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    Costa Rica Has Three Years in a Row with a Downward Trend in Cases...

    The Chikungunya virus decreased its circulation in the country for the last three years. According to statistics from the Ministry of Health,...

    Deniers of the Pandemic are a “Minority that Expose Many People,” says The Minister...

    Health minister Daniel Salas, assured that Costa Rica has not yet had such a devastating impact from the COVID-19 thanks to compliance...
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    Ministry of Health authorizes that Bars, Canteens, and Taverns Temporarily Become Sodas and Restaurants

    They have been closed for almost six months, since the start of the COVID-19 Pandemic Bars, canteens, and taverns...

    Face shields will no Longer be Equivalent to the use of a Mask, According...

    The face shield will no longer replace the use of masks as of September 9th, when the...

    Modified Health Safety Measures that will come into effect at the National Level as...

    The Ministry of Health has just informed that starting August 31st and for nine consecutive days, (the so-called "transition"), in the cantons...

    Ministry of Health Proposes Options to Avoid Sponsorship of Alcoholic Beverages in Sporting Events

    On July 29th, the Government and Administration Commission of the Legislative Assembly endorsed Bill 21,663 on Sponsorship...

    Decree Modifying Vehicle Circulation Restrictions Was Published With Incorrect Data

    This past Monday 10th the decree that modifies the vehicle circulation restriction was published in the Official...
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    Juan Santamaría Airport Restarts International Commercial Flights

    Juan Santamaría International Airport (AIJS) is now opened for the return of commercial operations as of this...

    Complete Guidelines for the Application of Epidemiological Barrier throughout the Greater Metropolitan Areas (GAM)...

    Total vehicle restriction and total closure of non-essential establishments for five days, from Monday, July 13 to...

    Does “Beach Life Matters”?

    This morning, hundreds of people on the coasts of our country demonstrated peacefully

    ICT Presents New Roadmap for Tourism Industry Recovery

    Taking advantage of an unprecedented national advertising campaign and with actions aimed at reducing prices for the final consumer. In this way,...

    Costa Rica to Build First Plant to Manufacture Recycled Plastic Blocks

    Costa Rica will have its first plant in the country to building blocks from plastic waste, in such a way that they generate ecological construction systems

    Health Alert in Costa Rica for Counterfeit “Colgate” Toothpaste

    The Ministry of Health, through the Directorate of Regulation of Products of Health Interest, alerts the general population about the detection in...

    “Morning-After” Pill May Be Sold to Minors without Parental Consent

    The so-called “morning-after” pill, used as an emergency contraceptive, can be sold in pharmacies to minors without requiring the presence of a...

    Use of Herbicides in Public Places Triggers Alert for Health Affectation

    The Ministry of Health alerts the population for the serious affectation of health that can cause the use of herbicides registered as...

    Alert in Costa Rica: Cheap Liquor Has Killed 20 People

    Sitting on the sidewalk of Avenida 5 de San José, in the red zone of the capital of Costa Rica, Roberto Baca, says he...

    Plot of Yellow Almond Trees to Protect Endangered Green Macaw Is Sown in Sarapiquí

    At the ASADA de Horquetas of Sarapiquí, the Ministry of Health and the municipality set up a team to sow a complete plot of...

    Glyphosate Confronts Companies and Environmentalists

    The use of herbicides with glyphosate presents antagonistic positions. On the one hand, the marketing companies make a defense of the product; on the...

    Ministry of Health: Vaccine Against Papilloma in 10-Year-Old Girls Is Mandatory

    "The vaccine is mandatory, so, in conjunction with the National Board of Children (PANI) and in collaboration with the Public Force, the State will...

    Costa Rican Company Manages Permission to Market Medicinal Cannabis Products

    The company Vertical CR processes, before the Ministry of Health, the permission to be able to commercialize medicinal cannabis products in the...

    Ministry of Health Approves Sanitary Registry of the “Morning After Pill”

    After reviewing the documents submitted by the pharmaceutical company Richter PLC Geodon, the Ministry of Health approved the drug registration Levonorgestrel, popularly...

    Inciensa Confirms 2 New Imported Cases of Measles for Children of American Origin

    The results of the Costa Rican Institute of Research and Education in Nutrition and Health (Inciensa) confirmed on Thursday that 2 minors,...

    Costa Ricans Consume Almost Double Salt of What They Should

    Costa Rica almost doubles the amount of salt that, according to the World Health Organization (WHO), should be consumed, a situation that is worrying...

    Government Warns about Online Purchase

    The online purchase of medicines, cosmetics, natural products, plants or living things will bring you more problems than benefits, as they are products that...

    Colombia gives first medicinal cannabis license

    Colombia granted the first license to produce derivatives of cannabis for medicinal purposes in the country to a company based in Canada, reported the...

    80% of indigenous zika cases concentrated in Puntarenas

    Eight of the ten zika cases that have appeared in the country are concentrated in the province of Puntarenas. Of the eleven cantons that form...

    Costa Rica to register first vaccine to prevent dengue

    On Tuesday the Ministry of Health gave its endorsement for the country to administer its first vaccine for preventing dengue, confirmed Minister Fernando Llorca. Dengvaxia is...

    Viva la Fiesta! Permits for the Puntarenas Carnaval This Weekend Were Finally Approved

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Finally at noon today, the Playa Association of Puntarenas, Asoplaya, received the necessary endorsements from the Ministry of...

    Costa Rican Housewives are the Most Susceptible to Chikungunya

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - According to the Ministry of Health, Costa Rican housewives are the part of the population most affected by...

    Costa Rica Dengue Cases Decreased 78% in 2014; Ministry of Health Encourages Citizens to...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The Costa Rica Ministry of Health is asking the public to continue to increase their preventive measures in...

    Ministry of Health Dishes the Good, the Bad, and the Fined During the Zapote...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Today marks the end of the Zapote holiday festivities.  While the event was mostly enjoyed by thousands of...

    Chikungunya Virus Under Control in Chomes But New Cases are Popping Up in Surrounding...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – The chikungunya virus has been declared under control in the community of Chomes de Puntarenas, but the virus...

    The Zapote Holiday Party has been Shut Down in 5 Bars Due to Noise...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Five bars that are part of the popular Zapote festivities have been temporarily closed due to noise violations. The...

    Want to Quit Smoking? New Texting Program Has Already Helped 300 Costa Ricans Kick...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The Ministry of Health has implemented a new system to help people quit smoking through the use of...

    Let the Festivities Begin! The 10 Day Zapote Festival Permitting is Cleared and Ready...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The organizers of the Zapote New Year’s festival have secured all health permits and required paperwork to kick...

    The Female Condom is Gaining Popularity in Costa Rica and Will be Available Nationwide...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The Costa Rican Social Security Fund (CCSS) has confirmed that female condoms will now be available to policyholders...

    Nicaraguan Sex Worker Organization Celebrates Seven Years of Women’s Rights Accomplishments

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - The Association of Nicaraguan Working Women in the Sex Industry (Nicaragua RedTraSex) today celebrated seven years of fighting...

    Check Your Household Cleaners; Panama Just Banned the Use of Nonylphenol Due to Health...

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) - Health authorities in Panama have banned the use and sale of any cleaning product containing the substance nonylphenol,...

    It’s Mustache Season! Ticos Unite for Prostate Cancer Awareness in ‘Movember’

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – If October is the month of the rose as a symbol against breast cancer, in November it’s growing a...

    Experimental Dengue Vaccine Could Be Available in Costa Rica by 2015

    The Costa Rica News (TCRN) – Costa Rica has developed a vaccine against dengue which is currently undergoing comprehensive studies. According to the National Immunization...
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