As part of the progress of Mexico´s National Strategy
for the Prevention and Control of Overweight, Obesity and Diabetes, mortality
reduced by 1.10 percent in diabetes and cardiovascular disease 2.57 percent,
preventing the deaths of nearly 500 people.
Was impulse and promoted across the country the “100
percent Smoke Free Snuff places”, with the program Drive without Alcohol, and
combating substance abuse was promoted through cooperation agreements between
Mexico´s National Commission Against Addictions and various states.
Started its functions the Mexican Observatory of
non-communicable diseases (OMENT), where programs are assessed to meet these
conditions, in order to strengthen or improve those strategies.
The Popular Insurance included the coverage of the
Turner Syndrome, achieving that children with this condition receive free the
comprehensive treatment they need to have a better quality of life.
The coverage of “Prospera” program extended to three
The first imported case of Zika virus detected in
Mexico´s Government increased vigilance on illegal
beauty clinics to protect the health of the population. From the beginning of
the administration to the first two months, were suspended the medical services
of 65 clinics.
Quality certificates granted to 76 hospitals, so that
the quality of the services offered guarantees.
The Popular Insurance launched standardized
development and early learning program for child, through which motor
disorders, language, social and cognitive adaptation are detected.
Comprehensive Care Model "Women's Health"
was presented, to reduce infant and maternal mortality with non-communicable
diseases such as cancer, diabetes, hypertension, cardiovascular and
Guide medical practice for the prevention and
diagnosis of Ebola virus appeared.
About 80 million of safe and effective vaccines were
They left the air 26 000 spots for drinks and food
with high sugar content.
General law for the care and protection of people with
autism condition was enacted.
The Ministry of Health announced a national strategy
to expedite access to thousands of patients with controlled pain medications
Mexico achieved a reduction of maternal mortality in
2013, 9.7 percent compared to 2012.
The Ministry of Health launched the new front labeling
for food and non-alcoholic beverages prepackaged.
Was introduced the clinical practice guidelines for
the care of the infection of Chikungunya virus.
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