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.
A technical cooperation project between the International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) and the Territorial Oncology Center (COT) in this province was launched this year to improve the quality of medical services in radiotherapy and nuclear medicine in eastern Cuba.
Cuban doctors working on the islands of Dominica and Saint Vincent and the Grenadines today rejected the US smear campaign launched against Cuban health workers and reaffirmed the will to continue saving lives.
Cuba has not reported any cases of hepatitis B among people under 15 years of age since 2007, thanks to the preventive administration of the Heberbiovac HB vaccine against that disease, it was reported on Saturday.
A first group of Cuban collaborators providing health services in Ecuador returned home on Tuesday from Guayaquil, and were received by the highest authorities of this eastern province.
Rosa Mireya Cardenas, representative from Ecuador to the Andean Parliament, thanked Cuba and its health professionals on Monday for their solidarity and support in this South American nation, and in the rest of the world.
Cuban Foreign Minister, Bruno Rodriguez, welcomed back the first group of health workers who returned from Bolivia for lack of guarantees of their physical integrity, after the rightist coup in that country.
The endoscopic treatment of biliopancreatic afflictions are on the table on Tuesday at the 7th International Congress, GastroCuba 2019, starting in Havana with the participation of specialists from about 10 countries.
Domestic and international rehabilitation specialists will speak about the use of robotics by disabled people during the 9th Congress of the Cuban Society of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation.
A Cuban Foreign Ministry top official rejected the US decision to deny visa to a medical delegation of the island meant to attend a forum of the Pan-American Health Organization (PAHO).