September 15, 2019

Health City Cayman Islands’ medical team saves the life of man stabbed in the liver

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Health City is the Cayman Islands’ Only Medical Treatment Center for Liver Injuries CAYMAN ISLANDS (September 11, 2019) – A Caymanian man who was recently stabbed in his liver and on the brink of death is grateful to the medical practitioners at Health City Cayman Islands for saving his life. The young man, who sustained […]

OECS Member States provide critical financial assistance to The Bahamas

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Monday, September 9, 2019 — The extent of the damage and loss of life in The Bahamas, in the wake of Hurricane Dorian, has struck the core of leaders within the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS) prompting quick decisions by the grouping to provide financial assistance to their island neighbours in the north. The OECS […]

Statins can extend life of people with poor circulation

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From Newsmax Folks with peripheral artery disease (PAD) have a much lower risk of death if they take cholesterol-lowering statins as directed by their doctor, a new study reports. About 200 million people worldwide suffer from PAD, a condition in which arteries feeding blood to the legs become clogged, researchers explained. However, patients who took […]

Cayman meets Shaman: The healing powers of your island escape

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By Suzanne Gerber From Travel Zoo Let’s be honest: Merely touching down in the Cayman Islands gives you a wellness boost. Over the last several years, study after study has found that being in, on, under or near the water—hi, daily Caymanian life!—can have profound mental and physiological benefits. But that baseline sense of well-being is just the beginning […]

Characteristics every good writer should have

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People want to know whether they are good at something or not. In writing, people want to know whether their work fits the profile of what is good or what is bad. The thoughts of being good or bad are self-destructive because they lead to self-doubt. When you doubt yourself, you cannot deliver a great […]

Recycle E-waste: Save the planet, save gorillas

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Introduction You might have heard a little about recycling in the past, but did you know that you might be saving the life of a Gorilla by choosing to recycle certain items? Yes! There has been a rapid decline in the number of Gorillas in Congo (where they are commonly found) and it has been […]

Is the tropical Atlantic, including the Gulf of Mexico, about to spring to life?

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By Alex Sosnowski From AccuWeather AccuWeather meteorologists are monitoring the potential for changing conditions in the Atlantic basin that may lead to an uptick in tropical activity, including the Caribbean Sea and Gulf of Mexico over the next couple of weeks. “Indications are that inhibiting factors for tropical development, such as dry air, dust and […]

Wimbledon: content monetization takes centre court

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Wimbledon’s innovative approach to content distribution is changing the game, transforming the tournament’s relationship with it’s audience By Chaymae Samir From Reuters Community For the first time since the tournament’s inception, Wimbledon will use its archive footage to reach new fans and win over more sponsors. While rooted in tradition, the competition’s contemporary approach to […]

I am a victim of modern slavery in the UK

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By Nancy From Freedom United I came to the UK in 2008 when a relative promised me a good education and a better life. Instead, I was enslaved for four years in domestic servitude. Now, I am at risk of being sent back to my home country where my trafficker awaits despite having been formally recognized as […]

Jeremy Jackson: Paleontology and Paleobiology Conservation Biolog

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From Smithsonian Tropical Research Institute “There are no important questions today for understanding how the Earth works – ecologically, evolutionary, geochemically, oceanographically, meteorologically – that can be answered by a single person, or by a single discipline. All of the great questions are interdisciplinary. All of them require multiple kinds of expertise and all of […]