June 30, 2022

Despite overall drop in new infections this week, pandemic continues to challenge health care workers in the Americas

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PAHO warns that recent surge in COVID-19 cases has overburdened struggling systems. Countries must urgently increase staff and training and prioritize health care workers for vaccination.  Washington D.C., 9 February 2022 (PAHO) – While cases of COVID-19 fell by a third in the Americas this week, health care workers continue to face challenging conditions due to […]

Tonnes of COVID−19 health care waste expose urgent need to improve waste management systems

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Geneva, 1 February 2022 – Tens of thousands of tonnes of extra medical waste from the response to the COVID-19 pandemic has put tremendous strain on health care waste management systems around the world, threatening human and environmental health and exposing a dire need to improve waste management practices, according to a new WHO report.   The WHO […]

Can CBD help to enhance the performance Of Aerobic Dancers?

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Dance is the art of story-telling through movements and expression. Not only that, dance is the best fitness activity to stay healthy. Aerobic Dance is one such fitness activity that has gained much popularity. It includes a lot of energy and stamina as it is more tiring than just dancing. It requires dancing moves that […]

Can White Borneo Kratom beat exam fear?

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One of the most common questions among any student taking their exams is how to overcome the fear of exams? Are you one among them? Have you been visualizing a bleak picture of your results? If yes, your cynical disposition might affect the other areas of your body. One way to avoid all these is […]

5 Health benefits of Kratom for athletes

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Introduction Kratom is the best natural product. The alkaloids present in the compound are effective in dealing with numerous diseases. For this reason, it is becoming the first choice of people to help them overcome a wide range of health problems. A recent study shows that green horn Kratom is highly effective in helping people […]

WHO Director−General’s opening remarks at the media briefing on COVID−19 — 18 January 2022

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The volcanic eruption near Tonga and subsequent tsunami requires an urgent response. With telecommunications down, WHO is on the ground in Tonga helping coordinate the response by channelling information between UN agencies, humanitarian partners and the Tongan government.   Omicron continues to sweep the world. Last week, there were more than 18 million reported cases. […]

As COVID-19 cases nearly double in the Americas, health workers must be protected, PAHO says

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Vaccination, testing of symptomatic individuals, and ensuring health workers are among first in line for additional vaccine doses are key to safeguard health systems. Washington D.C. 12 January 2022 (PAHO) – With COVID-19 infections accelerating in the Americas and the detection of the Omicron variant in at least 42 countries and territories in the region, […]

As COVID-19 cases nearly double in the Americas, health workers must be protected, PAHO says

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Vaccination, testing of symptomatic individuals, and ensuring health workers are among first in line for additional vaccine doses are key to safeguard health systems. Washington D.C. 12 January 2022 (PAHO) – With COVID-19 infections accelerating in the Americas and the detection of the Omicron variant in at least 42 countries and territories in the region, the […]

UPDATE: Cayman – RCIPS Requests Public Assistance to Locate Missing Woman and Infant – FOUND

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From RCIPS UPDATE – 31 December 2021: Karen Vanessa Osegura and her daughter, who were reported missing yesterday, Thursday, 30 December, have been located and both appear to be in good health. The RCIPS thanks the public for their assistance in this matter. Original Story Karen Vanessa Osegura-Bodden, age 39, a Caymanian of Honduran origin, last […]

COVID-19 cases increase 50% in the Americas in the last week

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The region reports the biggest rise in cases worldwide with the holiday period set to drive up numbers, PAHO warns, urging countries to continue vaccination campaigns and implementation of public health measures Washington D.C. 29 December 2021 (PAHO) – Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) data show that COVID-19 cases increased 50% and deaths 11% in the region […]