Radio Cadena Agramonte
Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Health / Health


  • Hunger, Anemia and Obesity, Scourges of Humanity: FAO

    Hunger, Anemia and Obesity, Scourges of Humanity: FAO

    Rome, Oct 16. -Hunger is not the only threat facing human existence, but also anemia and obesity, said director general of the United Nations Food and Agriculture Organization (FAO), Jose Graziano da Silva.

  • Ebola cases spike in DR Congo, daily rate doubled since September

    Ebola cases spike in DR Congo, daily rate doubled since September

    Kinshasa, Oct 12. -The International Rescue Committee (IRC) is alarmed by the 33 new cases of Ebola reported since October 1st, compared to 41 in all of September in DR Congo.

  • Ethiopia aims to improve National Health Care System

    Ethiopia aims to improve National Health Care System

    Addis Ababa, Oct 8. -Ethiopia is currently studying the implementation of new strategies to encourage private sector participation with a view to positively impact the population’s standard of living and raising awareness about communicable and non-communicable diseases.

  • Many factors that determined the progress of diabetes are revealed

    Many factors that determined the progress of diabetes are revealed

    Berlin, Oct 5. -An investigation reveals among the factors influencing the rate of progression of type 2 diabetes (DT2) a high body mass index and heavy proportions of hip and waist,publishes specialized media.

  • Cuba Hosts Scientific Event on Electromedicine

    Cuba Hosts Scientific Event on Electromedicine

    Havana, Oct 4. -With the aim of showing the development reached by electromedicine in the past 55 years in Cuba, a national scientific event opens on Thursday with the participation of professionals and technicians from all provinces of the country.

  • Mediterranean Diet Reduces Risk of Blindness

    Mediterranean Diet Reduces Risk of Blindness

    Washington, Oct 2. -A mediterranean diet consisting on fish, vegetables and olive oil reduces the risk of macular degeneration because of the age (Age Related Macular Degeneration, ARMD) which is one of the main causes for blindness in the planet.

  • Nobel Prize in Medicine for Discoverers of Immunotherapy

    Nobel Prize in Medicine for Discoverers of Immunotherapy

    Stockholm, Oct 1. -The North American James Allison and the Japanese Tasuku Honjo have been awarded the Nobel Prize in Medicine 2018 for their discovery of cancer therapy by inhibiting negative immune regulation.

  • Cuba Debates on Antimicrobial Resistance

    Cuba Debates on Antimicrobial Resistance

    Havana, Sep 26. -The International Antimicrobial Resistance Conference, from the laboratory to the clinic, began this Wednesday with the participation of experts from some 15 countries to an update exchange on the impact of this phenomenon.

  • Angola among the 30 Most Affected Countries by Tuberculosis

    Angola among the 30 Most Affected Countries by Tuberculosis

    Luanda, Sep 24. -The coordinator of the Tuberculosis Control Program in Angola, Ambrosio Disadidi, regretted his country is today among the 30 most affected ones by the disease in the world.

  • Cuba joins the campaign for World Alzheimer's Day

    Cuba joins the campaign for World Alzheimer's Day

    Havana, Sep 21. -Cuba joins the international campaign for World Alzheimer's Day, which is celebrated every September 21st to raise awareness about dementia and challenge the stigma.