Information about the final date of use of medicines always means one thing: if the drug is overdue, then it must be discarded. But the American specialists drew attention to the fact that many of the overdue medicines continue to operate even after the expiration date.
Most patients have the opportunity to see how the doctor handles the arms before examining. But was the stethoscope treated after the previous patient?
When it comes to confronting the epidemic, everyone is telling about the need for child vaccination. But how to be an adult? Do they need to be vaccinated, when and from what?
Polyclinics and medical institutions in Odessa confirm a sharp surge in the incidence of measles: infectious hospitals have accepted for treatment already more than a hundred sick patients. About this information, and the chief doctor of the Odessa Hospital Svetlana Lavryukova.
Since April of this year, Ukrainians can receive some medicines free of charge, or with a symbolic surcharge: the social program "Available medicines" has been launched in the country.
The experts of the World Bank, an organization that is called upon to contribute to the common welfare of the world population, estimated the Ukrainian health care system as morally outdated.
In China, continues a large-scale epidemic of avian influenza, which this year killed nearly a hundred people.
In honor of World AIDS Day, WHO issued new recommendations on HIV self-identification.
Medical reforms in Ukraine are designed for several years, but citizens can feel the first changes in the next year.
From next year in Ukraine will be introduced insurance medicine - such a message was made by the Deputy Minister of Health Pavel Kovtoniuk.