June 1, 2021

Belize receives additional ventilators from Mexican government 

Posted: Tuesday, June 1, 2021. 3:23 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: On Monday evening at the Philip Goldson International Airport in Ladyville, two mechanical ventilators were […]
May 31, 2021

Ministry of Health and Wellness celebrating World No Tobacco Day  under the theme “Commit to Quit”

Posted: Monday, May 31, 2021. 9:32 am CST. By Zoila Palma: Today is being commemorated as World No Tobacco Day. In Belize, the Ministry of Health […]
May 30, 2021
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One day till borders reopen, doctors advising against it as COVID-19 cases in Mexico skyrocket

Posted: Sunday, May 30, 2021. 4:12 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: The Government of Belize is planning to reopen the country’s land borders to receive tourists […]
May 19, 2021

PAHO plots path to closing “glaring” vaccine gap by expanding vaccine production in Latin America and the Caribbean

Posted: Wednesday, May 19, 2021. 12:53 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has noted that less than four percent of medical products […]
May 18, 2021

Regional stakeholders to discuss scaling up and sustaining the regional HIV response during COVID-19

Posted: Tuesday, May 18, 2021. 6:59 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: In June, the regional organization that puts together a codified response to one pandemic will be […]
May 17, 2021

World Hypertension Day: Watch the salt, says Ministry of Health and Wellness

Posted: Monday, May 17, 2021. 3:10 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: More than a quarter of Belizeans live with hypertension, or high blood pressure, and in […]
May 16, 2021

Global recoveries from COVID-19 now over 142 million

Posted: Sunday, May 16, 2021. 6:47 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: Over 142 million people worldwide have managed to recover from COVID-19 infection, according to Worldometer. […]
May 14, 2021

Orange Walk, Independence add to COVID-19 tallies

Posted: Friday, May 14, 2021. 5:30 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Orange Walk Town has added three new cases of COVID-19 in the latest daily tally. A […]