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Remedy for menstrual colic has effect to treat schistosomiasis

With information from Camila Maciel, from Agência Brasil A widely used remedy for menstrual cramps - mefenamic acid (trade name Ponstan) - may be effective...

More than 16 million doses of the triple viral are distributed...

More than 16 million doses of the triple viral vaccine, which protects against measles, mumps and rubella, have been sent by the Ministry of...

REBRATS 1st Congress opens new registration batch

Registration is open for the First Congress of REBRATS - Brazilian Network for Health Technology Assessment - which will be held from October 1st...

08/16 – Research Seminar discusses industrial pollution and effects on student...

Theme: "PIECES Study: Industrial Pollution and Effects on School Behavior of Simões Filho. 2014-2018 " Speaker: José Antonio Menezes Filho - Faculty of Pharmacy / UFBA Coordination:...

Survey warns of alcohol consumption in the country

With information from Douglas Corrêa, from Agência Brasil The rate of alcohol consumption in Brazil is more alarming than the use of illicit substances, according...

August is breastfeeding incentive month

With information from Akemi Nitahara, from Agência Brasil More than 170 countries celebrate World Breastfeeding Week from 1 to 7 August. In Brazil, the month...

REBRATS 1st Congress submits works until 08/11

Del 1 al 4 de octubre de 2019, se realizará en Brasilia el Primer Congreso de REBRATS - Red Brasileña de Evaluación de Tecnología...

08/09 – Research Seminar discusses indigenous health care subsystem

Theme: "Differentiated care in the Indigenous Health Care Subsystem: building a critical diagnosis of the integration between medical systems in the indigenous territories of...

Abrasco launches contribution document to 16th National Health Conference

The Brazilian Association of Collective Health (Abrasco) officially launched the document “For the guarantee of the universal right to health in Brazil”, in contribution...

Leprosy risk 34 times higher for children in northern Brazil, warns...

Residents of the North and Midwest regions of Brazil are 5 to 8 times more likely to get leprosy. For children living in the...

Aedes Aegypti is present in 86% of the municipalities, says general...

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Rodrigo Said, general coordinator of Arboviroses by the Ministry of Health, discussed the "Epidemiological Scenario and Integrated Management of Arboviruses in Brazil", in a...