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Monday, August 19, 2019

Greater capacity to treat children with specific cancers

Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean now have a greater capacity to treat children with specific cancers and blood disorders following the return of Dr....

Safe Sex: Prevention is best

By Francoise Bowen It’s Carnival here on Antigua/Barbuda and across many Caribbean islands and there are folks who will “loose their screws of focus and...

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...

Jamaica activates national Ebola virus plan

Jamaica says it has activated its national Ebola Virus Disease Response Plan after the Trinidad-based Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) warned that regional countries...

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...

PANCAP to present report to Antigua legislators

The Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) is to present “an important report” to the Antigua and Barbuda government on Monday. A government...

Kalique St Jean cops trophy in CARICOM 10-K

St. Vincent and the Grenadines swept the Male and Female categories in the 14th CARICOM 10-K road race in Saint Lucia, Sunday, with female...

Antigua and Barbuda to be honoured by WHO on World No Tobacco Day

The Antigua and Barbuda government is among countries, organisations and individuals from six countries that will be honoured by the World Health Organization (WHO)...

USAID Zika maternal and child survival program lauded

Thanks to a meaningful partnership between the government of St. Lucia and the United States Government, St. Lucia has seen a reduction in Zika...

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...