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Friday, July 19, 2019

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...

300 Guyanese scholars return

Over the past three days, about 300 Cuban trained Guyanese have returned from the spanish speaking island  to serve their country. Over the last two...

Sunday’s Health Tip: The Decline in Male Fertility – Scientists Puzzle Over Declining Sperm...

Are today's young men less fertile than their fathers were? It's a controversy in the fertility field, with some experts raising the alarm over...

Consumers urged to desist from purchasing expired medical products

Only the consumers can bring an end to the sale of expired goods, particularly medical products. This is the view of the former Health Minister...

New Pharmacy, Baby Store commissioned

A new Pharmacy and Baby store was opened today in Barr Street, Kitty. The two establishments were commissioned by Former Minister of Health Dr....

Recent Articles

PPP supporters stage massive protest outside GECOM

A major crowd has gathered outside of the Guyana Elections Commission's (GECOM) Headquarters, demanding respect for the Constitution and the Caribbean Court of Justice...

House-to-House Registration represents “open defiance” by GECOM’s CEO to Constitution, CCJ ruling – Jagdeo

Opposition Leader Bharrat Jagdeo has warned that any attempts to pursue House-to-House registration instead of elections would be in defiance of the pronouncements made...

Man sentenced to 30 years for 2012 murder of reputed wife

Seon Singh, 46, of 9th Field Cummings Lodge, East Coast Demerara was on Thursday sentenced to 30 years imprisonment by Justice James Bovell-Drakes after...

LETTER: Caricom has suddenly become dumb, deaf and blind to Guyana’s current political crisis

Dear Editor, Caricom should ensure that Governments have abiding respect for human rights, the rule and law, and take action to ensure social and economic...

OPINION: The ship of Guyana is sinking

By: Mohabir Anil Nandlall, MP Attorney-at-Law By the time this article is read, a week would have elapsed from the 12 July 2019, when the Caribbean...

Sachin Tendulkar, Allan Donald, Cathryn Fitzpatrick inducted in ICC Hall of Fame

Former India captain Sachin Tendulkar, former South Africa fast bowler Allan Donald and former Australia Women's fast bowler Cathryn Fitzpatrick have become the newest...

Top Cop says probe into Crime Chief’s alleged misconduct ongoing

Commissioner of Police Leslie James has said that the investigations into the damning allegations of corruption against Deputy Police Commissioner and Crime Chief Lyndon...

Powerful earthquake shakes Athens

(Excerpted from BBC) A strong earthquake has shaken the Greek capital of Athens, knocking out phone networks and power in parts of the city. The earthquake...

US-based Guyanese man allegedly stabbed to death by cousin

A US-based Guyanese man was, on Wednesday, allegedly stabbed to death by his cousin during an argument at Gun Hill Apartments in Ithaca, USA. The...

‘We had a good party after one of cricket’s greatest games’ – Martin Guptill

New Zealand's crushing disappointment after the World Cup final against England on Sunday was mitigated by the knowledge that they had played a huge...