Category Archives: Healthcare

Cuban Medicine Development Center Organizes Event on ICTs

Havana, Apr 21 (Prensa Latina) The Center for Research and Development of Medicines (CIDEM) prepares to hold the 2nd International Meeting on Management System for Information and Communication Technologies (Sigestic’19). The event will be an opportune space for the scientific … Continue reading

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Cuba Works Hard for the Return of its Doctors Kidnapped in Kenya

Havana, Apr 14 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Diaz-Canel asserted on Sunday that the State is working tirelessly for the return of two doctors kidnapped in Kenya. ‘Cuba is working tirelessly for the safe return of Assel and Landy, our … Continue reading

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Cuba Has Awarded Some 5,500 Scholarships to CARICOM Nations

Over the past four decades and more, Cuba has provided thousands of scholarships to the Caribbean Community. April 12 (teleSUR) Castries, Saint Lucia: Never mind its continuing challenges, Cuba is continuing to offer scholarships to Caribbean students to attend free … Continue reading

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Cuban Foreign Minister Highlights Work of Doctors in Mozambique

Havana, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) Cuba”s Foreign Minister Bruno Rodríguez highlighted in Havana Tuesday the solidarity work of the Cuban medical brigade in a field hospital sent to Mozambique, where they treated 4,000 patients in the first week. The Head … Continue reading

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Cuba Strengthens Health Care on World Health Day

Havana, Apr 6 (Prensa Latina) Implementation of actions with a multisectoral approach to  foster citizen well-being constitutes an integrated strategy to strengthen universal health coverage in Cuba, a country that will celebrate World Health Day on April 7. Cuba, in … Continue reading

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Equity and solidarity focused in World Health Day

Havana, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) Equity and solidarity will be focused on the Americas’ regional activities on World Health Day, held every April 7, announced PAHO / WHO directors, organizations that lead this campaign. For the second year in a … Continue reading

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Cuban Medical Brigade Ratifies Commitment to Bolivians

La Paz, Apr 4 (Prensa Latina) The professionals from the Cuban Medical Brigade (BMC, in Spanish) in Bolivia on Thursday ratified their commitment to the Government and people of this South American country to providing better services. Thirteen years after … Continue reading

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Cuba, Kenya to Expand Collaboration

Nairobi, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) Kenya’s Health Minister Sicily Kariuki on Monday stated that there are broad prospects to increase cooperation between her country and Cuba. At the end of a meeting held in Nairobi with Cuban Vice President Ines … Continue reading

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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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