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  • Mon, 30 Sep 2019 15:58

    Orthopedic Center produces 80 prostheses monthly

    Luanda - The Dr. António Agostinho Neto Orthopedic Rehabilitation Center, in Luanda, will produce between 75 and 80 prostheses per month, in the first phase, and 200 orthoses.

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  • Fri, 30 Aug 2019 18:12

    Minister recommends certification of health institutions

    Luanda - The Minister of Mineral Resources and Oil, Diamantino Pedro Azevedo, recommended Friday, in Luanda, the need for certification and accreditation of health institutions.

  • Tue, 20 Aug 2019 10:34

    Angolan physician advocates combat against neglected diseases

    Luanda - The Angolan doctor Filomeno Fortes, chairperson of the Hygiene Institute and Tropical Medicine of Lisbon (IHMT), underscored on Monday in Luanda, that the institution he leads is prioritizing the research, with view to tackling neglected tropical diseases.

  • Fri, 16 Aug 2019 12:21

    Government committed to children's health - Minister of State

    Luanda - The Angolan government's commitment to improving the living conditions of families and the country's development, with priority to children, was highlighted last Thursday in Luanda by the State Minister for Social Affairs, Carolina Cerqueira.

  • Tue, 02 Jul 2019 11:13

    Angola deemed short of 30,000 physicians

    Luanda - Professional health associations on Monday, in Luanda, said Angola is in need of at least 30,000 physicians to meet the demand and improve assistance to patients.

  • Fri, 21 Jun 2019 18:37

    MINSA, WHO approve strategy for mental health

    Luanda - The strategy of Mental Health, Alcohol, Tobacco and other drugs, is an instrument that would allow Angola to strengthen the approach in a holistic way, to improve the mental situation in the country, was approved on Friday in Luanda during the Workshop hosted by the Ministry of Health (MINSA) and World Health Organization (WHO).

  • Sat, 15 Jun 2019 10:39

    Angola needs 300,000 blood donors

    Luanda - The national blood bank needs 300,000 voluntary donors to assist the health units, said Friday in Luanda, the Secretary of State for Health for the Hospital Area, Leornado Innocent.

  • Sat, 25 May 2019 13:25

    More than three billion Kwanzas for HIV/AIDS drugs

    Luanda - More Than 3 billion kwanzas (over 9 million US Dollars) is the amount available for the acquisition of anti-retroviral drugs, reagents, rapid tests and condoms, in the framework of the fight against HIV / AIDS carried out by the National Institute for the Fight against Aids (INLS).

  • Thu, 23 May 2019 16:35

    Angola at health strategies meeting

    Luanda - An Angolan delegation led by Health minister Sílvia Lutucuta is attending from Thursday the 6th and 7th meeting of Committee A, addressing priority strategic issues in the health sector.