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78 Egyptians die of heart attacks, breathing complications in Mecca Hajj

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78 Egyptians die of heart attacks, breathing complications in Mecca Hajj


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Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply

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Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply


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Egyptian expert to train doctors

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'World's heaviest woman' has surgery in India, loses 100 kgs

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'World's heaviest woman' has surgery in India, loses 100 kgs


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Mumbai Surgery On World's Heaviest Woman Is Successful, Say Doctors

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Mumbai Surgery On World's Heaviest Woman Is Successful, Say Doctors


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Messi promotes hepatitis C treatment in Egypt

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Messi promotes hepatitis C treatment in Egypt


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Lionel Messi promotes hepatitis C treatment in Egypt

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  • 78 Egyptians die of heart attacks, breathing complications in Mecca Hajj
    78 Egyptians die of heart attacks, breathing complications in Mecca Hajj

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    SUMMARY 78 Egyptians die of heart attacks, breathing complications in Mecca Hajj It has also been reported that 14 Nigerians, 23 Bangladeshi and at least 78 Pakistani were among pilgrims who died in Saudi Arabia Deaths from heat exhaustion, fatigue and other natural causes are a common occurrence among pilgrims The death toll of Egyptian pilgrims performing Hajj in Saudi Arabia's city of Mecca has risen to 78, the Egyptian Health Ministry has said
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Diseases & Conditions

  • Messi promotes hepatitis C treatment in Egypt
    Messi promotes hepatitis C treatment in Egypt

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    Cairo - Argentinian football star Lionel Messi was in Egypt on Tuesday as the face of an initiative to promote the North African country as a medical tourism destination for hepatitis C patients. A blood-borne viral disease, hepatitis C is highly prevalent in Egypt. "Medication against hepatitis C saves lives, let's put an end to the waiting lists," the Barcelona FC superstar said on his official Facebook page. Messi has
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Surgery

  • Egyptian Woman, Believed to be World Heaviest, Seeks Lifesaving Surgery 
    Egyptian Woman, Believed to be World Heaviest, Seeks Lifesaving Surgery 

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    NEW DELHI — A 36-year-old Egyptian woman, believed to be the world’s heaviest woman at 500 kilograms, has been brought to an Indian hospital to undergo surgical procedures aimed at drastically reducing her weight and giving her a chance of a normal life. For Eman Ahmed, the journey to Mumbai was her first outside her home in Alexandria in 25 years. And it involved complex logistics on many fronts: The
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Cholera

  • Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply
    Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply

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    CAIRO – Sudanese doctors and aid workers urged the government to declare a state of emergency over a cholera outbreak and delay the start of the school year, which began on Sunday, although authorities say the situation is under control. The disease, which is passed through contaminated water, has surfaced across the country, including in the capital, Khartoum, prompting the U
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Health care

  • Egyptian expert to train doctors
    Egyptian expert to train doctors

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    A two-day training programme on ‘Office Hysteroscopy’ is being organised by Padmasri Hospital on June 19 and 20. World-renowned hysteroscopy surgeon Osama Shawki from Cairo University, Egypt, will be training 150 gynaecologists from across India during the two-day ‘Continuous Medical Education (CME)’ programme. Addressing a press conference on Saturday, Dr Sudha Padmasri, medical director of Padmasri Hospitals, said ‘Office Hysteroscopy’ has brought in a revolutionary change in the field of gynaecology and the city was fortunate to host a training programme of Dr
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Infectious Diseases

  • Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply
    Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply

    , japantimes.co.jp

    CAIRO – Sudanese doctors and aid workers urged the government to declare a state of emergency over a cholera outbreak and delay the start of the school year, which began on Sunday, although authorities say the situation is under control. The disease, which is passed through contaminated water, has surfaced across the country, including in the capital, Khartoum, prompting the U
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Bacterial Diseases

  • Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply
    Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply

    , japantimes.co.jp

    CAIRO – Sudanese doctors and aid workers urged the government to declare a state of emergency over a cholera outbreak and delay the start of the school year, which began on Sunday, although authorities say the situation is under control. The disease, which is passed through contaminated water, has surfaced across the country, including in the capital, Khartoum, prompting the U
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Doctors

  • Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply
    Sudanese doctors urge declaration of deadly cholera outbreak but state won’t comply

    , japantimes.co.jp

    CAIRO – Sudanese doctors and aid workers urged the government to declare a state of emergency over a cholera outbreak and delay the start of the school year, which began on Sunday, although authorities say the situation is under control. The disease, which is passed through contaminated water, has surfaced across the country, including in the capital, Khartoum, prompting the U
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