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  • Angola and Brazil agree on health staff training
    Tue, 19 Nov 2019 12:37

    Angola and Brazil agree on health staff training

    Luanda - The Ministry of Health (MINSA) is focused on making agreements in several specialized areas, because there is a shortcoming in this regard, stated last Monday, in Luanda, the Health minister, Sílvia Lutucuta.

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  • Mon, 18 Nov 2019 18:38

    Angola unveils breastfeeding milk bank

    Luanda - The country will have from Monday, the first Human Milk Bank, located in Lucrécia Paim Maternity, to meet the food needs of premature children and those born to HIV-positive mothers.

  • Sun, 17 Nov 2019 11:00

    Luanda Pediatric Hospital controls 70 diabetes cases

    Luanda - The Luanda Pediatric Hospital controls 70 cases of children with diabetes, said on Saturday in Luanda, pediatric doctor Carlos Faustino.

  • Sat, 16 Nov 2019 14:17

    Over 40 cases of polio recorded in Angola

    Luanda - At least forty four cases of polio were reported this year in Angola, Health Minister Sílvia Lutucuta said on Friday at the opening of the First Round of Vaccination in the Monte Belo district of Cacuaco in Luanda.

  • Fri, 15 Nov 2019 18:45

    State Secretary calls for massive adhesion in vaccination campaign

    Luanda - The Secretary of State for Social Action, Family and Women Promotion, Ruth Mixinge appealed today (Friday) in Viana municipality, Luanda families to massively join the polio vaccination campaign.

  • Fri, 15 Nov 2019 12:55

    Angola: Sickle cell affects 12, 000 children a year

    Luanda - At least 12,000 babies are born every year with sickle cell disease in Angola, said Thursday in Luanda a health official.

  • Fri, 15 Nov 2019 10:03

    Second stage of polio vaccination kicks off

    Luanda - The second stage of polio vaccination campaign is kicking off this Friday in five provinces of Angola, the Health Ministry said on Thursday.

  • Wed, 06 Nov 2019 18:04

    MINSA restocks Lobito Hospital

    Lobito - At least twenty six tons of medicines and expendable materials were delivered to the Lobito General Hospital Tuesday to alleviate the shortage of drugs caused by Monday's fire on the hospital's pharmacy.

  • Wed, 06 Nov 2019 16:56

    86 suspected cases of measles reported in Cuanza Norte

    Ndalatando - At least 86 suspected measles cases were reported by the health authorities of Cuanza Norte province from January to October of the current year, five of which were positive.