May 12, 2021

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 12 May 2021, NO new positives, 72,948 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 187 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Tuesday, 11 May 2021. All were negative. There have been 72,948 Covid-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 39,251 (60% of the estimated population) have had at least one dose of […]

How to motivate yourself to run on a rainy day

By Kevin Nelson You’re raring to go and ready for your daily run. What could possibly stop you? Well, the weather for one thing. Dragging yourself out to pound the pavements on a rainy day can feel like an impossible chore.  It’s easy to start making excuses and to let yourself off the hook. Maybe […]

6 amazing details about genes that will blow your mind

When most people hear of genes and DNA, their mind thinks of the family court in paternity cases. Some will think about the DNA fingerprinting technology commonly used in crime scenes in the movies. Nonetheless, you might already know what genes are if you have some background in biology from school. By definition, genes are […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 11 May 2021, NO new positives, 72,481 vaccinations given

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 288 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Monday, 10 May 2021. All were negative.   There have been 72,481 Covid-19 vaccinations given in total in the Cayman Islands.  Of these, 38,986 (60% of 65,000) have had at least one dose of a […]

Sagicor Cayman launches e-Life Insurance Platform

Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands; Sagicor Life of the Cayman Islands has introduced its online insurance platform, e-Life, to customers in the Cayman Islands that will make it easier for them to access the company’s services. Sagicor’s e-Life platform is the first service of its kind to be launched in the Cayman Islands where clients can choose […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update 10 May 2021, TWELVE NEW POSITIVES, 71,807 doses administered

The Chief Medical Officer, Dr. John Lee, reports that 702 COVID-19 tests have been carried out since this was last reported on Friday, 7 May 2021. There were 12 positive tests in travellers. Approximately half of these were found in travellers on arrival and half when screened on exit from quarantine.  All will remain in quarantine […]

Hypothyroidism causes digestion problems

From Newsmax Dr. David Brownstein, M.D., writes:  Many patients suffering from thyroid deficiency, or hypothyroidism, do not produce enough stomach acid. Stomach acid is necessary to properly digest food as well as eliminate bacteria from food. Low stomach acid production can result in bacterial overgrowth in the small intestine. One study found 54 percent of […]

Children’s sport prevails over corona pandemic

Football academies from 211 countries and regions put forward candidates for Football for Friendship eWorld Championship From Football for Friendship (Moscow, 3rd May): May 1st was the registration deadline for candidates wishing to take part in the Football for Friendship eWorld Championship, which is organised under the banner of Gazprom’s International Children’s Social Programme Football […]

Cayman: Meditation classes at Pedro St. James aims to promote self-care

The management and staff of Pedro St. James and Blue Island Oracle is pleased to offer a series of meditation classes in a beautiful outdoor setting at the national attraction.  This three-part series set for 15th, 22nd & 29th May and will be held on the Steadman Bodden Lawn. By guiding people to access the […]

4 Useful tips to give your house the right clean up

We all want a clean home. Not only will it impress our guests, but it’s also for our own health. However, not everyone knows how to do the right clean-up. Especially if you have a huge house, it seems impossible to clean it correctly as it can be overwhelming. There are ways how you can […]