Tarcísio sanctions medical marijuana law in the SUS in SP – 01/31/2023 – Equilíbrio e Saúde

The governor Tarcisio de Freitas (Republicans) sanctioned this Tuesday night (31) the law that provides for the distribution of products based on cannabidiol (CBD), a substance derived from Cannabis, in the SUS (Unified Health System) in São Paulo. A law was approved in Alesp (São Paulo Legislative Assembly) in December 2022, after three years of … Read more

What is endive used for? The 5 main benefits of this green leaf

Endive is a common vegetable found in most supermarkets across the country. Unfortunately, it can be a little daunting because most people aren’t quite sure how to use it and instead opt for more familiar leafy greens like arugula, romaine, or spinach. However, getting out of your comfort zone and trying this tasty vegetable can … Read more

Yanomami care center becomes an improvised hospital – 01/25/2023 – Daily life

On a first day of work, professionals from the SUS National Force faced with serious cases of health Yanomami patients that are at Casai (House of Indigenous Health) in Boa Vista (RR), especially pneumonia, diarrhea and respiratory failure in children, exacerbated by malnutrition. The Casai Yanomami, which was supposed to be a space for indigenous … Read more

It’s not a good idea to change the inflation target – 01/25/2023 – Solange Srour

Amid expectations that inflation will remain above the top of the target for the third consecutive year and that monetary policy will remain restrictive, the debate on raising the target returns. The justification is that, with real interest rates close to 6% or 8% (depending on the metric), it will be very difficult to avoid … Read more

What Leaf Boiled Water to Lower Cholesterol? Including Moringa, Here Are 6 Types

Jakarta – High cholesterol triggers diseases such as stroke or heart disease which can cause death. One way to lower cholesterol is to drink boiled water from certain leaves. Cholesterol is divided into two types. There are low-density lipoprotein (LDL) and high-density lipoprotein (HDL). LDL cholesterol is known as the ‘bad’ cholesterol which resides in … Read more

Aedes aegypti: Brazil has a record number of deaths from dengue – 01/12/2023 – Equilíbrio e Saúde

In 2022, Brazil recorded the highest number of deaths from dengue of your story. There were 1,016 deaths from the disease, according to the latest epidemiological bulletin from the Secretariat for Health and Environment Surveillance. Another 109 cases are under investigation. Among the states, Sao Paulo was the one that recorded the highest number of … Read more

Severe Covid patients have more post-traumatic stress – 01/11/2023 – Equilibrium and Health

One year after hospital discharge, survivors of the severe form of Covid-19who needed mechanical ventilation, have twice the prevalence of post-traumatic stress symptoms, more difficulties returning to work and other disabilities than those who had less severe forms of the disease. The results are from a study published last week in a scientific journal of … Read more

Legal abortion and transsexualization cannot be taboos in the SUS, says new secretary – 01/06/2023 – Equilíbrio e Saúde

New national secretary of Primary Health Care, physician Nésio Fernandes, 40, says that the Ministry of Health needs to resume the “civilizing agenda” and decentralize in the SUS (Unified Health System) the services of legal abortion and the process of transsexualization, themes fought by Bolsonarist militancy. “The law already says that any maternity hospital can … Read more

Legal abortion and transsexualization cannot be taboos in the SUS, says new secretary – 01/06/2023 – Equilíbrio e Saúde

New national secretary of Primary Health Care, physician Nésio Fernandes, 40, says that the Ministry of Health needs to resume the “civilizing agenda” and decentralize in the SUS (Unified Health System) the services of legal abortion and the process of transsexualization, themes fought by Bolsonarist militancy. “The law already says that any maternity hospital can … Read more

Family doctors at SUS: deficit ranges from 45 thousand to 65 thousand – 01/06/2023 – Equilíbrio e Saúde

The primary care area will need a special look from the management Luiz Inácio Lula da Silva (PT)according to the president of the Brazilian Society of Family and Community Medicine, Zeliete Linhares Leite Zambon. According to her, there is a lack of professionals, career incentives and investments. In the expert’s opinion, for good health management, … Read more