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December, 2018

  • 3 December

    On World AIDS Day, Syria still among countries with low ratio of HIV infections

    Damascus, SANA –Syria is still among countries with low ratio of Human immune-deficiency virus (HIV) infections, Assistant Health Minister Ahmad Khlifawi said, adding that “since 1987, a total of 961 HIV …

November, 2018

  • 24 November

    Russian medical team provides services to citizen in Talbiseh town in Homs

    Homs, SANA – A Russian medical team on Saturday provided medical services to hundreds of patients in the town of Tabliseh in the northern countryside of Homs province. Head of …

  • 9 November

    Let us run Marathon to support children with cancer kicks off in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA- Let us run for BASMA Marathon was launched on Friday from Damascus-based Sheraton Hotel in support of children with cancer. The marathon is organized by BASMA Association “Support …

  • 4 November

    Medical team at Damascus Hospital removes tumor for 47-year-old woman in delicate 9-hour surgery

    Damascus, SANA-A medical team at Damascus Hospital managed to successfully remove an extensive tumor from a woman in her forties in a delicate 9-hour surgery. Head of the team, neurosurgeon …

  • 4 November

    Syrian pharmacists chief: Syria exports medicine to 16 countries

    Damascus, SANA- Chief of Syrian Pharmacists Dr. Mahmoud Al-Hassan said Syria is currently exporting medicine to 16 countries, including Iraq. Al-Hassan said that the volume of the Syrian pharmaceutical exports …

  • 4 November

    Al-Hamadaniya Health Center in service again…New polio vaccination campaign launched in Aleppo

    Aleppo, SANA-Aleppo Health Directorate launched on Sunday a polio vaccination campaign in the health centers and via mobile teams which lasts until next Thursday, coinciding with putting al-Hamadaniya health center …

  • 3 November

    19th International Scientific Conference of the Syrian Dental Association kicks off in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA- With the participation of about 500 Arab doctors, the activities of the 19th International Scientific Conference of the Syrian Dental Association kicked off on Saturday at the Umayyad …

  • 2 November

    Awareness activity on osteoporosis at Tishreen Park in Damascus

    Damascus, SANA- An awareness activity was held at Tishreen Park in Damascus on Friday dedicated to raising awareness of the prevention, diagnosis and treatment of osteoporosis on the occasion of …

October, 2018

  • 28 October

    Thousands of women benefit from national campaign to raise awareness of breast cancer early detection

    Damascus, SANA- The national campaign to raise awareness of the early detection of breast cancer has reached thousands of women of different ages in Damascus Countryside through health centers, medical …

  • 22 October

    “Be Stronger than Cancer”: A walk in Qamishli to support early detection of breast cancer campaign

    Hasaka, SANA-Tens of citizens in Qamishli city participated in a walk to support the national campaign for early detection of breast cancer. The walk is held under the title of …