Radio Cadena Agramonte
Tuesday, August 14, 2018

Health


  • Caribbean Health Authorities Monitor Conjunctivitis Outbreak

    Caribbean Health Authorities Monitor Conjunctivitis Outbreak

    Port-of-Spain, Aug 21.- The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) restated the warning on conjunctivitis, also known as Pink Red Eye, outbreaks that today affect several countries of the region.

  • Chilean Government Alarmed by HIV Increase

    Chilean Government Alarmed by HIV Increase

    Santiago, Chile, Aug 8.- The Chilean government has taken several actions to neutralize the incidence of HIV-positive cases, which scaled up 66 percent in the last six years.

  • Cuba Vaccinating Against Seasonal Flu

    Cuba Vaccinating Against Seasonal Flu

    Havana, July 28.- The vaccination campaign against seasonal influenza is beginning today throughout the country, aimed at children under two years of age, pregnant women and people over 75 years old, among other vulnerable groups.

  • Women live longer, but have poorer health

    Women live longer, but have poorer health

    Havana, July 20.-  In an increasingly aging world, the title of this article reflects one of today’s key areas of study. In an attempt to respond to this assertion Granma International spoke with doctor and Professor Jesús Menéndez, specialist at the Longevity, Aging, and Health Research Center (Cited).

  • Breathing new life into Havana’s hospitals

    Breathing new life into Havana’s hospitals

    Havana, July 18.- With the aim of improving the quality of services, two of the capital’s most well known hospitals, the Miguel Enríquez and Salvador Allende, are benefitting from a nationwide investment, repair and maintenance process, ongoing for the last four years.

  • China, Cuba Review Progress in Biotechnology

    China, Cuba Review Progress in Biotechnology

    Beijing, July 5.- China and Cuba have reviewed progress in biotechnology cooperation in the framework of the 10th China Bioindustry Convention and the first Guangzhou International Biological Forum.

  • Natural and Alternative Medicine against Asthma

    Natural and Alternative Medicine against Asthma

    Havana, Jun 29.- The use of green medicine for the treatment against asthma is today a valuable tool that the Juan Manuel Marquez Pediatric Hospital develops with important results.

  • Cuba and Russia discuss medical- pharmaceutical exchanges

    Cuba and Russia discuss medical- pharmaceutical exchanges

    Havana. June 28.- The establishment of joint ventures in the fields of medicine and pharmaceuticals, between Russia and Cuba, directed toward strengthening beneficial trade among entities responsible for the sale and production of equipment, medicines and state-of-the-art technologies - with visible results - was just one of several issues discussed during the First Cuba-Russia Medical-Pharmaceutical Bilateral Business Forum recently held in Havana.

  • Cuba to Hold Symposium on Primary and Family Health Care

    Cuba to Hold Symposium on Primary and Family Health Care

    Havana, Jun 21.- The National Symposium on Primary and Family Health Care will be held on June 27th and 28th with foreign participants to improve the quality of services, said organizers today.

  • Cuban Health Colaboration Extended to 162 Countries

    Cuban Health Colaboration Extended to 162 Countries

    Havana, Jun 19.- Cuba’s health professionals abroad totaling almost 373 thousand have offered their medical aid to 162 countries since its first collaboration to Chile in 1960.