Santa Cruz del Sur to finish building works in local hospital

3 In order to improve the comfort of the hospital and patients in Santa Cruz del Sur, the enlargement and construction of new areas of social benefit are included in the investment plan since two years ago.This work will increase the services offered in this local health center, while working conditions for technicians, nurses, doctors and other members of the

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New Hemodialysis Ward in Central Cuban Province

0 Havana, Aug 16. – More than 130 patients with chronic kidney failure are now being treated at a modern hemodialysis ward at the Arnaldo Milian Castro Hospital in the central province of Villa Clara.The new ward has 21 artificial kidneys and all of the necessary comforts to improve the patientsâ�Ö quality of life, stated Dr. Jorge Lopez, head of

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More than 50,000 HIV/AIDS Patients in the Dominican Republic

0 Santo Domingo, Dec 3. -The number of patients with HIV/AIDS in the Dominican Republic is 32,200, but the director of COPRESIDA, Dr. Gustavo Rojas said the figure is around 60,000 and that there are 80,000 infected people. During the activities for World AIDS Day, it was made known that by the end of 2010 some 20,000 patients and their

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Cuba Highlights Development of Biotechnological Industry

0 Havana, Oct 22. -Cuban Scientist Luis Herrera highlighted on Wednesday the biotechnological development especially in the application of the Heberprot-B, a medicine that changed the therapy for patients with diabetic foot ulcers. Biotechnology Havana 2010 opened its doors with the participation of 300 specialists from more than 30 countries. Delegates from Venezuela, Mexico, Argentina and the Dominican Republic will

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