December 3, 2023

New study finds that headaches may start in the neck

Adobe Stock From Newsmax Your neck muscles could be giving you headaches, claims new German research that used special MRI scans to spot the connection. “Our imaging approach provides [the] first objective evidence for the very frequent involvement of the neck muscles in primary headaches, such as neck pain in migraine or tension-type headache, using […]

Harvard researchers discover cause of itching

Dreamstime By Lynn C. Allison From Newsmax The mystery about why some people are itchier than others may have been solved by Harvard Medical School researchers. They discovered that a common skin bacterium, Staphylococcus aureus, triggers itching by acting on nerve cells. According to Study Finds, this discovery may explain why constant, intense itching often accompanies skin […]

Personality traits that protect against dementia

Dreamstime By Lynn C. Allison From Newsmax Got a naturally sunny disposition? It might protect you from dementia as the years advance, new research shows. A team at Northwestern University in Chicago report that certain personality traits — being conscientious, outgoing and positive — appear to lower a person’s odds for a dementia diagnosis. On the other […]

Child’s death underlines the dangers of child labor law rollbacks

December 3, 2023 From Ellie Finkelstein, Freedom United News Digest OUR CAMPAIGN ISSUES IN THE NEWS Child slavery16-year-old’s death at sawmill underlines the dangers of weakened child labor protection lawsA 16-year-old was killed while operating a conveyor at a sawmill and got caught in the machinery. Across the U.S., there has been a push to loosen regulations […]

Genesis unveils X Gran

Genesis unveils X Gran Berlinetta Vision Gran Turismo concept at GT World Series World Finals in Barcelona Genesis BARCELONA, Spain, December 2, 2023 — Genesis today unveiled the X Gran Berlinetta Vision Gran Turismo Concept at the Gran Turismo World Series World Finals in Barcelona, Spain. The concept car was created as part of Polyphony Digital’s Vision […]

Concacaf breaks ground with game-changing One Concacaf Home of Football in Cap Cana

From Concacaf Cap Cana, Dominican Republic (Saturday, December 2, 2023) – Concacaf today broke ground on a state-of-the-art football facility which will be built in Cap Cana, Dominican Republic.The One Concacaf Home of Football will be built for the benefit of the technical development of all 41 of the Confederation’s Member Associations. The facility will include […]

Cayman Special Bulk Waste Collection Dec 4-15

Grand Cayman, December 3, 2023 – The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is announcing a special clean up exercise over the next two weeks to remove bulk waste in Grand Cayman.  Residents are reminder that the annual Bulk Waste Collection will take place on May, ahead of the Hurricane Season. However, the special clean up […]

3 Dec Weather in Cayman

Sun 3 December 2022 Weather in Cayman SYNOPSIS A few isolated showers are likely today due to a weakening stationary front just west of our area. Moderate to fresh northeasterly winds with moderate seas are expected across the Cayman area as well, as the associated high-pressure system builds over the southeast United States. Today: Mostly […]

Passing of former PAHO Director, Dr. Carissa F. Etienne

Dr. Carissa F. Etienne December 1, 2023 It is with great sorrow that the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) informs of the passing of Director Emeritus Dr. Carissa F. Etienne. Dr. Carissa F. Etienne, a native of Dominica, served as Director of PAHO and Regional Director of the World Health Organization (WHO) for the Americas […]

Road Closures and Traffic Advisory for Cayman Islands Marathon, 2-3 December

The 2023 Cayman Islands Marathon takes place this Sunday, 3 December, from 5:00AM to 12:00PM. The following road closures will be in place between 2 and 3 December, in order to facilitate the event: 9:00PM Saturday, 2 December, until 12:30PM Sunday, 3 December: 1. Seafarers Way will be closed between Fort Street and Cardinall Avenue […]