Category Archives: Healthcare

Belarus to supply machinery to Cuba in exchange for medicine

Minsk, Apr 17 (Prensa Latina) President Alexandr Lukashenko has renewed for two years the mechanism for receiving medicines from Cuba in exchange for agricultural and automotive equipment, Cuban Ambassador to Belarus Santiago Pérez said on Wednesday. According to the Cuban … Continue reading

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UNICEF supports Cuba’s neonatology services

Havana, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) The United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF) in Cuba reported on Tuesday that it mobilized resources to support 19 neonatology services throughout the country in in 2023. In its official X account, the UN agency noted … Continue reading

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Three Pakistani youth to study medicine in Cuba

Islamabad, Apr 16 (Prensa Latina) Three young Pakistanis have been chosen to study medicine in Cuba as part of the educational program conceived by the historic leader of the Revolution, Fidel Castro, diplomatic sources reported on Tuesday. Cuba’s Ambassador to … Continue reading

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Sri Lanka selects candidates to study medicine in Cuba

Colombo, Apr 9 (Prensa Latina) The Sri Lankan Ministry of Education on Tuesday evaluated the candidates to study medicine in Havana, at a meeting that was attended by Cuban Ambassador Andrés González. Like every year, Cuba offered the possibility for … Continue reading

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PAHO/WHO highlights humanism of Cuban Health system

Havana, Apr 8 (Prensa Latina) World Health Day today in Cuba is a celebration for the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO), stated the representative of these organizations, Dr. Mario Cruz Peñate. The specialist defined the date as a … Continue reading

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BioHavana 2024 scientific event opens in Cuba

Matanzas, Cuba, Apr 1 (Prensa Latina) The 2nd edition of the BioHavana 2024 scientific event opened on Monday at the Plaza America Convention Center in Varadero, Matanzas province, with the participation of over 1,300 delegates and representatives from 25 countries. … Continue reading

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Cuban and Mexican Scientists Join Efforts Against Alzheimer’s

One of the outstanding projects is the development of the Cneuro-201 molecule, which has shown a powerful neuroprotective capacity in animal models. March 30 (teleSUR) Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has become a global health challenge due to its devastating impact on … Continue reading

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Cuba hosts National Congress of Urology

Havana, Mar 28 (Prensa Latina) The 22nd National Congress of Urology of Cuba begins in this capital on Thursday with the participation of delegates from several countries aimed at exchanging experiences to improve patient care. The organizing committee told Prensa … Continue reading

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Azerbaijan expresses solidarity with Cuba

Baku, Mar 27 (Prensa Latina) The Azerbaijan-Cuba Friendship Association has issued a statement corroborating its support for the Cuban social project, Cuban Ambassador to Baku, Carlos Valdés, told Prensa Latina on Thursday. According to the diplomat, the Azerbaijani friends pointed … Continue reading

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Cuba participates in development and health forum in Europe

Brussels, Mar 21 (Prensa Latina) Representatives of Cuba are participating in Brussels, in the “Inclusive Human Development and Equitable Access to Health Products” forum of the European Union, Latin America, and the Caribbean. The director of Science and Technological Innovation … Continue reading

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