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Haiti Health & Diet - Dried Coconuts are Good for you - Health Benefits

PHOTO: Organic Coconuts from Haiti I have a big coconut tree in my back yard in Haiti, I just called an old man to pluck the coconuts for me and I discovered many of them are dry. So I got curious, is dry coconut good for you? Guess what... more »

Haiti Health & Diet: Drinking Tamarind Juice (Jus Tamarin) is good for Weight Loss

Tamarin for sale at the Marketplace - Hinche Haiti Lots of people in Haiti drink tamarind juice (jus tamarin) but did you know tamarin actually good for weight loss? Read this... more »

Haiti Health: FEAR of the 'Plastic Chicken' Meat, Sale of Imported Frozen Chicken Drops

Live Chicken - Poul Di Haiti, Tou Vivan There is fear growing among Haitian consumers of a 'PLASTIC chicken' out there and, because of that, many consumers are making the switch from imported boxed frozen chicken to the live Haitian chicken (poule pays / poule dur)... Do they have a good reason to be scared? Keep reading... more »

Haiti Healthy Diet - Sweet Potato Skin (PO Patat), It's Good for you, Eat it...

PHOTO: Organic Haitian Sweet Potato Meal Most Haitians eat Sweet Potato and throw away the skin but did you know? Eating the skin of sweet potato is good for you and can add more nutrition to your diet. more »

Children born in Haiti with SMALL Heads, a Zika Virus Condition

Microcephaly in Haiti - Zika Virus Infection At least 14 babies born in Haiti recently have heads smaller than normal, a birth defect called Microcephaly that is linked to the Zika virus. There may be more... more »

Finally, U.N. Admits Role in Cholera Epidemic in Haiti

Minustah = Kolera For the first time since a cholera epidemic believed to be imported by United Nations peacekeepers began killing thousands of Haitians nearly six years ago, the office of Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has acknowledged that the United Nations played a role in the initial outbreak and that a "significant new set of U.N. actions" will be needed to respond to the crisis. more »

Haitian Health Tips : Can I Eat Mangoes if I have Diarrhea

PHOTO: Haiti Mango - Mwen pwal manje mango nèt! Haitians love to eat mangoes but most will avoid it when they have diarrhea. Can you eat mangoes when you have diarrhea? The answer is YES... Find out why? Keep on reading... more »

Haiti CHOLERA - After 5 long years, the United Nations is showing the first signs of compromise

Minustah = Kolera Haiti CHOLERA Update -- The United Nations is showing the first signs of compromise over the Haiti cholera epidemic, after more than five years in which it has consistently refused to accept responsibility for a disaster that has claimed tens of thousands of lives. more »

Haiti Health Care - 3 Year Old Baby Dies in Port-au-Prince Hospital General due to lack of Care

PHOTO: Sick Baby Haiti Health Care and Medical Crisis -- A Haitian baby, 3 years old, has died in Hospital General in capital Port-au-Prince due to lack of care, a Haitian radio station in the capital has just reported... more »

Haiti Health - Sugar vs Salt : What is Worse for your Blood Pressure?

Dr. David J. Malebranche When it comes to excess sugar and excess salt in food, Haitians are guilty, very guilty in fact. Especially with salt in our diets, Haitians put salt AND "Maggi" in their food... LOL... But have you ever wondered What's Worse for Blood Pressure? Sugar OR Salt? We just discovered a VIDEO and would like to share it with you... more »