“Fishy” Protection For Four CARICOM Nations

(BROOKLYN, New York) – Four Caribbean countries have done an inventory of the major sources of mercury contamination in their islands, but a great deal of work still needs to be done...

Government Fight To Keep Bajan Nurses At Home

(BROOKLYN, New York): With a shortage of nurses worldwide, the Barbados Government says it is doing all in its power to retain nurses within Barbados. Speaking at the opening of the...

St. Vincent politicians to debate marijuana legislation

Parliament will meet recently for the first reading of three pieces of legislation as the St. Vincent and the Grenadines government continues its efforts to establish a medical marijuana industry. Agriculture and...

Urgent Care Center Opens in East Flatbush, Brooklyn

New State-of-the-Art Urgent Care Center to Hold Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting in East Flatbush, Brooklyn On Thursday, September 6th at 11:00 a.m., Big Apple Urgent Care (BAUC), an independent and physician-owned...

WHO, CARICOM And Grenadian Drinking

An Analysis By Michael Derek Roberts By any and all counts there are more rum shops than churches in some countries in the Caribbean. For centuries, alcohol has been glorified in the region....

SDA’s successful medical mission to ghana

By Carlyle Harry The Seventh Day Adventist’s Action Performance Commitment Medical/Dental team under the leadership of Dr Janice Emanuel McLean, a member of the Christian Fellowship Seventh Day Adventist church in Brooklyn,...

Haiti sees a continual increase in cases of leprosy

Health offcials in Haiti have reported an increase in cases of leprosy across the country. According to figures revealed in a document produced by the Ministry of Public Health and Population, there...

Brookdale’s leader in health care

Khari Edwards propels the message of affordable access to all Tracing his roots to the Caribbean nation of Trinidad and Tobago, Khari Edwards exudes the friendliness and charm associated with the Land...

$700M Health Plan

One Brooklyn Health to attack health disparities By Michael Derek Roberts By any measurement Brooklyn’s Caribbean- American community today faces a myriad of health disparities. Studies show that this community has some...

Arthritis: Exactly What Is It?

By Dr. Ashraf Salem, MD Founder & Chief Medical Officer Brooklyn Urgent Care Center At BROOKLYN URGENT CARE we see many people suffering from various kinds of pain including arthritis on a daily basis....

LATEST NEWS