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Project launched to standardise testing for renal marker

- Local medical technologists and laboratories will benefit from a one year training project which has the primary aim of standardising  reporting of 'estimated-Glomerular...

Multi – million dollar Jagan Dental Center to advance medical tourism

  -   The Jagan Dental Center was officially commissioned on Tuesday evening (October 8) and boasts of advancing Guyana’s medical tourism. With the attendance of...

Medical Technologist launches new testing facility

- Guyanese will soon have access to the services provided by a new medical testing facility in Georgetown called QualiTEST. The brand was...

What sexual satisfaction really means to 6 women

- What does "sexual satisfaction" actually mean? A study published in the September 2013 issue of The Journal of Sex Research sought to answer that question....

International Heart Foundation to provide free pediatric surgeries

- The Georgetown Public Hospital will be partnering with the International Children Heart Foundation to offer Pediatric cardiac surgery and care. In addition, the...

Children born to mothers under 30 are more likely to die

- Children born to mothers under 30 are more likely to die than those born to older mums, a report on child deaths in...

Dr. Oz: What the color of your tongue can tell you about your health

By Dr. Mehmet Oz - Your body has clever ways of signaling health trouble. Here's a guide to what your hue says about you....

Health Conference underway to address issues affecting youth development

The National Aids Programme Secretariat (NAPS) is hosting a youth health conference aimed at addressing health issues affecting young people and their development. The two...

Balwant Singh Hospital now equipped to do open heart surgery

The Balwant Singh Hospital is now equipped to conduct cardiac surgery including open heart surgery on children. This development will ease the burden of...

NAPS launches 7 year plan to eliminate HIV

A new seven year plan aimed at eliminating HIV in Guyana has been launched by the National Aids Programme Secretariat (NAPS) today, titled “HIVision...

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Eyewitness: Of Reports and omissions…

…from ERC With great fanfare, the Ethnic Relations Commission (ERC) was created out of the Constitutional Reform process – precipitated by the PNC bludgeoning the...

Renewed global effort needed to fight climate change—President Ali

President Dr Irfaan Ali today called for a renewed global effort in the fight against climate change to meet the goal of the Paris...

2 more women die from Covid; 36 in ICU

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has announced that as September 21, 2021, two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have...

Guyana will work to eradicate all forms of racism – President Ali in address...

President Dr Irfaan Ali has pledged that his Government will work to eradicate all forms of racism. The Guyanese Head of State made this commitment,...

Guyana and Colombia commit to improved bilateral ties

President Dr Irfaan Ali said that Guyana and fellow South American country, Colombia today made a commitment to strengthen bilateral ties. The Head of State...

No vaccinated-related deaths at Palms Facility – Ministry rejects untruths peddled by Opposition

Statement from the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security It has come to the Ministry of Human Services and Social Security's attention that deliberate...

Family debunks Police’s report on Leopold St shooting, calls for proper probe

Family members of the two robbery suspects who were arrested by police at Leopold Street, Georgetown are debunking the police's account of the events...

Persons with Disabilities to benefit from Govt’s block making initiative

The Ministry of Housing and Water and the Central Housing and Planning Authority in collaboration with the Ministry of Tourism and the Guyana National...

Delta surge: No total border closure; priority to build capacity to treat infected patients...

Whilst admitting with full certainty that the Delta variant is circulating in Guyana, Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony ruled out the possibility of completely...

Pres. Ali discusses Venezuela border controversy, electoral reform with OAS Secretary General

President Dr. Irfaan Ali and several members of his Government held a productive meeting with the Secretary-General of the Organization of American States (OAS),...