Medicine

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

PHOTO: Haiti Prime Minister Laurent Lamothe Visit to Boston (USA) 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... more »

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

Medicine in Haiti - Augmentin - Bactoclav 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... more »

How badly is Chikungunya spreading in Haiti?

Feeling Sick QUESTION: Are all your family and friends in Haiti OK or is someone you know infected with this crazy Chikungunya virus? --- "Chikungunya" seems to be becoming a word too common in Haiti these days. Virtually everyone I speak to has a story to tell me about it... In the news I heard a Senator of the Republic was sick with Chikungunya, I know a Candidate for Depute who is presently in bed, infected... There was even a joke about it in parliament that the Haitian Prime Minister was sick with Chikungunya and could not show up for something... more »

Haiti - Medical : Mosquito-borne Chikungunya virus spreading rapidly

Haiti Medical Alert A few weeks ago, Haitians in Haiti heard about a new virus called Chikungunya that just arrived in the country.. Now there are news reports that the Chikungunya virus is spreading like wild fire... Ronald Singer, a spokesperson for Haiti ministry of health says there are now 1,529 confirmed cases of the Chikungunya virus in Haiti, a huge jump from just 14 last week, the Associated Press reports... more »

How do I know I have Dengue or Chikungunya?

Feeling Sick For the past two days I have been feeling the worse joint pain ever... I mean everything hurts... last night a friend warned me it could be Chikungunya... He describes the symptoms to me, I had the headaches, fever, pain in my bones, I am going to the doctor in the morning... more »

Haiti - Sante : Twop sik diminye kapasite pou yon moun aprann

Haiti health, Haiti Hospital, Haiti Medical Mezanmi... Pou janm mwen renmen sik, mwen fèk dekouvri ke twòp sik kapab detwi sèvo w epi tiye entèlijens ou... Pou jan Haitien renmen bwè bagay sikre, ou kwè yo tout konnen saa? Gen yon moun ki pwal ri m wi lè li li atik saa... Li sa a... more »

Does Haiti have a Cholera Problem or Lack of Political Will?

Cholera Haiti - Cholera la toujou I just finished watching a CNN news report about another possible cholera outbreak in Haiti. The reason, they say, is because Haiti lacks access to clean water and the country has a huge sanitation problem, both causes of lack of money and "lack of political will" in Haiti... more »

Haitians file NEW cholera lawsuit against the United Nations

Minustah And Cholera Are Twins 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... more »

Kalalou Gonbo BETTER than VIAGRA??? No Way...

In Haiti, OKRA is called KALALOU Have you heard... Kalalou Gonbo (okra) is better than VIAGRA... Hard to believe but its all over the Internet... So from now on ladies, you may want to offer your man some "diri ak kalalou" from time to time and let me know if it is true what they say... LOL... more »

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

Savon Idole, Haitian women use it a lot 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? more »