Radio Cadena Agramonte
Thursday, February 21, 2019

Health


  • Cholera incidence significantly decreases in Haiti

    Cholera incidence significantly decreases in Haiti

    Port-au-Prince, Oct 29. -The Ministry of Public Health and Population of Haiti registered 38 deaths due to cholera in 2018, a significant reduction of deaths caused by this disease that from 2010 to today claimed the lives of 9,786 people.

  • Previous courses to the National Congress of Pharmacology begin in Camagüey

    Previous courses to the National Congress of Pharmacology begin in Camagüey

    Camagüey, Oct 22. -With the realization of previous courses on Natural and Traditional Medicine (MNT) and Pharmacological Therapy in Gynecology, Dermatology and acute and chronic pain will begin today the actions of the 7th National Congress of Pharmacology FARMACAMAGÜEY 2018 in this city.

  • High rate of breast cancer in Camagüey

    High rate of breast cancer in Camagüey

    Camagüey, Oct 19. -Between 200 and 300 women are surgically intervened each year in Camagüey due to breast cancer ; this was reported by Dr. Leonardo Hernández,  second-degree specialist in Oncology, and head of Mastology service at the María Curie Oncology Teaching Hospital in this province.

  • Hunger, Anemia and Obesity, Scourges of Humanity: FAO

    Hunger, Anemia and Obesity, Scourges of Humanity: FAO

    Rome, Oct 16. -Hunger is not the only threat facing human existence, but also anemia and obesity, said director general of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Jose Graziano da Silva.

  • Ebola cases spike in DR Congo, daily rate doubled since September

    Ebola cases spike in DR Congo, daily rate doubled since September

    Kinshasa, Oct 12. -The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is alarmed by the 33 new cases of Ebola reported since October 1st, compared to 41 in all of September in DR Congo.

  • Ethiopia aims to improve National Health Care System

    Ethiopia aims to improve National Health Care System

    Addis Ababa, Oct 8. -Ethiopia is currently studying the implementation of new strategies to encourage private sector participation with a view to positively impact the population’s standard of living and raising awareness about communicable and non-communicable diseases.

  • Many factors that determined the progress of diabetes are revealed

    Many factors that determined the progress of diabetes are revealed

    Berlin, Oct 5. -An investigation reveals among the factors influencing the rate of progression of type 2 diabetes (DT2) a high body mass index and heavy proportions of hip and waist,publishes specialized media.

  • Cuba Hosts Scientific Event on Electromedicine

    Cuba Hosts Scientific Event on Electromedicine

    Havana, Oct 4. -With the aim of showing the development reached by electromedicine in the past 55 years in Cuba, a national scientific event opens on Thursday with the participation of professionals and technicians from all provinces of the country.

  • Mediterranean Diet Reduces Risk of Blindness

    Mediterranean Diet Reduces Risk of Blindness

    Washington, Oct 2. -A mediterranean diet consisting on fish, vegetables and olive oil reduces the risk of macular degeneration because of the age (Age Related Macular Degeneration, ARMD) which is one of the main causes for blindness in the planet.

  • Nobel Prize in Medicine for Discoverers of Immunotherapy

    Nobel Prize in Medicine for Discoverers of Immunotherapy

    Stockholm, Oct 1. -The North American James Allison and the Japanese Tasuku Honjo have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine 2018 for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibiting negative immune regulation.