Category Archives: Health


Cuba will withdraw Medical Brigade from Brazil

The Cuban Ministry of Public Health issued an statement on the withdrawal of the medical brigade working in Brazil as part of the Program More Doctors for Brazil.

Peruvian Doctor Creates Expectations with Sudden Death Event in Cuba

The International Symposium on Sudden Cardiovascular Death, started on Tuesday in Havana, should give a lot of information to continue learning about the reality of Latin America and the Caribbean, Peruvian physician Jonathan Quispe said.

Cuban Nursing is a reference for the world, says international expert

Erika Caballero, from Chile, member of the International Council of Nursing (ICN) recognized that Cuba has a solid work in primary care, promotion and prevention and in the management of social determinants, which are a reference for the world.

Pan American Colloquium on Nursing kicks off in Havana

The XVI Pan American Colloquium on Research in Nursing officially begins this Tuesday in Havana with representatives from some 20 nations, including Cuba, in which they will make an update on this specialty, of vital importance in health services.

Cuba: No Reports of Hepatitis B Infection in Children

Free vaccination of children in Cuba allows the country to have, since 2000, zero cases of acute hepatitis B infection in children under five years of age, digital media reported on Tuesday.