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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.