Últimas notícias adolescents

Chegada de 59.800 doses da vacina CoronaVac (17.03.2021)
Foto: Breno Esaki/Agência Saúde DF
Health

Brazil drug regulator allows CoronaVac for kids aged 6–17

The decision was unanimous. In all, five directors voted for the authorization.The dose was banned for immunosuppressed children and adolescents.

Vacinação de crianças contra a covid-19  na UBS 5 de Taguatinga Sul
Justice

Over 57 thousand kids said to have taken wrong COVID-19 shot in Brazil

The figures can be found in a report submitted Tuesday (Jan. 18) to Supreme Court Justice Ricardo Lewandowski by Brazil’s Attorney-General Bruno Bianco.

O secretário municipal de Saúde do Rio, Daniel Soranz aplica a primeira dose da vacina contra Covid-19 em crianças, no Rio de Janeiro
Health

COVID-19: Over 80% of parents plan to vaccinate kids

A study by the Oswaldo Cruz Foundation (Fiocruz), reveals that the main reasons behind vaccine hesitancy were fear of adverse effects and alleged long-term effects.

Rio de Janeiro -  O Inca e o Ministério da Saúde inauguram, no Hospital do Câncer II, o primeiro Centro de Diagnóstico do Câncer de Próstata da rede pública do Rio de Janeiro (Tânia Rêgo/Agência Brasil)
Health

Cancer now among top causes of death among kids in Brazil

The three most common types of cancer among children and young people are leukemia, tumors in the central nervous system, and lymphomas.

Gestores, professores, estudantes, terapeutas e demais interessados visitaram hoje a Escola Gesner Teixeira, estabelecimento foi premiado por oferecer Práticas Integrativas em Saúde como estratégia institucional para prevenção ao suicídio.
Education

Brazilian public school works to prevent depression, self-injury

Sarah de Aguiar was 13 years old when she started to cut herself. She would have continued to inflict injuries on herself had she not been interrupted by her mother, Weslayne de Aguiar. After promising never to do it again, Sarah asked for help in her school.