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Choose Laughter with Faye Lippitt

Faye Lippitt is a Canadian journalist living in Grand Cayman with her husband Dr. Greg Lippitt. Together they raised six children in eight years, four of them arrived in pairs, which made for interesting times. To keep her head above water, Faye began writing about the crazy things the children …

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Have you ever thought of what a really good mantra in life would be; one that could pick us up and propel us along quickly?  One that would get us out of the doldrums and wallowing pools long before we get stained with all the mud and debris that we …

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Ask Dr. T

Dear Dr T. Thanks for this forum.  I have been having diarrhoea after I eat beans but cannot understand why this is so. Do I have to stop eating beans or is there something that I can take before I eat them to help with this?  I think I might …

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‘Big Shave’ raises Big Bucks for Childhood Cancer Research

The Wicket Bar in Cricket Square on Friday evening was jam packed as over 1000 people showed up for the fourth annual Hannah’s Heroes Big Shave. The Cayman community showed up to raise funds for the St Baldrick’s Foundation, the largest private funder of childhood cancer research.   118 men, women …

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Hannah’s Heroes anticipates big crowd for ‘Big Shave’

Over 1,000 people are expected to gather at the Wicket in Cricket Square on Friday evening to witness the fourth Annual Hannah’s Heroes Big Shave for the St Baldrick’s Foundation to raise funds for childhood cancer research. Now in its fourth year, the event was conceived by Cayman residents; Gaylene …

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CHF to host Heart Hero Award Luncheon

The Cayman Heart Fund (CHF) will be hosting the first Heart Heroes Award luncheon Friday, November 18, 2016, from 11:30-2pm at the Grand Cayman Marriott Beach Resort. The luncheon will honour a few individuals, in the Cayman Islands, who have survived cardiac problems, and are sharing their stories with the …

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The Superbugs are emerging

  by Dr. Olayinka Adedayo MD, FACP The bacteria superbugs are rapidly emerging and may become a sever threat to global health sooner than expected. Infections come next to cardiovascular disease as a leading cause of death- while antibiotics are among the most commonly prescribed drugs in human medicine. The …

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Ask Dr.T: UTI’s

Dear Dr T. Going to see the doctor is so expensive that often I rather just let things pass but recently I have been having a real serious pain when I urinate.  What are some of the symptoms of a urinary tract infection and are there any home remedies to …

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Just Keep it Moving

So life has got you down in the dumps and you have invited everyone you know to your grand pity party. Your parents didn’t love you and continue to let you down. You were abandoned as a child.  Your best friend just betrayed you with your boyfriend in high school …

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Caymanian college students complete fellowship at Health City

Eighteen Caymanian college students recently completed the inaugural Summer Undergraduate Research Fellowship (SURF) Program at Health City Cayman Islands (HCCI).The SURF Fellows were chosen through a competitive application process and completed their fellowships in June and July. “We were very pleased by the diversity of students,” said Program Organiser of …

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