July 1, 2022

Cayman: Public Health Spotlight – Issue 5 – Epi Week 25

From Cayman Islands Public Health Department COVID-19 – Epidemiological Week 25 19 – 25 June 2022 (Data as of 27-06-2022) International Situation Globally, there has been a decline in COVID-19 cases and deaths reported in the previous week. Omicron continues to be the predominant variant circulating internationally, specifically in the BA.2 lineage and BA.5 lineage.  Cayman Islands […]

Cayman: Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 30 June; 124 NEW Positives (28 & 29Jun)

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 30 June. Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: There are 841 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Seven patients are currently hospitalised, of these one isunvaccinated. The 7-day rolling average for 28 June is 54. There were no new  or active cases in the Sister Islands.

Cayman: Message from the Minister: New COVID-19 Regulations

From the Ministry of Health and Wellness As you may have heard, there are long awaited and exciting changes to our COVID-19 regulations and Public Health protocols coming this Thursday 30th of June. The Ministry of Health and Wellness shares in your excitement as we move even closer to normalcy. We can all agree that arriving […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – 28 June, 107 NEW Positives (26 & 27 June)

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 28 June. Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: Sunday 26/06/2022 33 Monday 27/06/2022 74 There are 865 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Eight patients are currently hospitalized, of these three are unvaccinated. The 7-day rolling average for 28 June is 58. There were […]

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – 27 June, 125 NEW Positives (24-26 June)

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 27 June. Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: Friday 24/06/2022 54 Saturday 25/06/2022 39 Sunday 26/06/2022 32 There are 825 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Eight patients are currently hospitalized, of these two are unvaccinated. The 7-day rolling average […]

Wind of change

From FDI Intelligence Di Digest Weekly round-up of investment news for economic development By Jacopo Dettoni June 26, 2022 Hello everyone, this is Jacopo in London. With the energy crisis at the top of the agenda of governments the world over, European policy-makers are committing to installing hundreds of gigawatts (GWs) of offshore wind capacity. […]

Stand on one leg test predicts longevity

From newsmax It sounds easy, but standing on one leg for 10 seconds can be harder than you think. And your ability to do so — or not — may predict whether you are more likely to die within the next decade, a new study suggests. That’s why an international team of researchers says the 10-second test […]

Study: Light in the bedroom linked to obesity, hypertension, diabetes 

Keeping your bedroom dark not only helps you get a good night’s sleep, but may significantly lower your odds of developing three major health problems, a new study suggests. Older men and women who used night lights, or left their TV, smartphone or tablet on in the room were more likely to be obese, and […]

Cayman: Latest Legislation Gazette inc. COVID-19 Regulations

LG23 Legislation Gazette No. 23/2022 S1 Control of Covid-19 (Travel) (No. 3) Regulations, 2022 (LG23, S1) S2 Control and Management of Covid-19 (No. 3) (Amendment) Regulations, 2022 (LG23, S2) S3  National Pensions (Amendment) Act, 2020 (Extension of Pension Holiday) (No. 2) Order, 2022 (LG23, S3)

Cayman: COVID-19 Update – 24 June, 123 NEW Positives (22 & 23 June)

Public Health has released COVID-19 figures for 24 June. Positive cases reported to Public Health during this period are currently as follows: Wednesday 22/06/2022 62 Thursday 23/06/2022 61 There are 899 estimated active cases of COVID-19 in the Cayman Islands. Hospitalisations remain pending at this time. The 7-day rolling average for 24 June is 58. There was […]