Holguin for Better Assistance of the Infertile Couple

  • Written by Lourdes Pichs Rodríguez
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The Territorial Center of Assisted Reproduction of Holguín will work to achieve more than 50 percent effectiveness this year, which would help to increase the number of births in the eastern province, where the birth rate is 10.1 per thousand inhabitants of the general population, lower than that of 2016.

Cuba Reaches the Lowest Infant Mortality of its History

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In 2017, the infant mortality rate ended with 4% per thousand live births in our country, the best in our history, according to what was said by Roberto Álvarez Fumero, head of the Maternal and Child Department of the Ministry of Public Health.

Holguin Medical Center, a Work of the Revolution

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Lino and José Pérez are two sibling patients with permanent residency at the Modesto Fornaris Psychopedagogical Medical Center in the province of Holguín, as part of the programs of the Cuban Revolution for the benefit of people with mental retardation.

Holguin: Infant Mortality Rate of 3.45 in 2017

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The province of Holguín expects to close the current year with an infant mortality rate of 3.4 per thousand live births, in order to maintain this important health indicator below 4.0 for more than five years and rank again among the Cuban territories with the lowest number of deaths in children under 12 months in this period.

New President of the Cuban Academy of Sciences

  • Written by Luis Mario Rodríguez Suñol
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Dr. Luis Velázquez Pérez was officially presented as the new president of the Cuban Academy of Sciences (ACC) this Saturday, after completing the process of analysis and approval by the Ministry of Science, Technology and Environment (CITMA).