September 15, 2019

10 minerals crucial for your health

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By Lynn Allison We often focus on vitamins and their health benefits but minerals are the backbone of our health. They act like spark plugs of life — catalysts that keep our batteries charged and ready to go. Because our bodies do not manufacture minerals, we need to get them from supplements and the foods […]

World Bank approves US$30.6 million project to build resilience of public health systems in the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States

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Reproduced Courtesy The World Bank Group By Alejandra De La Paz Melo Communications Associate, Latin America and the Caribbean, The World Bank Group Wednesday, September 4, 2019 — The World Bank’s Board of Executive Directors has approved a US$30.6 million regional health project to improve regional coordination and resilience for public health emergencies and extreme weather […]

All you need to know about retiring in the Cayman Islands

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The Cayman Islands, three jewels of the Caribbean, are a top destination not only for tourists. Famous for its role in the world of finance, the Caymans have risen to be much more than some lush peaks of the ridges south of Miami. Don’t get taken away by their looks, however. It is easy to […]

Health tips to prevent back pain

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Back pain is a condition that is very common and can be a result of fall, wrong lifting, accident, and many more reasons. In most cases, back pain occurs due to everyday activities like sitting on a chair for hours, bending, carrying luggage, etc. Generally, back and spine pain is not a serious condition and […]

Everything you need to know about pregnancy and drugs

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From Ocean Breeze Recovery MOTHER-FETUS CONNECTION The profound connection between mother and fetus is deeper than most think. While mother and child don’t share blood, the placenta provides a connection between the two, allowing for the exchange of nutrients, wastes, and gasses. The placental wall acts as a barrier, albeit an extremely porous one. Substances […]

7 easy health and fitness tips for business travellers

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Professionals working in local cities find it hard to maintain a physically fit body and a healthy mind due to their work, what more for a business traveler? In order to keep on track of their tasks, a business traveler needs to be healthy and fit; however, some face a great deal of difficulty when […]

US: Dr. Dobson calls out planned parenthood

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By Dr. James Dobson’s Family Talk Dr. James Dobson Calls Out Planned Parenthood’s Decision to Prioritize Abortion Business over Women’s Health Planned Parenthood’s decision to withdraw from this federal family planning program is a clear signal to Americans of its priorities. Planned Parenthood is in the abortion business. Women deserve better than Planned Parenthood.”-Dr. James […]

Microplastics in fish may endanger human health

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By David A. Patten From Newsmax The oceans and rivers are so polluted with tiny bits of plastic that eating fish might pose a growing health risk, researchers warn. The known hazards of heavy metals and chemicals in fish already well known, including mercury, cadmium, and lead. But now there is a new reason to […]

Brexit: EU migration rules ‘to end straight after no-deal’

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From BBC The UK government has said EU free movement rules will end immediately if there is a no-deal Brexit on 31 October. Theresa May had considered phasing out the rules if the UK leaves the EU without an agreement, but those plans have now been dropped. The change would affect the rights of EU […]

PAHO warns of the complex situation of dengue in Latin America and the Caribbean

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The Region is experiencing a new epidemic cycle that mostly affects children under the age of 15. PAHO urges communities to eliminate Aedes mosquito breeding grounds, which is the most effective way of controlling the disease.  Washington, DC, 15 august 2019 (PAHO) – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) warns of the complex situation of dengue […]