May 7, 2018

Ministry of Health prepares to launch Iodine deficiency survey

By BBN Staff: The Ministry of Health held a workshop today at the Best Western Belize Biltmore Plaza, as a prelude to the Caribbean Region Urinary Iodine [...]
April 18, 2018

Extension of issuance for fishing licenses

By BBN Staff:  The Belize Fisheries Department is reminding the public that it will cease the issuance/renewal of fisher folk and vessel licenses for the year [...]
April 17, 2018

Ministry of Health monitoring Whooping Cough case

By BBN Staff: The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) has notified the Ministry of Health of a confirmed Pertussis (whooping cough) case from a visitor who [...]
November 7, 2017

PAHO highlights Belize’s achievements on Malaria Day

By BBN Staff: Yesterday, November 6 was celebrated as Malaria Day in the Americas.
November 2, 2017

Shark fishing season officially opens

By BBN Staff: The shark season in Belize officially opened yesterday and runs through to July 31st, 2018.
October 18, 2017

No new reported cases of ciguatera poisoning

By Zoila Palma: The Ministry of Health is notifying the public that over the last two months no new cases of Ciguatera Poisoning have been reported [...]
October 16, 2017

Surgeries getting canceled due to reagent shortage

October 10, 2017

Belize celebrates World Mental Health Day