October 21, 2020

Ministry of Health: Over 100 people died in traffic accidents last year- driver negligence main cause

The Ministry's data showed that driver negligence was the single greatest cause of traffic accident deaths, accounting for 25 of the total number of accidents.
October 20, 2020

Belize Cancer Society – San Ignacio to host social media event in commemoration of 8th annual Cancer Awareness Walk

In commemoration of the 8th annual Cancer Awareness Walk, the branch will instead be having a social media event on Saturday, October 31, 2020.
October 19, 2020

Belize observes International Day against Breast Cancer- women encouraged to get screened early

The WHO sets aside the month of October for breast cancer awareness, and marks October 19 for the IDABC, with this year's theme for both events [...]
October 19, 2020

Ministry of Health feel more strain with rising COVID-19 infection rates; Health officials looking for temp doctors and nurses

The MOH issued a public notice this week saying that positions are open for registered nurses and general practitioners.
October 15, 2020

Belize observes Global Handwashing Day

This year’s theme is “Hand Hygiene for All.” 
October 14, 2020

Global Handwashing Day to be observed with video awareness on Facebook

Now, more than ever, health professionals and educators are emphasizing the importance of frequent and proper handwashing.
October 12, 2020
Allen Chastanet

St. Lucia adopts a zero-tolerance policy for people not wearing masks

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet said that he would be meeting with security officers today, to discuss the importance of stern enforcement of protocols.
October 12, 2020

World Health Organization doctor says lockdowns should not be main COVID-19 defense

Dr. Nabarro told the Spectator magazine that “The only time we believe a lockdown in justified is to buy you time to reorganise, regroup, rebalance your [...]