December 30, 2019

“Heart disease killed more people in 2018 than violence,” says Ministry of Health

Posted: Monday, December 30, 2019. 5:17 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Today, the Ministry of Health (MOH) released the cause of death statistics for the year 2018, […]
December 23, 2019

US-based media house explores regional rise in dengue cases for 2019

Posted: Monday, December 23, 2019. 7:16 am CST. By BBN Staff: National Public Radio (NPR), a privately and publicly funded non-profit media organization based in Washington […]
December 22, 2019

San Ignacio family seeks assistance for anemic son

Posted: Sunday, December 22, 2019. 12:14 pm CST. By BBN Staff: A San Ignacio family is desperate for public assistance for their three-year-old son, Jahziel Choj, […]
December 2, 2019

Belize 9th in the region for HIV infections

Posted: Monday, December 2, 2019. 8:25 pm CST. By BBN Staff: While Belize has an estimated HIV infected population of less than 5,000; the country ranks […]
November 16, 2019

New HIV infections rose in 2018, especially in Belize District

Posted: Saturday, November 16, 2019. 12:43 pm CST. By Aaron Humes: The Ministry of Health National HIV program this week released statistics on the condition of […]
November 8, 2019

New strain of HIV virus found; scientists say no cause for alarm

Posted: Friday, November 8, 2019. 8:39 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Scientists have discovered a new strain of the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) for the first […]
November 7, 2019

HIV medication could be available by the weekend

Posted: Thursday, November 7, 2019. 5:51 pm CST. By BBN Staff: The scarcity of anti-retroviral (ARV) medication could be addressed by this weekend, according to the […]
November 7, 2019

Ministry of Health responds to fraud allegations regarding medical students

Posted: Thursday, November 7, 2019. 5:46 pm CST. By BBN Staff: Belize has been mentioned in an investigation being carried out by the University of Otago in […]