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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mar 14 2017 – Health authorities here are reporting an outbreak of syphilis on the island. Senior Medical Officer with responsibility for HIV...

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By Linda-Gail Bekker and Anthony S. Fauci GENEVA, Switzerland, Mar 08 2017 – On International Women’s Day, we want to celebrate the strong women who...

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BRADES, Montserrat, Mar 02 2017 – Doctors in Montserrat have embarked on protest action in support of their colleague, Dr. Franklin Perkins, who was...

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Feb 26 2017 - The Ministry of Health has dismissed as untrue a report being relayed via WhatsApp that a 10-year-old Barbadian...

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PORT-OF-SPAIN, Trinidad, Feb 19 2017 – Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh has announced that the sale of soft drinks in schools will be banned come...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Feb 17 2017 – The first ladies of five Caribbean Community (CARICOM) leaders have discussed issues aimed at reducing teenage pregnancy, domestic...

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By Desmond Brown KINGSTON, Jamaica, Feb 16 2017, (ACP-IDN) – Efforts to end the HIV/AIDS epidemic in the Caribbean by 2030, in line with the...

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PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Feb 16 2017 – At least five primary school students have tested positive for the HIV virus and several others...

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PARAMARIBO, Suriname, Feb 15 2017 – The Ministry of Health has given notice that it will conduct intensified checks on yellow fever immunization for...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Jan 24 2017 – The Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) and Caribbean Faith Leaders will host a consultation on...