Health & Wellness

Dr Christopher Tufton

Cornwall Regional Hospital Fumes Issue Leaves Patients Scrambled

St James, Jamaica (McN) – Cornwall Regional Hospital, the largest public Western Jamaica Hospital, providing low-cost healthcare services to Trelawney, St. James, Hanover and Westmoreland; has temporarily relocated some of its’ medical care, due to unbearable fumes; leaving patients scattered. The fumes plaguing the air at Cornwall Regional Hospital, in St James have left patients confused […]

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Five primary school students in Trinidad and Tobago test positive for HIV

PORT OF SPAIN, Trinidad (CMC) — At least five primary school students have tested positive for the HIV virus and several others have engaged in sexual activities “willingly” Parliamentarians in Trinidad and Tobago have been told. Appearing before a Joint Select Committee (JSC) of Parliament on Wednesday, officials from the Ministries of Education and Health […]

Dr Christopher Tufton

Pressure mounting at Cornwall Regional Hospital Over Noxious Fumes

St. James, Jamaica (McN) Pressure is mounting on the management of Cornwall Regional Hospital to eliminate the noxious fumes which have forced the relocation of offices and outpatients from the first to third floor of the facility. The Jamaica Workers Union (JWU), which represents several categories of employees at Cornwall Regional, including patient care assistants, […]

Cayenne-Pepper

“A Healthy You” with DJ Amber – Healing for Minor and Major Illnesses

About: “A healthy you” “A healthy you” is a weekly Wednesday commentary post on www.mckoysnews.com, where Amber Crowl [Radio Personality, Host, Writer and activist] shares health, and natural healing using foods, herbs and things of nature to heal illnesses… Dj amber welcomes your talk back options and conversions, and comments on Mckoy’s News. Log on at […]

Condoms

USAID gives Antenatal Clinics 1.5 mil Condoms to fight Zika Virus

Kingston, Jamaica (McN) – The United States Agency for International Development (USAID), donated 1.5 million condoms to the National Family Planning Board-Sexual Health Agency. The USAID donated 1.5 million condoms for free distribution at Jamaica’s antenatal clinics, with aim to reduce the risk of sexual transmission of the Zika virus to pregnant women. On Wednesday, […]

Cockroach removed from Woman's Head

Doctors remove large live cockroach from woman’s head in India

CHENNAI, India –  After a long day at work, Selvi (42) hit the bed soon and was fast asleep when a weird sensation woke her up around midnight on Tuesday. She felt that some insect had crawled up her nose. Dragging her son-in-law along, she immediately went to the nearest clinic and then to another, […]

14-Y-O GIRL'S 'RUDE PICS' POSTED IN REVENGE; YOUR DAD RAPE ME

UN Proposes Jamaica Makes Oral Sex, Anal Sex Legal Intercourse

Kingston, Jamaica (Mckoy’s News) – UN Proposes Jamaica Makes Oral Sex and Anal Sex Legal. The United Nation gives government committee a proposal recommending that Jamaican government make an adjustment to its legal definition of sexual intercourse to include other sexual acts. In a Proposal to the Jamaican Government, the United Nations (UN) directs that Parliament redefines legal […]

A Healthy You - Natural Healing Commentary With Dj Amber

“A Healthy You” with DJ Amber – Healing for Minor an Major Illnesses

About: “A healthy you” “A healthy you” is a weekly Wednesday commentary post on www.mckoysnews.com, where Amber Crowl [Radio Personality, Host, Writer and activist] shares health, and natural healing using foods, herbs and things of nature to heal illnesses… Dj amber welcomes your talk back options and conversions, and comments on Mckoy’s News. Log on at […]

Antibiotics

Deadly Superbug Infection Resistant Approved Antibiotics

What You Need to Know About the Deadly Superbug Infection Resistant to All FDA-Approved Antibiotics The rise of drug-resistant bacterial superbugs have been a concern of public health officials for years, but the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has reported a worse-case scenario — a woman with a bacterial infection that was resistant […]

Your Baby

Zika Virus Hits Jamaica – First Microcephaly Baby Born

Kingston, Jamaica (McN) – As per confirmation from the Jamaica Ministry of Health, a baby born in December 2016, at the Victoria Jubilee Hospital in Kingston is confirmed as diagnosed with microcephaly, linking to the Zika virus as the cause. According to chief medical office Dr. Winston De La Haye, the mother of the baby is said to […]

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12-Year-Old Girl Live-Streams Her Suicide After Alleging Sexual Abuse

An investigation into a 12-year-old girl’s sexual abuse allegations took a tragic turn in late December when she live-streamed her suicide outside her family’s home, multiple media outlets report. Katelyn Nicole Davis filmed her death by hanging on Dec. 30. In the video, taken in the front yard of her home in Cedartown, Georgia, Katelyn alleged she was […]

Bustamante Hospital for Children

Prime Minister signs deal to build Children Hospital in Western Jamaica

The Government’s long-promised plan to establish a children’s hospital in Western Jamaica is about to become a reality with the Andrew Holness administration set to sign a deal with the Chinese Government for the Western Children’s Hospital Project. The Ministry of Health has advised that an agreement is to be inked on Monday for the […]