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Doctors weigh in on Bahamian men€™s health
June 16, 2021
Doctors weigh in on Bahamian men’s health

By:Jhanae Winter
In support of men’s health awareness, doctors give their medical opinion on advice to encourage Bahamian men to better their health, supporting men’s health awareness month.

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Doctor: I was 'disposed' of by hospital authority
May 10, 2021
Doctor: I was 'disposed' of by hospital authority

A YOUNG physician who claimed her contract with the Public Hospitals Authority was changed without notice shortly before she was laid off, said the "unexpected" termination has made her feel "disposed" of and has brought on significant hardships.

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Doctors chief: We can't sit and do nothing
May 05, 2021
Doctors chief: We can't sit and do nothing

WITH COVID-19 cases and deaths growing, the president of the Consultant Physicians Staff Association says modified restrictive measures may work, but "sitting around doing nothing is irresponsible".

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Cleveland Clinic Florida, Doctors Hospital to host Free 'Heart-to-Heart' Webinar with Leading Doctors April 27
April 26, 2021
Cleveland Clinic Florida, Doctors Hospital to host Free 'Heart-to-Heart' Webinar with Leading Doctors April 27

With heart disease still the number one cause of death in The Bahamas, Cleveland Clinic Florida and Doctors Hospital will team up on Tuesday, April 27 to present a free webinar with leading cardiologists.

Called ‘Let’s Have A Heart-to-Heart,’ the webinar will include how to recognize symptoms, the importance of early detection of potential heart failure, impact of COVID on incidences of ...

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Senior doctor concerned over new variant discoveries
April 22, 2021
Senior doctor concerned over new variant discoveries

THE detection of new and more infectious COVID-19 variant strains in the country could lead to "serious implications" that could potentially impact the national vaccination campaign, a senior physician warned yesterday.

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April 13, 2021
GB doctor's vaccine claims: 'No official complaint made to Ministry of Health'

ALTHOUGH a well-known Grand Bahama doctor has claimed his family suffered adverse side effects from the AstraZeneca shot, Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Delon Brennen says there was no official complaint made to the Ministry of Health.

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Upscale community for young professionals: you don't have to be a lawyer or doctor to qualify
April 13, 2021
Upscale community for young professionals: you don't have to be a lawyer or doctor to qualify

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis said the definition of young professionals who will be eligible to buy lots in a proposed upscale community in western New Providence is broad enough to include barbers, plumbers, farmers and many others--not just lawyers or doctors.

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July 02, 2019
Doctors agree a one-two punch most effective in treating gynecologic cancers

In The Bahamas where the rate of new cases of cancer of the cervix is the highest in the Caribbean and nearly twice as high as the global average, experts say a one-two punch is proving most effective in treating the disease. At almost one...

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Grand Bahama Nurse Faces Emotional, Medical Threat, Praises Local Doctor, Cleveland Clinic Florida €œThey Saved my Life€™
February 05, 2021
Grand Bahama Nurse Faces Emotional, Medical Threat, Praises Local Doctor, Cleveland Clinic Florida “They Saved my Life’

There are moments when Daphne Roxbury does not know how she got through it. Two weeks before Hurricane Dorian ravaged Grand Bahama and Abaco, the Registered Nurse who had helped so many others through pain and suffering learned the suspicious area that turned up on an MRI was what she most feared, breast cancer.

She had survived a major surgery for pre-ovarian cancer, diabetes, asthma, a resus...

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Cleveland Clinic and Doctors Hospital Health System Establish Strategic Relationship to Expand and Improve Healthcare Services in The Bahamas
February 01, 2021
Cleveland Clinic and Doctors Hospital Health System Establish Strategic Relationship to Expand and Improve Healthcare Services in The Bahamas

Cleveland Clinic and Doctors Hospital Health System have formed a strategic advisory council with the goal of expanding and improving the delivery of healthcare services in the Bahamas...

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