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Tuesday, December 12, 2017

Health / Health


  • Medieval Plague Hits Madagascar, Victims Increase

    Medieval Plague Hits Madagascar, Victims Increase

    Antananarivo, Oct 26.- The bubonic plague that is affecting Madagascar is now extended to the two main cities of this African country, where about 124 people were killed, according to official statistics.

  • China Approves Ebola Vaccine

    China Approves Ebola Vaccine

    Beijing, Oct 20.- The China Food and Drug Administration has approved today a developed Ebola vaccine, causing thousands of deaths, especially in West Africa.

  • Latin America Attends Cuban Anesthesiology Congress

    Latin America Attends Cuban Anesthesiology Congress

    Havana, Oct 19.- Anesthesiologists from Cuba and the Americas present today their results and experiences at the 11th Congress on this specialty on the island, the president of the organizing committee, Alberto Martínez, informed today.

  • Dominica thanks Cuba for assistance after Hurricane Maria

    Dominica thanks Cuba for assistance after Hurricane Maria

    Havana, Cuba, Oct 17.- The people and government are grateful for Cuban assistance to the island of Dominica, which was devastated in September by Hurricane Maria, said Mathew Walter, the Dominican ambassador to Cuba.

  • Advances and Development of Anesthesiology

    Advances and Development of Anesthesiology

    Havana, Oct 12.- The 11th Cuban Congress on Anesthesiology, Revival and Pain entitled “Cubaestesia 2017” to be held in Havana with discussions on the implication of anesthesia techniques in senior citizens, obese and critical patients when they require surgery with certain complications.

  • New Cuban pharmaceuticals presented

    New Cuban pharmaceuticals presented

    Cuba, October 6.- The prevalence of skin cancer in Cuba and the development of therapeutic injectibles to treat allergies caused by dust mites, were among issues discussed during several international conferences on dermatology and allergies, taking place in Havana's International Conference Center, October 4-7.

  • Costa Rica Confirms 307 Zika Cases

    Costa Rica Confirms 307 Zika Cases

    San Jose, Oct 3.- Statistics from the Ministry of Health of Costa Rica confirm today 307 Zika cases in the first 38 weeks of 2017, while notifying 2,124 people likely to carry that dangerous arbovirus.

  • Cent. Am. and the Caribbean Congress on Allergy to be Held in Cuba

    Cent. Am. and the Caribbean Congress on Allergy to be Held in Cuba

    Havana, Sep 28.- Immunologists, allergists, dermatologists, microbiologists and other specialists from various countries will participate in the 14th Central American and the Caribbean Congress on Allergy, to be held here from October 4th to 7th, said today organizers.

  • Cent. Am. and the Caribbean Congress on Allergy to be Held in Cuba

    Cent. Am. and the Caribbean Congress on Allergy to be Held in Cuba

    Havana, Sep 28.- Immunologists, allergists, dermatologists, microbiologists and other specialists from various countries will participate in the 14th Central American and the Caribbean Congress on Allergy, to be held here from October 4th to 7th, said today organizers.

  • Half of Cuban youngsters suffer from allergies

    Half of Cuban youngsters suffer from allergies

    Havana, Cuba, sep 27.- Allergy, an immunological disease, considered one of the epidemics of the 21st century, affects 45% of the adolescent and young adult population in Cuba, studies show.