May 3, 2021

Ministry of Health and Wellness celebrates regional Fruit Day with fruit giveaways

Regional fruit day is focused on creating awareness on the importance of having fruits in the diet, which in turn reduces the risk of developing certain [...]
April 26, 2021

Belize to be certified Malaria-free by 2022

To commemorate World Malaria Day, celebrated annually on April 25, PAHO issued a statement on Belize's progress in eradicating malaria, noting that the country has not [...]
April 22, 2021

Two new COVID-19 deaths

The Ministry's data showed that the latest two deaths, both males, brought the national total for deaths up to 320, since 2020.
April 18, 2021

Over 120 million people have recovered from COVID-19

The total number of recoveries due from the virus, as of 8:00 a.m. on Sunday, April 18, 2021, stood at 120,144,695. This represents a global recovery [...]
March 30, 2021

Ministry of Health and Wellness reminds of requirements for vaccinated visitors

Travelers are reminded that the Ministry of Health and Wellness considers persons to be fully immunized two weeks after they have received two full doses of [...]
March 5, 2021

Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) preaches continued COVID-19 vigilance

At a press briefing, Dr. Etienne cited the situation in Peru’s Amazonian state of Loreto, where every ICU bed is occupied by a COVID patient; Colombia’s [...]
March 3, 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: Belize City leads daily COVID-19 case count

It was followed by two cases each in Corozal (one each in the villages of Concepcion and San Narciso) and Stann Creek (one each in Independence [...]
March 3, 2021

COVID-19 UPDATE: Active cases continue to fall as eight new cases reported

Belize presently has just 117 active cases of the disease: nearly as many women (58) as men (59) live with the virus.