• Wilson prioritises ‘ageing well’ strategy

    Wilson prioritises ‘ageing well’ strategy

    An official guardian for vulnerable elderly people is high on the agenda, new Minister for Health Kim Wilson promised yesterday.

    Ms Wilson said an Office of the Public Guardian was on the cards and told a meeting “watch this...

  • BHB launches island-wide asthma campaign

    BHB launches island-wide asthma campaign

    An island-wide campaign has been launched to help people with asthma take control of the condition.

    Blue “quick...

    • Sep 19, 2017 2:43 pm
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  • Sugar tax can lead to ‘healthier diets’

    Sugar tax can lead to ‘healthier diets’

    Research has shown that a tax on sugary non-nutritious foods cuts consumption, according to Bermuda’s chief medical...

    • Sep 19, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Boost for dementia patients

    Boost for dementia patients

    Two clinical nurse educators have become certified dementia independent trainers at the Bermuda Hospitals Board.

    Tamra...

    • Sep 14, 2017 3:36 pm
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  • Staff shortage forces closure of UCC

    Staff shortage forces closure of UCC

    The Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre will be closed this weekend due to a staffing shortage.

    The fast-track service at the...

    • Sep 14, 2017 1:12 pm
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  • ‘Sugar tax may hit businesses and jobs’

    ‘Sugar tax may hit businesses and jobs’

    A proposed sugar tax should not concentrate on sodas, the head of an island soft drinks distributor said yesterday.

    • Sep 13, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Male nurse living his dream

    Male nurse living his dream

    Waleed Lightbourne always wanted to be a nurse.

    His mother worked as a nurses’ aide for more than four decades and the...

    • Sep 13, 2017 5:16 pm
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  • Transplant surgeon to speak at dinner

    Transplant surgeon to speak at dinner

    Bermuda Healthcare Services and Brown-Darrell Clinic will be hosting its quarterly “Docs for Dinner” event at Café Lido...

    • Sep 13, 2017 1:32 pm
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  • Diabetes association welcomes sugar tax

    Diabetes association welcomes sugar tax

    A tax on sugar introduced in Mexico in 2013 cut sales of sodas by 12 per cent — now the Bermuda Diabetes Association hopes a...

    • Sep 13, 2017 8:00 am
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  • Health centre to shut early on Thursday

    Health centre to shut early on Thursday

    Services will be interrupted at Hamilton Health Centre on Victoria Street on Thursday afternoon.

    The Department of...

    • Sep 12, 2017 1:54 pm
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  • First 3-D mammography service launches

    First 3-D mammography service launches

    A new service that makes breast cancer easier to detect has been launched by Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre.

    Digital...

    • Sep 11, 2017 11:46 am
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