Cuban singer-songwriter Pablo Milanés, the most romantic of all troubadours, dies in Madrid at the age of 79

Cuban singer-songwriter Pablo Milanés, the most romantic of all troubadours, dies in Madrid at the age of 79

Pablo Milanés, the most romantic of all troubadours, has died in Madrid at the age of 79, according to Cuban media reports. The singer-songwriter from Bayamo has been in our country since 2017 to receive cancer treatment in Cuba that was “nonexistent”, which forced him to settle in the Spanish capital. “It is with great … Read more

‘Superbugs’ kill more in one year than Covid in the entire pandemic

‘Superbugs’ kill more in one year than Covid in the entire pandemic

Bacterial infections are already the second leading cause of death worldwide. They are behind one in eight deaths. Only ischemic heart disease (narrowing of the heart’s arteries) outnumbered diseases caused by a group of 33 pathogens. In total, 7.7 million people died from them in 2019. Of all of them, half were due to the … Read more

A 49-year-old man dies after mistakenly transplanting a kidney suffering from cancer

A 49-year-old man dies after mistakenly transplanting a kidney suffering from cancer

A mistake in choosing a kidney for transplantation ended in life in London Parminder Singh Sidhu, 49 years old. The man underwent surgery in April 2021 to preserve the organ, which turned out to be cancerous. The doctors at that time did not realize that the kidney had a malignant tumor, from which the Briton … Read more

Radiation therapy does not improve survival at 30 years for breast cancer

Radiation therapy does not improve survival at 30 years for breast cancer

Radiation therapy after breast-conserving surgery, along with chemotherapy or tamoxifen to treat early-stage breast cancer, reduces the risk of the disease returning in the same breast within 10 years of diagnosis, but still hardly affects this risk from this time. It also does not improve overall survival at 30 years. Ian KuklerHonorary Professor of Clinical … Read more