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  • Secretary of State assesses works at Camanongue Municipal Hospital
    Mon, 24 Jun 2019 10:29

    Secretary of State assesses works at Camanongue Municipal Hospital

    Luena - The Secretary of State for Health for hospital area, Leonardo Europeo Inocêncio, assessed Sunday (23) the restoration works of the municipal hospital of Camanongue, eastern Moxico province, in progress since 2012.

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  • Sat, 22 Jun 2019 14:04

    Symposium for strengthening viral haemorrhagic fever surveillance

    Lubango - The reinforcement of epidemiological surveillance against viral haemorrhagic fever was one of the recommendations made at the First International Child Health Symposium, held from 20 to 21 June at the "Pioneiro Zeca" Pediatric Hospital in the city of Lubango, Huíla.

  • Thu, 06 Jun 2019 14:50

    Health sector steps up epidemiological prevention in Huíla

    Caluquembe - Awareness campaign on the importance of personal and collective hygiene has been launched in the communities of the southern Huila province aimed to prevent outbreaks of scabies, malaria and meningitis in the region.

  • Sun, 02 Jun 2019 13:33

    Malaria and meningitis dominate epidemiology in Angola - secretary of state

    Lubango - The epidemiological situation in the country is dominated mainly by two diseases, which are malaria and meningitis, although there is a reduction of these diseases in some provinces.

  • Fri, 31 May 2019 18:04

    Official renews call for fight against tobacco use in public places

    Luanda - The State Secretary of Health for Hospital Leonardo Inocêncio reiterated Friday in Luanda the fight against tobacco consumption in public places in order to avoid the increase of passive smoking and reduce the cancer related diseases caused by smoke.

  • Mon, 20 May 2019 10:10

    Angola attends 72nd World Health Assembly

    Luanda - A delegation from Angola headed by the Health minister, Sílvia Lutucuta, is since Sunday in Geneva, Switzerland, to attend the 72nd World Health Assembly, set to take place on 20-28 May.

  • Mon, 13 May 2019 12:00

    Measles outbreak in eastern region contained

    Saurimo - The Health minister, Sílvia Lucutuca, ensured on Sunday that the measles outbreak that is since March this year plaguing the eastern region of Angola is now under control.

  • Fri, 03 May 2019 11:34

    Citizen affected by H1N1 flu virus passes away

    Luanda - the Angolan woman who has been diagnosed with Influenza a (H1N1) virus case passed away in the last 48 hours, the death was confirmed on Thursday in Luanda by the head of Department of Disease Control of the National Directorate of Public Health, Pelinganga Baião.

  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:03

    Government reassures society on HIV testing

    Luanda - The Ministry of Health (MINSA) clarified in a statement that no person tested with the Aria reagent in December 2018 left with the false positive result of its services, and reassured citizens in the safety of HIV testing.