They call for donating convalescent plasma

“In the hospital we are in great need of convalescent plasma donors, any person who has recovered from Covid-19 and wants to help another can approach the hospital,” said Luis Cubilla, head of the Blood Bank. The hours of operation are from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm, “they must present an ID and proof of […]

More than 8,000 new cases, while hospitalizations increase – News Now

Image: Edward Jenner on Pexels Image: Edward Jenner on Pexels The state continues to add dozens of deaths from the virus 12/28/2020 12:47 PM12/28/2020 12:51 PM (NOTICIAS YA) .- This Monday, the Florida Department of Health reported on the amount of 8, 057 new infections of coronavirus. In addition, this entity reported on 99 new […]

Chronic Disease Patients Facing the Pandemic – Sponsored Content

Although the coronavirus pandemic has made headlines in the media and absorbed medical efforts, it is important to remember that there are other diseases such as diabetes, overweight and obesity, which are still present, with important impacts in our country. That was the axis around which the virtual forum “Take control of your health” was […]

This is how the delay in treatment due to the pandemic affects cancer survival

An eight-week delay in breast cancer surgery would increase the risk of death by 17%, and a 12-week delay by 26%. The shadow of the pandemic it is elongated. Among its multiple sequelae, there is also how it has affected patients with other diseases, such as Cancer, who have seen how their diagnosis and treatment […]

Enrique Soto, the doctor “of a thousand patients” who died of coronavirus

Recognized cardiologist and with a political career in the Broad Front and the medical unionism, Dr. Enrique Soto, who weeks ago contracted coronavirus, died this Tuesday at 65 years of age. The man designated by colleagues as “a doctor who accompanied thousands of patients” and by politicians as “a person who did not ask for […]