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October 1, 2018

Archives for October 2018

Hospital goes pink for breast cancer

Source: The Royal Gazette King Edward VII Memorial Hospital is under a pink glow to raise awareness for breast cancer this month. The Mammography Department filter and Acute Care… Link: Hospital goes pink for breast cancer

Licensing Authority requires proof of address

Source: Nation Newspaper The Barbados Licensing Authority and the Ministry of Transport, Works and Maintenance advises the public that effective today, October 1, proof of address will be… Link: Licensing Authority requires proof of address

Ask Your Doctor: DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS

Source: The Anguillian     Deep vein thrombosis (DVT), also referred to as ‘clots in the legs’, can be a very serious medical disorder especially if blood clots… Link: Ask Your Doctor: DEEP VEIN THROMBOSIS

Police Appeal: Help Locate 16-Year-Old

Source: Bernews The police asking for the public’s assistance in locating 16-year-old Jahzyah Hayward, who was last seen on Saturday. A police spokesperson said, “Police are asking… Link: Police Appeal: Help Locate 16-Year-Old

RBDF Medical Staff conducts First Aid and CPR Training

Source: Bahamas Weekly Sixty Marines from the Bahamas Defence Force (RBDF) are better equipped to render medical assistance to those in need after recently completing the American Heart… Link: RBDF Medical Staff conducts First Aid and CPR Training

Belize continues to lament Guatemala’s territorial claim  

Source: Nation Newspaper UNITED NATIONS – Thirty-seven years after obtaining its independence from Britain, Belize is still lamenting Guatemala’s territorial claim to parts of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM) member-country…. Link: Belize continues to lament Guatemala’s territorial claim  

KEMH Glows Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness

Source: Bernews Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] is celebrating Breast Cancer Awareness Month this October with events and awareness campaigns organised by the Mammography Department. BHB said they… Link: KEMH Glows Pink For Breast Cancer Awareness

PLP Women’s Caucus Host ‘Women in Politics’

Source: Bernews The PLP Women’s Caucus hosted a Women’s forum called ‘Women in Politics’ on Saturday, with Caucus Chair Alexa Lightbourne saying it was an “overwhelming success.” Moderated… Link: PLP Women’s Caucus Host ‘Women in Politics’

Cannonier: Economic Recovery Has ‘Stalled’

Source: Bernews “An economic recovery which started under the One Bermuda Alliance has stalled and Bermuda now risks going backwards,” according to the Opposition Leader Craig Cannonier.… Link: Cannonier: Economic Recovery Has ‘Stalled’

Suspended B.U.T Officers To Appeal

Source: Jones Bahamas Three of the four suspended executives  of the Bahamas Union of Teachers intend to appeal their  suspensions from that body. President of the Union Mrs.… Link: Suspended B.U.T Officers To Appeal

Gag Order In Shane Gibson’s Case

Source: Jones Bahamas A gag order has been put in place  on the high-profile extortion and bribery case of former Progressive Liberal Party Cabinet Minister, Shane Gibson. Supreme… Link: Gag Order In Shane Gibson’s Case

Wheelchair bound mother alleges police brutality

Source: Jones Bahamas A  50 – year – old  wheel-chair bound  mother is suing the government and the Royal Bahamas Police Force  for police brutality.  Eloise Canter of… Link: Wheelchair bound mother alleges police brutality

SENIOR PHYSICIANS FEEL DISRESPECTED

Source: Jones Bahamas Consultant  Physicians  with the  Public  Hospitals Authority say  they  are not respected in the process of seeking better salaries and working conditions. Following a walk… Link: SENIOR PHYSICIANS FEEL DISRESPECTED