July 4, 2022

September is Recovery Month in the Cayman Islands

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GRAND CAYMAN (GIS) – The Department of Counselling Services (DCS) is observing Recovery Month during September. This year’s theme “Join the Voices for Recovery: Invest in Health, Home, Purpose, and Community,” explores how integrated care, a strong community, sense of purpose, and leadership contributes to effective treatments that sustain the recovery of persons with mental […]

STOOD UP Fair

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STOOD UP Fair Entries Say Don’t Stand By The STOOD UP Fair got underway on Saturday, 21 October 2017 attracting dozens of students from across Grand Cayman. The anti-bullying fair, which was planned by the Department of Counselling Services’ (DCS) Family Resource Centre in partnership with Hurley’s Media, Rotary Sunrise, Dart and local author Paul […]

Flying after diving

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From Cayman Health Breathing compressed gas increases the amount of dissolved inert gas in the body. For this reason, scuba diving always carries the risk for decompression sickness (DCS), a condition popularly known as “the bends.” DCS is caused by the uncontrolled release of gas from the tissues during or after surfacing, and symptoms can […]

Isle of Man: Plans for major bank shake-up

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From IOM Today UK banking groups are drawing up detailed plans on how they are to restructure their operations in the island. Treasury Minister Eddie Teare was quizzed in the House of Keys over what action his department would take to address issues raised by the recent Vickers report. The Vickers report, commissioned in the […]