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China to Make Cuban Dengue Mosquito Killer

China will mass-produce a Cuban pesticide effective against dengue-carrying mosquitos, Cuba's foreign ministry said Sunday . Cuban scientists developed and patented Bactivec, a biolarvicide which kills larvae of the Aedes aegypti mosquito, the dengue vector, the ministry statement said. ...

Spanish Doctor to Examine Cuban Leader Castro

A renowned Spanish physician is to examine ailing Cuban leader Fidel Castro, Barcelona's daily El Periodico de Catalunya reported on Sunday.// Jose Luis Garcia Sabrido has already flown to Cuba at the request of the country's government. The doctor from Madrid's Gregorio-Maranon Hospital is co...

Researchers Disprove that Cuban Sugarcane lowers Cholesterol

A research institute in Cuba had earlier proved that Policosanols present in Cuban sugar cane had dramatic cholesterol-lowering effects. A new study done by// Canadian researchers contradicts this view. Two Canadian researchers Dr. Peter J. H. Jones and Dr. Amira N. Kassis studying Nutritio...

The American Dream Comes True for 105-year-old Cuban

Jose "El Nino" Temprana, a 105-year-old exile who was detained for 30 years in his native Cuba, realized his American dream Friday, when he became a US citizen at a ceremony in Miami. Now, he says, his next goal is to find himself a wife. And the former fisherman is convinced he wi...

Living in U.S. May Raise Hispanics' Cancer Risk

...ates than whites and blacks in Florida, but the researchers found that Cubans and Puerto Ricans quickly acquired higher risk for diet-related cancers. cuban men had more tobacco-related cancers than seen in their homeland, Puerto Rican men had higher rates of liver cancer, and Mexican women had higher rate...

Photos: Tommy & Thalia Mottola Honored at 7th Annual FedEx/St. Jude Angels & Stars Gala

...d silent auction, but attendees were treated to live performances by some of the hottest Latin music stars including Mexican singer Cristian Castro , cuban singer Willy Chirino , Colombian songstress Fanny Lu and pianist and composer Arthur Hanlon . The live auction included exclusive items such as an...

HDNet World Report Investigates an Alarming String of Murders Committed by Iraq War Veterans

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HDNet's 'Dan Rather Reports' Investigates the Possibility of a Better Health Care System North of the Border

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Study Shows Hispanics Prefer Beer

...f all Hispanics, regardless if they were of Mexican-American, Puerto Rican, cuban American or South/Central American heritage. Of male Hispanic beer drinkers...nce we found was that wine was closely associated with binge drinking among cuban American and South/Central American women, more so than beer," Caetano said...

American Red Cross Sends Relief To Cuba

...nal Federation of Red Cross and Red Crescent Societies' regional disaster unit in Panama. More supplies will be transported as needed. Currently the cuban Red Cross is working in shelters, distributing food and delivering first aid. The American Red Cross contribution will support the International Feder...

Cuban Disaster Relief Donations Sought in the Wake of Hurricane Gustav

... donate money to provide urgent disaster relief to cuban victims of Hurricane Gustav, which is the worst st...C. As many as 90,000 homes were destroyed in the cuban province of Pinar del Rio, while 20,000 homes were...nAmericanRelief.org can make a difference for the cuban survivors of Hurricane Gustav," says Wachtenheim. ...

Researchers find disparities in depression among older Hispanics in US

...r in the U.S., suffer from major depression, compared to Mexican Americans, cuban Americans, and Hispanics from Central and South America. Only 2.8 percent o...mericans (46.7 percent of the older Hispanic population) and 2.5 percent of cuban Americans (13 percent) suffer from major depression. We found the preval...

Veterans Organizations Call for Lung Cancer Screening

...Naval Reserve Association Navy Seabee Veterans of America New Jersey Veterans Home at Paramus Non Commissioned Officers Association Society of cuban American Veterans Society of Hispanic Veterans The Forty & Eight United Spinal Association United States Coast Guard CPOA/CGEA United States...

When CIAs Poisoned Capsule for Castro Stuck to the Freezer!

...of the agency do make fascinating reading. And now cuban intelligence sources too add some icing to the cak...to be slipped into a chocolate milkshake, a former cuban intelligence chief said. But the capsule s...ana and Santos Trafficant, the head of the Mafia's cuban casino operations, to assassinate Castro. Giancana...

Gays and Lesbians can Obtain asylum in US on Grounds of Harassment and Abuse

...basis of sexual orientation has become far easier since 1994, when then-Attorney General Janet Reno ordered that a groundbreaking case involving a gay cuban refugee be viewed as a legal precedent, such asylum cases are still extremely difficult to win, according to lawyers in Washington and elsewhere. ...

Lobster Shells Have Great Healing and Antiseptic Properties

...ion of these compounds from polluting waste of the cuban fishing industry and it goes on to cover these pro...gical thread were produced in partnership with the cuban Superior Institute of Military Medicine 'Dr. Luis ...s were introduced and successfully used in several cuban hospitals. The study, however, was not lim...

Cuban Healthcare Delivers, Experts Say

...od as here, if not better," said Leonel Cordova, a cuban doctor who works as a emergency room physician at ... of the achievements of the revolution launched by cuban leader Fidel Castro in 1959, critics of the cuban government say health care and other social benefi...

Fidel Castro Appeals for Investment in Health Rather Than in Arms

... In a new reflection on the dangers currently gripping humanity, cuban President Fidel Castro called for governments of the world to invest in public health and not arms. The non-profit exercise of medicine is ca...

Cuba is Exporting Healthcare Now

... right in the neighborhood. The success of the cuban health care system is indeed stupendous. The recen...seases and health hazards before they get big, the cuban medical system can spend a little on prevention ra...erbal cures, or other complementary practices that cuban labs have found effective. And...

Cuba Computerizing Its Health System

... Academic Affairs, Medical Genetic Projects, Neurosciences, and Educational Software. The aim is to maintain quality health service free for the cuban people, increase exchange among experts and boost research-development projects. This was revealed at a trade exhibition "Informatica 2007" curr...

Fidel Castro's Condition Deteriorates After Surgery

... Madrid: The health of cuban leader Fidel Castro has deteriorated following a series of three failed operations, Spanish newspaper El Pais reported Tuesday.// Castro is in 'v...

Polio Back in Kenya: WHO

...adaab refugee camp in northeast Kenya. It is linked to a strain found in Somalia, which had reported outbreak of polio cases in 2005, according to the cuban news agency Prensa Latina. WHO spokesperson Fadela Chaib said the successful control of polio worldwide would depend on eradicating it in endemi...

Cuban Deaf-blind Children Regain Hearing

... Nearly 20 cuban deaf and blind children can hear now, thanks to the implant of an electronic device that has revolutionized the world of profound// neuro-sensorial au...

Quake-Hit Pakistan Receives 30 Field Hospitals From Cuba

... 'Two more field-medical facilities run by the cuban paramedics have been donated to the government of ...he field hospitals. The first group of 2,463 cuban medical personnel arrived in Pakistan a week after...rred to Cuba for treatment, local officials at the cuban field hospitals in the North-West Frontier Provinc...
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