Govt, NGO team up to tackle drug misuse among adolescent population

The Government and a non-governmental organisation (NGO) have teamed up this week in a training programme to help tackle drug...

Govt. ramps up spending to eradicate HIV/AIDS

The Government of Guyana is not only intent on providing the best health care for victims of HIV/AIDS but also...

Food & Drugs Dept. calls on water processing factories to obtain valid licence for...

The Government Analyst-Food and Drugs Department is calling on all water processing factories to conform to all the department’s requirements...

Int’l Children’s Heart Foundation conducts 23 heart surgeries

The International Children’s Heart Foundation (ICHF) has performed another 23 surgeries on infants and adults as part of its latest...

Guyana to establish homestead settlement area for fleeing Venezuelans – Citizenship Minister

Minister of Citizenship, Winston Felix, today, said plans are in motion for the establishment of a homestead settlement area for...

GPHC opens Critical Paediatric Care Unit

The Paediatric Critical Care Unit (PICU) at the Georgetown Public Hospital was officially declared open today by Minister of Public...

Resident laments Woodlands Hospital’s continued improper disposal of bio-hazardous waste

A frustrated resident, who lives within close proximity to the Woodlands Hospital, is seeking the Heath Ministry’s invention over the...

GPHC conducts first successful paired-exchange kidney transplant surgeries

Two men now have a new lease on life after successful kidney transplant surgeries were completed on them at the...

Blood bank in dire need of blood, issues call for donations

The National Blood Transfusion Services (NBTS) is in dire need of blood. It is therefore calling on persons to donate...

GHPC records 119 neonatal deaths in one year

The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) has record 119 neonatal deaths during the period June 1 2017, to June 30;...

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