April 5, 2016

World Health Day to be observed on Thursday

By BBN Staff: World Health Day, observed each year on April 7th, is focusing on beating diabetes for 2016 with global activities taking place on that [...]
March 22, 2016

CEO in Health Ministry says “process failed” Shamika Flowers

By Dalila Ical: CEO in the Ministry of Health, Ramon Figueroa says that the “process failed” Shamika Flowers at the Northern Regional Hospital. 
March 21, 2016

World Tuberculosis Day to be observed on Thursday

By Chrisbert Garcia: A government press release issued earlier today serves to announce that World Tuberculosis (TB) Day is to be observed on March 24th as it is [...]
March 11, 2016

Three vehicles donated to Ministry of Health

By BBN Staff: Three Ford Ranger pickup trucks, valued at around $120,000, were handed over to the Ministry of Health’s maternal and child health program from [...]
March 4, 2016

Kidney Association of Belize plans activities for World Kidney Month

By Aaron Humes: March is World Kidney Month and the Kidney Association of Belize will kick off activities on Saturday with its third Annual Kidney Walk and Raffle [...]
February 10, 2016

Belize and China sign health agreement

By Dalila Ical: Health Minister Pablo Marin and H.E. Benjamin T.H. Ho, Ambassador of the Republic of China (Taiwan) to Belize, on behalf of their respective [...]
January 29, 2016

Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital issues health advisory

By Chrisbert Garcia: The Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital (KHMH) has released a flu season advisory, encouraging the general public to practice vigilance by washing hands, having [...]
January 28, 2016

Zika can affect up to four million people; vaccine in development

By Dalila Ical: Health officials continue to monitor Zika in the Americas as the World Health Organization (WHO) predicts that about four million people can be [...]