Cuban deputy foreign minister Avelardo Moreno reiterated at the UN Security Council the island's determination to cooperate with international efforts to fight Ebola in western and central Africa.
Over 270 papers will be presented at the 25th International Congress on Orthopedics, to be held in the city of Trinidad, in Sancti Spiritus province, from September 22nd through the 27th.
The recent decision of Cuba to send 165 health workers to Africa to fight Ebola made headlines and was the object of newspaper columns in Saudi and Egyptian media outlets.
Cuba will join a global effort coordinated by the World Health Organization (WHO) to fight Ebola in Western Africa by sending 165 health professionals, the island's Health Minister Roberto Morales announced in Geneva.
Distribution companies of medicines, experts and representatives of vaccination centers of Vietnam inquired on Friday about the qualities of the Cuban medicament Va-Mengoc, to fight meningitis of groups B and C.
The National Drug Formulary, first Cuban health application for mobile devices with Android operating system, already available on Internet, will be presented today at the National Medical Library, in this city.
The coastal, mangroves and soils preservation of Cuban north eastern region is one of the premises of "Ecoarte" child-youth project, 2014 Environment National Award.
A Cuban scientist said that Cuba must take fast actions to prevent the spread of the Giant African Snail, a species introduced on the island about two years ago, which is considered to be dangerous for humans.
The Public Health Ministry (MINSAP) has convened to participate in the 13th edition of the Health for All Fair, to be held on April 20-24, 2015, at this capital's PABEXPO showground.
Do not follow the story title. Festival has been the term used to announce an upcoming forum promoting the preservation and protection of Cuban bats and the idea that these animals, far from being linked to myths of winged vampires, are part of the wildlife and the environment that must be taken care of.
Barbados, Tropical Storm Bertha, the second storm of the Atlantic hurricane season, takes aim at Barbados and the Lesser Antilles.
Over 5 thousand 1 hundred kidney transplants have been carried out in Cuba since February 24, 1970 up to date, with results considered as successful as those achieved in developed nations, said an expert in Havana.