Radio Cadena Agramonte
Sunday, December 17, 2017

Health


  • National Immunization Programme, a Guarantee of Human Rights in Cuba

    National Immunization Programme, a Guarantee of Human Rights in Cuba

    The 51st massive polio immunization campaign is about to begin in Cuba. This time more than 500,000 children will be immunized against an illness that before 1959 affected nearly 300 children annually and was a serious public health problem.

  • Cochlear Implant in Camaguey, another Success of the Cuban Medicine

    Cochlear Implant in Camaguey, another Success of the Cuban Medicine

    By Deneb González MéndezCamaguey province has been pushing ahead a paediatric program since 2003. This consists on applying cochlear implants (CI) –a kind of prosthesis that helps to smooth the hearing impairments on deaf children under five- thanks to which the country shows favourable results …
  • UN Official Praises Cuba’s Fight against AIDS

    UN Official Praises Cuba’s Fight against AIDS

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 26.- Carlos Cortes Falla, head advisor of the United Nations Development Programme (UNDP) in Cuba, praised the results Cuban strategies to prevent HIV-AIDS have obtained.

  • Love in Time of AIDS: Confessions of a Doctor

    Love in Time of AIDS: Confessions of a Doctor

    By José Armando Fernández Salazar

    The figures on the impact and spread of HIV AIDS have reached a so tremendous and unthinkable point, that there is the risk of turning them into irrelevant data, unable to raise awareness of risk in the public.

  • WHO, PHO Ponders Cuban Biotechnological Achievements

    WHO, PHO Ponders Cuban Biotechnological Achievements

    Havana, Cuba, Dec 8.- Dr. Jose Luis Di Fabio, the representative in Cuba of the World and Pan American Health Organizations extolled this Wednesday in Cuba the island’s progress in the development of biotechnological products and noted that such attainment has had a huge positive impact in the Cub…
  • More than 49,000 Venezuelans Treated in Cuba

    More than 49,000 Venezuelans Treated in Cuba

    Caracas, Nov 29.- More than 49, 000 Venezuelan have been treated in Cuba for different pathologies for the past 11 years, said on Tuesday Rogelio Polanco, Ambassador of Cuba in Venezuela. In an interview with the morning TV program Toda Venezuela, Polanco said that tomorrow will mark 11 years sin…
  • Pharmacist Service Excellence in Camagüey

    Pharmacist Service Excellence in Camagüey

    By Alex López Almaguer/ Radio Cadena Agramonte.alex@rcagramonte.icrt.cuNowadays the achievements of Cuban scientists in the pharmaceutical field are remarkable, standing out in biotechnology and in the manufacturing of vaccines and drugs used to treat cancer and other illnesses. In order to fa…
  • Cuba’s Health System Provides Quality Treatment and Training on How to Deal with Diabetes

    Cuba’s Health System Provides Quality Treatment and Training on How to Deal with Diabetes

    By Alex López Almaguer / Radio Cadena Agramonte. alex@rcagramote.icrt.cuAs diabetes mellitus rapidly increases, those responsible for diagnosing and treating this illness in Camagüey province believe that the best way to pale down and reverse that situation is promoting healthy life styles.   …
  • Heberprot-P: a Synonym of Hope and Health for Thousands of Diabetics

    Heberprot-P: a Synonym of Hope and Health for Thousands of Diabetics

    By Lázaro David Najarro Pujol/ Radio Cadena Agramonte.
    lnajarro@rcagramonte.icrt.cu

    When I first met Doctor Jorge Berlanga Acosta, I immediately realized he was a simple, modest person. He devoted his whole life to doing medical research to find a medicine that could relieve the after-effects of a dreadful disease, to which hundreds of people had tried to find a remedy for centuries. This is the genesis of Heberprot-P.

  • ICR of Camagüey’s Pediatric Hospital Turns 29

    ICR of Camagüey’s Pediatric Hospital Turns 29

    Camagüey, Cuba, July 3 - With an excellent result in the health care provision and a solid teaching and research-related endeavor, the service of the Intensive Care Unit (ICU) of Eduardo Agramonte Piña Children’s Provincial Hospital in Camagüey is turning 29 years old. According to Dr. Ivet…