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McNeill noted that while the virus has been reported across the region, including in the United States which is Jamaica’s largest tourism market, there have not been any confirmed cases of tourists cancelling their travel plans to the island.
“We need linen for patients to wear, linen to put on operating tables, linen to make up the instrument trolley for the surgical procedure,” Dr Lue told the Jamaica Observer in a recent interview.
“Drink water before, during and after physical activity since dehydration can cause fatigue and impair performance,” McDaniel says.
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The current Ebola outbreak, the deadliest ever, has so far killed more than 7,300 people, mostly in Sierra Leone, Liberia and Guinea.
Mandatory 21 days quarantine for persons arriving in the US with direct contact to people infected by Ebola.
According to WHO recommendations, the end of an Ebola virus disease outbreak in a country can be declared once 42 days have passed and no new cases have been detected.
The mosquito-borne virus chikungunya, which is currently sweeping the region, broke out in Haiti earlier this year and has since claimed tens of thousands of suspected cases.
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Yu said agencies today churn out data, but the information is typically kept in silos. One way of benefiting from that rich pool of data is for stakeholders to collaborate by sharing their research data.
Eating chilli peppers regularly is one way of switching off pain.
Eating foods like nuts, seeds and dried fruit instead of snacks like chips, soda and candy can satisfy your hunger and give a nutrient boost.
The highest cancer mortality rates in the region are found in Trinidad and Tobago, Cuba and Argentina, based on data provided to PAHO/WHO by its member countries.
The Caribbean is second to sub-Saharan Africa in the prevalence of HIV, the virus that causes AIDS.
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