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🕔Thursday August 17, 2017

No Deal for Cayman Businessman to Supply Health Ministry with Cannabis Oil

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, wishes to make it clear that a story aired on Cayman 27 in the Cayman Islands indicating that a businessman there is close to inking a deal to supply cannabis oil medication to the Hope Institute in Jamaica is not true. The… Read More

🕔Friday August 11, 2017

Ministry of Health launches Test and Start Media Campaign

The Ministry of Health’s HIV/STI/TB Unit began the ‘Test and Start’ media campaign, today August 10, 2017. The campaign recommends that anyone who is diagnosed HIV positive be offered treatment (Test and Start). This new recommendation, from the World Health Organization’s (WHO) 2015 guidelines, is based on current scientific evidence… Read More

🕔Wednesday August 9, 2017

Minister of Health Visits Oncology Center in the UK in Preparation for Commissioning of Linear Accelerators

Minister of Health, Dr. the honourable Dr. Christopher, visited the Christie NHS Foundation Trust’s Oncology Center in the United Kingdom, Monday August 7, 2017, to discuss best practices as it relates to oncology treatment. The visit formed part of the Minister’s overall plan to seek technical cooperation in several areas… Read More

Emergency/Disaster Tips

🕔Tuesday May 16, 2017

Safety Tips After Flood Rains

Do not go outside unnecessarily. Wear water boots or closed shoes when going outdoors. Wear gloves when clearing debris or handling of dirty water. If you get a puncture wound, a nail stick or a cut, seek medical attention immediately. Do not allow children to play in the floodwater or… Read More

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