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Law Enforcement Completes Training to Combat Sexual Assault

Discussions surrounding sex crimes were at the center of a training that concluded today for
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Investigation Clears Northern Regional Hospital of Neglect Allegations

The Ministry of Health and Wellness had ordered that an investigation be launched into allegations
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Surgical Outreach of the Americas Provides Free Surgeries to Patients

60 patients from Punta Gorda, Toledo District received free medical surgeries from Surgical Outreach for
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Caribbean Moves Initiative: Belize Focuses on Improving Workers’ Health

In our continued coverage of the Caribbean Moves initiative that Belize signed onto last week
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Central American Bank Representatives Collaborate with Belize on Health Sector

Representatives of the Central American Bank of Economic Integration (CABEI) are in Belize to work
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Health Minister Ensures KHMH CT Scan Machine Functionality

Minister of Health and Wellness, Kevin Bernard, paid a visit to the Karl Heusner Memorial
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Mother in Need of Medical Assistance Struggles with Health and

A mother of 4 is in dire need of medical help and financial assistance to
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Healing Hands Abroad Provides Free Surgical Care in Belmopan and

Healing Hands Abroad (HHA) has been providing free consultations and surgical care to patients in
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Belizeans in Los Angeles Organize Fundraiser for Vital Medical Equipment

A group of Belizeans in Los Angeles are holding a fundraiser to support a donation
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Belize Red Cross Partners with CARPHA for Mosquito-Based Disease Survey

The Belize Red Cross is teaming up with the Caribbean Public Health Agency to launch
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World Pediatric Project Conducts Neonatal Training in Belize Hospitals

World Pediatric Project partnered with the Ministry of Health and Wellness to conduct a series
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Boledo Sales to Bolster Belize Health System: PM Briceno Forecasts

The Government of Belize is expecting to collect an estimated seventy million dollars from the
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National Healthy Start Eating Program well underway

The National Healthy Start eating program by the Ministry of Education, Culture, science, and technology
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Youth Ambassadors receive exemplary Humanitarian award

The Love Foundation will be awarding two American youth for their humanitarian works for Belize. 
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Belize Tourism Board Teams Up with Hospital for KHMH renovation

The Belize Tourism Board (BTB) is partnering with the Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital (KHMH) to
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Ministry of Health hosts Health Expo in Belize City

The plan to control the sugar intake of students in primary and secondary school is
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Government Sends Warning to Importers of Fake Meds

The government is sending a stern warning to persons involved in the illegal importation of
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Karl Heusner Memorial Hospital Celebrates Milestone: Three Successful Open-Heart Surgeries

It has often been tainted with negative and derogatory remarks, but tonight, the Karl Heusner
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Health Minister Responds to Backlash Over X-Ray Machine Approval: Clarifies

The Minister of Health has responded to criticisms surrounding the Cabinet’s publication of its approval
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Kidney Association of Belize Holds Annual Meeting: Members Gather to

Over the weekend the Kidney Association of Belize held its annual General Meeting in Belize
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Ministry of Health Prepares Expo on Sugary Drink Ban

The Ministry of Health and Wellness is preparing to hold a health and nutrition expo
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MOHW investigates suspected case of meningitis

Health officials say that there is no recent confirmation of a diagnosis of bacterial meningitis. 
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Ministry of Health and Wellness Promotes Workplace Wellness Across Belize

The Ministry of Health and Wellness is promoting wellness in the workplace through a series
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Mystery Surrounds Death of 18-Month-Old Child, Investigation Ongoing

Two young parents are still trying to understand what went wrong on Friday when their
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Belize Receives over 4,000 Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccines

While the Covid-19 is now regarded as just a flu, and the death cases have
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Two Decades of Impact: Medical Group Provides Critical Care to

Each year, dozens of medical groups arrive in the country to provide advanced and tertiary
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Belize Cancer Society Calls for Stronger Collaboration in Fight Against

The Belize Cancer Society is calling for greater collaboration between and among authorities, and the
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Ministry of Health Grants Licenses to Ten New Pharmacists in

This week, ten new pharmacists received licenses from the Ministry of Health and Wellness. The
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World Pediatric Project Conducts Plastic Surgeries for Forty Children in

Around forty children are receiving plastic surgery this week through World Pediatric Project. The organization
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Belize Cancer Society Launches Sticker Campaign for Cervical Cancer Awareness

The Belize Cancer Society- San Ignacio Branch joins the world in commemorating Cervical Cancer Awareness
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U.S. Pediatric Plastic Surgeons to Offer Surgeries in Belize

Pediatric Plastic Surgeons from the United States are coming to Belize on a medical mission
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Healing Hands Abroad to Provide Free Surgical Care in Belmopan

Healing Hands Abroad will be conducting free consultations and surgical care in Belmopan and San
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Health Ministry Secures New CT Scan for KHMH

The Ministry of Health and Wellness is finalizing the procurement of a new CT scan
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Health and Wellness Minister Addresses Medication Concerns

Minister of Health and Wellness Kevin Bernard, says that his ministry has been working on
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Ministry of Health Updates on Pharmaceutical Allocations: Efforts to Improve

Earlier this year, Minister of Health and Wellness Kevin Bernard explained that it is common
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Health Ministry Launches ‘Holiday Don’t Drink and Drive Campaign’ for

The Ministry of Health and Wellness (MoHW), through the National Drug Abuse Control Council (NDACC),
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Belize Introduces Pediatric Pneumococcal Conjugate Vaccine to National Program

The Ministry of Health & Wellness (MOHW) has added a new vaccine, the pediatric pneumococcal
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Authorities monitoring two cases of meningitis in Belmopan

Authorities are keeping a close eye on two cases of meningitis in Belmopan, involving two
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Tourism and Health Sectors Collaborate to Enhance Disease Detection: Strengthening

The tourism and health sectors are teaming up this week to strengthen their cooperation in
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Belize Marks World AIDS Day with Decline in New HIV

New infections of HIV (Human Immunodeficiency Virus) have decreased over the past two years, according
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New Medications and Measures Contribute to Decline in HIV Cases,

According to Dr. Manzanero, the implementation of public health measures geared at lowering HIV rates,
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Health Ministry Issues Recall of Alegro Anti-Allergy Syrup

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has announced a mandatory recall of Alegro (Cetrizine) anti-allergy
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UNICEF Commends Belize’s Community Health Efforts

Health & Nutrition Specialist UNICEF, Sola Oladeji says Belize is doing well in community health
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