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Ministry orders closure of Xtra supermarket in Ojo de Agua

The Ministry of Health today ordered the temporary closure of the Xtra supermarket in Ojo de Agua, San Miguelito.The closure - which went into effect this afternoon - was ordered due to a failure ...

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Crisis declared at Santo Tomás Hospital

The Association of Medical Specialists at Santo Tomás Hospital have declared that it is in a state of "institutional crisis" due to a lack of basic medicines and equipment.Spokesman Jorge ...

HEALTH /
Rogue plastic surgeon remains at large

Health Minister Francisco Javier Terrientes reported that the plastic surgeon performing unauthorized procedures in Herrera and Los Santos is still at large.The ministry has conducted raids at a ...

HEALTH /
Investigation begins into plastic surgery

The regional department of the Ministry of Health in Herrera began an investigation Monday into a plastic surgeon who is working in Chitré.Regional Health Director Alcibiades Domínguez clarified ...

HEALTH /
Ministry investigates questionable surgeries

New allegations have arisen of foreign doctors illegally performing surgery in Panama, a situation that has prompted an investigation of the Ministry of Health.The allegations have surfaced after ...

HEALTH /
Grimaldo Córdoba admits to not having a medical degree

Former Health Promotion Director Grimaldo Córdoba admitted today in an interview with Radio Panama that he does not have a medical degree.Córdoba resigned after the Public Health Technical Council ...

HEALTH /
Official resigns in midst of investigation

Grimaldo Cordoba, who was appointed director of Health Promotion last July, presented his resignation today amidst an investigation into allegations he falsified his credentials.The resignation ...

HEALTH /
Ministry issues measles alert

The Ministry of Health today issued an alert to the people going to Disney theme parks in the United States to be sure to get a measles vaccine.This is due to the outbreak of the disease which has ...

CONSUMER AFFAIRS /
Patients complaining about rising costs of eye medicines

Retirees and patients with ophthalmologic problems are reporting that their medicines are increasing in price every month.Retiree Manuel Madrid, 74, suffers from glaucoma and requires eye drops ...

HEALTH /
Warnings issued over three drugs

The National Center of Drug Surveillance of the Ministry of Health has issued warnings about three drugs, valproic acid, isotretinoin and pioglitazone.The warnings were issued based on information ...

HEALTH /
Cost of City Hospital project spirals out of control

Social Security will have to spend $500 million to finish and equip the City Hospital project, pushing the total cost to twice the projected amount.There are also doubts that the agency has the ...

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