COVID-19: One New Case In 992 Test Results Received On Thursday, October 29

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The Ministry of Health reported another new case of COVID-19 in the 992 test results received on Thursday (October 29). A spokeswoman said: "This most recent case is classified as imported having arrived on BA 2233 from London on  October 24. "This case is a visitor (non-resident)  who teste... Read more

COVID-19: Four New Positive, 13 Total Active, 198 Cases Reported

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Four new cases of COVID-19 were reported in the latest round of 811 test results - all of them imported cases of residents returning home, bringing the total number of active cases in Bermuda to 13. According to a Government spokesperson, all four residents had pre-departure tests before they cam... Read more

Docs For Dinner Goes Virtual Via Zoom For Next Event

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Docs for Dinner is set to go viral via Zoom for the next quarterly event sponsored by Bermuda Healthcare Services (BHCS) and Brown-Darrell Clinic. The hour-long program on October 29 will feature Infectious Disease experts Dr Kenneth Wener and Dr James Dargin, whose presentation will be on 'Updat... Read more

Bermuda Health Council To Host Live Discussion On ‘Social Disparities in Healthy Food Access’

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Health Council invites you to a Facebook Live discussion with Food Fight Task Force, part of the Social Justice Bermuda Collective to discuss Social Disparities in Healthy Food Access. This live discussion will be streamed to the Health Council's Faceboo... Read more

COVID-19: Four Active Cases, 588 Tests & None Were Positive

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - There were 588 test results received by the Ministry of Health on Wednesday (October 21), and none were positive for COVID-19. Bermuda now has 188 total confirmed positive cases with status as follows: ◊   4 active cases, who are ◊   all under p... Read more

Men In Bermuda Are Being Asked To ‘Man Up’ To Raise Awareness For Men’s Health

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - Men's health is in crisis. Globally, men are dying six years earlier than women, and for largely preventable reasons. As the leading charity tackling prostate and other cancers affecting men, Bermuda Cancer and Health Centre and Gillette are asking men to 'Man Up' ... Read more

Health Issues As Wildfire Smoke Hits Millions In US

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[caption id="attachment_33474" align="alignleft" width="502"] Golden Gate Bridge, San Francisco - AP Photo/Eric Risberg[/caption] Associated Press: SANTA CRUZ, California — Wildfires churning out dense plumes of smoke as they scorch huge swaths of the U.S. West Coast have exposed millions of p... Read more

Babies Are Being Born Without Wisdom Teeth As Humans Are Evolving At ‘Rapid Rate’

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Mirror Online: LONDON, England - Modern babies are being born without wisdom teeth as humans continue to evolve at a rapid rate, a study has found. Scientists in Australia have discovered that people are undergoing a micro-evolution in which evolutionary changes can be observe... Read more

Health Ministry: Bus Operator Mask Use Guidance Modified

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Ministry of Health has modified the guidance on mask use for bus operators, who are now allowed to remove their face mask when driving only, and this change applies to bus operators only. A Government spokesperson said, "The Department of Public Transportati... Read more

Health Council To Host Live Discussion On Health Benefits Of Cannabis

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News Release: HAMILTON, Bermuda - The Health Council is inviting the public for a Facebook live discussion! The discussion is facilitated by the Bermuda Health Council on Tuesday, September 29th at 1:00 pm ADT with Arrington Herry, CEO of Seven Points Argo-Therapeutics regarding the health benef... Read more