Children in Central Cuba Saved from Blindness

retinopathy of prematurity Sancti SpiritusSince 2004 and to date, 24 children in the Cuban central province of Sancti Spiritus have been saved from blindness due to the laser treatment received at the Provincial Ophthalmological Center, which has slowed the progress of stage 3 retinopathy of prematurity, precedent to retinal detachment and therefore loss of vision.

Specialists in Cuban Central Province Fight Childhood Blindness

Sancti Spiritus Center for Retinitis Pigmentosa Seeks Light »


Meeting on the Future of Internet Governance Finishes in Brazil

Dilma Rouseff at Multisectorial Global meeting on the Future of the Cyberspace GovernanceRepresentatives from more than 80 countries and international organizations ends today details of a non-binding document that establishes lines of action to achieve global Internet governance. »


Argentina: Fidel Castro’s Latin Americanist Spirit Highlighted

Roundtable discussion "Fidel and the emancipation of Our America," (Photo: PL)The Latin Americanist, humanist and solidarity spirit sustained Fidel Castro’s work, panelists attending a forum dedicated to the historic leader of the Cuban Revolution, stressed in Argentina. »


Event Against Homophobia to be Held in Cuba

cuba-ILGALACThe VI Regional Conference ILGALAC in Varadero, Cuba honors the country’s progress in promoting respect for sexual orientation. »


Cuba Chairs World Health Assembly for the First Time

World Health OrganizationCuba will chair, for the first time, the World Health Assembly, the 67th edition of which will be held on May 19-24 in Geneva, announced an official of the Cuban Public Health Ministry (MINSAP). »


Cubanisms

The cucurucho de coco (coconut cone)


Cepeda on the NPB: I have a lot of Expectations

Frederich CepedaThe Cuban outfielder signed a contract with the Yomiuri Giants, from May to November. »


Sancti Spiritus, the Most Medieval of the First Cuban Villages

The ancient Cuban village readies to celebrate its 500th anniversary. »