Luanda - The Luanda Pediatric Hospital controls 70 cases of children with diabetes, said on Saturday in Luanda, pediatric doctor Carlos Faustino.
Luanda - At least 12,000 babies are born every year with sickle cell disease in Angola, said Thursday in Luanda a health official.
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.
Luanda - At least 90,000 health professionals, as well as cleaning assistants and security agents in the various hospital units countrywide, will begin this Tuesday an upgrading training programme, in the ambit of a Health System Improvement Plan.
Huambo - Angola’s Health minister Sílvia Lutucuta said Friday in central Huambo province that the creation of human and financial conditions to increase the sustainability level of the health facilities is among the sector’s priorities, in view of the humanisation of healthcare.
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.
Luanda - The National Cancer Control Institute registered from January to October this year at least 320 cases of breast cancer, the hospital's general director, Fernando Miguel, said on Saturday in Luanda.
Luanda - At least 30 percent of Municipal health facilities will benefit from the integrated mental health services by 2022, with a view to promoting and encouraging research into the motivations and impact on suicide.