CAIRO – Sixteen people in Egypt have died from the
The ministry's spokesman, Ahmed Kamel, was quoted by the daily newspaper Al Masry Al Youm as saying that in all, 172 people have been diagnosed with the
An official of the Doctors' Syndicate, a major medical organization, told Egyt's CBC television that the ministry had been warned weeks ago about the danger of the virus. However, the Health Ministry insisted that the rates of contracting the virus were less than the global average at this time of year.
Kamel, the ministry spokesman, said public hospitals across the country were being provided with the drug
Health Minister Maha Rabat earlier said that the spread of H1N1 was being tracked by the ministry. She said it was only one of many seasonal