With the arrival of the rainy months the danger of infestation by the mosquito Aedes aegypti, main transmitter of diseases such as dengue, zika, yellow fever and chikungunya, increases. The specialists of the Municipal Center of Hygiene and Epidemiology informed to Radio Union that the territories with greater problems are San Antonio de Cabezas and… Continue Reading »
With the arrival of rainy months the danger of infestation by the mosquito Aedes aegypti, the main transmitter of diseases such as dengue, zika and yellow fever, increases. During this stage, greater social and civic participation is required in hygienic actions for health. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), it is estimated that… Continue Reading »
In spite of the existence of Aedes Aegypti focal points , in Matanzas province there are no people diagnosed with Dengue, fact that stimulates to adopt hygienic measures to avoid the propagation of diseases, said to the Press the vice-director of Public Health in the territory the doctor Diana Vargas Cranot. In Faustino Pérez Hernández… Continue Reading »
For that saying that says that prevention is better than cure, the state and the Cuban government, under the leadership of the Ministry of Public Health, develops a program to control and eliminate the vector Aedes aegypti, which requires all seriousness, respect and discipline by the executors and the population to which it is addressed.
Every July 28th is celebrated worldwide the Hepatitis Day. The date established in honor of the Baruch Blumberg birthday , who discovered the virus causing hepatitis B and developed the first vaccine against the disease, becomes the ripe time to learn more about this disease, its characteristics and damage to health .
The World Health Day , celebrated around the world this April 7th , will be celebrated at the José Luis Dubrocq polyclinic from Matanzas city , seat of the provincial ceremony to honor this date, thanks to the results conquered by the workers of the health facilities.