Luquembo - Eleven children under the age of 15 died this month (October) in the commune of Capunda, municipality of Luquembo, Malanje province, victims of measles, which has affected that district since the beginning of September this year.More about this news
Malanje - The Provincial Health Inspection Department of the northern Malanje province shut down six health centers, two laboratories of clinical analysis and eighteen drugstores due to illegal operation.
Malanje - At least 60 birth labors were performed in the last weekend in northern Malanje Maternity hospital, said its Emergency room chief, Catarina da Glória.
Malanje - The Angolan Nurses Order recommended on Wednesday the payment of subsidies and the provision of assistance with accommodation and transport to the class, with a view to overcoming the problem with lack of appropriate medical assistance in remote zones and rural areas.
Malanje - The adoption of a healthy lifestyle together with physical exercises, balanced eating habits, good personal and work relations help to prevent heart deceases, said on Friday the cardiologist of the northern Malanje Province hospital, Rosa Ventura.
Malanje - A total of 135, 571 people aged 6 months and older will be vaccinated against yellow fever from 9 to 18 June month in the municipalities of Cambundi-Catembo, Cahombo, Quela and Cangandala, in the routine campaigns to immunize citizens in the province.
Malanje - At least 10.6 million insecticide-treated mosquito nets are being distributed from Tuesday to 15 of the country's 18 provinces, with the exception of Huila, Benguela and Cabinda, aimed at preventing, controlling and eliminate malaria in Angola.
Malanje - An emergency plan to combat malaria focused on increasing awareness of disease prevention and strengthening medical care in all 14 municipalities of the northern Malanje province is in progress, with a view to reducing the trend in mortality rate.
Malanje - At least 2,972 cases of malaria, which resulted in 252 deaths, were recorded in the different health units in the province of Malange, during the past year, said Friday, the technician of the provincial health department, Mateus Lopes.