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Haiti - Health : Mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus in Haiti

There have been news reports of the presence of the chikungunya virus in Haiti... This is a virus that is transmitted to humans by virus-carrying mosquitoes. Once infected you will have a bad fever and severe joint pain...

Haitians file NEW cholera lawsuit against the United Nations

A new group of Haitians have filed another lawsuit against the United Nations over the thousands of cholera deaths in Haiti they claim the UN is responsible for...

A Creole conversation between two Hospital employees in Montreal triggers an Investigation

Two Haitian employees of the Rivière-des-Prairies Hospital in Montreal sometimes talk to each other in Haitian Creole rather than exclusively in French. A complaint from another employee led to an intervention of the Office québécois de la langue française (OQLF) -- Haitians in Montreal beware... French is the official language of the workplace, not Creole... LOL...

HIV Rates in Haiti Drops Considerably

Haiti Medical News - Great News... The number of Haitians in Haiti who have tested positive for HIV has declined over the past decade. According to Haiti's Ministry of Public Health, the HIV infection rate in Haiti is now at 3.67 percent, a drop of nearly 10 percent...

Cholera may be staying in Haiti permanently... Are you Serious?

BAD News... WORSE News... It looks like Cholera is here to stay in Haiti... According to Dr. Glenn Morris, director of the Emerging Pathogens Institute at the University of Florida, the strain of cholera imported into Haiti by United Nations MINUSTAH soldiers from Nepal may be staying in Haiti permanently.

Moringa Tree - Every Haiti House should plant TWO In the back yard

Watch this video... I just found out about Moringa Oleifera, they call it the miracle tree, a tree so High with vitamins and nutrients that every house in Haiti should have TWO planted in the back yard...

The New Place Boyer in Petionville with a FULLY Equipped Gym? No Way...

"I went to Place Boyer this morning for my morning exercise and ran into a fully equipped outdoor gym with cardio and abdo equipment," says Ed Lozama, a famous Haitian radio personality. "Every neighborhood should have one..." --- WHAT??? Did you know? The newly renovated Place Boyer in Petionville Haiti has a full equipped gym with everything you need for your morning workout... FREE Trainers too!

Same cholera strain found in Haiti has now spread to Mexico

A South Asian strain of cholera that was introduced into Haiti three years ago this month has now spread to America's mainland... It has now spread into Mexico, NPR news says...

Savon Idole, Haitian women use it a lot... Why?

There is a skin whitening soap in Haiti called IDOLE, I notice that Haitian women of all shades and color are using it... Menm grimelle ap itilize IDOLE... Why is that?

Haiti Cholera - Why wont the United Nations (UN) take responsibility?

Everyone is pointing fingers at the United Nations for introducing cholera to Haiti but the United nations is playing politics, they say the evidence is inconclusive, they say they have immunity.