Cuba: Children Make Building Models of Patrimonial Value

0 Camagüey, Jul 25. – Children around nine and 10 years old are training to make building models of patrimonial value, which is the first course of its kind for infants in Cuba. Sponsored by the Office of the Historian of Camagüey City, the program takes place in July and August, as part of summer activities, and includes the goal of

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Cuban Pianist’s Charity Concert in Costa Rica

0 San Jose, May 6. -Cuban pianist and composer Frank Fernandez will give a charity concert on May 14 along with the Central American Youth Orchestra and the collected funds will go to children with cancer. Fernandez invited his fellow countryman Enrique Perez Mesa, director of the National Symphony Orchestra of Cuba, who joined the presentation to support the Costa

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Cuba Begins Phase II of Anti-Flu Vaccination

4 Havana, May 3. -Cuba begins on Monday the second stage of the vaccination against the A(H1N1) flue during which about 150,000 children will be immunized. The second phase of the viral vaccination campaign will last until next May 22. Children from six months old to nine years of age who were immunized in the first phase and that are

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Anti-Polio Second Stage in Cuba

1 Havana, Apr 23  -. -The second stage of the 49th National Vaccination Campaign against poliomyelitis is starting on Friday in Cuba, which should immunize more than 500,000 children against that disease, once it has been concluded. In this stage, some 362,525 under three-year-old toddlers will receive a second oral dose (two drops), while 143,080 nine-year-old children will have the

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Immunization Against the A H1N1 Virus Underway in Cuba

1 Granma, Apr 14. -Some 373, 438 have been immunized against the A H1N1 influenza virus, which represents a third of the more than a million people, including pregnant women, adults, young people, children and all those suffering from any chronic disease, who are considered to be at high risk. This figure includes 67,026 pregnant and breastfeeding women now protected

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