Monday, December 9, 2019

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...

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....

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...

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...

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...

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...

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)...