August 17, 2018

Miss Cayman Islands Universe Committee reaffirms its support of contestants

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands (10 August 2018) The Miss Cayman Islands Universe Committee has today reaffirmed its support of all of the contestants participating in the upcoming pageant, and is calling on the community to do likewise by attending the event. Ms. Derrie Lee, Chair of the Miss Cayman Islands Universe Committee stated “In light […]

Cayman Islands Under 15 Girls suffer defeat in CONCACAF tournament

CONCACAF Girls’ Under 15 Championships IMG Academy, Bradenton, Florida August 6th – 12th, 2018 The Cayman Islands Girl’s Under 15 National Football Team dropped their first points in international play this morning as the local young ladies lost 4-0 to St. Lucia in Group E at the CONCACAF Girls’ Under 15 Championships in Bradenton, Florida. […]

A retailer is selling a dress that looks like a long-sleeve shirt, bikini, and minidress combined — and people are divided

Lucy Yang From Business Insider A metallic green bodycon dress from PrettyLittleThing is the latest clothing item to divide the internet. The bold design features a unique top that looks like a bikini on the left and a long-sleeve shirt on the right. After spotting the dress in a photo on PrettyLittleThing’s Instagram page, several […]

2018 Concacaf Girls’ Under-15 Championship kicks off today (Mon 6)

The developmental tournament will feature the participation of twenty-six teams from North, Central America and the Caribbean, and two guest teams from UEFA Miami (Monday, August 6, 2018) – The Confederation of North, Central America and Caribbean Association Football (Concacaf) reminds media that the third edition of the Concacaf Girls’ Under-15 Championship is scheduled to […]

US: Breastfeeding in public is FINALLY legal in all 50 States

By JULIE MAZZIOTTA From People Women are constantly criticized and shamed for breastfeeding in public — but they can now officially say that it is completely legal across the United States. For years, there were just two states — Utah and Idaho — that did not have laws in place to protect nursing mothers who […]

Study: 76% of Americans favor appearance over reliability in a new car

It is hard to describe the mental processes that go into buying a car to someone who has never been through that experience. The car has to be durable, affordable, reliable, and suit the purchaser’s needs. Another important consideration is its appearance, and rightly so. Many people treat their cars as a visual representation of […]

Soccer: Study- ‘Heading the Ball’ riskier for female players

From Newsmax Brain damage from heading a football may be five times more extensive in women than men, said a US study Tuesday based on nearly 100 amateur players. The report in the journal Radiology suggested that sex-specific guidelines may be needed to guard against head injuries in football, or soccer as it is widely […]

Half of US breast surgeons may advise unneeded lymph node removal

From Newsmax For women with early-stage breast cancer, many surgeons would advise extensive removal of the lymph nodes under the armpits even though recent evidence shows this doesn’t improve survival or the odds of cancer recurring, a U.S. study found.Nearly half of breast cancer surgeons surveyed said they would recommend the procedure, known as axillary […]

Syria war: IS ‘seized women and children’ in Sweida attack

From BBC Islamic State (IS) militants are holding more than 30 women and children hostage in south-western Syria, a monitor and local media say. They are thought to have been seized during a wave of deadly IS attacks in Suweida province last week. The Syrian government controls most of the region but IS militants hold […]

ECLAC promotes family planning and community empowerment at local event

From ECONOMIC COMMISSION FOR LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN (ECLAC) SUBREGIONAL HEADQUARTERS FOR THE CARIBBEAN Family planning, sexual and reproductive health, and empowerment of individuals and families took centre stage as World Population Day (WPD) 2018 was celebrated through a full-day event in the north-eastern town of Sangre Grande, Trinidad and Tobago on Saturday 14 […]