News Armenia Allocates AMD 25 Million for HIV Anti-Retroviral Drugs
11:26 | October 10, 2018
The Armenian government today allocated AMD 25 million ($51,500) to obtain anti-retroviral drugs to
treat HIV patients.
Interviews Child Oncologist Gevorg Tamamyan: Armenia’s Cancer Budget is a Mere 1% of Overall State Health
19:04 | September 27, 2018
Cancer is a very expensive disease, which is a serious problem for families all over the world, including
Articles French Osteopaths Return to Gyumri Every Year: “Armenia needs an osteopathic center”
14:40 | September 13, 2018
The visits of the French osteopathsare highly appreciated in the Gyumri Medical Center. Hasmik
Petrosyan says that they have patients who applied to the osteopaths in 2014, had a positive outcome,
and every year they wait for the French specialists to visit again.
News China Donates Emergency Resuscitation Vehicles to Armenia
12:09 | August 30, 2018
The Armenian government today approved the receipt of 65 emergency resuscitation vehicles and
related equipment provided by China at no charge.
News Minister Says Government to Increase State Aid to Families Having a Second Child
17:47 | August 22, 2018
Tandilyan said that such a proposal was met with skepticism by some, but that the government believes
that having a second child is of strategic importance in improving Armenia’s demographic state of
Articles Health Resort Owned by Serzh Sargsyan's Brother Received AMD 400 Million in State Contracts
03:27 | August 10, 2018
Over the past three years, Armenia’s Ministry of Health has allocated some AMD 400 million
($830,000) in business contracts to a company owned by Aleksandr Sargsyan, the brother of former
Armenian president Serzh Sargsyan.
News Health Ministry to Bathers: Stay Away From Lake Sevan Algae Blooms
11:59 | July 25, 2018
Armenia’s Ministry of Health is advising bathers to stay away from possibly toxic blue-green algae
blooms (Cyanobacteria) that have appeared in spots along Lake Sevan’s shorelines.
News Armenian Government Will Ensure Health Insurance for Those in Need
17:44 | July 16, 2018
He stressed the need to better monitor the allocation of state funds to the health sector, so as to raise their
effectiveness, and to iron out continuing problems in the insurance market.
News Golden Staph Bacterium Found in Food Consumed by Eurnekian Company Field Workers
14:57 | June 14, 2018
Armenia’s Investigative Committee (IC) reports that it has launched a criminal case regarding last
month’s food poisoning of eighty employees of Hayastani Hogher (Lands of Armenia), a company
owned by Argentine-Armenian businessman Eduardo Eurnekian.
News Court Releases Sasna Defendant Aram Hakobyan from Detention
14:20 | June 8, 2018
Hakobyan’s lawyer, Tigran Yegoryan, claimed that his client had serious health issues that didn’t allow
him to be jailed while the trial continues.
Articles Armenia’s State Food Safety Service Infringements: Security Certificates to Hazardous Goods
19:09 | May 29, 2018
SFSS violations indicates that there are cases when hazardous products are sent to a second
examination, where dangerous products are recognized as safe.
Articles Salmonella-Tainted Poultry Enters Armenian Market Instead of Being Destroyed
11:29 | May 19, 2018
Armenia’s State Food Safety Service: Violating Food Safety Norms Instead of Enforcing Them
News Newly Appointed Minister of Health Torosyan Apologizes to Citizens Re: Vaccines
11:24 | May 14, 2018
After the recent appointment of Minister of Health Arsen Torosyan, many citizens complained since
Torosyan was known on Facebook for his harsh comments and statements, concerning mostly the need
News Yerevan Update: Mass Peaceful Protests Resume (Live)
12:16 | April 25, 2018
Protesters led by Nikol Pashinyan have blocked the traffic on Melik-Adamyan Street, where police
forces are concentrated in front of the Central Office of the Republican Party of Armenia.
News Yerevan: Man Dies After Fainting at Public Rally
22:16 | April 23, 2018
The unidentified man was rushed to a local hospital. Sadly, physicians were unable to save him.
News Yerevan Protests: Injured Architect Recuperating After Foot Surgery
22:28 | April 16, 2018
Momik Vardanyan told Hetq that Grigoryan is recuperating from foot surgery at Yerevan’s Armenia
News Yerevan: Medical Treatment Continues for 31 Injured in Today's Protests
20:15 | April 16, 2018
Acting Minister of Health Levon Altounyan visited the Surb Grigor Lusavorich Medical Center and
inquired about the treatment being provided to the injured.
Articles Contaminated Food Caused 50-60% of Intestinal Infections in Armenia
17:05 | March 19, 2018
50-60% of infectious intestinal cases in 2016-2017 and January of this year were food-related. The main
culprit is coming into contact with sick animals or consuming tainted dairy products.
News Vayots Dzor to Get New Hospital
10:55 | March 17, 2018
Armenia’s Ministry of Health reports that plans are underway to build a new hospital in Vayotz Dzor
Province and that Minister of Health Levon Altunyan has already met with local physicians in the town
Articles Hrazdan’s “Modernized” Medical Center: People Still Flock to Yerevan for Treatment
17:30 | March 7, 2018
It was the World Bank that financed the modernization of Hrazdan Medical Center, comprised of a hospital, polyclinic and maternity ward. All four buildings were renovated and outfitted with $800,000 worth of equipment and furnishings.