December 2, 2019

Belize 9th in the region for HIV infections

Posted: Monday, December 2, 2019. 8:25 pm CST. By BBN Staff: While Belize has an estimated HIV infected population of less than 5,000; the country ranks […]
November 16, 2019

New HIV infections rose in 2018, especially in Belize District

Posted: Saturday, November 16, 2019. 12:43 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Ministry of Health National HIV program this week released statistics on the condition of […]
November 8, 2019

New strain of HIV virus found; scientists say no cause for alarm

Posted: Friday, November 8, 2019. 8:39 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Scientists have discovered a new strain of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) for the first […]
November 7, 2019

HIV medication could be available by the weekend

Posted: Thursday, November 7, 2019. 5:51 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The scarcity of anti-retroviral (ARV) medication could be addressed by this weekend, according to the […]
November 7, 2019

Ministry of Health responds to fraud allegations regarding medical students

Posted: Thursday, November 7, 2019. 5:46 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Belize has been mentioned in an investigation being carried out by the University of Otago in […]
June 2, 2019

Measles case in Mexico triggers alert in Belize

Posted: Sunday, June 2, 2019. 12:33 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Authorities in Belize are on high alert after an outbreak of measles in Mexico. The Office […]
May 28, 2019

“Burn-out now an official illness,” says World Health Organization

Posted: Tuesday, May 28, 2019. 1:01 pm CST. By BBN Staff: In it’s latest International Classification of Diseases (ICD), the World Health Organization (WHO) has recognized […]
April 16, 2019

Measles outbreak in the US and neighbouring countries raises eyebrows in Belize

Posted: Tuesday, April 16, 2019. 11:40 am CST. By BBN Staff: In light of the rising number of measles cases globally, the Ministry of Health (MOH) […]