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November 24, 2015

Belize honored at regional health meeting

It serves to inform participants of advances in immunization, development of new vaccines and allows countries to share experiences and practices.
November 17, 2015

The Ministry of Health preparing for Zika fever

Zika is carried by the Aedes Aegypti mosquito, which is also the carrier of Dengue Fever and Chikungunya, both closely related to, but considered more dangerous [...]
November 11, 2015

Ministry of Health hands over new ambulances

As a step towards accomplishing its goal, the Ministry lobbied for and was able to receive six new ambulances, which were handed out today at the [...]
November 1, 2015

Jamaican-American neonatologist says neonatal baby deaths “heartbreaking”

Nineteen babies have died in two local hospitals in eastern and central Jamaica recently after bacteria identified as klebsiella and serratia, and their families have begun demanding [...]
October 29, 2015

Free medical services being offered at Western Regional

A team of doctors from El Salvador will be comprised of seven general practitioners, three dentists, one pediatrician, one gynecologist and one psychologist, who will be [...]
October 29, 2015

Belizean cancer patients will soon be able to access treatment in Merida

This agreement will allow referred children to receive treatment in Merida with costs covered by a grant from the Social Security Board (SSB). Services will include: [...]
October 27, 2015

New KHMH PICU/NICU opened

Today the ribbons were cut and the public led down the wards and walkways of a place most of us hope our children never have to [...]
October 21, 2015

MOH issues safety and health tips

If you notice that your water is contaminated, you are advised to contact the nearest health authority, the Belize Water Services (BWS) or local water boards [...]