July 17, 2018

‘Light up the Night – Breast Cancer Beach Walk’

The third ‘Light up the Night – Breast Cancer Beach Walk’ will be held on March 23rd 2013, starting at the Royal Palms Beach Bar at 7.15pm. At the Ritz Carlton you can get some water then stroll back to the Royal Palms. Register at RE/MAX Cayman Islands anytime prior to the Walk date, or […]

Pope Benedict XVI formally resigns to become ‘pilgrim’

The Pope left the Vatican in a motorcade before boarding a helicopter to the papal retreat Pope Benedict XVI has officially resigned, saying that he now “will simply be a pilgrim” starting his last journey on earth. The pontiff, aged 85, was earlier flown by helicopter from the Vatican to his retreat at Castel Gandolfo, […]

Rick Scott’s Smart Move on Fla. Medicaid

By Christopher Ruddy Florida Gov. Rick Scott’s decision to agree to expand Medicaid coverage in his state is not only perfectly sensible, but a reasonable action for a conservative governor of the nation’s fourth most populous state. Scott said on Wednesday that he would ask the legislature to broaden the program and allow Florida taxpayers […]

Game-changing breast healthcare cancer technology to be showcased

Hologic to Showcase Game-Changing Breast Tomosynthesis Technology and Other Product Innovations at the European Congress of Radiology in Vienna Company to host special ECR symposium and workshops to mark significant advances in its tomosynthesis development program Hologic, Inc. (Hologic or the Company) (Nasdaq: HOLX), a leading developer, manufacturer and supplier of premium diagnostics products, medical […]

One new case of dengue confirmed. Two new cases under investigation

Dengue Update as of 23 February 2013 From the Cayman Islands Public Health Department •          Total cases investigated for dengue in 2012 is 94 and 42 for 2013. •          Since the last update as of February 16, 2013, there had been two new cases under investigation for dengue, during the week of February 17-23, 2013. […]

C. Everett Koop, the Nation’s Doctor, Was a Giant in the Fight Against Tobacco

The following is a statement of Matthew L. Myers , President, Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids: All of us at the Campaign for Tobacco-Free Kids are deeply saddened to learn of the death of former Surgeon General C. Everett Koop.  Dr. Koop was a giant in the fight against tobacco and continues to inspire us today […]

Lace Up with Team Diabetes in the Cayman Islands!

News1130 Staff Walk or run with John Streit and Team Diabetes in the Cayman Islands on December 1, 2013 in support of the 9 million Canadians and someone you know living with diabetes and pre-diabetes. Walk or run with John and Team Diabetes on December 1, 2013 in support of the Canadian Diabetes Association. Challenge […]

Health & Wellness Seminar – Thursday March 7, Triple C School Auditorium

All are invited to “Back To Eden” Health & Wellness Seminar on Thursday March 7 @ 7:00 pm at Triple C School Auditorium, 74 Fairbanks Road, George Town with presenter, Dr. Meddrick Pollock. The event is FREE. Areas to be covered include:- Food:-combinations, fruits & vegetables, eating habits, awareness on natural ways to treat Weight […]

Snorkeler named in Cayman Islands accident

The snorkeler who was pronounced dead on Friday (22) in a Cayman Islands hospital following a snorkeling accident while on vacation has been named. Keith Larson, 55, from Worthington, Minnesota, who was visiting Grand Cayman and snorkeling off Seven Mile Beach, got into difficulties. Larson was rescued and assisted back to shore by persons who […]

CITA Supports Diver Safety Through Cayman Hyperbaric Services

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, 21 February 2013 – As thousands of divers visit the three Cayman Islands each year to explore the beautiful coral reefs and observe the diverse marine life found beneath the waves, the Cayman Islands Tourism Association (CITA) and its watersports members take diver safety and training very seriously. Ensuring that divers […]