Last Updated: Monday, April 28, 2014, 18:46
The Middle East Respiratory Syndrome toll has reached 102 in Saudi Arabia since the virus first emerged in April 2012, a media report said Monday.
Last Updated: Sunday, April 27, 2014, 17:16
Egyptian health ministry said Saturday that it discovered the first case of the SARS-like Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS) virus in an Egyptian man back from Saudi Arabia.
Last Updated: Wednesday, February 05, 2014, 02:41
There have been 24 deaths due to swine flu or A/H1N1 virus since December in the country, the Egyptian health ministry said Tuesday.
Last Updated: Sunday, January 05, 2014, 00:05
A recent report has debunked the idea that obesity is a problem generally associated with relatively richer Western countries. Middle-income countries like India also add to this severe problem and are now at the heart of a "fat explosion".
Last Updated: Tuesday, January 22, 2013, 11:31
Pakistani health officials have called for infants leaving the country to be issued polio vaccinations at airports after virus samples linked to a southern Pakistani city were discovered in Egypt.
Last Updated: Wednesday, March 14, 2012, 23:31
The American University in Cairo said today that a team of its researchers has designed a faster and cheaper test for all types of hepatitis C, which it says affects about 10 million Egyptians.
Last Updated: Thursday, July 07, 2011, 00:00
Egypt has denied reports that the country`s fenugreek seeds exported to Europe caused the E coli infections.