PORT OF SPAIN, Dec 12, CMC – A new project aimed at reducing the spread of HIV and improving health care for key populations most at risk of and already living with HIV in select Caribbean countries was launched here on Monday.
Cuba's highly lauded medical system, one of the revolution's greatest achievements, is not just for Cubans but rather is available to all tourists traveling to the island, Dr. Jorge Alberto Miranda, president of the Cuban Medical Services Marketing Company, told the Cuba Tourism Fair on Thursday.
ROSEAU, Dominica, Oct 12, CMC – Health ministers from the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) began a two day meeting here with Dominica calling for the establishment of new mechanisms to reduce expenditure for health care in sub-region.
WASHINGTON, Oct. 9, CMC – The Panama American Health Organization (PAHO) says the five-month-old Commission on Equity and Health Inequalities in the Region of the Americas has been meeting here to carry out the first large-scale effort to gather evidence on health inequities in the Region of the Americas, including the Caribbean.
MONTEGO BAY, September 30, 2016 - With the recent upsurge in gun violence across the parish of St James taking a toll on the public health services, Minister of Heath Dr Christopher Tufton has issued a public appeal for the safety of staff.
PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Sept 27, CMC – The Ministry of Health says it is seeking assistance from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and the World Health Organization (WHO) to determine whether a baby born with microcephaly is as a result of the mosquito-borne Zika virus.