The insufficiency of the federal funds for health services has made municipalities increasingly dependent on their own revenues to keep the units functioning.
The government of Cuba has suspended the travel of 710 professionals to Brazil trained to work in the Mais Médicos Program. The Cuban government decided this after observing a large number of [...]
The large number of Venezuelan population is migrating to Brazil due to the political and economic crisis in Venezuela. This has impacted the healthcare system of the border states in Brazil, Roraima.
Obesity is increasing at a high pace with one in every five Brazilians obese. More than half the population is overweight.
The Ministry of Health (MoH) launched a national plan to reduce the incidence and eradicate tuberculosis in the country.