World Bank donates $162M for 3 projects in Haiti

The World Bank's Board of Executive Directors on Thursday approved three projects for a total of US$162 million in grants to improve the quality...

Connell selected to develop guidelines for managing hypertension

Dr Kenneth Connell, a lecturer at The University of the West Indies (The UWI) Cave Hill Campus, is among 16 international experts, chosen by...

PANCAP Learning Exchange promotes value of PrEP for prevention of HIV transmission

PANCAP has collaborated with The Bahamas Ministry of Health National AIDS Programme to coordinate a learning exchange that focused on The Bahamas’s experience in the...

Ministers rally behind universal health coverage

Commonwealth ministers of health will meet this Sunday, 19 May in Geneva, Switzerland to discuss how to accelerate universal health coverage (UHC) in their...

Breaking the stigma of cancer surveillance in the Caribbean

The Cayman Islands Cancer Registry has identified stigma as a major obstacle of cancer surveillance in the Cayman Islands and a contributing factor to...

28 to remain on Scientology ship in Curacao in measles scare

Authorities in Curacao announced Saturday that 17 crew members and 11 passengers must stay aboard a ship owned by the Church of Scientology that...

Pakistani police holding doctor for allegedly spreading HIV

Pakistani police say a court will allow a doctor with HIV and AIDS to remain in police custody for two more days to determine...

Curacao: Scientology ship to remain under quarantine

Authorities in Curacao say 318 people aboard a Church of Scientology ship docked in the Dutch Caribbean island will remain quarantined until they determine...

Leading Antigua and Barbuda HIV/AIDS advocate, Sir Prince Ramsey dies

Dr. Sir Prince Ramsey, an Antiguan family doctor who played a pivotal role in advocating for HIV patients at the height of the AIDS...

Cruise ship quarantined for measles case heads to Curacao

Authorities in Curacao debated on Friday how to respond to a ship with 300 people aboard that is heading to the Dutch Caribbean island...