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January 21, 2020

Ministry of Health monitors international alerts regarding coronavirus

The virus, which has seemingly originated in central China has now spread to at least 3 other countries, and is being transmitted through human to human [...]
December 31, 2019

“Men dying the most from sickness but less likely to visit the doctor” says Ministry of Health

The statistics, released yesterday, showed that heart disease, diabetes, and cancers were the three leading causes of death in Belize for 2018 and that men were [...]
December 30, 2019

Cancer warrior Ian Skeen needs your help to stay in the fight

Ian Skeen, who was recently diagnosed with Stage 3 cancer has found himself in the middle of those battles and is in need of your support [...]
November 29, 2019

National AIDS Commission celebrates World AIDS Day

Anellie Parades, Communications and Programme Officer for the NAC, explained that World AIDS Day is celebrated globally on December 1, which falls on a Sunday this [...]
November 25, 2019

Dengue eradication measures continue says Ministry of Health

Director of Health services Dr, Marvin Manzanero spoke to our newsroom this evening and explained that efforts to raise awareness about the risk factors are running [...]
November 25, 2019

How big a threat is Dengue to Belize?

The regional rise in dengue cases remains very much a problem in Belize. Despite increased efforts from the Ministry of Health since March 2019 to address [...]
November 15, 2019

Corozal student second to die from dengue

Just two days before he died, a blood test conducted at a private clinic confirmed that Tzul was suffering from dengue.
November 15, 2019

Water advisory lifted for San Ignacio, Santa Elena and Benque Viejo

"We are pleased to confirm that BWS and the Department of Public Health have determined that the potable water quality has been restored; therefore, boiling or [...]