• First 3-D mammography service launches

    First 3-D mammography service launches

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

    Digital breast tomosynthesis or 3-D mammography enables radiologists to see more clearly and is a first for the island.

    BCHC...

  • Specialist surgeon arrives on island

    Specialist surgeon arrives on island

    Abdussalam Musbahi, a prominent British urologist, has joined staff at the Brown-Darrell Clinic.

    The surgeon has...

    • Sep 21, 2017 5:37 pm
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  • ‘Dementia is a ticking time bomb’

    ‘Dementia is a ticking time bomb’

    Bermuda needs a plan to deal with its dementia time bomb, an expert said yesterday.

    Jo-Ann Cousins-Simpson said a...

    • Sep 20, 2017 8:00 am
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  • 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 20, 2017 12:01 am
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  • 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...

    • Sep 19, 2017 8:00 am
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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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