London, Oct 25.- A study conducted by Spanish researches shows that eating chocolate is not fattening, according to an article published by the journal Nutrition.
Brasilia, Oct 25.- A total of 2,200 foreign health professionals in the Brazilian program More Doctors concluded today their three-week training course, prior to their transference to the territories where they will render their services.
Havana, Cuba, Oct 23.- Earl Asim Martin, Deputy Prime Minister of Saint Kitts and Nevis, who is on an official visit to Cuba, expressed on Tuesday his country’s great interest in Cuba’s leader medicament Heberprot-B, the only one in the world to combat diabetic foot ulcers.
Port of Spain, Oct 17.- Trinidad and Tobago Health Minister Fuad Khan affirmed today that the outbreak of H1N1 virus in the country is under control but a high number of cases of dengue fever have been detected.
Managua, Oct 14.- The total figure of people that have died of the Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS), caused by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) in Nicaragua in the last 26 years reached 1,030, according to a report by the Health Ministry.
Castries, Oct 11.- The Health Ministry of St. Lucia decreed a state of emergency in the country due to a dengue fever outbreak, official sources revealed today.
Beijing, Oct 8.- Authorities from Shaanxi province announced today that they have contained the hornet attacks which have claimed 42 lives in the city of Ankang since July, Beijing media is reporting today.
San Salvador, Oct 7.- Central American nations will examine next Tuesday the adoption of common actions to prevent expansion into the region of cholera outbreak in Mexico, El Salvador authorities announced here.
Geneva, Sep 24.- The number of HIV/AIDS infections worldwide fell by 33 percent in recent years, and in children the reduction is much more important as it dropped by 52 percent, according to a UNAIDS report.
Havana, Cuba, Sep 21.- Some 450 physicians graduated in Cuba presently contribute to a strategy aimed at perfecting the health system in Nicaragua, in coordination with authorities of this sector.