United Nations, Nov 15 (Prensa Latina) More than 45,000 children have been released from detention and safely returned to family or an appropriate alternative since the start of the Covid-19 pandemic, according to new data released by the UN Children's Fund (UNICEF).
Geneva, nov 12 (Prensa Latina) Pneumonia is the leading cause of infectious death in children and caused 22 percent of the deaths in the age group between one to five year-old in 2019, it was revealed today.
Havana, Oct 28 (Prensa Latina) Cuban President Miguel Díaz-Canel Bermúdez today highlighted the authorization of emergency use of the anti-Covid-19 Abdala vaccine in children from two to 11 years old approved by the national regulatory entity.
Havana, Oct 26 (Prensa Latina) The head of the vaccination program at the Health Ministry, Lena Lopez, reported on Tuesday that 1,808,312 Cuban children, accounting for 95 percent, have received the first dose of a Covid-19 vaccine.
Havana, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) No child has died from Covid-19 in Cuba in the last month, and no newborn baby has died from this disease since the outbreak of the pandemic, the Ministry of Public Health reported on Friday.
Caracas, Oct 22 (Prensa Latina) Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro on Friday called on the population to comply with health measures to prevent the spread of Covid-19 in view of the beginning of face-to-face classes on Monday.