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Tag Archives: hospital

  1. THE GOD COMMITTEE (2021) Julia Stiles & Kelsey Grammer

    An organ transplant committee has one hour to decide which of three patients deserves a life-saving heart. Seven years later, the committee members struggle with the consequences of that fateful decision.

    June 24, 2021Health, Video GalleryNo comments
  2. QEH Activates Emergency Management Plan in Response to Volcanic Ash

    Although the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) has been impacted by the present climatic conditions, its members of staff have mounted a tremendous response to ensure the safety of patients and staff, and the continuity of care for hospitalized patients, and those presenting to the Accident and Emergency Department (AED). The QEH emergency response protocols for […]

    April 13, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  3. Cayman Islands Newest Partner in Medical Tourism Receives Eminent Award for Quality Healthcare

    Aster DM Healthcare, a rapidly growing healthcare player in India, has received the accolade of being recognised among The Economic Times’ Best Healthcare Brands of 2021. The eminent award recognises brands for their commitment to innovation in the healthcare sector, patient satisfaction and loyalty, quality of services offered and clinical excellence. “We are honoured to […]

    April 1, 2021HealthNo comments
  4. QEH EXPRESSES URGENT NEED FOR BLOOD DONATIONS

    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) Blood Bank is issuing an urgent appeal for blood donations. Volunteers between the ages of 18 and 70, who weigh at least 110 pounds, and are in generally good health are asked to call the National Blood Collecting Centre at 836-7993 to make an appointment to donate blood. All blood […]

    March 20, 2021Featured, HealthNo comments
  5. QEH EXPRESSES URGENT NEED FOR BLOOD DONATIONS

    The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) Blood Bank is issuing an urgent appeal for blood donations. All blood types are needed and donated blood products will help replenish the QEH Blood Bank’s supply to ensure that blood products are readily available for patients with serious medical needs such as cancer patients, people with blood disorders, premature […]

    June 15, 2020Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  6. Grocery Shopping & Banking Schedule During COVID-19 Curfew (Healthcare Etc.) April 14, 2020Events, Photo GalleryNo comments
  7. RESTRICTED VISITS TO WARD C2 AT THE ST. PHILIP DISTRICT HOSPITAL

    Due to an outbreak of conjunctivitis on Ward C2 at the St. Philip District Hospital, the Ministry of Health is advising family members that visits to patients on that ward will not be allowed until the situation is resolved. Relatives of patients on Ward C2 are asked to call the District Hospital to make arrangements […]

    October 29, 2017Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments
  8. A Different Type of Heart Attack That Affects Mostly Women

    Not all heart attacks are created equal, especially when they happen in women. In addition to often experiencing different warning signs of heart attack, women also are more likely to have a sudden tearing in the walls of the arteries that bring blood to the heart muscles. This condition is called “spontaneous coronary artery dissection,” […]

    June 11, 2017HealthNo comments
  9. Oscar Jordan Symposium: Public Lecture (Wednesday 25th January 2017, 7:00 PM – Queens Park Steel Shed, St. Michael)

    @Regrann from @bajanreporteronline – Public Lecture, Wednesday, 25 January 2017, 7PM – Queens Park Steel Shed, St. Michael #Barbados has been affected greatly by complications of #diabetes, diabetic wounds and infections which often lead to #amputations. This interactive public lecture will feature multidisciplinary presentations from leaders in the management of diabetes and diabetic foot including […]

    January 22, 2017Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  10. Barbadians must override their mis-trusting needles and pills if they’re to successfully reverse Diabetes

    A leading medical specialist has warned too many Barbadians are avoiding their correct treatments for handling diabetes simply for hatred or fear of trivial events… He cited how Metformin costs less than Insulin, does not affect Hypoglycemic patients, and according to a recent UK poll proved it successfully reduced Diabetic Complications by 42%; incidents of […]

    June 14, 2015Featured, HealthNo comments
  11. ‘Laugh Killer Laugh’ – Bianca Hunter, Tom Sizemore & William Forsythe

    A Jewel thief named Frank Stone is a very deeply disturbed, anti social, milquetoast who finds no joy or humor in anything – until he awakens from a deep coma.

    March 29, 2015Crime, Oddity, Video GalleryNo comments
  12. RUMORS GET UNDER GOVERNMENT’S SKIN? NIGERIAN STUDENTS NOT ISOLATED OR QUARANTINED

    The Nigerian students who are currently being accommodated at the Casa Grande Hotel, at Oldbury in St. Philip have neither been isolated nor quarantined. This has been stated by Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Joy. St. John, who has confirmed that one of the students presented with a case of scabies on January 9, and is […]

    January 11, 2015HealthNo comments
  13. Nevis Premier reports on recent overseas duties (Would Freundel do same, after Flu?)

    Premier of Nevis Vance Amory returned to Nevis following a week-long visit to the United States of America, Canada and London. In a brief report on October 06, 2014 of his overseas tour of duty Mr. Amory outlined the activities he was a part of. “I just want to inform the people of Nevis that […]

    October 7, 2014Political, TravelNo comments
  14. MEDICAL DRAMA SERIES “THE KNICK” PREMIERES ON MAX: Directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring Clive Owen – New series premieres on Aug. 15th in the C’bean

    Set in downtown New York in 1900, The Knick – short for The Knickerbocker Hospital – centers on the trailblazing surgeons, nurses and staff pushing the boundaries of medicine in a time of shockingly high mortality rates and zero antibiotics. The hospital is in a state of turmoil due to a decline in affluent patrons […]

    August 3, 2014CinemaNo comments
  15. Barbadian Health Minister observes: Non-communicable diseases (NCD’s) overpowering Communicable diseases as leading cause of Death

    Equal emphasis needs to be placed on the prevention, management and control of non-communicable diseases (NCD’s). Minister of Health, John Boyce, revealed that NCDs have now replaced communicable diseases as a major cause of illness and death in our population. And, he stated this gives Barbados a national health profile that “mimics that of developed […]

    April 12, 2014HealthNo comments
  16. Sagicor Life Inc 2014 Hospital Showcase: Tony Thwaites Wing, University Hospital Of The West Indies

    Manager Maria Martin handles questions from potential clients

    April 11, 2014Health, Photo GalleryNo comments
  17. Address from U.N. Special Envoy on HIV/AIDS for the Caribbean on 1st ever Zero Discrimination Day

    “Zero Discrimination Day” was marked for the first time on 1 March. Spearheaded by the Joint United Nations Programme on HIV/AIDS (UNAIDS), the commemoration promotes everyone’s right to lead full and dignified lives regardless of what they look like, where they come from and who they love. The global campaign underlines the fact that we […]

    March 6, 2014Featured, HealthNo comments
  18. ‘Frankie & Alice’ – Halle Berry, Stellan Skarsgård & Phylicia Rashad

    A drama centered on a young woman with multiple personality disorder who struggles to remain her true self and not give in to her racist alter-personality.

    February 19, 2014Cinema, Health, Video GalleryNo comments
  19. Nevis economy shows signs of recovery; Tourism Industry helping

    The economy of Nevis has been showing signs of recovery and Premier of Nevis Vance Amory believes that the Tourism Industry has been playing a major part of the turnaround. Mr. Amory, who is also the Minister of Finance, made the announcement while he was a guest on Inside Government, a programme aired on Nevis […]

    February 12, 2014Political, TravelNo comments
  20. “Scandal,” “Revenge,” “Grey’s,” “Nashville” Shocking Finales!, “Community” Renewal – ENTV’s ‘SPOILER ALERT!’ May 27, 2013Culture, Events, Video GalleryNo comments