Radio Cadena Agramonte
Sunday, February 17, 2019

Health


  • Ghana Confirms First Death of Lassa Fever

    Ghana Confirms First Death of Lassa Fever

    Accra, Mar 2.- Ghana confirmed its first death due to Lassa fever, after the blood tests performed on the deceased in the General Hospital of Tema, in this capital.

  • Endocrinology treatments in Cuba

    Endocrinology treatments in Cuba

    Havana, Feb 27.- Havana’s National Institute of Endocrinology is dedicated to the diagnosis, management and treatment of diabetes mellitus and other metabolic diseases, as well as training in this specialty.

  • Nigeria Death Toll of Lassa Fever Increases to 73

    Nigeria Death Toll of Lassa Fever Increases to 73

    Abuja, Feb 26.- The number of deaths caused by the latest outbreak of Lassa fever in Nigeria rises to 73, according to figures released today by the country's health authorities.

  • Yellow Fever Claims 118 Lives in Brazil

    Yellow Fever Claims 118 Lives in Brazil

    Brasilia, Feb 16.- From July 1st, 118 people have been killed to the present date in Brazil by the yellow fever, out of a total of 407 cases infected by the disease throughout the country, said the Ministry of Health.

  • Over 32,000 HIV Infected in Nepal

    Over 32,000 HIV Infected in Nepal

    Kathmandu, Feb 12.- More than 32,000 Nepalese are infected with HIV/AIDS, a situation that intensifies the awareness campaign, especially among young people, two NGOs warned today.

  • Chinese Technique Reverses Lung Cancer Damage with Stem Cells

    Chinese Technique Reverses Lung Cancer Damage with Stem Cells

    Beijing, Feb 9.- Chinese scientists have managed to repair lung cancer affected tissues by transplanting stem cells extracted from the patients'' respiratory tract, which is the first therapy of its kind in the world.

  • Virus Threatens Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

    Virus Threatens Pyeongchang Winter Olympics

    Seoul, Feb 7.-  The number of people infected with a stomach virus has already risen to 86 in Pyeongchang, where the Winter Olympics will start Friday, February 9, health authorities of the Republic of Korea informed.

  • PAHO: Malaria Cases Increase in the Americas

    PAHO: Malaria Cases Increase in the Americas

    Washington, Feb 5.- The number of malaria cases increased in several countries of the Americas in 2016 and 2017, after almost a decade of sustained decline, highlights an epidemiological update of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).

  • Cuban, Spanish Surgeons to Participate in a Workshop on Neuro-Interve

    Cuban, Spanish Surgeons to Participate in a Workshop on Neuro-Interve

    Havana, Jan 30.- Neurosurgeons from Cuba and Spain will exchange experiences here in a theoretical-practical workshop on vascular neuron-interventionism, as part of the 56th anniversary of the National Institute of Neurology.

  • India Investigates Increase of Deaths of Children after Vaccines

    India Investigates Increase of Deaths of Children after Vaccines

    New Delhi, Jan 29.- More than 1,000 children died in India from April to December last year, after being vaccinated against different diseases, a situation about which the authorities in this country are concerned.