February 28, 2023

New study highlights drivers behind suicide in the Americas

Posted: Tuesday, February 28, 2023. 3:23 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: What drives suicide? The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has been studying the issue and […]
February 3, 2023

Caribbean Nations urged to stay alert for Dengue and Zika outbreaks by public health agency

Posted: Friday, February 3, 2023. 1:14 pm CST. By Zoila Palma Gonzalez: Today, the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) issued a statement urging member countries to […]
February 2, 2023

Ministry of Agriculture invites farmers to attend Bird Flu webinar

Posted: Thursday, February 2, 2023. 12:26 pm CST. Photo Credit: MAFSE By Rubén Morales Iglesias: The Ministry of Agriculture, Food Security and Enterprise (MAFSE) is inviting farmers and interested […]
January 30, 2023

International News: U.S. Food and Drug Administration eases blood donor restrictions on gay, bisexual men

Posted: Monday, January 30, 2023. 8:38 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: Axios reports that on Friday the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) unveiled new guidance […]
January 20, 2023

U.S. makes donation of medical supplies to Ministry of Health and Wellness

Posted: Friday, January 20, 2023. 4:01 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The U.S. Embassy in Belmopan was very busy on Thursday, making no less than three […]
January 6, 2023

Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) advises Caribbean countries to be more vigilant, to continue vaccination against COVID-19 and Influenza

Posted: Friday, January 6, 2023. 10:59 am CST. Photo Credit: Ministry of Health and Wellness By Rubén Morales Iglesias: Nearly three years after the first outbreak of […]
January 2, 2023

A trio of baby boys makes an entrance on New Year’s Day

Posted: Monday, January 2, 2023. 8:45 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: It took a little longer than usual, but according to the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital […]
November 28, 2022

World Health Organization renames Monkeypox as ‘mpox’

Posted: Monday, November 28, 2022. 11:20 am CST. By Zoila Palma Gonzalez: Today, the World Health Organization (WHO) announced that ‘mpox’ is the preferred name for […]