Santa Cruz prevent communicable diseases

1 Santa Cruz del Sur, May 7. –Several activities such as the prevention, talks, the vaccination of the people and the vast media coverage of the subject are part of the measures taken by the Department of Hygiene and Epidemiology in Santa Cruz del Sur  to fight diseases like the leptospirosis, the tapeworm, the brucellosis, and the rabies, which are

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Cuba Begins Phase II of Anti-Flu Vaccination

3 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

0 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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