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US and Cuba to host Zika forum in Havana

HAVANA, Cuba, Sep. 4, CMC – Health officials from the United States and Cuba will meet here in November for a two-day forum to focus on the mosquito borne Zika virus.
  • Published in Health

Government to enforce regulations in Zika virus fight

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad, Aug. 26, CMC – Health Minister Terrence Deyalsingh has arranged to meet with public health inspectors to underscore the need to enforce regulations related to the fight against the mosquito borne Zika virus.
  • Published in Health

Grenada providing GBS medicine to St. Vincent and the Grenadines

ST. GEORGE’S, Grenada, Aug 16, CMC – The Grenada government Tuesday said it has been assisting its Caribbean Community (CARICOM) neighbour, St. Vincent and the Grenadines with medication to deal with the Guillain-Barré Syndrome (GBS) that is linked to the mosquito-borne Zika virus.
  • Published in Health

Babies born with microcephaly in Barbados

BRIDGETOWN, Barbados, Aug 9, CMC – The Barbados health authorities Tuesday said they were investigating the cause of microcephaly in two babies delivered at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) this week.
  • Published in Health
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