Havana, Cuba, Nov 14.- Cuban Health minister Roberto Morales visited primary health centers in the Brazilian state of Bahia where he met with Cuban doctors who are currently offering their services in the South American nation.
Havana, Cuba, Nov 14.- The number of Cubans suffering from diabetes has doubled in 10 years, according to the Statistical Yearbook Health at the end of 2012, published by the Cuban Ministry of Public Health.
By Alex López Almaguer/Radio Cadena Agramonte.
Camagüey province maintains favorable outcomes in treating chronic arterial insufficiency, based on a preventative care and early identification of what triggers this disease.
Port of Spain, Nov 14.- Caribbean institutions are now working together in the region to reduce the causes that boost obesity, especially in children.
Luanda, Nov 13.- At least 572 new cases of HIV/AIDS were reported from last January to date in voluntary counseling and testing centers in Angolan province of Bie, said today health sources.
Camaguey, Nov 13.- Vaxira®, a therapeutic vaccine for the treatment of advanced lung cancer manufactured in Cuba, will be used soon in hospitals and outpatient clinics in Camagüey province.
Washington, Nov 13.- Cuba ranks first among countries with the greatest density of healthcare providers, reporting 135 doctors per 10,000 inhabitants, followed by the United States with 125, and Canada with 96, according to a 2013 Pan-American Health Organization report.
Havana, Cuba, Nov 12.- Havana will host the 6th International Psychology Convention “Homnis 2013” December 2-6, which will focus on important aspects of human development, identity and diversiy, family and society, among other issues.
Washington, Nov 6.- More than a million people die because of cancer in Latin America, a disease that constitutes the second cause of death in the region, according to a study by the Pan American Health Organization.
Washington, Nov 4.- A new study suggests that greater amounts of sleep in children can counteract childhood obesity.