Radio Cadena Agramonte
Saturday, February 24, 2018

Health


  • Uruguayan Official Praises Humanitarian Nature of Operation Miracle

    Uruguayan Official Praises Humanitarian Nature of Operation Miracle

    Montevideo, Feb 7.- Sixto Amaro, director of the Social Security Bank (BPS) representing liabilities, has praised the humanitarian nature of Operation Miracle after more than 65,000 retirees and pensioners have restored vision so far.

  • Cuba launches campaign on World Cancer Day

    Cuba launches campaign on World Cancer Day

    Havana, Cuba, Feb 2.- On the occasion of the World Cancer Day, celebrated every February 4th, Cuba will develop for the seventh time a campaign of education, prevention and diagnosis of pre-malignant and malignant skin lesions.

  • WHO Grants Public Health Award to Cuban Henry Reeve Contingent

    WHO Grants Public Health Award to Cuban Henry Reeve Contingent

    Geneva, Jan 31.- The World Health Organization (WHO) has awarded today the Henry Reeve Cuban Medical Contingent, in recognition of its international solidarity efforts to confront natural disasters and serious epidemics.

  • Outcome and Projections for Cuba´s Natural and Traditional Medicine

    Outcome and Projections for Cuba´s Natural and Traditional Medicine

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 26.- The outcome and projections for the Natural and Traditional Medicine Program of the Health Ministry for 2017 was informed in Havana during the 2017 Calixto Garcia International Convention which gathered over 300 national and foreign delegates.

  • Risk of cancer prevails in adult population

    Risk of cancer prevails in adult population

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 20.- Doctor Madelaine Sarria, Specialist of Bio-statistics said on Thursday in Havana that 60 percent of people with cancer and 70 percent of those that have died of the ailment occurs among the population over 60 years of age.

  • Cuba Hosts Calixto 2017 Pre-Convention

    Cuba Hosts Calixto 2017 Pre-Convention

    Havana, Jan 19.- The issues of the events prior to the International Convention, Calixto 2017, include different branches of medicine in order to raise the quality of life of patients, the organizing committee said here today.

  • Cuba Will Host International Medical Convention

    Cuba Will Host International Medical Convention

    Havana, Jan 13.- Delegates from 16 countries of 4 continents will attend International Convention Calixto 2017 taking place in this capital from January 23 to 25, organizers informed today.

  • Cuban Health Experts to Help Poor Communities in Chicago

    Cuban Health Experts to Help Poor Communities in Chicago

    Washington, Jan 12.- Cuban health experts will work with local specialists in assessing health care for vulnerable communities and limited resources in the American city of Chicago, the island's diplomatic sources stated.

  • Gratitude honored

    Gratitude honored

    By Granma

    They traveled to Africa to fight the fiercest of battles against death. The mere name of the enemy was frightening: Ebola. They did not relent and they triumphed. They went armed with nothing more than the commitment of those who would give up their own lives in the effort to save others.

  • Cuban drug research center announces 48 new projects

    Cuban drug research center announces 48 new projects

    Havana, Cuba, Jan 9.- The Center for Research and Development of Medicines (CIDEM by its Spanish acronym), belonging to BioCubaFarma business group, has 48 projects in research of products for human use, announced an expert of that institution.