Health

  • Is Dangriga Hospital Endangering the Residents?

    A release dated June 12, 2017 was only brought to our attention last night which has to do with the disposal of biological waste in southern Belize.  The release comes from...

  • Corruption Sighted at Public Health Clinics

    Ministry of Health officials are putting the public on guard as they have uncovered instances of corruption being carried out by some public health workers.  Earlier this week a release was...

  • Health CEO Says Drug Importers Must Report to Ministry

    One month ago the Director of Health Services, Dr Marvin Manzanero told Love News that the Drug Registry is in the process of being in place and will require the participation...

  • Boom Residents Want Answers and Action

    Several residents of Burrell Boom Village, Belize District called a press brief this morning at the Radisson Fort George Hotel to voice their ongoing concerns over the presence of Bradley’s Boat...

  • NDAAC and Cancer Society Team Up on No Tobacco Day

    Dozens if not hundreds of agencies around the world have subscribed to the No Tobacco Day brought about by the World Health Organization.  World No Tobacco Day is observed annually on...

  • Birth Control Available But Not Being Accessed

    There are several areas that the Ministry of Health is targeting ranging from HIV/AIDS to Pre-term Births to teenage pregnancy.  When it comes to working at lowering the rates of teenage...

  • Belize Sees 28,857 Births From 2012 – 2015

    The World Health Organization has reported that each year there are about fifteen million babies that are born premature; meaning that they are born before the 37th week of gestation.  It...

  • Midwifery – A Thing of the Past

    While health officials are encouraging pregnant women to seek adequate and timely healthcare there is the issue of mid-wifery or traditional birth attendants that the Minisry of Health is in the...

  • 124 Zika Cases Confirmed in Belize

    Between November 2016 and April 2017, the Ministry of Health has sent out five hundred and thirty seven samples to Chetumal for Zika testing.  Of that amount, one hundred and twenty...

  • MoH: Cracking Down on Quality Drugs and Operations

    The development of a national online drug registry is in progress with the objective of having quality and standard medication distributed to consumers in Belize.  It is an endeavour that has...

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