Health Sector One in every thousand children suffers from diabetes, a disease that has sparked an epidemic

More than one in every 1,000 children (under 15 years of age) in the Pontevedra health region suffers from type 1 diabetes mellitus. This is a disease that has “entered”, this term is used to refer to this area Diagnosis usually occurs at an average age of 6 to 8 years.However, as this moment has … Read more

Supply problems affect nearly a thousand medicines

Far from being solved, the problems of supply of medicines to pharmacies are getting worse. According to data published this Friday by the Spanish Agency for Medicines and Health Products (AEMPS), there are currently almost a thousand – 961 to be precise – such referrals that arrive at pharmacies in fewer numbers than necessary. Since … Read more

Panama presents achievements in the fight against tuberculosis

Speaking at the high-level meeting of the United Nations (UN) General Assembly on Health, the official highlighted the National Strategic Plan for Tuberculosis Control 2023-2027, which aims to reduce deaths from the disease by 75 per cent. That program also aims to reduce the incident rate by 50 percent compared to 2015, he said. Berrios … Read more

El Heraldo de Coatzacoalcos – Improving infrastructure integrates Chiapas into sexual health care

The entity confirms that it has the largest network across the country in providing comprehensive care contractTuxtla Gutierrez, Chiapas Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), viral hepatitis and sexually transmitted infections are conditions that cause death and cancer cases, hence the importance of timely prevention, diagnosis and treatment as recommended by the World Health Organisation. Health, for … Read more