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  • Surgery to address Cervical Cancer, Can Also Preserve Fertility

    Health Mexico|Aug 4, 2016

    • In Mexico, the National Institute of Cancerology is the only institute that applies this technique • Cervical cancer can occur anytime after 19 years old Cervical cancer is a cancer arising from the cervix. It is due to the abnormal growth of cells that have the ability to invade or spread to other parts of the body. Early on, typically no symptoms are seen. Later symptoms may include abnormal vaginal bleeding, pelvic pain, or pain during sexual intercourse. While bleeding after sex may not...

  • Neurological Disorders Could Be the Cause of Childhood Obesity

    Health Mexico|Jul 31, 2016

    • Mexico´s Children's Hospital "Federico Gomez" presents the first research progress about problems of development from the brain function perspective • This alteration in neuronal ducts can be treated with medication and psychotherapy A study by researchers at Mexico´s Children's Hospital "Federico Gomez" (HIMFG by its initials in Spanish) announced that there are neurological disorders that may predispose to children to develop obesity, sleep disorders, short stature or atten...

  • Mexico Ministry of Health Outlines Steps to Fight Zika Virus

    Health Mexico|Jun 12, 2016

    · Pablo Kuri Morales, Mexico's Undersecretary of Health Prevention and Promotion, said that there have confirmed 272 cases in his country · He stressed that strict monitoring of pregnant women, infected with the virus, will remain until their babies' birth Before the next rainy season in Mexico, the Health Ministry of this country, will intensify actions to control mosquito Aedes aegypti, trasmissor vector of the zika, chikungunya and dengue virus, said Mexico's Undersecretary of Health P...

  • Mexico Reports 222 Cases of Zika Virus Infection as of June 1, 2016

    Health Mexico|Jun 11, 2016

    There is obviously a lot of rear and trepidation in the United States about the progress of Zika Virus. Spread primarily by mosquitos (but also by humans through sexual and other contact), the disease causes some pregnant women to deliver infants with Microcephaly. The US has more screeen doors and windows, and also less standing water than some Latin American countries, which may make it less vulnerable to the Zika virus. Here is the report from Health Mexico: • In the last report, 222 cases w...

  • Arm Transplants Performed by Mexican Doctors: Would you Give Your Right Arm?

    Health Mexico|Jun 10, 2016

    Mexico´s National Institute of Medical Sciences and Nutrition "Salvador Zubiran" (INCMNSZ by its initials in Spanish) of the Health Ministry, is the only medical unit in Latin America to perform two successful upper limb transplants. Because of its high complexity, require the participation of a health professionals multidisciplinary team, from more than 15 specialities. At a press conference, was reported that Mexico is one of the 19 countries where it has been conducted the bilateral...

  • Mexican Health Minister Robles Addresses United Nations HIV/AIDS Conference

    Health Mexico|Jun 9, 2016

    • Representing Mexico, the Minister of Health participated in the High Level United Nations Meeting on HIV / AIDS 2016 • He was one of 17 speakers of the Assembly, which is attended by representatives of about 130 countries The Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is not a problem in some regions of the world, it is a matter of all countries and demands to build inclusive societies where people have the same rights, said the Mexico´s Health Minister, Jose Narro Robles in the High-Level United Nati...