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Stomach flu study reveals an $18.6 mil burden

BELIZE CITY—The stomach flu has become fairly common—so much so, that the overall economic impact has become astronomical, at an estimated BZ$18.6 million annually,...

Dengue hemorrhagic cases spike on Southside Belize City

BELIZE CITY—Ministry of Health officials confirmed to Amandala today that the incidences of dengue hemorrhagic fever - a severe and potentially deadly form of...

Needy heart patient, 41, seeking medical assistance

BELIZE CITY—Congestive heart failure (CHF), which mainly occurs when the heart is unable to maintain sufficient blood flow to meet the needs of the...

Brain boost from baked and broiled fish

BELIZE CITY—A study released by the University of Pittsburgh, School of Medicine, and publicized on Monday, August 4, 2014, highlights that nutrients in baked...

Cancer boutique for Belizean women

The physical changes that women experience as a result of cancer-fighting procedures can be very difficult to cope with, but the Belize Cancer Society...

Heart disease, cancer and diabetes are top 3 killers

Lifestyle diseases and homicides are top killers in Belize over a 5-year period Official data supplied to Amandala by the Ministry of Health indicate a...
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Mother of missing Alison Mackenzie pleads for her return

I WANT MY DAUGHTER BACK - Cherie Mackenzie, mother of Alison Mackenzie, a tourist visting Belize who went missing, pleads for the return of...

US Tourist missing since Saturday

Missing Person BelIze : in the first instance, US tourist, Paige Rote, 58, told Police that on Friday he was on a tour along...

Roberto Pott raises alarm that Belize Sailing Association is “taking on water.”

BELIZE CITY, Tues. Jan. 14, 2020-- The Belize Sea Scouts has been in existence in Belize since 2004 and functions as a unit within...

Belize says “goodbye” to styrofoam

BELIZE CITY, Thurs. Jan. 16, 2020-- On Tuesday, the Minister of the Environment, Hon. Godwin Hulse, signed off on the Environment Protection (Pollution from...