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Thursday, June 27, 2019

Meagan Good and Amanda Cerny to jointly host Concert on Plastic Pollution / Play...

The President of the UN General Assembly, María Fernanda Espinosa, along with the Governments of Antigua and Barbuda, and Norway, today welcomed two new...

CIBC Walk for the Cure Donates $50,000 to support Cancer Organisations

Two local organisations are benefitting from funds raised locally and regionally during CIBC FirstCaribbean Bank’s 7th Annual Walk for the Cure which was held...

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...

IAS statement on “London Patient” in HIV remission after transplant

The International AIDS Society (IAS) today welcomed an announcement that an HIV-positive man has remained in HIV remission off antiretroviral therapy (ART), 19 months...

2nd case reported of a “Functional Cure” of HIV

By Eleanor Frederick, MSc, MPHReports from the Conference on Retrovirus and Opportunistic Infection (CROI), in Seattle, United States is of the second case of...

New study warns of inadequate prevention responses to HIV epidemic in the Caribbean

A study has found that while the Caribbean has made progressing in responding to the HIV epidemic, the impact of the prevention response has...

Region urged to prepare for possibility of severe outbreak of Dengue Fever

The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) has called on health officials across the region to prepare for the possibility of a severe outbreak of...

KPMG donates funds raised for cancer

During the months of October and November, KPMG in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean (BEC) engaged in a special campaign across Antigua and Barbuda,...

A medical student’s token of appreciation

By Saeed Graham As a medical student, it isn’t often that I get to interact with superiors who are genuinely interested in my development in...