On October 19 the World Health Organization celebrates the International Day against breast cancer with the aim of raising awareness and promoting woman´s access to timely and effective controls, diagnoses and treatments.
Army General Raul Castro, the first secretary of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of Cuba and president of the country, Miguel Diaz-Canel Bermudez, and other Cuban authorities congratulated women on the 61st anniversary of the founding of the Federation of Cuban Women.
Convened by the National Institute of Sports, Physical Education and Recreation (Inder) and the Federation of Cuban Women (FMC), the virtual race for the 61st Anniversary of that organization will be held on Aug 23, throughout the country
The vaccination of pregnant women in their second and third pregnancy quarters and nursing mothers kicked off Thursday 29, said senior researcher with the Cuban Abdala vaccine Marbelis Bordonado.
Some of the most efficient responses in the world to the COVID-19 pandemic are led by women, an achievement highlighted by the UN while advocating for them to have greater presence in power structures.