Dr. Irianna Ramad, Cuban doctor in Brazil

    Brazil Moves to Emulate the US and Dismantle Its Universal Healthcare System

    Since 1988, the newly established Brazilian constitution has affirmed access to public healthcare as ...

    SUS, Unified Health System

    In Brazil Health Care Is Universal: 10% Like It, 61% Call It Bad or Terrible

    Brazilians have a public health system called SUS (Unified Health System). It is a ...

    Line to see a doctor in Brazil

    Brazil to Adopt US Model of Home Care to Deal with Hospitalization Demand

    Brazilian president Dilma Rousseff announced that Brazil will use the experience of home care ...

    Syrian Lebanese hospital in Brazil

    Brazil’s Unified Healthcare System Invests in Care for Serious Diseases

    Brazil's ministry of Health and the Syrian-Lebanese Hospital established a partnership to train healthcare ...

    Surgery

    Sex Change Is Human Right in Brazil and Can Be Made for Free

    Sex-change operations can now be made for free in Brazil, courtesy of the Brazilian ...

    Brazil Drafts National Health System to Help Fight Child Labor

    Starting today, the fight against child labor will count on the assistance of workers ...

    Brazil, a World Leader in Transplant

    Brazil has the world’s largest public system of organ transplants. By the end of ...

    Brazil Says It’s Ready and Willing to Break AIDS Drugs Patents

    According to Pedro Chequer, the coordinator of Brazil’s Sexually Transmitted Disease/Aids program, the country ...

    Brazil’s Plans to Help Those Without Health Insurance

    Brazil’s Ministry of Health plans to expand four programs designed to improve care for ...