Health

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By Desmond Brown ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Jul 15 2017 (ACP-IDN) – Chronic non-communicable diseases (NCDs) make a significant contribution to mortality and morbidity in the...

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BASSETERRE, St. Kitts, Jul 04 2017 – Guyana-born Edward Greene, has completed his tenure as the United Nations Secretary General’s Special Envoy on HIV/AIDS...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana, Jun 24 2017 – The Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) has praised Barbados over its efforts towards ending the...

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KINGSTON, Jamaica, Jun 18 2017 – Coconut oil is as unhealthy as beef dripping and butter, say US heart experts. It is packed with saturated...

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jun 04 2017 - The wife of Belize's Prime Minister, Kim Simplis Barrow, and the First Lady of Trinidad and Tobago, Reema...

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Jun 03 2017 - After a decade of decline, the prevalence of HIV/AIDS in Barbados and the Caribbean is on the rise...

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BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, May 17 2017 – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) is urging Caribbean countries to tax tobacco, alcohol and sugar-sweetened beverages, saying...

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By Desmond Brown GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 15 2017, (ACP-IDN) – In recent weeks, African, Caribbean and Pacific (ACP) countries have been fine-tuning their strategy for...

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GEORGETOWN, Guyana, May 13 2017 - The Pan Caribbean Partnership against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) will host a Regional Parliamentarians Forum in Kingston, Jamaica...

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By Rebecca Theodore NEW YORK, Apr 25 2017 – Beyond the economic and political blockades experienced by small-island states, lies a silent epidemic called mental...