Category Archives: Healthcare

Cuban Doctors in Mexico Highlight Minimally-Invasive Surgery

Mexico, Mar 31 (Prensa Latina) Minimally-invasive surgery has great prospects in the field of medicine, due to its comparative advantages not only for patient but also for society, two Cuban specialists said here on Sunday. Doctor Julian Ruiz Torres, founder … Continue reading

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Cuba Strengthens Health System Despite Blockade, Cuban Minister Says

Havana, Mar 28 (Prensa Latina) Despite the U.S. blockade, Cuba continues to strengthen its National Health System, stated Thursday the Cuban Minister of the sector , Jose Angel Portal. That fact is materialized in terms of improving the quality of … Continue reading

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Cuban Medical Brigade Will Soon depart to Mozambique

Havana, Mar 27 (Prensa Latina) A Cuban medical brigade will depart in the next hours to Mozambique to support health care in the territories affected by cyclone Idai, according to a report on national television today. There are 40 professionals, … Continue reading

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Cuban Doctors on US Aggressive Agenda against Venezuela

By Elizabeth Borrego Rodriguez March 26, Caracas (Prensa Latina) Amid the media, economic and diplomatic campaign by the Government of the United States against Venezuela, the work by Cuban doctors who render their services in this South American country has … Continue reading

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Cuba Sends Field Hospital to Help Mozambique amid Cyclone Idai

Cuban cooperation includes doctors and equipment to counteract the public health effects of the worst southern hemisphere tropical storm ever. March 26 (teleSUR) Cuba’s vice minister of Foreign Affairs Anayansi Rodriguez Camejo announced that Cuba is sending Wednestay a “field hospital”, with … Continue reading

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Cuba Contributes a Field Hospital to Help Mozambique

Havana, March 25 (Prensa Latina) Cuba will send a field hospital to Mozambique to reinforce health care there with Cuban doctors deployed in that African country, Vice Foreign Minister Anayansi Rodriguez announced on Monday. The aid will be sent in … Continue reading

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Cuban Doctors Attend to 1,732 Bolivians in Free Health Fair

Cochabamba, Bolivia, Mar 23 (Prensa Latina) Cuban doctors as part of the medical cooperation team in Bolivia treated 1,732 patients during the first day of the 16th Integral Health Fair in the central department of Cochabamba. The initiative is being … Continue reading

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Cuban Doctors Work Continues Despite Aggressions against Venezuela

By Elizabeth Borrego Rodriguez Caracas, Mar 21 (Prensa Latina) More than 2,500 Cuban doctors are currently serving in the Venezuelan state of Miranda, the territory with the largest number of specialists and institutions in the Barrio Adentro Mission, with more … Continue reading

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Díaz-Canel: Cuban Doctors Can Never Be Defamed

Havana, March 19 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel said today that doctors on the island can never be defamed because of their well-known humanistic work in different parts of the world. The head of state responded to an article … Continue reading

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Diaz-Canel Defends Cuban Doctors’ Work in Venezuela After NYT Report

The Cuban President rejected the U.S. media accusations about the Cuban doctors’ activities in Venezuela. March 19 (TeleSUR) Cuba’s President Miguel Diaz-Canel, rejected Tuesday the U.S. media accusations regarding the political activities supposedly carried out by Cuban doctors, who have been … Continue reading

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