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Namibia:Egyptian Doctors Start Operations
[Namibian] Visiting Egyptian doctors will conduct operations at the Katutura Intermediate Hospital and the Windhoek Central Hospital from today. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 13, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

“No Time to Waste” in Ending FGM
FGM is a taboo and complicated topic in Liberia and it is dangerous for women to speak out about it. Credit: Travis Lupick / IPSBy Will Higginbotham and Tharanga YakupitiyageUNITED NATIONS, Feb 7 2018 (IPS)More than 200 million women around the world have experienced some kind of female genital mutilation (FGM) and more could be at risk, a UN agency said. Though the practice has declined in prevalence globally, alarming new figures from the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) predict that any progress could be off-set as a further 68 million girls face the risk of FGM by 2030.The statistics from the UN were unveiled tod...
Source: IPS Inter Press Service - Health - February 7, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: Will Higginbotham and Tharanga Yakupitiyage Tags: Aid Crime & Justice Education Featured Gender Gender Violence Global Headlines Health Human Rights Inequity Religion TerraViva United Nations Women's Health Source Type: news

'I miss her so much': NHS doctor separated from daughter
An Egyptian doctor recruited by the NHS in 2016 has had an application for her three-year-old daughter to come to the UK rejected. (Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition)
Source: BBC News | Health | UK Edition - February 7, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Fruit bat's echolocation may work like sophisticated surveillance sonar
(University of Washington) High-speed recordings of Egyptian fruit bats in flight show that instead of using a primitive form of echolocation, these animals actually use a technique recently developed by humans for surveillance and navigation. (Source: EurekAlert! - Biology)
Source: EurekAlert! - Biology - February 7, 2018 Category: Biology Source Type: news

Egypt Says 4,400-Year-Old Tomb Discovered Outside Cairo
CAIRO (AP) — Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a 4,400-year-old tomb near the country’s famed pyramids at the Giza plateau just outside Cairo, the Antiquities Ministry said Saturday, the latest discovery that authorities hope will help revive the country’s staggering tourism sector.The tomb was found in a wider area of Giza’s western necropolis, which is known to be home to tombs from the Old Kingdom.It likely belonged to a woman known as Hetpet, who archaeologists believe was close to ancient Egyptian royals of the 5th Dynasty. The tomb, unveiled to the media on Saturday, is made of mud brick...
Source: TIME: Science - February 3, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Menna Zaki / AP Tags: Uncategorized APW Egypt onetime Source Type: news

Egypt:Egypt Joins Cholera Fight
[Times of Zambia] The Arab Republic of Egypt yesterday joined Zambia's fight against cholera by donating various medical requirements. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - February 1, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

A New Dinosaur Discovery Could Shed Light on the Final Age of the Dinosaur in Africa
A new dinosaur of titanic proportions unearthed in the Egyptian desert could help scientists shed light on the history of dinosaurs in Africa. The find, named Mansourasaurus shahinae and described in a paper published Monday in the journal Nature, “is the most completely preserved land-living vertebrate” from the end of the Cretaceous Period ever found on mainland Africa, the study’s authors write. Researchers said that the sauropod, a long-necked herbivore, was 80 million years old, 33 feet long, and weighed as much as 5.5 tons, according to Reuters. The remains, which included parts of the skull, jaw, s...
Source: TIME: Science - January 30, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Eli Meixler Tags: Uncategorized Archaeology Egypt onetime overnight Source Type: news

This dinosaur from Egypt is a really big deal — in more ways than one
Introducing Mansourasaurus shahinae, a newly discovered dinosaur from Egypt.It ’s a big discovery in more ways than one.This dinosaur is a titanosaur, so it belongs to the same group as some of the largest creatures that ever walked the Earth.It ’s also Africa’s most complete dinosaur specimen... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - January 29, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Karen Kaplan Source Type: news

Searching for an Alzheimer ’s cure while my father slips away
At the beginning, we hunted frantically for any medical breakthrough that might hint at a cure. Then hope gave way to the unbearable truth. By Peter SavodnikOne night several years ago, I checked out of a hotel in Cairo and hailed a cab to the airport. It was just after 1am. I had been in Egypt for a week, researching a story on the Muslim Brotherhood, and I had come down with a nasty bug. A blood vessel in my right eye burst, but the doctor said it would probably go away in a few days. I had with me my laptop, a duffel bag crammed with T-shirts, a crushed-velvet blazer, a toothbrush, a razor, medications, an exceptionally...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - January 26, 2018 Category: Science Authors: Peter Savodnik Tags: Alzheimer's Health Society Dementia Mental health Medical research Science Source Type: news

Muslim immigrant men's and women's attitudes towards intimate partner violence - Gennari M, Giuliani C, Accordini M.
This study aims to study the attitudes towards Intimate Partner Violence (IPV) in a group of Muslim immigrants. To this end, six focus-groups were conducted involving 42 first-generation Muslim immigrants (21 males and 21 females) from Pakistan, Egypt and ... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - January 25, 2018 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Age: Infants and Children Source Type: news

The Proven & Unproven Health Benefits Of Honey
By Sandee LaMotte, CNN (CNN) — Move over, prehistoric bears. Humans have loved honey since the Stone Age. Rock art pictures of honey harvesting, which at first glance look like drawings from A.A. Milne’s Winnie-the-Pooh, date to about 8000 B.C. Beeswax has been found on pottery dating as far back as 7000 B.C., most likely used for waterproofing. The ancient Egyptians offered honey to the gods and then joined the Greeks, Romans and Chinese in using it as a salve for wounds and a treatment for fevers and stomach ailments. Today, proponents of honey tout its miraculous healing properties, claiming that it can prev...
Source: WBZ-TV - Breaking News, Weather and Sports for Boston, Worcester and New Hampshire - January 20, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Health – CBS Boston Tags: Health News Honey Source Type: news

Paxeramed rebrands as PaxeraHealth
RIS/PACS developer Paxeramed has changed its name to PaxeraHealth.Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: Paxeramed wins Egyptian VNA contract Paxeramed completes Chile installs Paxeramed launches image management platform Paxeramed to launch low-cost PACS at AHRA 2015 Paxeramed launches CarePassport at SIIM 2015 (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - January 18, 2018 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Worried about your liver after taking Tylenol? Take Moringa peregrina – it has been found to help mitigate the effects of liver toxicity caused by the drug
(Natural News) The Moringa peregrina plant is an Egyptian flower that has been scientifically proven to have a wide score of beneficial pharmacologic effects. These range from acting as an anti-inflammatory agent to serving as an analgesic. However, its impact on the liver has remained unknown until recently. A team of investigators discovered that Moringa... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 17, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Egypt:Myths and Methadone - Will Egypt's Laws Bend to the Rising Tide of Drug Abuse?
[Bhekisisa] The real revolution is yet to come when it relates to the country's opioid epidemic. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 12, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Camel's milk found to restore insulin activity in diabetics, making it a natural treatment for the disease
(Natural News) Camel milk gained steam during the last few years as a potential superfood against diabetes, and a new study published in the African Journal of Traditional, Complementary and Alternative Medicines demonstrated that the dairy product might indeed bolster diabetes management. A team of researchers from Egypt’s premier universities and health agencies examined rat models of diabetes... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - January 11, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Egypt:Health, Military Production Ministers Probe Joint Ventures
[Egypt Online] Minister of Health and Population Dr Ahmed Emadeddin Radi and Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed el Assar discussed the latest developments in projects carried out between the two sides. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Egypt:Sisi Urges Modernization of Egypt's Health Sector
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has called for pursuing efforts aimed at developing the health sector in Egypt and applying the new health insurance systems to offer the best medical service for citizens. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - January 5, 2018 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Researchers use hi-tech scans to read Egyptian mummy name
Researchers at University College London used a new scanning technique to identify the mummy, which has been on display at Chiddington Castle in  Kent (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - January 1, 2018 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

New study finds vitamin E effective at relieving the chronic symptoms of asthma
(Natural News) Asthma, a chronic inflammation of the lung airways, has been around since the ancient Egyptian times. This disease plagues approximately 26 millions Americans today, and the number increases every year. Historical records show hundreds of remedies and recipes to help with the symptoms asthma brings, but none have been successful enough to cure... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - December 20, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

CT scans of Egyptian mummies reveal oldest known cases of breast cancer and multiple myeloma
(University of Granada) An international research team has established that the woman with breast cancer died around 2000 B.C., while the man with multiple myeloma died around 1800 B.C. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Study connects stocks, democracy, and the Arab Spring
(Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Day after day in early 2011, massive crowds gathered in Cairo's Tahrir Square, calling for the ouster of Egyptian President Hosni Mubarak. Away from the square, the protests had another effect, as a study co-authored by an MIT professor shows. The demonstrations lowered the stock market valuations of politically connected firms -- and showed how much people thought a full democratic revolution was possible. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - December 20, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Egypt:Health Insurance Project Gift to Egyptians - Minister
[Egypt Online] Minister of the House of Representatives Affairs Omar Marwan said the comprehensive social health insurance bill, which was issued by the Parliament, is the outcome of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi's directives to be a gift to the Egyptian people. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 19, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

CT scans unearth ancient cases of cancer in mummies
Cancer may be older than people realize; it has been around as far back as...Read more on AuntMinnie.comRelated Reading: RT educator unwraps secrets of Peruvian mummies CT, 3D printing bring Egyptian mummy back to life Rewriting history: CT diagnoses ancient cold case CT, MRI find atherosclerosis in mummy hearts How CT unraveled curiosities of King Tut (Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines)
Source: AuntMinnie.com Headlines - December 15, 2017 Category: Radiology Source Type: news

Egypt:Egypt Donates Medicine to Somalia, Sponsors Injured for Treatment
[Dalsan Radio] An Egyptian plane carrying medical donation has today landed Adan Adde International Airport. The five-tone medicine was meant to help serve the victims of October 14 explosion that happened at Zoobe in Mogadishu. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 11, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Somalia:Egypt Airlifts 20 Wounded as Mogadishu Toll Jumps to 512
[Shabelle] An aircraft has airlifted 20 people who have been seriously wounded on Oct 14 deadly truck bombing in Mogadishu to Cairo for medical treatment. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - December 10, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

3,500-year-old tombs found at Luxor
Egypt hopes discovery will boost tourism which has been suffering since 2011 uprisingEgypt has announced the discovery of two small tombs in the southern city of Luxor dating back some 3,500 years, a find the government hopes will help revive the country ’s ailing tourism sector.The tombs, located on the west bank of the Nile in a cemetery for noblemen and top officials, are the latest discovery in the city famed for its temples and tombs spanning different dynasties of ancient Egyptian history.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 9, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press in Luxor Tags: Archaeology Science Egyptology Egypt holidays Travel World news Source Type: news

Egypt announces discovery of 3,500-year-old tombs in Luxor
Country hopes find will boost tourism industry, which has been suffering since 2011 uprisingEgypt has announced the discovery of two small tombs in the southern city of Luxor dating back about 3,500 years, a find the government hopes will help revive the country ’s ailing tourism sector.The tombs, located on the west bank of the Nile in a cemetery for noblemen and top officials, are the latest discovery in the city famed for its temples and tombs spanning different dynasties of ancient Egyptian history.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - December 9, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press in Luxor Tags: Egypt Archaeology Science Egyptology Travel World news Africa Middle East and North Africa Source Type: news

Flight attendant battling two cancers gets the all clear
Doaa Abouelseoud, from Cairo, Egypt, battled stage three breast cancer and rare Hodgkin Lymphoma. She says the ordeal has given her a completely new positive outlook on life. (Source: the Mail online | Health)
Source: the Mail online | Health - December 4, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

Scientists Are Using a Particle Accelerator to Unwrap a Mummy ’s Secrets
Scientists are using highly powerful X-rays to examine a mummy from ancient Egypt, hoping to find secrets about the nanostructure of Ancient Egyptian bones that might benefit modern medicine. A team at Northwestern University in Chicago is conducting the experiments, which allow researchers to see details of the mummy’s insides without removing its delicate wrappings. The team is hopeful that the results could help to predict bone fractures before they happen. “We have some preliminary findings about the various materials, but it will take days before we tighten down the precise answers to our questions,”...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - November 30, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Billy Perrigo Tags: Uncategorized ancient egypt medicine onetime osteoporosis Source Type: news

Africa:Medical Experts Discuss Protection of Players in Cairo
[CAF] Medical experts from the continent and beyond have assembled in Cairo, Egypt, for the CAF Medical Seminar, to discuss relevant issues related to improving the medical aspect of the game on the continent. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 29, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

'Indiana Joan': Perth woman, 95, accused of looting Egypt artefacts
Australia investigating allegations that Joan Howard would steal from archaeological sites during her husband ’s diplomatic tripsThe Australian government has confirmed it is looking into the case of a 95-year-old Perth woman accused of looting artefacts from countries including Egypt.Monica Hanna of Egypt ’s Heritage Taskforce posted an open letter to Australia’s ambassador to Egypt, Neil Hawkins, on Facebook this month, alleging Joan Howard spent most of her time during her husband’s diplomatic trips looting archaeological sites.Continue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 24, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Australian Associated Press Tags: Archaeology Source Type: news

Islamic Advisory Group launches training manual on polio eradication, mother and child health ...
Muslim leaders urge parents to vaccinate their children Cairo, 22 November – The Islamic Advisory Group for Polio Eradication (IAG) today launched a new training manual for students of religious studies in support of polio eradication efforts. The manual provides practical guidance on how to engage with local communities to advocate for vaccination as well as other maternal and child health issues. The launch took place during the group’s fourth annual meeting that convened at the headquarters of Al Azhar Al Sharif hosted by Grand Imam Dr Ahmed El-Tayyib. The Grand Imam expressed his happiness to see the pro...
Source: WHO EMRO News - November 23, 2017 Category: Middle East Health Source Type: news

A moment that changed me: seeing my first moth fish | Fiona Gell
I was 22 and fascinated by fish behaviour. But when scientist Amanda Vincent showed me this strange creature I became convinced that my future lay in conservation — not in the labLike many of the most important occasions in my life, the moment that changed me involved fish. Holding the desiccated carcass of a sea moth while talking to my heroine, the fish biologist and conservationistDr Amanda Vincent, altered the course of my life.I was 22, and had just finished my biology degree. For my dissertation research I had spent a couple of months following butterflyfish in the Ras Mohammed national park in the Egyptian Red...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 17, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Fiona Gell Tags: Conservation fish Environment Marine life Wildlife Zoology Biology Science Endangered species Animals Endangered habitats UK news Source Type: news

Risk factors for non-fatal occupational injuries among construction workers: a case-control study - Khashaba E, El-Helaly M, El-Gilany AH, Motawei SM, Foda S.
BACKGROUND: Substance abuse is a serious problem, because it affects both workers and young people. Prevalence and consequences of cannabis abuse among construction workers in particular are not well studied in Egypt. OBJECTIVES: To determine the a... (Source: SafetyLit)
Source: SafetyLit - November 16, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Tags: Alcohol and Other Drugs Source Type: news

Egypt:Sisi Approves French Grant to Back First Aid Project in Egypt
[Egypt Online] President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued a decree approving a one-million-euro grant offered by the French Development agency to back the first aid project in Egypt . (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - November 16, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

The deferred promise of Islamic-world science
Ten years ago, there was excitement about the prospects for science and innovation across the Islamic world. Was this optimism misplaced?Last week, almost 3,000 scientists and policymakers from 120 countries gathered on the shores of the Dead Sea in Jordan for the 2017World Science Forum. It was a landmark moment for Jordanian science, and a tribute to the vision ofPrincess Sumaya bint El Hassan, president of Jordan ’s Royal Scientific Society, who is in the vanguard of a new generation of leaders championing science and innovation in the region. Jordan is also home to theMiddle East ’s first advanced light sou...
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 16, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Ehsan Masood and James Wilsdon Tags: Science Higher education Islam Science policy Arab and Middle East unrest Politics Source Type: news

Startup relocates from Egypt to tackle NM's addiction crisis
After seeing his brother relapse for the fourth time during his seven-year battle with drug addiction, one man decided to make a solution himself. (Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines)
Source: bizjournals.com Health Care:Pharmaceuticals headlines - November 6, 2017 Category: Pharmaceuticals Authors: May Ortega Source Type: news

Bats, like humans, decipher where others are from based on their regional "accent," according to new study
(Natural News) An animal study has revealed that bats have regional dialects just like humans, and are able to decipher and mimic how other bats communicate. As part of the study, a team of researchers at the Tel Aviv University in Israel have caught pregnant female Egyptian fruit bats in central Israel. The female bats have been randomly... (Source: NaturalNews.com)
Source: NaturalNews.com - November 5, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Source Type: news

From Miami to Shanghai: 3C of warming will leave world cities below sea level
An elevated level of climate change would lock in irreversible sea-level rises affecting hundreds of millions of people, Guardian data analysis showsHundreds of millions of urban dwellers around the world face their cities being inundated by rising seawaters if latest UN warnings that the world is on course for 3C of global warming come true, according to a Guardian data analysis.Related:The three-degree world: the cities that will be drowned by global warmingContinue reading... (Source: Guardian Unlimited Science)
Source: Guardian Unlimited Science - November 3, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Jonathan Watts Tags: Climate change Cities Environment Sea level Science World news Greenhouse gas emissions Flooding Natural disasters and extreme weather US news China Egypt Japan Brazil Africa Americas Asia Pacific Middle East and North Af Source Type: news

Muons reveal hidden void in Egyptian pyramid
Imaging technique uses background cosmic radiation (Source: PhysicsWeb News)
Source: PhysicsWeb News - November 3, 2017 Category: Physics Authors: Hamish Johnston Source Type: news

Using particle physics, scientists find hidden structure inside Egypt's Great Pyramid
Scientists have found a hidden chamber in Egypt's Great Pyramid of Giza, the first such discovery in the structure since the 19th century and one likely to spark a new surge of interest in the pharaohs. (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - November 3, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Amina Khan Source Type: news

Scientists Just Found a Hidden Chamber in the Great Pyramid of Giza
(CAIRO) — Scientists have found a hidden chamber in Egypt’s Great Pyramid of Giza, the first such discovery in the structure since the 19th century and one likely to spark a new surge of interest in the pharaohs. In an article published in the journal Nature on Thursday, an international team said the 30-meter (yard) void deep within the pyramid is situated above the structure’s Grand Gallery, and has a similar cross-section. The purpose of the chamber is unclear, and it’s not yet known whether it was built with a function in mind. The scientists made the discovery using cosmic-ray imaging, recordin...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - November 2, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Brian Rohan / AP Tags: Uncategorized Archaeology Egypt onetime Source Type: news

Scientists discover hidden chamber in Egypt ’s Great Pyramid
Scientists have found a hidden chamber in Egypt ’s Great Pyramid of Giza, the first such discovery in the structure since the 19th century and one likely to spark a new surge of interest in the pharaohs.In an article published in the journal Nature on Thursday, an international team said the approximately... (Source: Los Angeles Times - Science)
Source: Los Angeles Times - Science - November 2, 2017 Category: Science Authors: Associated Press Source Type: news

‘Smart’ turbine part for power plants made in Egypt
Invention wins African prize and attracts interest for potential to boost the efficiency of conventional turbines. (Source: SciDev.Net)
Source: SciDev.Net - November 2, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

“Your voice is your weapon”: Taking on sexual harassment in Egypt
CAIRO, Egypt –“Your fear is controlling you,” instructor Amany Abdel-Aal told a roomful of women at a Wen-Do self-defence class, held in a cheerfully painted youth centre on the outskirts of Cairo.The students – most of them Syrian refugees – nodded in agreement.“Sometimes I want to do something but I can’t,” one woman admitted.Their fears are well founded. Most of Ms. Abdel-Aal ’s students have experienced sexual harassment. And they are not alone. (Source: UNFPA News)
Source: UNFPA News - October 30, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Authors: zerzan Source Type: news

Why Public Services International is important to you
This week public sector workers from across the world will be packing their bags and flying to Switzerland. Travelling from as far afield as Egypt, India, Niger, Jamaica, as well Germany, France, and Denmark and many more countries, representatives from public service trade unions are attending Public Services International’s congress, one of the largest gatherings of international trade unionists in the world. What exactly is Public Services International and what has it got to do with UNISON? Public Services International (PSI) is a global trade union federation, which means it brings together public service unions...
Source: UNISON Health care news - October 30, 2017 Category: UK Health Authors: Rosa Ellis Tags: Article dave prentis international public services international Source Type: news

Oldest recorded solar eclipse helps date the Egyptian pharaohs
(University of Cambridge) Researchers have pinpointed the date of what could be the oldest solar eclipse yet recorded. The event, which occurred on Oct. 30, 1207 BC, is mentioned in the Bible, and could have consequences for the chronology of the ancient world. (Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science)
Source: EurekAlert! - Social and Behavioral Science - October 29, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news

Egypt:PM Follows up Bill On Comprehensive Health Insurance
[Egypt Online] Prime Minister Sherif Ismail discussed in a meeting on Tuesday 24/10/2017 a bill on comprehensive health insurance. The meeting reviewed a number of amendments and notes on the bill in order to draw up a final draft before being presented to the premier. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 25, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Rwanda:Telemedicine to Shore Up Healthcare Training
[New Times] The Egyptian government has pledged to help Rwanda Military Hospital, Kanombe with the putting in place of a telemedicine unit at the facility. (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - October 25, 2017 Category: African Health Source Type: news

Mini-car made in Egypt competes with the tuk-tuk
A local alternative to the auto-rickshaw, built by an inventor from Giza, is being deployed to Egyptian streets. (Source: SciDev.Net)
Source: SciDev.Net - October 19, 2017 Category: International Medicine & Public Health Source Type: news