Tuesday, April 16, 2024

Health

Slow going at mobile clinic

It was a slow going on Thursday as the Ministry of Health’s new mobile clinic moved into Rosemont,St Michael. The Health Care on Wheels service was launched last month as...

Peak of 500 dengue cases

There was a peak of 500 dengue cases in January, following an outbreak in October. During that period, there...

Creating healthy schools with drug prevention

The following is a submission by the National Council on Substance Abuse to mark Drug Awareness Month. The National...

Connell: Screenings to tackle cases of high blood pressure

The Heart and Stroke Foundation, in collaboration with the University of the West Indies (UWI), will be hosting...

Transplant expert giving back through QEH

World-renowned Barbadian transplant specialist Dr Velma Scantlebury-White is looking to give back to her homeland. Though officially retired, she...

Slow going at mobile clinic

It was a slow going on Thursday as the Ministry of Health’s new mobile clinic moved into Rosemont,St Michael. The Health Care on Wheels service...

Peak of 500 dengue cases

There was a peak of 500 dengue cases in January, following an outbreak in October. During that period, there were two deaths associated with the...

Creating healthy schools with drug prevention

The following is a submission by the National Council on Substance Abuse to mark Drug Awareness Month. The National Council On Substance Abuse (NCSA) provides...

Connell: Screenings to tackle cases of high blood pressure

The Heart and Stroke Foundation, in collaboration with the University of the West Indies (UWI), will be hosting a high blood pressure screening event...

Transplant expert giving back through QEH

World-renowned Barbadian transplant specialist Dr Velma Scantlebury-White is looking to give back to her homeland. Though officially retired, she has been in talks with officials...

US appeals to China as overdose cases increase

Washington - Beijing must "do more" to stop the export of chemicals to make fentanyl, the United States drug law enforcement agency has said. The...