Two more fatalities take COVID-19 death count to 877

The Ministry of Health has informed that as of October 18, 2021, two more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have...

COVID-19: ‘Slight’ decrease in cases in Region Four, but increase in Three, Two, and...

As COVID-19 continues to wreak havoc at home and abroad, Guyana’s Health Minister, Dr. Frank Anthony is urging citizens to be cautious since three...

Health Ministry partners with RAD-AID to expand Guyana’s radiology capabilities

The Health Ministry is partnering with a nonprofit organization, RAD-AID International, to increase and improve radiology capabilities and services in Guyana. The collaboration entails...

COVID-19: Vaccine hesitancy high among HIV population; Minister assures jabs are safe

There is a high level of COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy among people living with HIV in Guyana, Health Minister Dr. Frank Anthony disclosed today. He...

Lethem Regional Hospital now a SMART facility; President Ali commits to its further enhancement

Residents in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) can now easily access quality healthcare services as the Lethem Regional Hospital was on Friday recommissioned...

Citizens, businesses must embrace new culture of safety to combat COVID-19 – Minister

With over 800 COVID-19 related deaths and more than 3,700 active cases in Guyana, citizens and businesses must embrace a new culture of safety...

Three more fatalities take COVID-19 death count to 851

Three more persons who tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) have died. This takes the total number of deaths from the pandemic to...

Guyana needs to double current vaccination rate to achieve herd immunity

For Guyana to achieve herd immunity against the COVID-19 virus, it must fully vaccinate between 80 and 90 percent of its adult population, says...

COVID-19: Sixteen Pregnant women hospitalised; Region Four accounts for over 48% of deaths

Health Minister, Dr Anthony reported today that there are 124 persons hospitalised with the COVID-19 virus. There are 88 patients alone at the Infectious...

Benefits of Covid-19 vaccine for pregnant and breastfeeding women outweigh side effects ─ Minister...

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, is again calling on pregnant and breastfeeding women to get vaccinated against Covid-19 as the benefits of taking...

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