Category Archives: Healthcare

Cambodia thanks Cuba’s health support

Phnom Penh, Feb 7 (Prensa Latina) The Minister of Health of Cambodia, Man Bunheng, thanked the Ambassador of Cuba, Liurka Rodriguez, for Cuba’s support in the topic of health, and spoke for the cooperation and friendship between both countries. Bunheng … Continue reading

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Cubans dedicate song in support of China’s coronavirus emergency

Beijing, Feb 6 (Prensa Latina) Cuban artists living in China performed a version of the song Tears in Heaven by British artist Eric Clapton in support of the people of this country, immersed today in a battle against the 2019-nCoV … Continue reading

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Cuban health ministry ratifies the country remains free of coronavirus

Feb 5 (Radio Rebelde) The Cuban ministry of public health (MINSAP by its Spanish acronym) has confirmed through different national media that so far no case of coronavirus has been detected in the country. As part of the national protection … Continue reading

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Council of Ministers of Cuba readies plan to face coronavirus

Havana, Feb 1 (Prensa Latina) The Council of Ministers of Cuba approved a plan for the prevention and control of the coronavirus, which is known as the ‘Wuhan Pneumonia,’ announced the national press. The Council conducted a meeting, headed by … Continue reading

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Cuba strengthens early diagnosis to fight against cancer

Havana, Jan 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuba’s primary health care is the first priority to detect early cancer and can make the difference between living longer and better or dying, assured an expert here on Thursday. Family doctors are trained to … Continue reading

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Cuba to host International Congress on Health Informatics

Havana, Jan 30 (Prensa Latina) Supporting the computerization health system processes with social impact is the main goal of the 13th International Congress on Health Informatics, which will be held from March 16 to 20, 2020, the Infomed website anounced … Continue reading

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Cuba and Tanzania strengthen cooperation in health

Dar Es Salaam, Jan 30 (Prensa Latina) Cuban health professionals will soon begin providing specialized services at the Benjamin Mkapa Hospital, one of the main hospitals in this Tanzanian city, diplomatic sources revealed today. With the presence of the Cuban … Continue reading

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22 new works presented at Cuba-Zanzibar Scientific Conference

Dar Es Salaam, Jan 27 (Prensa Latina) Physicians participating in the annual Cuba-Zanzibar Scientific Conference presented 23 works on solutions to the main health problems of the population of this African country, diplomatic sources revealed today. The high rate of … Continue reading

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Bolivia coup government suspends diplomatic relations with Cuba

La Paz, Jan 24 (Prensa Latina) Bolivia´s Acting Foreign Minister Yerko Núñez on Friday announced the suspension of diplomatic relations with Cuba. Núñez stated at a press conference that this decision was due to alleged ‘grievances’ of the Cuban Foreign … Continue reading

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Cuban-developed cancer drug sees positive results

Ciego de Avila, Cuba,  (Prensa Latina) The Cuban drug Heberferon, the only one of its kind in the world, has seen excellent results in the treatment of basal cell carcinoma of the skin in this Cuban province. Dunia Sotolongo, Coordinator … Continue reading

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