By Alex López Almaguer / Radio Cadena Agramonte
Keeping Cuba's advances in public health is a must in the current process underway in the island nation which seeks to update its Socialist model and in which the whole population actively takes part.
Havana, Cuba, May 15.- The World Health Organization (WHO) is preparing in Geneva its annual assembly to be chaired by Cuba, a country with high international recognition in the area of medicine.
Havana, May 6.- Delegates from 21 nations of America, Europe and Africa have confirmed their attendance at the IX Cuban Congress of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery to be held from May 17 to 21 in this capital.
Havana, Cuba, April 30.- Vidatox is a Cuban cancer medication already registered in Mongolia, where doctor Carmen Morales wound up a series of presentations of the product and held meetings with oncologists in several hospitals in the capital Ulan Bator.
Havana, Cuba, Apr 28.- Yemeni presidential advisor General Ali Mohsen al Ahmar described the Cuban health system as one of the best in the world.
By Raysa Mestril Gutiérrez/ Radio Cadena Agramonte.
The structural conditions of Camagüey-based Ana Betancourt de Mora Mother and Child Hospital has been markedly improved, following a comprehensive repair and renovation program which translates into much better healthcare services for patients and comfort for them, their accompanying relatives and the personnel working there.
Mexico, Feb 22.- Mexico has reported 605 deaths and 5,471 cases of influenza since January 1, mainly caused by the A(H1N1) virus.
Camagüey, Jan 20. - Healthcare areas in Camagüey province -eastern Cuba- are taking a set of actions to detect prospective patients with leprosy, above all in those communities where the disease is more likely to appear.
Havana, Cuba, Jan 15.- The therapeutic vaccine Racotumomab (Vaxira), developed by this capital’s Molecular Immunology Center (CIM) for advanced lung cancer is among Cuba’s countless scientific achievements, assert experts of that institution.
Washington, Jan 7.- The benefits to follow a Mediterranean diet are well known to many, and it can also prevent diabetes in adults at risk of suffering heart conditions.