Cuba reiterated that there are no people diagnosed with the new coronavirus, which already affects 66 countries. Health authorities are further increasing actions to strengthen epidemiological surveillance and control in airports, ports, and marinas.... More

First Nations leaders and health technicians from Manitoba and Alberta in Canada have expressed their communities’ interest in establishing cooperation links with Cuba in the field of health.... More

HeberFeron, the only drug in the world to successfully treat skin cancer, is available in all municipalities of Cuba, reported local media on Monday.... More

The National Oral Bivalent Polio Vaccination Campaign began its first stage Monday, and it will last until Saturday, March 7. The second phase is scheduled from April 27 to May 2, coinciding with the 18th Vaccination Week of the Americas.... More

A new application for mobile devices developed by the Cuban Health Network's digital portal, INFOMED, offers updated and reliable information about the disease caused by the new coronavirus COVID-19.... More

The World Health Organization has warned that member countries need to prepare for COVID-19... More

Havana, Feb 26 (RHC)— Minister of Public Health, José Ángel Portal, highlighted on Wednesday Cuba’s achievements in the application of free cochlear implants, on the occasion of the celebration of the World Day dedicated to this technique... More

Beijing, February 25 (RHC)-- In China, President Xi Jinping described the coronavirus outbreak as the “largest public health emergency” since 1949, as the government delayed the meeting of the National People’s Congress for the first time in decades.... More

China's unprecedented public health responses to the COVID-19 outbreak have yielded notable results in blocking human-to-human transmission of the virus.... More

The total number of newly confirmed cases of the novel coronavirus has gradually decreased across China, showing a positive signal that the epidemic situation has improved, a health official said Friday.... More

Chinese experts have "unanimously" suggested the drug be included in the next version of the treatment guidelines and applied in wider clinical trials as soon as possible.... More

Wuhan, epicenter of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak, said over the weekend that traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) will be used to treat all the non-critical patients at designated and temporary hospitals citywide.... More

The World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus said on Friday that countries around the world are in a better state of preparedness for COVID-19 than they were just a week ago.... More

The World Health Organization (WHO) has announced a new name of the deadly novel coronavirus disease and said the vaccines to the novel coronavirus could be available in 18 months. ... More

Cuban Foreign Minister ratified on Monday Cuba’s solidarity with China and its people, amid the crisis resulting from the coronavirus epidemic. The death toll has now surpassed 900 people.... More