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St Jude Hospital Staff For Training In Taiwan

Press Release:-  Four staff members of St Jude Hospital will be leaving St Lucia for Taiwan in June 2019 to attend one month training in Medical, Nursing and other...
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More Jamaicans Dying From Colon Cancer

Jamaica Observer:- MORE people are dying from colorectal cancer (CRC) in Jamaica. In fact, the country is also seeing an increase in the number of colorectal cancer diagnoses. The disclosure was...

Concern Over Quack Dentists In Jamaica

Jamaica Gleaner:- An alarming shortage of registered dentists in Jamaica has led to a surge in botched services as patients pay a heavy toll chasing after dirt-cheap options. The horror...

Guyana President Completes First Round Of Cancer Treatment

Guyana Chronicle- PRESIDENT David Granger’s health is steadily improving. He has successfully completed the first phase of medical treatment for Non-Hodgkin Lymphoma and has returned to Guyana, Halim Majeed, Guyana’s...

Social Media Linked To Rise In Teen Mental Health Disorders

NBC News:- Mental health issues have risen significantly over the last decade and the rise of digital media may be one reason why, according to  a national survey released Thursday. The...
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Kidney Failure Afflicting Young Children In Barbados

Barbados Today:-  A kidney specialist has revealed that children as young as eight are suffering from genetic kidney disease while adults in the 20-30 age group are suffering from kidney...

Saint Lucia Celebrates World Glaucoma Week

Press Release:-  The Saint Lucia Blind Welfare Association (SLBWA) joins the rest of the world in commemorating World Glaucoma Week, 10-16 March 2019. SLBWA cannot put enough emphasis on being...

Free Sanitary Products For Secondary Schools In England

Sky News:-  The government will pledge to provide free sanitary products at all secondary schools in England, according to a campaign group. Chancellor Philip Hammond is expected to announce the funds...

Misadministration Of Drugs Blamed For Deaths Of Kids In Guyana

Guyana Chronicle:-  THE Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) on Friday said that the deaths of three children at the institution recently were caused by the misadministration of a drug given...

SLP Says Recent Government Decisions On Healthcare Intensify Suffering

The opposition Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) has accused the government of 'callous actions' in respect of health care in Saint Lucia. The accusation came in a statement Wednesday by...