The Cuban Ministry of Public Health has reported the fourth case of imported Zika virus in the country, according to an information note we bring you up next:
The third imported case in Cuba of a patient with Zika virus has been confirmed, corresponding to a Cuban voluntary worker, a 43 year-old Laboratory Technician who arrived in the country from Venezuela (Merida) on March 1 st, 2016, and lives in the municipality Florida, eastern Camagüey province, informed a note issued by the Public Health Ministry.
Army General Raul Castro, President of the Councils of State and Ministers, received Carissa Etienne, Director General of the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO), who is on a visit to Cuba to preside over the Sub-regional Meeting of PAHO Representatives to Central America, Haiti, Mexico, the Dominican Republic and Cuba.
The Cuban Health Ministry announced the detection of a second imported Zika case.
The Cuban Public Health Ministry announced the detection of a first imported Zika case on the island.
Cuba is participating in the 4 th Plenary Session on Intergovernmental Biological Ecosystems Services underway in Malaysia to conclude next Sunday.
With the signing of new agreements, Cuba and Russia increased on Monday in this capital the level of cooperation in the field of biotechnology, asserted Alexander Chernov, vice-president of the Skolkovo Foundation, created and financed by the government of that European country.
Cuban specialists of the Neuronic company opened in Angola audiology services and presented a gamut of products of the company that today develops, produces and commercializes high-tech medical equipment and software, Prensa Latina reported.
A brigade of 18 Cuban health professionals arrived on Tuesday in the Bahamas to resume medical cooperation in that Caribbean country after the conclusion there of "Operation Miracle" almost a decade ago.
Two Cuban lung cancer vaccines raise the hope of living for patients with an advanced stage of that disease.
The Executive Board of the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) highlighted on Thursday Cuba's efforts in eliminating mother to child transmission of HIV / AIDS and syphilis.
Cancer is once again the second cause of death in Cuba since 2012 after heart ailments said on Wednesday in Havana a specialist of the Health Ministry.
Cuban and French institutions signed on Tuesday a cooperation agreement to continue to increase the island´s capacity to monitor air quality, informed Prensa Latina News Agency.
The Minister of Health and Social Welfare of Equatorial Guinea, Juan Ndong Nguema, praised on Wednesday in Malabo the level of development of health in Cuba and called for expanding cooperation with the Caribbean nation in this sector, Prensa Latina reported.
The Cuban Health Ministry reiterated on Tuesday that no case with clinical symptoms compatible to the Zika virus has been detected on the island, while specialists follow all fever syndromes to early detect cases of Zika, Chikungunya or Dengue.