New virus on the rise in China: How worried should Jamaicans be?
A new form of viral pneumonia has been spreading throughout central China, having to date (January 21) claimed the lives of four p...
Jan 21, 2020
Health Ministry to unveil national wellness agenda
Minister of Health and Wellness Dr. Christopher Tufton says the ministry is to roll out its wellness agenda soon. “It includes a...
Jan 18, 2020
Tufton: ‘Please, don’t attack vector-control workers’
As the Government intensifies the drive to reduce the spread of mosquito-borne diseases, Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Chris...
by BUZZ Contributor
Jan 17, 2020
Dengue kills 81 Jamaicans
More than 81 Jamaicans have died in the worst dengue fever outbreak to have hit the island in a generation. Of that amount 64 were...
Jan 16, 2020
Construction of new ward to begin at Bustamante Hospital for Children this year
Construction of a 20 to 25-bed ward at the Bustamante Hospital for Children in Kingston is to commence this year. The two-storey s...
Jan 15, 2020
Health Minister wants Jamaicans to protect themselves during flu season
Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Christopher Tufton, is calling on Jamaicans to take care of themselves this flu season. During...
Jan 14, 2020
Jamaicans encouraged to participate in national dengue eradication drive
The Government is calling on households across the island to participate in the upcoming national clean-up days later this month, ...
Jan 11, 2020
Ten children benefitting from cardiac surgery at children’s hospital
The health ministry says 10 children who suffer from heart-related diseases are currently benefitting from life-saving surgeries. ...
by BUZZ Writer
Jan 09, 2020
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