Health warns: 600 million people get sick after eating contaminated food around the world

Around 600 million people fall ill after eating contaminated food, the Ministry of Health and Population said.

The Ministry of Health and Population advised citizens to make sure of the quality of the food eaten in order to preserve public health.

The Ministry of Health and Population warned citizens against foods of unknown origin and demanded that they be reported immediately, and added that the market is conducting food control campaigns and writing records for violators in preparation for their referral to the prosecution.

She added, that food safety is a shared responsibility between the government, producers and consumers, explaining that everyone has a role to play in the delivery of healthy food to humans, starting from the farm to the table, to ensure that the food we consume is safe and does not cause any harm to our health.

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How do you discover that your child suffers from psychological disorders? .. The Ministry of Health answers

The Ministry of Health and Population revealed a set of indicators that reveal that children suffer from psychological disorders, including what appears in a psychological form and includes sadness most of the time, stress and introversion.

The Ministry of Health and Population said, there are some organic indicators, including chronic headaches and body aches, adding that there are indications that include returning to wet the bed after waking up to enter the bathroom alone, and that he is usually afraid and suffers from sleep and eating disorders, as he avoids certain people and situations that he was not For that to happen before.

The Ministry of Health and Population added that psychiatric services are provided free of charge to adults and children.

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What is a razor itch? Learn the symptoms, causes and treatment

Razor itch is a fungal skin infection that develops under the beard. However, it can also develop on the neck, chin, and upper lip. The cause behind barber’s itch is two types of fungi called tinea cruris and trichomoniasis. This fungal infection is contagious and can easily spread to other parts of the body from during direct contact.

During the next report, we talk about the symptoms, causes and treatment of razor itch, according to the website “onlymyhealth“.

Barber’s itch symptoms

Acne full of pus.

– Hair loss.

Slight pain.


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– Itchy.

Ringworm rash under the beard.

Causes of razor itch

1. Direct contact with infected persons:

If you have been in direct contact with people or animals with a fungal infection, skin-to-skin contact will also cause the fungus to choose another area of ​​skin to grow.

2. Stress:

Stress can also have an effect on your immune system, making you more likely to get a fungal infection like barber’s itch. This will then help release inflammatory chemicals, such as histamine and adrenaline, to increase your blood pressure levels.

Causes of barber's itch
Causes of razor itch

3. Weakened immune system:

Our immune system helps fight infection, thus protecting the body from bacteria and fungi. When this important part of your body is damaged or compromised, you may be at risk of getting infected and finding harmful bacteria.

4. Unhygienic:

Bacteria or fungi grow and settle in our bodies and we do not maintain good personal hygiene, and the amount of fungi and microbes multiplies and then can cause many infections.

Razor itch treatment

1. Topical antifungal creams:

If you have a fungal infection such as barber’s itch, your doctor may prescribe a special antifungal cream to apply topically. To avoid the spread of fungal infections, the area must be kept dry and clean.

Topical antifungal creams
Topical antifungal creams

2. Anti-allergic drugs:

A person may have a red, itchy rash in ringworm under the beard. If you have such a fungal infection, your doctor may prescribe anti-allergic medications to relieve the symptoms of itching.

2. Soap:

Washing the face with soap can also help get rid of barber’s itch. You just have to clean the affected area with warm water and apply soap twice a day, then pat it dry with a clean dry towel.

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Health: Pregnant women are more likely to be infected with HIV

The Ministry of Health and Population confirmed that pregnant women are more susceptible to infection with HIV, due to hormonal changes that affect the lining of the reproductive system, in addition to the reduced response of the immune system during pregnancy.

The Ministry of Health and Population said that the President’s initiative for maternal and fetal health aims to monitor the health of the mother and newborn for 42 days after birth, adding that the initiative continues to work in health units from 8 in the morning until 2 in the evening.

The initiative provides a range of health services for the mother and fetus, the most important of which are:

1- Early detection of infection with B virus, human immunodeficiency virus, and syphilis for pregnant women.

2- Follow-up on the condition of the mother and newborn for 42 days, after termination of pregnancy, to discover risk factors.

3- Dispensing the necessary micronutrients during the postpartum period.

4- Carry out blood sugar analyzes and physical measurements.

5- It continues to operate throughout the official working days from 8 am to 2 pm.

6- It includes a clinical examination to assess the general condition of the pregnant woman and the fetus.

7- Tetanus vaccination.

8- Measure the length.

9- Measuring weight and blood pressure.

10- Conducting various necessary analyzes to detect anemia.

11- Determining whether or not the mother needs an Anti-D injection after childbirth.

12- Conducting a complete urine analysis to detect albumin and urinary system diseases.

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Health: The maternal and fetal health initiative aims to follow up on a woman and her newborn 42 days after birth

The Ministry of Health and Population said that the President’s initiative for maternal and fetal health aims to monitor the health of the mother and newborn for 42 days after birth, adding that the initiative continues to work in health units from 8 am to 2 pm.

The initiative provides a range of health services for the mother and fetus, the most important of which are:

1- Early detection of infection with B virus, human immunodeficiency virus, and syphilis for pregnant women.

2- Follow-up on the condition of the mother and newborn for 42 days, after termination of pregnancy, to discover risk factors.

3- Dispensing the necessary micronutrients during the postpartum period.

4- Carry out blood sugar analyzes and physical measurements.

5- It continues to operate throughout the official working days from 8 am to 2 pm.

6- It includes a clinical examination to assess the general condition of the pregnant woman and the fetus.

7- Tetanus vaccination.

8- Measure the length.

9- Measuring weight and blood pressure.

10- Conducting various necessary analyzes to detect anemia.

11- Determining whether or not the mother needs an Anti-D injection after childbirth.

12- Conducting a complete urine analysis to detect albumin and urinary system diseases.

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The Ministry of Health announces the suspension of the circulation of 68 nutritional supplements and pharmaceutical preparations.. Know the details

Today, Wednesday, the Ministry of Health and Population addressed all its affiliated authorities and directorates at the level of the Republic, with its demands to withdraw and stop the circulation of 68 nutritional supplements and medicinal preparations.

This came in a letter sent by Dr. Mohamed Abdel Wahab, Sector Director of the Minister of Health’s Office, to the Chairman of the Health Insurance Authority, the Chairman of the Educational Hospitals and Institutes Authority, the Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Therapeutic Institution, the Head of the Secretariat of Specialized Medical Centers, the Head of the Therapeutic Medicine Sector, and the Director of Health Affairs Directorates in the governorates.

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A decrease in injuries and an increase in deaths.. Health announces the Corona statement

Yesterday, Tuesday, the Ministry of Health and Population announced that 567 recoveries from the Corona virus had been discharged from hospitals, after receiving the necessary medical care and completing their recovery according to the guidelines of the World Health Organization, bringing the total of those recovering from the virus to 215,419 until yesterday evening.

Khaled Mujahid, Assistant Minister of Health and Population for Media and Awareness, and the official spokesperson for the ministry, stated that 164 new cases were recorded that tested positive for the virus, as part of the necessary surveillance, investigation and examination procedures conducted by the ministry in accordance with the guidelines of the World Health Organization, pointing to the death of 22 new cases. .

Mujahid said that according to the recommendations of the World Health Organization issued on May 27, 2020, the disappearance of symptoms for a period of 10 days from infection is an indicator of the patient’s recovery from the Corona virus.

Mujahid stated that the total number that was registered in Egypt with the new Corona virus until Tuesday, is 282,421, including 215,419 cases that have been cured, and 16,306 deaths.

The Ministry of Health and Population continues to raise its preparations in all governorates of the Republic, follow up on the situation on the ground regarding the “emerging corona” virus, and take all necessary preventive measures against any viruses or infectious diseases.

The ministry has also allocated a number of means of communication to receive citizens’ inquiries about the emerging corona virus and infectious diseases, including the hotline “105”, “15335” and the WhatsApp number “01553105105”, in addition to the “Health Egypt” application that is available on phones and can be downloaded through the two links the following two:
Android version
iPhone version

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How to book a corona vaccine online via the Ministry of Health website.. Know the details

The Egyptian Ministry of Health provides citizens with a website to reserve the Corona vaccine, and many have started searching for a way to reserve the Corona vaccine through the website designated by the Ministry.

“The Seventh Day” reviews the method of electronically booking the Corona vaccine, and the conditions and prohibitions for the vaccine, as follows:

1- Go to the registration site: http://mohpegypt.com/.

2- The citizen enters identification data such as name, national number and contact data such as phone number.

3- After that, the citizen receives the verification code to verify the correctness of the number, and it is checked if there is a “WhatsApp” account for the number for ease of communication.

4- The next step is to determine the governorate and the nearest health unit in which the citizen would like to receive the vaccine.

5- For workers in the medical sector, the job should be specified, whether doctor, pharmacist, paramedic, administrative and others. It also determines the workplace data such as the governorate and type of work destination, whether governmental, private or self-employment, and choosing the name of the hospital or the entity in which he works, in addition Determining the chronic diseases of those who have them, the treatment that the patient receives and his health condition.

6- The last step in the registration process is to include a copy of the national ID or passport, as well as inserting copies of medical reports.

7- The citizen then agrees to three declarations: approval of the data on the vaccine, approval of the data he entered, and approval of receiving two doses of the vaccine.

8- Once approval is given to the three declarations, a special retention number is given to every citizen, through which it can be followed up afterwards.

9- Citizens can follow up the vaccine registration request or inquire through the hotline 15335.

Target groups for getting the vaccine:

1- Patients with tumors and kidney failure.

2- Citizens who underwent operations (open heart, cerebral or peripheral catheters), in addition to kidney and liver transplants.

3- People with chronic diseases.

4- The elderly.

5- Medical kits.

It is noteworthy that there are categories that are prohibited from obtaining the Corona vaccine, including people under the age of 18, pregnant women, people with immune diseases or people who have any symptoms of respiratory disease according to the advice of a private doctor.

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The Medicines Authority reveals the details of registering the first drug to treat muscular dystrophy

The Ministry of Health and Population confirmed that the treatment of patients with muscular dystrophy, with 10 cases out of 32 cases, will be started at Nasser Institute and Ain Shams Hospital.

The Ministry of Health and Population said that the drug used to treat cases of muscular dystrophy is of high cost, and it will be provided for treatment in Egypt as a medicine, provided that it is available through therapeutic bodies, which provide medical services to the patient.

The Egyptian Medicines Authority revealed the registration of the first drug circulated in the Egyptian drug market used to treat muscle atrophy, and the Egyptian Medicines Authority confirmed that the drug will contribute to reducing the suffering of patients, as well as eliminating the phenomenon of drug smuggling, the spread of circulation through the black market, and reducing spending expenses. .

It is noteworthy that Spinal Muscular Atrophy (SMA) is a genetic disease that gradually destroys the motor neurons in the brain stem and spinal cord that control basic skeletal muscle activity such as “talking, walking, breathing, and swallowing”, resulting in muscle weakness and atrophy.

Monitoring the governmental complaints system was the distress of muscular dystrophy patients, which prompted the authority to work as hard as possible in order to relieve pain, and provide the treatment for muscular dystrophy in the Egyptian drug market.

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12 free services within the President’s initiative for maternal and fetal health.. Know the details

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi’s initiative to care for the health of the mother and fetus provides a package of free medical and treatment services, as the goal of the initiative is early detection of diseases transmitted from the mother to the fetus.

We review the services that the initiative provides free of charge to mothers and fetuses as follows:

1- Early detection of B virus, human immunodeficiency virus and syphilis in pregnant women للسيدات

2- Follow-up of the condition of the mother and newborn for 42 days, after the termination of pregnancy, to discover risk factors

3- Discharge of the necessary micronutrients during the postpartum period

4- Carry out blood sugar analyzes and physical measurements

5- It continues to operate throughout the official working days from 8 in the morning until 2 in the afternoon

6- It includes a clinical examination to assess the general condition of the pregnant woman and the fetus

7- Tetanus vaccination ال

8- Measure the height

9- Weight and blood pressure measurements

10- Performing a variety of tests necessary to detect anemia

11- Determining whether or not the mother needs an Anti-D injection after giving birth

12- A complete urine analysis to detect albumin and urinary system diseases.

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