Category Archives: Healthcare

French Guiana Interested in Cuban Medical Collaborators

Paris, Feb 14 (Prensa Latina) Rodolphe Alexandre, President of the Regional Council of French Guiana, expressed interest in hiring Cuban medical collaborators to alleviate the lack of professionals in that French territory. Alexandre, in statements quoted on Thursday by local … Continue reading

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Cuba Examines Anti-microbiotic Resistance Vigilance

Havana, Feb 13 (Prensa Latina) Bacterial resistance to antibiotics demands an integrated vigilance of this phenomenon, said here a Cuban specialist during an international workshop held at the Institute of Tropical Medicine Pedro Kouri (IPK). The antimicrobiotic resistance (AMR) is … Continue reading

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Decrease in Infant Mortality Caused by Cancer, a Cuban Achievement

Santiago de Cuba, Feb 12 (Prensa Latina) The clearly descending curve of children”s mortality due to cancer is on Tuesday one of the main achievements of the comprehensive cancer control program, said Dr. Agustin Lage, a scientist linked to this … Continue reading

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Cuban Deputy Health Minister Pays Working Visit to Algeria

Algiers, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban Deputy Health Minister Marcia Cobas kicked off an official visit to Algeria as part of a working tour of several African countries, diplomatic sources reported on Wednesday. Upon arrival in Algiers on Tuesday, Cobas … Continue reading

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Botswana Authorities Value Cuban Medical Cooperation

Gaborone, Feb 5 (Prensa Latina) Bostwana´s Minister of Health and Welfare of Botswana, Dr. Alfred Rabashemi Madigele, praised Tuesday the Cuban medical cooperation with this country and praised the high technical level of those collaborators. These criteria were transmitted to … Continue reading

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Cuban Health Deputy Minister Begins Visit to Ethiopia in Jimma

Addis Ababa, Feb 2 (Prensa Latina) The Cuban Public Health Deputy Minister, Marcia Cobas, begins today in the city of Jimma an official visit to Ethiopia, in the context of the working tour that she is carrying out in several … Continue reading

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Cuba to Host International Symposium on Health Quality

Havana, Feb 3 (Prensa Latina) The First International Symposium on Quality Health 2019 will take place in this capital from March 27 to 29 with the attendance of prestigious national and foreign organizations, the organizers has announced. The event, which … Continue reading

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The Inauguration of the First Soft Capsules Center in Cuba

Jan 31 (Radio Rebelde) “As part of the National Scientific Research Center (CINC), the Biocubafarma enterprise is the new center of that related production and it represents the achievement of the researches of the late Fidel Castro and the result … Continue reading

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Some 2,000 Cuban Doctors Will Enhance Venezuela’s Health System

Caracas, Jan 19 (Prensa Latina) Venezuela”s President Nicolas Maduro has remarked that the incorporation of 2,000 new Cuban doctors to Barrio Adentro (Inner Neighborhood) Mission will enhance medical care for Venezuelan people. The doctors will join 500 medical specialists who … Continue reading

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Panama to send a Scientific Mission to Cuba

Panama, Jun 17 (Prensa Latina) President Juan Carlos Varela agreed today to send a mission of Panamanian scientists to Cuba to exchange with specialists from the Center for Genetic Engineering and Biotechnology (CIGB). The announcement was made during the presentation … Continue reading

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