could rise. The deadly blaze blasted through people on the platform in the busy Ramses Station in downtown Cairo. A surveillance video showed the moment of impact when the car ...
Source: JEMS: Journal of Emergency Medical Services News - February 28, 2019 Category: Emergency Medicine Tags: International Major Incidents News Mass Casualty Incidents Source Type: news

10 Health benefits to enjoy from drinking fenugreek tea
(Natural News) Fenugreek tea is a highly nutritious drink that you should consider including in your diet. The therapeutic use of this herbal tea, which is made from the seeds of the fenugreek plant, can be traced back to ancient Egyptian and Chinese civilizations. Today, there is scientific evidence of its many health benefits, which... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 24, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The mummy of all Tutankhamun shows will land in London
Saatchi Gallery to host exhibition of 150 artefacts before their permanent return to EgyptThe largest number ofKing Tutankhamun treasures ever to leave Egypt are heading to London for an exhibition which organisers say will never happen again. It was announced on Thursday that theSaatchi Gallery in London will be the only UK venue for a world tour of 150 original artefacts from Tutankhamun ’s tomb, 60 of which have never left Egypt before.The tour marks the upcoming centenary of the sensational discovery of the boy pharaoh ’s tomb by British explorer Howard Carter in 1922.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - February 21, 2019 Category: Science Authors: Mark Brown Arts correspondent Tags: Egyptology Archaeology Tutankhamun Saatchi gallery Culture UK news Art Art and design Source Type: news

The Association Between Women & #039;s Social Position and the Medicalization of Female Genital Cutting in Egypt
CONCLUSIONSA woman's social position in Egypt is associated with medicalization of her daughter's genital cutting. Research is needed to explore the social meaning attributed to medicalized genital cutting, which may inform campaigns that could decrease the prevalence of the procedure. (Source: The Guttmacher Institute)
Source: The Guttmacher Institute - February 21, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Guttmacher Source Type: news

CT confirms authenticity of ancient African sculptures
CT scans helped pinpoint the approximate age and also verify the authenticity...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Phase-contrast CT captures microscopic details of mummy CT scans unearth ancient cases of cancer in mummies CT, 3D printing bring Egyptian mummy back to life 3D imaging helps diagnose 1.7-million-year-old cancer Rewriting history: CT diagnoses ancient cold case (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - February 19, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Egyptian woman issues warning to Americans: ‘Wake up’ or be destroyed from within by Islamic immigration
(Natural News) During past periods of mass immigration to the United States, native-born Americans often warned of dire consequences to our culture, traditions, and founding. They worried that too many immigrants would ‘water down’ American mores, values, and customs. For the first 100 or so years of our existence, Congress did not place many restrictions... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Addressing prevalence and correlates among a sample of Egyptian university students who suffer from substance use disorders - Bassiony MM, Salah El-Deen G, Abdelghani M, Youssef UM, Hassan MS, El-Gohari H.
The objective of this study was to estimate the prevalence and correlates of substance use among Egyptian university students. ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 12, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Seas of Death and Hope
By Jan LundiusSTOCKHOLM / ROME, Feb 11 2019 (IPS)The Mediterranean Sea is currently a sea of death. On the 20th of June every year, i.e. The World Refugee Day, an organization called UNITED for Intercultural Action publishes a “List of Deaths”, summarising information on where, when and under which circumstances a named individual has died due to the “fatal policies of fortress Europa”. The data are collected through information received from 550 network organisations in 48 countries and from local experts, journalists and researchers in the field of migration. The list issued in 2018 accounted for ...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 11, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Jan Lundius Tags: Armed Conflicts Arts Crime & Justice Economy & Trade Education Featured Global Globalisation Headlines Health Human Rights Humanitarian Emergencies Labour Migration & Refugees Religion TerraViva United Nations Source Type: news

Is exposure to lead a risk for arthritis? Study finds correlation between lead in the blood and knee osteoarthritis
(Natural News) Knee osteoarthritis is a menace that plagues millions of people every single day. Since it’s something that affects so many people’s lives, scientists and other experts are always on the lookout for new and improved ways of administering treatment than currently known and available methods. One group of Egyptian researchers has now contributed... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - February 10, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Egypt: Babies Get Blue Ribbons As Parents Say 'No' to Female Genital Mutilation
[Thomson Reuters Foundation] Parents will receive the badges after signing a pledge that they will not have their daughters cut (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 6, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Archaeologists Discover 40 Mummies In Egyptian Burial Chambers
The mummies, believed to have belonged to an upper-middle-class family, were found in “good conservation condition.” (Source: Science - The Huffington Post)
Source: Science - The Huffington Post - February 4, 2019 Category: Science Source Type: news

Knowledge of reproductive health and perception of violence among rural schoolgirls in Egypt - Kamal Elden NM, Khairy WA, Elsebay EH.
STUDY OBJECTIVE: Although schools should play a crucial role in providing the right health information at the right age, little is known about the knowledge of school pupils in Egypt, especially girls living in rural areas, regarding reproductive health, a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - February 4, 2019 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Adolescents Source Type: news

Uganda: New Intervention to Protect More Ugandans From Malaria
[Uganda Ministry of Health] The Government of Uganda and Government of Egypt have signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) on Larval Source Management (LSM) in a bid to boost Malaria control initiatives in the country.This is premised on the background that Ministry of Health is promoting the Integrated Vector Management (IVM) approach to complement the existing interventions towards reduction of Malaria transmission. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 29, 2019 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Digital breast tomosynthesis wins support in Middle East
In daily clinical practice, digital breast tomosynthesis offers real and important...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Breast screening debate spreads to Middle East Large Egyptian study shows breast cancer, density link New studies underline promise of digital breast tomosynthesis Arab Health: Multimodality imaging key to managing breast cancer (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 28, 2019 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

GPS-GSM technology for the long journey of the Egyptian vulture, an endangered species
(University of Barcelona) The Egyptian vulture is an endangered migratory species we usually find in our area between March and September, and which stays in Africa during the rest of the year. However, there is not a lot of information about how this animal's migration takes place -- whether it stops to eat, where it stops and for how long -- and about its mortality -- number of losses and causes -- during its transcontinental journeys. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - January 28, 2019 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Intercountry meeting to fight malnutrition in the Region
21 January 2019, Cairo, Egypt ‒ The WHO Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean is holding an intercountry consultative meeting for nutrition focal points from 22 to 24 January 2019, in collaboration with the Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations, UNICEF and the World Food Programme. Participants, including representatives from Member States and a range of stakeholders, will address the issue of malnutrition in the Region. Malnutrition, in its various forms, is a serious public health problem in WHO’s Eastern Mediterranean Region. More than 20 million children under the age of 5 are stunted...
Source: WHO EMRO News - January 21, 2019 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

The Arab country turning to 'female Viagra'
Egypt is the first Arab country to authorise the sale of flibanserin - but how well is it going down? (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - January 18, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Rabies in a Dog Imported From Egypt -- Connecticut, 2017 Rabies in a Dog Imported From Egypt -- Connecticut, 2017
This report highlights the risk posed by the importation of dogs inadequately vaccinated against rabies from high-risk countries and the difficulty in verifying health status of these animals.Morbidity & Mortality Weekly Report (Source: Medscape Today Headlines)
Source: Medscape Today Headlines - January 16, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Infectious Diseases Journal Article Source Type: news

Moringa is a nutrient-dense superfood that protects you from oxidative damage
(Natural News) Moringa (Moringa peregrina) is a wild flowering plant that is found abundantly in the desert mountains of Egypt. It is widely consumed for its many benefits, such as its ability to regulate sugar and lipid levels, alleviate pain, and reduce inflammation. However, it wasn’t until recently that a group of researchers from the National... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 14, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

American medicine has become one big chemical drug vending machine
(Natural News) Ironically, the same Greek mathematician who invented the syringe 2,000 years ago also created the very first vending machine. Some of the oldest vending machines dispensed holy water in Egyptian temples, but these days mostly what you get is sodas and junk food snacks. It only makes sense that most vending machines dish... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 7, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Egypt's #MeToo moment targets street harassment
(Source: CNN.com - Health)
Source: CNN.com - Health - January 5, 2019 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

The many uses of peppermint oil
(Natural News) Peppermint oil is an extremely versatile oil that is commonly found in many holiday-themed products, whether it be candies, candles, or shower gels. But even before people associated this oil with the holiday season, the Greeks, Egyptians, and Romans were using it for its medicinal properties. Recently, public interest in peppermint oil has increased due to... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 18, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Apitherapy: Natural practitioner uses bee venom to heal patients without drugs or surgery
(Natural News) A doctor from Cairo, Egypt, has adopted a unique and unusual approach to healing that involves using bee stings rather than man-made chemicals and surgical equipment to help his patients overcome disease. While most people probably think of them as painful and something to avoid, bee stings are the primary weapon in Omar... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 12, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Millions flock to free tests as Egypt seeks to eradicate hepatitis C
When Houaida Mabrouk heard about a government campaign that offers free hepatitis C screenings, she hesitated, afraid of testing positive. But after many from her community started visiting health clinics to get checked, she changed her mind. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - December 3, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Two new nursing faculty members ’ work inspired by their heritage
This study was published in the journal Nursing Research.“Young adults who use hookah see it as a social activity,” Rezk-Hanna said. “Those who engage in it don’t consider themselves to be ‘smokers’ and perceive hookah as a healthier alternative to cigarettes.”Rezk-Hanna cautions that despite hookah smoke ’s fruity, benign smell, hookah contains nicotine, one of the most addictive substances known, in addition to many toxins released from the burning charcoal used to heat the flavored tobacco. While cigarette smokers take about five to seven minutes to smoke a cigarette,...
Source: UCLA Newsroom: Health Sciences - November 27, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Source Type: news

Egypt says cheap new drug 'Strox' threatens its youth
For years, Mostafa Mahmoud struggled to pay for his expensive drug addiction, spending much of his meagre income on hashish. A few months ago, he switched to a cheaper way to get high which he says is pushing him to his death. (Source: Reuters: Health)
Source: Reuters: Health - November 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: healthNews Source Type: news

Medical News Today: What was ancient Egyptian medicine like?
Ancient Egyptian documents are probably the earliest records of healthcare practice. The ancient Egyptians knew something about the human body and they sought healing through both herbal medicine and incantations. They also practiced basic surgery. Both male and female doctors were important. Find out more. (Source: Health News from Medical News Today)
Source: Health News from Medical News Today - November 16, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Tags: Medical Students / Training Source Type: news

Climate change/biodiversity loss: Inseparable threats to humanity that must be addressed together
(Terry Collins Assoc) Demand for biofuels to fight climate change clouds the future for biodiversity, says the Executive Secretary of the Intergovernmental Platform on Biodiversity and Ecosystem Services (IPBES). The demand could cause a 10- to 30-fold expansion of green energy-related agricultural land use, adding crushing pressure on habitat for plants and animals and undermining the essential diversity of species on Earth.Anne Larigauderie made the remarks at a major UN biodiversity meeting in Egypt. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - November 15, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

At African Ministerial Summit, IPBES experts detail continent's critical biodiversity challenges
(Terry Collins Assoc) The threat today to African plants, fish, amphibians, reptiles, birds and large mammals is unprecedented, caused by a range of both human-induced and natural causes, leading scientists warned African ministers meeting on the eve of major global biodiversity talks.The ministers are determining Africa's joint position on the critical challenges of biodiversity loss for the 14th meeting of the Conference of the Parties of the UN Convention of Biological Diversity, Egypt, Nov. 14-29. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 12, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Dozens of cat mummies found in 6,000-year-old tombs in Egypt
An ancient unopened tomb and rare mummified scarab beetles were also unearthed at the site south of CairoDozens of cat mummies and a rare collection of mummified scarab beetles have been discovered in seven sarcophagi, some dating back more than 6,000 years, at a site on the edge of the pyramid complex in Saqqara, south of Cairo.Antiquities Minister Khaled el-Enany said the discovery was made by an Egyptian archaeological mission during excavation work started in April.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 11, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Agencies Tags: Archaeology Egypt Middle East and North Africa World news Source Type: news

World Antibiotic Awareness Week 2018 in the Eastern Mediterranean Region
Cairo, Egypt, 8 November, 2018 – World Antibiotics Awareness Week will be celebrated in the Eastern Mediterranean from 12 to 18 November 2018, with campaign messaging focusing on the misuse of antibiotics, which puts everyone at risk, and the need to seek medical advice before taking antibiotics. The campaign aims to target the general public, health professionals, governments, and the food, animal and agricultural sectors to raise awareness of the problem of antibiotic resistance and highlight the importance of the responsible use of antibiotics. World Antibiotics Awareness Week will begin with a press event at the...
Source: WHO EMRO News - November 8, 2018 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

Analysing graffiti helps in understanding the Egyptian uprising of 2011
(University of Gothenburg) How are the protesters who were killed in connection with the Egyptian uprising of 2011 depicted? A thesis in religious studies has shown that an analysis of the cultural production surrounding the 2011 protests in Cairo and their aftermaths -- which included graffiti and murals -- can assist in the understanding of the uprising. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

World to open negotiation of new biodiversity action framework UN conference, Egypt, Nov. 14-29
(Terry Collins Assoc) Negotiations among 196 Parties to the Convention on Biological Diversity (Nov. 17-29): Main themes include achieving the globally-agreed Aichi Biodiversity Targets (2010-2020); mainstreaming biodiversity issues; and the beginning of two years of negotiation of the post 2020 global biodiversity action framework, scheduled for final agreement at CBD COP15 in China in 2020. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - November 5, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

PaxeraHealth adds AI module to PACS
RIS/PACS software developer PaxeraHealth has developed an artificial intelligence...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: PaxeraHealth wins VNA, PACS contract in Africa PaxeraHealth to launch VNA software at SIIM 2018 PaxeraHealth names Dandrow, Pyne to executive team Paxeramed rebrands as PaxeraHealth Paxeramed wins Egyptian VNA contract (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - October 31, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Licorice herb contains neuroprotective compounds that benefit stroke patients
(Natural News) When most people think of licorice, they think of an old-fashioned candy, but don’t let the sweets fool you: Licorice isn’t just a tasty treat, it’s a traditional herbal medicine dating all the way back to Ancient Egypt. The health benefits of licorice are said to include soothing upset stomachs and heart burn,... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - October 29, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Sudan:Al-Bashir and Al-Sisi Visit the Egyptian Medical Supplies Exhibition
[SNA] President of the Republic,Field Marshal accompanied by the visiting Egyptian President, Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and a number of ministers in Sudan and Egypt, inspected, Thursday, the Egyptian medicines and medical supplies exhibition in the Friendship Hall. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 26, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news