Havana, Wednesday 26 de July de 2017 08:41 pm

Health Professionals for Cuba and the World

The Carlos J. Finlay School of Medicine has graduated 579 professionals among them doctors, dentists, nurses and health technicians in an activity dedicated to the leader of the Revolution Fidel Castro and the 37th anniversary of the institution celebrated last June 4th.

Nine Hundred Health Professionals to be graduated in Havana

The University of Medical Sciences of Havana (UCMH by its Spanish acronym) will graduate tomorrow about 900 health professionals, including more than 80 foreigners incorporated into the project of the Latin American School of Medicine (ELAM by its Spanish acronym) and other government programs.

Natural and Alternative Medicine against Asthma

Natural and Alternative Medicine against Asthma

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.

Cuban People Warned on the Harmful Use of Marihuana

Cuban People Warned on the Harmful Use of Marihuana

Experts and students from the School of Medicine warned on Monday in Havana on the harmful use in consuming marihuana on the occasion of International Day Against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking.

Excellent Health Indicators in Pinar del Rio

Excellent Health Indicators in Pinar del Rio

The western province of Pinar del Rio, site of the main activity on the occasion of National Rebelliousness Day next July 26th, registered an infant mortality rate of 2 per one thousand live births in the first semester of this year.

Women Gives Birth to Triplets in Ciego de Avila

A women from Ciego de Avila gave birth to triplets through a C section at the Dr. Antonio Luaces Iraola Provincial Hospital.

Plenary of the Communist Party in Las Tunas Analyze the work of the Health Sector

Plenary of the Communist Party in Las Tunas Analyze the work of the Health Sector

The 7th Plenary of the Provincial Committee of the Cuban Communist Party in Las Tunas, recognized on Friday the progress of the health sector and analyzed the existing potential for the elimination of inefficiencies that prevent from offering better assistance to the population.

Specialized Policlinic Reopens in Ciego de Avila

A specialized policlinic in the city of Ciego de Avila reopened on Tuesday with a service that includes modern technology thanks to an investment of over 7 million 800 thousand pesos in its first stage.

Four in five Cuban kids with leukemia get cured

Four in five Cuban kids with leukemia get cured

In Cuba almost 80 percent of children with leukemia have been cured of this type of cancer, the most common in childhood worldwide, said Dr. Sergio Machín, 2nd Degree specialist in Hematology.

Cuba and Iran Expand Medical-Scientific Collaboration

Cuba and Iran Expand Medical-Scientific Collaboration

Cuban and Iranian specialists and authorities held talks on Wednesday in Teheran aimed at determining the possibility and conditions in expanding bilateral cooperation in the medical-scientific field, reported Prensa Latina News Agency.

Forum on Cuba´s Results on Cataract Surgery runs in Havana

Forum on Cuba´s Results on Cataract Surgery runs in Havana

Specialists from all over the country will attend from today the 9th National Cataract Workshop, where they will show the experience and achievements of this surgery in Cuba, which results are comparable with those achieved by developed nations.

Cuba Continues to Increase Work in the Prevention of Blindness

Cuba Continues to Increase Work in the Prevention of Blindness

Cuba has increased its prevention campaign in the prevention of blindness started in 2010 due to cataracts, glaucoma, diabetic retinopathy, corneal clouding, refractive defect, macular degeneration due to age.

Earthquake Felt in the Eastern Provinces

Earthquake Felt in the Eastern Provinces

The Network of the Cuban National Seismology Service announced on Tuesday that three detectable earthquakes were registered in the town of Caimanera in the province of Guantanamo registering 3.6, 4.5 and 2.9 on the Richter scale during the early morning hours of April 25th.

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