Radio Cadena Agramonte
Thursday, December 14, 2017

Health / Health


  • Women live longer, but have poorer health

    Women live longer, but have poorer health

    Havana, July 20.-  In an increasingly aging world, the title of this article reflects one of today’s key areas of study. In an attempt to respond to this assertion Granma International spoke with doctor and Professor Jesús Menéndez, specialist at the Longevity, Aging, and Health Research Center (Cited).

  • Breathing new life into Havana’s hospitals

    Breathing new life into Havana’s hospitals

    Havana, July 18.- With the aim of improving the quality of services, two of the capital’s most well known hospitals, the Miguel Enríquez and Salvador Allende, are benefitting from a nationwide investment, repair and maintenance process, ongoing for the last four years.

  • China, Cuba Review Progress in Biotechnology

    China, Cuba Review Progress in Biotechnology

    Beijing, July 5.- China and Cuba have reviewed progress in biotechnology cooperation in the framework of the 10th China Bioindustry Convention and the first Guangzhou International Biological Forum.

  • Natural and Alternative Medicine against Asthma

    Natural and Alternative Medicine against Asthma

    Havana, Jun 29.- The use of green medicine for the treatment against asthma is today a valuable tool that the Juan Manuel Marquez Pediatric Hospital develops with important results.

  • Cuba and Russia discuss medical- pharmaceutical exchanges

    Cuba and Russia discuss medical- pharmaceutical exchanges

    Havana. June 28.- The establishment of joint ventures in the fields of medicine and pharmaceuticals, between Russia and Cuba, directed toward strengthening beneficial trade among entities responsible for the sale and production of equipment, medicines and state-of-the-art technologies - with visible results - was just one of several issues discussed during the First Cuba-Russia Medical-Pharmaceutical Bilateral Business Forum recently held in Havana.

  • Cuba to Hold Symposium on Primary and Family Health Care

    Cuba to Hold Symposium on Primary and Family Health Care

    Havana, Jun 21.- The National Symposium on Primary and Family Health Care will be held on June 27th and 28th with foreign participants to improve the quality of services, said organizers today.

  • Cuban Health Colaboration Extended to 162 Countries

    Cuban Health Colaboration Extended to 162 Countries

    Havana, Jun 19.- Cuba’s health professionals abroad totaling almost 373 thousand have offered their medical aid to 162 countries since its first collaboration to Chile in 1960.

  • Cuban collaborators return from Peru

    Cuban collaborators return from Peru

    Havana, Jun 19.- On the evening of June 15, 23 collaborators from the Henry Reeve International Medical Brigade who offered services in Peru, returned to Cuba.

  • WHO Gives Cuban Henry Reeve Contingent the Public Health Award

    WHO Gives Cuban Henry Reeve Contingent the Public Health Award

    Geneva, May 26.- The World Health Organization (WHO) presented today the Public Health award in the memory of Dr. Lee Jong-wook to the Cuban medical contingent, Henry Reeve, for its work in facing natural disasters and serious epidemics.

  • Cuba Recognizes Importance of Arthroscopy Event

    Cuba Recognizes Importance of Arthroscopy Event

    Ciego de Avila, Cuba May 4.- Swiss expert, Peter Buess, has acknowledged here that arthroscopy courses, developed in this city, are a bridge for the exchange of experience between European and Cuban specialists.