Young people dating and living with HIV – Diego Callisto

Almost 220 million people globally use online dating services. In a world where more and more people meet partners virtually, how and when do you...

Young people dating and living with HIV – Oguzhan Nuh

Almost 220 million people globally use online dating services. In a world where more and more people meet partners virtually, how and when do you...

Belize reporting increase in dengue cases

Belize is reporting a 10 per cent increase in the number of confirmed dengue fever cases within a one week period, with 40 per...

Florida man gets 10 years for knowingly spreading HIV

A Florida man has been sentenced to 10 years in prison for knowingly spreading HIV. The Pensacola News Journal reports that 27-year-old Rasheem Ikey Bodiford...

Guyana President given positive results, returns home to political challenges

Doctors treating President David Granger for non-Hodgkin lymphoma, have expressed “satisfaction” with the latest results of his tests in Cuba “and indeed his recovery...

Barbados and St. Lucia on Ebola alert

At least two Caribbean Community (CARICOM) countries have responded to a warning by the Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) that  regional countries should...

Guyana’s President travels to Cuba for medical treatment

President David Granger left Guyana on Saturday for Cuba where he has been undergoing treatment for cancer. Granger, who celebrated his 77th birthday earlier this...

Caribbean urged to enhance disease surveillance in wake of WHO Ebola warning

The Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is urging regional countries to enhance disease surveillance at ports of entry and at health facilities following...

Barbadian appointed new executive director for CARPHA

A Barbados national who has been the first Caribbean person to chair the executive board of the World Health Organization (WHO), has been appointed...

In Haiti, gay men infected with HIV are targets of discrimination

In Haiti, about 150,000 people out of a population of 11 million are believed to be living with the HIV virus. Of those, only 55% have...