Medicine

Haiti Medical FIRST - Conjoined twins separated at Mirebalais University Hospital

BIG News from Haiti in the Medical field... For the first time in the country, a surgery was performed to separate two conjoined twins at the Mirebalais University Hospital... The surgery was 100% successful... Both girls are doing fine... Go Haiti!!!

Haiti Health - My simple medical problem got complicated due to lack of medicine

Recently, I had a simple health problem in my hometown in Haiti that only required an over-the-counter medicine to take care of it. Unfortunately for me, my private stock ran out... I went to every darn pharmacy in town and none of them carried that type of medicine. So my condition got worse... I had to leave the country to get help...

Thomassique Haiti - ALL Hospital Solar Panels Stolen

We have just been informed that ALL the solar panel at the Thomassique Haiti Hospital were stolen earlier this week... According to a resident of Thomassique, 15 to 20 Solar panels were stolen, panels that the hospital uses to power up the critical equipments...

Haiti UN Cholera Case - NY Court Oral Argument scheduled for 23 October 2014

Will Haiti cholera victims have their day in court with the United Nations (UN)? There is some good news, maybe... A New York judge has granted oral argument in the case. The court date is set for 23 October in New York.

Haiti bans ALL its citizens from UN mission against Ebola

Haitian volunteers have been banned from departing for African countries hit by the Ebola virus, the government said on Friday, citing other diseases that have devastated the poorest country in the Western Hemisphere.

Haiti - Ebola : Haitians called upon to volunteer to fight Ebola

Did you know? The United Nations' new Mission for Ebola Emergency Response (UNMEER) is recruitting Haitians in Haiti for short missions in Africa infected with Ebola areas... We have been informed that Haitians are applying by the hundreds for this volunteer mission, not even focusing on the risk but the rewards being offered, to go to Ebola infected areas to help fight Ebola...

Haiti Ebola Scare - There is no Ebola in Haiti but Rumors of a FIRST case are Spreading

In Haiti rumors are spreading fast tat there is a FIRST case of EBOLA in the country... Despite the fact that the Ministry of Public Health denied these rumors, it continues to spread in the streets and also in the Haitian social networks, creating panic among the population...

Haiti Sante - Chikungunya anvayi prison Ti-Goave la, anpil prizonye malad!

Mezanmi... se pa de nan prizonye ki nan prizon Ti-Goave la gen Chikungunya... Marengwen rantre nan prizon an, se sa yo bliye yo pa fè. Komisè Leogane lan, Jean-Alex Pierre-Louis, fè konnen ke 23 pousan prizonye ki andedan prizon ti-Goave la ap soufri ak maladi Chikungunya....

Haiti Govt and Harvard Medical School working on a Network of Community Pharmacies across the Country

The Haitian Government and Havard Medical School have signed a agreement to work on a concept to setup a national network of community pharmacies, Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe said Thursday in a meeting with the Haitian Diaspora in Boston. Partners in Health posted on their blog that the Haitian government has been working to introduce or improve community pharmacies in the remote parts of Haiti...

Haiti ALERT - Ministe Sante Piblik entedi lavant BACTOCLAV ak AUGMENTIN nan peyi a

ATTENTION : Tout Haitien ki ap achte medicament nan peyi d'Haiti... Ministè Sante Piblik fè mete yon nòt deyò ki entèdi lavant 2 medikaman, BACTOCLAV ak AUGMENTIN ki genyen sou etikèt yo Amoxicilline, Acide clavulanique, sout tout teritwa nasyonal peyi d'Haiti akoz yo sispek ta genyen anpil fo medikaman nan lari-a...