June 15, 2021

Belize celebrates World Blood Donor Day

Posted: Tuesday, June 15, 2021. 11:20 am CST. By Zoila Palma: Each year, on June 14, the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization (PAHO/WHO) celebrates World […]
June 14, 2021

Give blood and keep the world beating!

Posted: Monday, June 14, 2021. 1:38 pm CST. By Zoila Palma: Today is being observed around the world as World Blood donor day. The Ministry of […]
June 7, 2021

Community NGO Our Circle to host HIV “Testathon”

Posted: Monday, June 7, 2021. 1:09 pm CST. By Benjamin Flowers: In recognition of the 2021 celebration of National HIV Testing Day, the community NGO Our […]
June 3, 2021

Representatives from international health agencies meet with Minister of Health

Posted: Thursday, June 3, 2021. 7:40 pm CST. By Zoila Palma: Today, Minister of Health and Wellness, Michel Chebat, and Chief Executive Officer Dr. Deysi Mendez hosted […]
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 […]