Shortage of TB drugs addressed with emergency supplies

Although recently faced with a shortage of tuberculosis (TB) medication, the Ministry of Public Health has assured that there is currently no cause for...

Nurses continue to risk their lives to safeguard us from COVID-19 says Chief Nursing...

As Guyana joins with the rest of the world today to commemorate International Nurses Day (IND), Linda Johnson, Chief Nursing Officer highlights that nurses...

COVID-19: One new case recorded; total now 94

Guyana has recorded one new COVID-19 case; taking the total number to confirmed cases to 94. This is according to the Ministry of Public...

COVID-19 pandemic prompts NGO to start “Lets Grow a Kitchen Garden” initiative

The Guyanese Making a Difference Foundation is soon expected to launch its "Lets Grow a Kitchen Garden” initiative, aimed at providing essentials for those...

CARICOM to address migration of Nurses, midwives from the Caribbean

The call for urgent action to address the migration of nurses and midwives from the Region was made during the opening of the Forty-Fifth...

Guyana records fifth COVID-19 death

Deryck 'Mad Dog' Jaisingh, a popular drag racer, passes away His death comes hours after the Health Minister reported that the number of cases had...

“Know your status”, says health organisations

Even as the Caribbean and Latin America continue to make strides in the fight against HIV, key international health organisations are calling on people...

Govt. seeking to hide incompetence by reducing number of daily COVID-19 tests- Harmon

Leader of the Opposition, Joseph Harmon has condemned the recent move by the Health Ministry to only provide COVID-19 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) tests...

PAHO underscores importance of nurses to achieving universal healthcare

The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) is calling upon countries to invest in nurses to improve their availability, distribution, and roles in order to...

Special COVID-19 testing site to be set up for HIV patients – Minister

By the end of this week, HIV patients would be able to comfortably and discretely get their COVID-19 vaccinations, Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony...

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