Thursday, December 12, 2019

Ganja in backyards giving children more access

JAMAICA - When 25 students from one local educational institution were asked to do a random drug test two weeks ago, administrators were a...

PANCAP director urges faith leaders to show more commitment towards dealing with stigma and...

The Director, Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS, (PANCAP), Dereck Springer, Monday urged faith leaders to help fight against the stigma and discrimination...

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...

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...