The Presidential Advisor for Health and Prevention Affairs Dr. Mohamed Awad Tag El Din said, on Saturday, that Coronavirus is not over yet, and it is still globally active.
He added that Egypt’s medical situation is very good, there are only a few new infections and they don’t have any hospitalization.
Next, Tad El Din reviewed the reasons for Coronavirus decline globally, explaining that vaccination and the continued mutation of the virus are the main factors for restricting the pandemic.
In late August, Dr. Hossam Abdel Ghaffar, a spokesman for the Ministry of Health and Population, confirmed that there is a significant and noticeable decline in the number of daily Coronavirus infections, as well as in cases that receive treatment at hospitals.
The Ministry of Health and Population had said that the Coronavirus affects the health of the body’s systems while receiving the Coronavirus vaccine strengthens immunity and reduces the chances of infection.
The Ministry advised citizens to receive the Coronavirus vaccine and its booster dose, noting that infection with the Coronavirus affects the brain, heart, lungs, muscles and mental health, stressing that the vaccine is safe and effective.
Egypt faced six different phases of the pandemic since its outbreak in 2020.
The total number of Coronavirus cases in Egypt reached 516,000, including 24.796 deaths linked to the virus.