Asafa launches online fitness programme

Former 100m world record holder and current Guinness record holder for the most sub-10 runs, Asafa Powell, has launched a fitness membership platform to...

150,000 J’cans have kidney disease; up to $80,000 weekly for treatment

Up to 150,000 Jamaicans are afflicted by some form of kidney disease, Health and Wellness Minister, Dr Christopher Tufton has indicated. The number includes those...

God’s grace and mercy brought Dalmae Dyer through breast cancer

DALMAE Dyer is a devout Christian, and when she was told that she had a rare form of breast cancer and she needed to...

Mental-health crisis out west

The tripling of mental-health cases in western Jamaica over the last 18 years has prompted Health and Wellness Minister Dr Christopher Tufton to call...

He is only 23 and has stage four colon cancer

Nine years ago, Matthew Gordon suffered the pain of losing his father to colon cancer. Now, the 23-year-old's life is being threatened by the...

Don’t let fear win, says breast cancer survivor Sandra Samuels

"Do not let fear win." These are the sobering words of a 19-year breast cancer survivor who is living proof that self examination and a...

Optimistic Genie is kicking cancer to the kerb

EVERYBODY calls her Genie — a name that aptly describes the optimistic, bubbly spirit that Hygena Reid uses to light up every room that...

Mental-health issues: not a respecter of man

“Oh please! You’re an A-student, you’re pretty, you’re a cheerleader, you have all the cute guys running you down; you have nothing to bother...

The Health Benefits of Noni

Jamaicans have utilized the land’s natural botanical gifts for generations in traditional medicine practices and embraced the properties of new plants as they were...

Partnerships for cancer care

WITH its mobile mammography unit out of service, the Jamaica Cancer Society (JCS) has forged partnerships with private radiology centres across the country to...

Follow us

0FansLike
0FollowersFollow
14,000SubscribersSubscribe

Latest news

Close