Newsline Health (March 11)

Newsline Health (March 11)

Recent news that an HIV-positive man in London `has been functionally cured of the disease has been welcomed by regional and international health officials. In the Caribbean, public health officials say they are well on the way to achieving the 90-90-90 target – an ambitious goal for treatment for all,...

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Newsline Health (March 4)

Newsline Health (March 4)

This week we begin with a look at a condition that affects the reproductive health of millions of women worldwide. Endometriosis is said to affect one in ten women globally. It is a condition where the lining of the uterus, or the endometrium, is found in other parts of the...

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Newsline Health (February 25)

Newsline Health (February 25)

A group of investors from Europe and the French Caribbean have been exploring the possibility of providing medical evacuation services to the English speaking Caribbean. The initiative is being spearheaded by president of the Guadeloupe-based Caribbean Aviation Centre for Excellence, Lucien Plaisance. He told (CMC) he received positive feedback from...

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Newsline Health (February 18)

Newsline Health (February 18)

A new report from the Pan American Health Organisation says non-communicable diseases are the leading cause of death in the Americas. *** The Bahamas has launched a campaign to protect its citizens against Dengue Fever. *** As mental health illness gains more recognition around the region, Guyana’s Department of Health...

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Newsline Health (February 11)

Newsline Health (February 11)

Reproductive health specialists in Belize are reporting progress in their efforts to reduce the cases of cervical cancer. This is one of the most common forms of cancer affecting women across the Caribbean. For the past 15 years the Belize Family Life Association has been offering an advanced screening for...

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Coalition Corner S1E05

Coalition Corner S1E05

In the financial episode of this Season of Coalition Corner we zoom in on Financing the Response. As Global Funding dwindles, stakeholders in the regional HIV response need to find other ways to fund their efforts. In this episode the issue is discussed in a frank manner which looks at...

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