IEyeNews

iLocal News Archives

iHealth

The Humble Carrot’s Colorful History

The carrot has followed armies, colonial explorers, and politicians to become one of the world’s most prized vegetables.

Cayman: The Hidden Truth about Indoor Air

From Polar Bear Air Conditioning 20% Off Indoor Air Quality Assessment Despite the societal norm to associate “health” primarily with the food we eat, this narrow perspective often comes at the expense of other important factors of our wellbeing… The…

Osteoporosis is on the Rise: What to Know

Dreamstime By Lynn C. Allison From Newsmax     May is Osteoporosis Awareness and Prevention Month. Osteoporotic fractures are responsible for more hospitalizations than heart attacks, strokes, and breast cancer combined, according to the Bone Health & Osteoporosis Foundation (BHOF). While people’s experience…

Pedestrians Twice as Likely to Be Hit By Electric Cars

Adobe Stock From Newsmax Many people have been caught by surprise when an electric-powered car has smoothly and silently crept up on them as they walked. But such an accident can pose a very serious risk to life and limb,…

‘Climbing the Ladder’ in Life Could Stave Off Dementia

Dreamstime From Newsmax Have you been socially and economically “upwardly mobile” through your life? If so, you may be doing your brain health a big favor, new Japanese research suggests. Folks who scored high in terms of “climbing the ladder”…

RBC Race for the Kids raises over $22k

Cayman: RBC Race for the Kids raises over $22k for children and youth mental health services GRAND CAYMAN, May 24, 2024 — RBC Royal Bank (Cayman) Limited raised over USD 22,000 forthe Alex Panton Foundation’s (APF) Financial Assistance Programme, which…

Cayman: DEH Operations on Discovery Day  2024

Grand Cayman, May 16, 2024 – The Department of Environmental Health (DEH) is advising the public of the early closure of the George Town Landfill operation on Discovery Day, Monday, May 20, 2024. The George Town Landfill will close at 1:00…

Cayman: Medical Donation Made to Bay Islands Following Multi-Agency Collaboration

Representatives from the Bay Island Roatan Hospital Relief Committee, MPs, private sector partners and other government officials await departure for Roatan, Honduras to present approximately CI$80k of medical supplies to the people of Honduras. (Credit: Paul Tibbetts) (Grand Cayman, 16…

Just Released from CAP Press: Optimizing Patient Care Through Continuous Quality Improvement

College of American Pathologists Northfield, Ill. (May 15, 2024) — Quality Management in Clinical Laboratories: Optimizing Patient Care Through Continuous Quality Improvement, is the newest release from CAP Press. This second edition book includes ten free-standing chapters, covering everything from laboratory staff…