Health

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 »

Can I Eat Mangoes if I have Diarrhea?

Haitian Mango - It's Mango season in Haiti! Can you eat mangoes when you have diarrhea? The answer is YES... Did you know eating mangoes can help to control diarrhea? 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 »

Haiti Cholera - UN could have prevented Haiti cholera epidemic with a $2,000 health kit, study reveals

Minustah = Kolera Haiti Cholera Update -- Have you heard? The devastating Haiti cholera epidemic could have been prevented if only the United Nations had used a basic health kit for a total of less than $2,000, scientists have found... more »

Cholera in Haiti - A LOT More People Died from Cholera than Official Count, Read This...

Minustah = Kolera Haiti Cholera Update -- A new study suggests a lot more Haitians died from the Cholera outbreak than previously anticipated... The official death toll is set at 9,200 but it is WAY MORE than that... more »

Haiti Health - It is NOT Clairin killing people, It's Methanol, Commerce Minister said

PHOTO: Haiti - Clairin vs Methanol Haiti's commerce minister believes the deadly alcohol killing people in and around Port-au-Prince is METHANOL, not the 'Clairin Local'... Following the deaths of the latest victims in Petit-Gove, Ministre Jude Hervé Day says "the recent deaths are not related to clairin consumption." more »