Cases of ‘black urine disease’ advance in five states

The largest number of notifications is in Amazonas, where a task force analyzes blood and serum samples, as well as river water Katna Baran At least five Brazilian states are investigating possible cases of Haff syndrome, known as “black urine disease”, due to one of the symptoms of the disease. The problem is caused by … Read more

About BRL 290 million of the SUS’s annual expenditure stems from physical inactivity, says study by UFF – Notícias

15/09/2021 – 12:17 A study by the Fluminense Federal University (UFF) estimates that, in 2019, non-communicable chronic diseases caused a cost of about R$ 1.68 billion in hospitalizations in the Unified Health System (SUS) and, of this total, R$ 290 million would be resulting from physical inactivity. These diseases – which include breast cancer, diabetes, … Read more

know how to solve difficulty sleeping

Insomnia and Anxiety: Know How to Fight Photo: Shutterstock / Health in Day In the midst of a month of mental health awareness, talking openly about topics such as anxiety and insomnia should be a habit revisited not only during Yellow September, but also on the other 365 days of the year. As they are … Read more

CNS recommends that Health maintain vaccination for adolescents

The CNS (National Health Council) today recommended the Ministry of Health to maintain the vaccination of adolescents aged 12 to 17 in the PNI (National Immunization Plan) against covid-19. The CNS is a collegiate and permanent body of the SUS (Unified Health System), part of the organizational structure of the Ministry of Health. . The … Read more

Pandemic restrictions may increase the risk of eating disorders – 18/09/2021

Limitations imposed by covid-19, such as closing schools, canceling leisure and sports activities and distancing family and friends, were identified as risk factors for the development of eating disorders, especially among adolescents and young adults. The finding is from researchers at the School of Medicine at the University of Michigan, in the United States. They … Read more

Anvisa approves baricitinib indication for Covid-19 – GAZ – News from Santa Cruz do Sul and Region

The National Health Surveillance Agency (Anvisa) reported on Friday night that it approved the indication of the drug baricitinib for the treatment of hospitalized patients with covid-19. The use of the drug is authorized for hospitalized adult patients who need oxygen through a mask or nasal catheter, or who need high oxygen flow or non-invasive … Read more