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Health City treats St Maarten judge

Retired St. Maarten judge Reuben Essed has received a lifesaving pacemaker for his heart at Health City Cayman Islands. Essed, one of an increasing number of patients from St. Maarten to receive tertiary care at the hospital, has had a preventative pacemaker implanted by doctors at the facility. The retired …

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Medical cannabis to be prescribed

Chrissie Tomlinson Memorial Hospital

Grand Cayman’s CTMH Doctors Hospital & Cayman Pharmacy Group have made a ground breaking medical introduction by acquiring medical cannabis for the treatment of physician selected patients who are resident in the Cayman Islands. The export partner, CanniMed Therapeutics Inc.(CanniMed), a Health Canada authorised licensed producer of pharmaceutical grade cannabis …

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First baby at CTMH

CTMH Doctors Hospital delivered their first baby girl in their newly renovated and exceptionally updated Maternity Ward. Proud parents Daniel and Suneeta Lee were overjoyed when meeting their first child, Aurora Juliet Lee at 9:50 a.m. on April 20. Weighing in at 7 pounds, 3 ounces, Aurora gripped her father’s …

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Health City marks third anniversary

Health City Cayman Islands has treated more than 29,000 patients since it opened three years ago. As Health City celebrates its third anniversary officials at the Joint Commission International-accredited facility are recommitting to its pledge of high quality, affordable healthcare for all, and preparing for a long future of outstanding …

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Cancer screening saves lives

By Lindsey Turnbull A joint presentation between the Cayman Islands Cancer Society and the Miami Cancer Institute (part of Baptist Health, South Florida) focusing on the importance of cancer screening for women brought a packed audience of mainly female guests to Luca restaurant on April 19 to hear a presentation …

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Depression in young discussed

By Lindsey Turnbull Exploring the topic of depression was the theme of a recent seminar hosted by the Health Services Authority to mark World Health Day. Dr Toni-Ann Heron, child psychiatrist at the Health Services Authority, focused on how this illness affected young people. Heron said that people often asked …

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Health City releases conservation report

To coincide with this year’s Earth Day on Saturday, April 22 Health City Cayman Islands has released its 2016 Conservation Report, highlighting results including significantly reduced electricity demands, limited waste output and efficiently recycled rainwater and sewage, culminating in a small environmental footprint for the facility. Health City was built …

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Dr. Tomlinson’s statement on Health City

In response to an enquiry, about the relationship between Health City and Dr. Steve Tomlinson, The Cayman Reporter received the following statement from their CEO and medical services director, Dr. Chandy Abraham. “My relationship as CEO with Dr. Tomlinson over the past few years has been positive. Dr. Tomlinson has …

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Premier marks World Health Day

World Health Day is marked on April 7, the date that the World Health Organization was founded and Cayman Islands Premier Alden McLaughlin made a statement about this significance. He said that this year the theme is Depression: Lets talk. Depression is a very serious matter that can lead to …

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Free health screenings

World Health Day will be observed on April 7 and in observation, as is customary, the Health Services Authority is offering free health screenings for blood sugar and blood pressure. The screenings started on Monday, April 3 and continue until Friday, April 7 at all the district health centres, George …

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