Johnson & Johnson (J&J), top 10 pharma and medical devices giant has chosen Colombia as its hub for Latin America.
In Mexico, seven out of 10 deaths are associated with overweight and obesity. Amongst the Latin American countries, Mexico ranks first in childhood obesity.
The insufficiency of the federal funds for health services has made municipalities increasingly dependent on their own revenues to keep the units functioning.
The healthcare analytics market in 2016 was valued at USD7.39 billion and is expected to grow with a CAGR of 27% to reach USD24.55 billion by 2021.
A geriatric population suffering from multiple diseases is creating a shift in the home care market towards a more precision-based personal care model.
The Medical College of Chile and Chamber of Pharmaceutical Innovation of Chile (CIF) signed an agreement that establishes an ethical framework to eliminate potential conflicts of interest amongst [...]
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.
The global market for vascular stents was estimated at USD 12.21 billion in 2016 and is expected to reach USD 17.68 billion by 2021 growing at a CAGR of 7.7%.