President Raúl Castro presided over in Havanal the military ceremony and political event on occasion of the 55th anniversary of the Granma Naval Academy, upon which he bestowed the Antonio Maceo Award, as reported by national television.
A lot of us think that we should visit the dentist every six months – even if it's not what we do in practice. Whether those biannual check-ups are really necessary is, however, a matter of debate. In fact, it's not even clear where the six-month figure initially came from. Some believe it dates back to the 18th Century, long before the advent of randomised controlled trials that could test its benefits.