BCG Day and the importance of childhood vaccinations

BCG Day and the importance of childhood vaccinations

On July 1, BCG (Bacille Calmette-Guérin) vaccine day is celebrated. This date marks the creation of the immunizing agent used in the prevention of serious forms of tuberculosis, such as tuberculous meningitis and miliary tuberculosis, thus having an impact on the reduction of infant mortality due to the disease. According to data from the World … Read more

BREAST CANCER: DF registers 5,000 mammograms from January to April in 2022

BREAST CANCER: DF registers 5,000 mammograms from January to April in 2022

Dreaded by many women, breast cancer can be prevented and treated with great chances of success if detected early and treated. SUS offers comprehensive care, including preventive actions, clinical breast examination, screening mammography and diagnostic investigation examinations, as well as treatment and rehabilitation. O Ministry of Health recommends that women aged 50 to 69 have … Read more

NVIDIA DLSS more than doubles gaming performance

NVIDIA DLSS more than doubles gaming performance

thanks to the new GeForce Game Ready Driver for F1®22, GeForce gamers are “ready to play” with the latest installment in Codemasters’ beloved F1® series, released today in Early Access. The F1®22 supports several technologies such as: Ray Tracing and NVIDIA DLSSwhich offers more than 2 times more performance optimization. Photo: nVidia With performance more … Read more

Human violence kills more monkeys than yellow fever – News

Human violence kills more monkeys than yellow fever – News

“I have never seen a massacre of such magnitude. What kills most monkeys in Rio de Janeiro is definitely not yellow fever, but violence,” says Undersecretary for Sanitary Surveillance and Zoonoses Control of Rio de Janeiro, Márcia Rolim . Last year, of the 602 animals slaughtered, 42% were killed by the population. This year, of … Read more

Find out where to get vaccinated against Covid-19 this Thursday in Santa Cruz – GAZ

Find out where to get vaccinated against Covid-19 this Thursday in Santa Cruz – GAZ

The vaccination campaign against Covid-19 will continue this Thursday 30. Vaccinations will be distributed in several health facilities. For all audiences, the application will be on demand. In ESF Rauber, Dr Pedro Eggler, Alto Paredão, Boa Vista and Pinheiral, however, it will be necessary to program the service. In the case of children, the parents … Read more

CERVICAL CANCER: In Paraná, 91,000 women had a Pap test from January to April 2022

CERVICAL CANCER: In Paraná, 91,000 women had a Pap test from January to April 2022

In the first four months of 2022, 91,000 women in the state of Paraná performed Pap smear collection in units of the Unified Health System (SUS). These exams are used for the early detection of cervical cancer, a silent and treatable disease, if caught early. Bringing more women to early screening for cervical cancer is … Read more

With only one kidney, a resident suffers from a lack of medication in S.Bernardo – 06/30/2022

With only one kidney, a resident suffers from a lack of medication in S.Bernardo – 06/30/2022

The kidneys are fundamental parts of the body, eliminating toxins, maintaining the body’s fluid balance and working as hormone producers. However, it has been 22 years since Delmara Macedo de Souza, 41, had just one, transplanted from her own father, who donated the organ after his daughter had problems due to advancement lupus, an autoimmune … Read more