January 30, 2020

World Health Organization declares Coronavirus a global health emergency

The deadly virus that originated in Wuhan, China in late 2019 continues to spread to other countries.
January 28, 2020

“No case of novel coronavirus in Belize,” says Ministry of Health

Our newsroom spoke with Dr. Russel Manzanero, Epidemiologist at the MOH, who said that the ministry received word of a possible case in Caye Caulker and [...]
January 28, 2020

Jamaican authorities: No truth to claim of novel coronavirus in Jamaica

The Minister said that a travel advisory will be issued for travelers to Jamaica from China.
January 28, 2020

Over 4,000 cases of novel coronavirus confirmed around the world

In December 2019, China first reported on the outbreak and most of the deaths have been reported in the Hubei province in Wuhan, China.
January 27, 2020

“More than one kind of coronavirus,” says Director of Health Services

Director of Health Services, Dr. Marvin Manzanero, said that as more information is known about this novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV), public health measures will be better detailed [...]
January 24, 2020

US confirms second case of deadly coronavirus; monitors other potential cases

Health officials diagnosed a Chicago woman and claimed that she had recently returned from Wuhan, China with the infection.
January 23, 2020

Ministry of Health activates national surveillance team to monitor new strain of coronavirus

Today, the National Surveillance Team, headed by the Director of Health services Dr. Marvin Manzanero, participated in a virtual meeting hosted by the Caribbean Public Health [...]
January 22, 2020

Researchers in England may have found next big weapon to fight most cancers

This week, numerous media houses from various countries reported that Cardiff University in England discovered a cell in the body called the "T-Cell" that was effective [...]