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Expect higher COVID-19 numbers, but don’t be alarmed, PM Madbuly says
Madbuly also urged that construction operations continue at “maximum capacity” at "all sites."
In her hands: the work of a hospital janitor during a pandemic
Rana Mamdouh | For 12 years, Um Atef, 57, has worked six days a week in the ICU from 8 am to 6 pm
After years of siege and war, Gaza ill-equipped to handle coronavirus outbreak
Sharif Abdel Kouddous | Gaza is one of the world’s most densely populated areas making proper quarantine a daunting prospect
On the frontlines of COVID-19: Chronicles of a head nurse
Rana Mamdouh | “We’re all at risk and we have to work. We’re not gonna let people die.”
COVID 19 and mental health: A Q&A with psychiatrist Mostafa Hussein
Yasmin El-Rifae | We call it “social isolation,” but we should actually think of it as “physical” isolation only.
Haunted by infection: Egypt’s doctors face COVID-19 without protective equipment
Beesan Kassab | At least 26 medical practitioners reportedly have contracted the coronavirus so far.
Your guide to coronavirus in Egypt
Rana Mamdouh | Our guide to help you navigate the COVID-19 pandemic in Egypt.
Egypt authorities take additional measures to curb coronavirus spread and stimulate economy
Damietta recorded the first confirmed case of a doctor testing positive for COVID-19.
How one doctor volunteered to transfer a coronavirus patient when no one else would
Rana Mamdouh | "Had I thought logically, I probably wouldn’t have done what I did.”
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