Benguela - At least 6,540 cases of malaria were recorded in February in Benguela city, central Benguela province an increase of 80 patients in relation to January, Angop learnt from the Health Promotion supervisor, Avelino Longuia Kandumbo.More about this news
Dundo - Dundo Maternal and Child Hospital in eastern Lunda Norte province needs to increase the number of physicians, from the current population of 25 professionals, according to Health minister Sílvia Lutucuta.
Luanda - Angola is since March 10 running its first doctoral degree programme in Health Sciences, whose first stage involves 25 physicians trained at the Medical Faculty of the Agostinho Neto University.
Malanje - People living with kidney failure in northern Malanje province defended the urgent creation of a transplant and kidney donation law, in order to put an end to the regular dialysis sessions.
Luanda - At least USD 44 million is the amount made available by the Global Fund to finance actions to control malaria, HIV / AIDS and tuberculosis in the country, said Monday in Luanda, its coordinator for Angola, Adriana Jimenez.
Luena - At least 14 people, 10 of them children, died in the last seven days at the General Hospital of eastern Moxico province (HGM), victims of malaria and bronchopneumonia, four over than in the previous period.
Luena - Fourteen people, among them 10 children died, victim of malaria and bronchopneumonia in the last seven days in eastern Moxico General Hospital four more in compared with the last same period.
Luanda - The National Blood Institute (INS) needs around 300,000 regular volunteer donors nationwide to stop blood shortage in hospital units, said Saturday, the director general of this institution, Antónia Constantino.
Benguela - The Forum of Traditional Medicine (FOMETRA) begins Saturday a campaign to gather people with mental disorders in the city of Benguela, to be submitted to medical treatment in an herbal center.