Caribbean Health and Wellness News

  • It’s official – We are the sickest nation on the planet 18 Apr 2019 04:37 Citizen South Africans are the world’s unhealthiest nation, with the critically ill status of the public health system being fingered as the main reason for the poor state of citizens’ mental and physical health. The latest Indigo Wellness Index is one of the …
  • Sorority serves Severn with free food, haircuts and more 17 Apr 2019 18:17 CapitalGazette.com The North Arundel County Alumnae Chapter (NACAC) Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc., (DST) recently hosted its inaugural Regional Day of Service at Van Bokkelen Elementary School on Reece Road in Severn. Lifting Up Our Neighbors was a collaboration of more …
  • Wellness coach to host free workshop 10 Apr 2019 11:45 Brandon Sun Joyce Odidison has travelled all over the world teaching people how to take control of their own health and well-being. From Asia, throughout North America, the Caribbean and Europe, the wellness coach has shared her tips and tricks to living the best life …
  • Medical Marijuana, Inc. Portfolio Companies Partner with Mr. Checkout 28 Mar 2019 01:53 Medicalmarijuanainc International distribution leader signs with Phyto Animal Health and HempMeds to increase reach of the companies’ CBD products. Two of Medical Marijuana, Inc.’s portfolio companies, HempMeds® and Phyto Animal Health, have signed agreements with Mr. …
  • 87 percent of Barbadians will die from non-communicable diseases by 2030: CMO 11 Mar 2019 19:51 St. Lucia News Online  Share This On: Overweight woman BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Mar 11, CMC – Chief Medical Officer Dr. Kenneth George is warning that by 2030 an estimated 87 per cent of Barbadians will die from non-communicable diseases (NCD) and that the authorities are devising …
  • Election special: what you need to know for the 2019/20 SFSS elections 11 Mar 2019 18:36 Peak Compiled by: Michelle Gomez and Henry Tran The Simon Fraser Student Society (SFSS) elections are upon us once again. The Peak is here to break down candidate platforms and debates so you can make an informed decision come voting period, which will take …
  • Barbados Tourism had Solid 2018 performance with Strategic Marketing 09 Mar 2019 22:45 South Florida Caribbean News Strategic marketing initiatives and increased airlift led to 2.7% growth in arrivals in Barbados Tourism BRIDGETOWN, Barbados – CEO of the Barbados Tourism Marketing Inc. (BTMI), William ‘Billy’ Griffith, has revealed that Barbados enjoyed a 2.7% increase …
  • Linton outlines development plans for a UWP government 28 Feb 2019 17:45 Dominica News Online Linton addresses UWP news conference The United Workers Party (UWP) is promising a new sustainable Nature Island Economy with agriculture, tourism, renewable energy, ICT, the cultural industries and a water industry as the major pillars, if it becomes …
  • Grenada’s Tourism Sector Soars with Increased Airlift and New Development 05 Feb 2019 04:07 South Florida Caribbean News The three-island destination boasts industry, hotel and tour updates St. George’s, Grenada – Pure Grenada, the Spice of the Caribbean, recorded more than 500,000 visitor arrivals in 2018, a historic number that proves the three-island destination’s tourism …
  • Tourism surpasses expectations in 2019 says DDA’s Colin Piper 23 Jan 2019 06:21 Dominica News Online Colin Piper was providing an update on Dominica’s tourism industry. File photo Director of Tourism, Colin Piper, has said that despite the fact that 2018 was a challenging year, Dominica’s tourism industry surpassed its expectations and received …
  • St. Lucia monitoring increases of measles in Europe, Caribbean 21 Jan 2019 16:58 St. Lucia News Online  Share This On: (CMC) – St. Lucia says it is closely monitoring increased cases of measles in Europe, the Americas and the Caribbean region. Acting National Epidemiologist Dr. Michelle Francois said that while the island has been free of local transmission …
  • RJRGLEANER Honour Awards | For Business (Special Award): Richard Pandohie - Lauding Seprod's point man 21 Jan 2019 09:51 Jamaica Gleaner Chief executive officer of the SEPROD Group of Companies, Richard Rohan Pandohie, was on a natural high when the RJRGLEANER Communications Group news team turned up at his corporate office on Wednesday, January 2. It was the fourth anniversary of his …