Category: Health Talk

Two new cases of HIV – both young people

Two new cases of HIV – both young people

Two new cases of HIV have been reported so far this year in the British Virgin Islands, and the persons with the virus are both young, said Chief Nursing Officer with responsibility for family health Jascinth Hannibal. She stated that […]

by / on June 22, 2017 at 9:29 PM /
HEALTH TALK: Menopause

HEALTH TALK: Menopause

Today we are going to focus on our precious women. The topic is one which is not widely discussed because everybody, doctors included, often think of menopause and its symptoms and consequences as just one of those things which women […]

by / on January 17, 2014 at 8:00 AM /
HEALTH TALK: Oh, my menstrual cramps

HEALTH TALK: Oh, my menstrual cramps

Dysmenorrhea, or simply dysmen, is the medical term we use to describe that dull or throbbing pain in the lower abdomen that women experience just before and during their menstrual periods. For some women, or girls, it’s an annoying discomfort. […]

by / on January 10, 2014 at 7:57 AM /