Health care

How dangerous are overdue medications?

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.

31 August 2017, 09:00

The patient may contract the disease through an untreated stethoscope

Most patients have the opportunity to see how the doctor handles the arms before examining. But was the stethoscope treated after the previous patient?

01 August 2017, 09:00

Do I need to take an adult to avoid an epidemic?

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?

19 July 2017, 09:00

In Odessa, a rise in the incidence of measles

Polyclinics and medical institutions in Odessa confirm a sharp surge in the incidence of measles: infectious hospitals have already been treated for more than a hundred sick patients. About this information, and the chief doctor of the Odessa Hospital Svetlana Lavryukova.

23 May 2017, 09:00

What you need to know about the "Available Medications" program

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.

08 May 2017, 09:00

The health system in Ukraine is considered morally obsolete

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upon to contribute to the common welfare of the world population, estimated the Ukrainian health care system as morally outdated. 

21 April 2017, 09:00

In China, recorded the second wave of avian influenza in this season

In China, continues a large-scale epidemic of avian influenza, which this year killed nearly a hundred people.

20 February 2017, 11:00

WHO suggests using tests to self-identify HIV

In honor of World AIDS Day, WHO issued new recommendations on HIV self-identification.

16 December 2016, 09:00

What awaits medicine in the new year?

Medical reforms in Ukraine are designed for several years, but citizens can feel the first changes in the next year.

01 December 2016, 09:00

In Ukraine, will be introduced insurance medicine

From next year in Ukraine will be introduced insurance medicine - such a message was made by the Deputy Minister of Health Pavel Kovtoniuk.

29 November 2016, 09:00


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