Health

FAQ about HPV — Part 1

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

For the month of October Your Health Your Wealth, in partnership with the Ministry of Health, will be discussing the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cancers including cervical cancer. Read More

Caribbean nationals access cutting edge surgical technology, technique in Jamaica

Sunday, October, 7 2018    

GLOBALLY, surgical techniques associated with herniated discs are changing and, according to Surgix Jamaica Limited, Jamaica will not be left behind. Read More

Children, nutrition and high blood pressure

Dr Derrick Aarons | Sunday, September, 30 2018    

HAVE you ever given thought to high blood pressure (hypertension) occurring in children? Did you think high blood pressure only affected adults? Read More

Natural vs chemical skin lightening methods

with Michelle Vernon | Sunday, September, 30 2018    

As a medical aesthetician, I treat c lients on a daily basis with concerns such as discoloration from childhood mosquito bites, recurring acne that leaves scars, hormonal fluctuations that induces melasma as... Read More

Pilates and your hips

Selena DeLeon | Sunday, September, 30 2018    

This is the third in a four-part series that will look at the use of Pilates for alignment of the body.  Read More

Understanding dental risks that come with ageing

by Dr Sharon Robinson | Sunday, September, 30 2018    

WITH regular dental care and good daily habits, you'll likely have your teeth for a lifetime. Read More

HPV vaccine may save your life — Part 2

Sunday, September, 30 2018    

For the month of September, Your Health Your Wealth, in partnership with the Ministry of Health, will be discussing the human papillomavirus (HPV) vaccine, which protects against cancers, including cervical cancer.  Read More

The Ankles and Knees

Selena DeLeon | Sunday, September, 23 2018    

This is the second in a four-part series that will look at the use of Pilates for alignment of the body. Read More

Not all carbs are created equal

BY FITZ-GEORGE RATTRAY | Sunday, September, 23 2018    

 ATHLETES, endurance athletes and active individuals require more protein and carbohydrates, but there is always a debate about how many carbohydrates are needed. Read More

Tooth development

by Dr Sharon Robinson | Sunday, September, 23 2018    

BY the third week after conception, the primitive mouth has formed. Read More

Most nations to miss UN target on chronic diseases — study

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

PARIS, France (AFP) — More than half of all countries will likely fail to hit the UN target of reducing premature deaths from a quartet of chronic diseases by a third before 2030, researchers said last Friday. Read More

Company raises funds for 100 women to do mammograms

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

JOINING the fight against breast cancer two years ago was a no-brainer for Black Ink Marketing & Event Solutions Ltd Chief Executive Officer Maxine Miller-Burkett, after the spouse of one of her employees was diagnosed with the condition at age 32. Read More

Gout: Symptoms and treatment

By Angela Davis | Sunday, September, 23 2018    

GOUT is a common, intensely painful type of arthritis. It typically manifests as a sudden, severe pain that will cause the patient to wake in the middle of the night. Read More

Despite some progress, Alzheimer's fight falling flat

Sunday, September, 23 2018    

PARIS, France (AFP) — It's a devastating disease driving a dementia epidemic ruining tens of millions of lives, but with no new medical treatment since the turn of the century the fight against Alzheimer's is foundering. Read More



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