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Hyperbaric Chamber Service To Resume In July

Hyperbaric Chamber Service To Resume In July

Bermuda Hospital Board [BHB] said that hyperbaric chamber services will resume on Wednesday, July 1 for elective and emergency service. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospital Board is pleased to inform referring physicians and the diving community that its hyperbaric chamber services will resume on 1 July 2020 for elective and emergency service.“The... Read more of this article

Over $18,000 Raised For Kenneita Wade

Over $18,000 Raised For Kenneita Wade

An online fundraiser is aiming to raise money to aid with the medical expenses of Kenneita Wade, a mother of two that was the victim of an attack on June 19. The effort has raised $18,933 of its $50,000 goal as of today [June 26], with over 200 people having donated. The GoFundMe page says, “On June 19, 2020 a vicious, malicious, and unprovoked attack... Read more of this article

Video: Govt Press Conference On Covid-19

Video: Govt Press Conference On Covid-19

[Updated] The Government is holding a press conference this evening [June 25] to update the public on Covid-19. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime, the live video is below. Update: The government said, “”We received 220 new #COVID19 results today. All 220 results received were negative. Total confirmed cases in... Read more of this article

Video: Phase 3 Re-Opening Of Health Clubs

Video: Phase 3 Re-Opening Of Health Clubs

The Bermuda Government has released a video titled “Phase 3 Re-opening of health clubs Covid-19 PSA”, which provides an overview about the re-opening of  gyms, health clubs and dance studios. The video’s description says, “As we move into Phase 3 of Bermuda’s reopening, gyms, health clubs and dance studios are now permitted to open their... Read more of this article

All-Inclusive Women’s Health Retreat In July

All-Inclusive Women’s Health Retreat In July

Replenish Retreats in collaboration with FUELLED Ltd will be hosting their first ever exclusive health retreat from July 17th to 19th on Oswego Island in St. David’s.A spokesperson said, “The world has been topsy-turvy so far in 2020, because of the global panic around coronavirus [COVID-19] and other unsettling world news events. If you’re... Read more of this article

Video: Govt Press Conference On Covid-19

Video: Govt Press Conference On Covid-19

[Updated] The Government is holding a press conference this evening [June 22] to update the public on Covid-19. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime, the live video is below. Update 5.58pm: The Government said, “We received 336 COVID19 results today. All 336 results received were negative. Total confirmed cases in Bermuda... Read more of this article

Covid-19: Over 9 Million Cases Worldwide

Covid-19: Over 9 Million Cases Worldwide

With the Covid-19 pandemic continuing to affect countries around the globe, the number of confirmed cases worldwide has now surpassed nine million, with over 468,000 deaths worldwide, and the United States having the most confirmed cases and deaths in the world.As the island and world deals with the Covid-19 pandemic, we are doing our best to provide... Read more of this article

Video: Govt Press Conference On Covid-19

Video: Govt Press Conference On Covid-19

The Government is holding a press conference this evening [June 18] to update the public on Covid-19. We will have additional coverage later on and in the meantime, the live video is below, with the press conference scheduled to start at 5.45pm.Update 7.25pm: Minister Kim Wilson’s full statement follows below: Good Afternoon, Today there were 123... Read more of this article

Phase 3B Implementation Effective Today

Phase 3B Implementation Effective Today

As signaled in Tuesday’s press conference, Premier David Burt confirmed that additional personal services would be permitted starting today. “Our continued testing regime and the low numbers of positive results have provided the opportunity to implement a Phase 3B and re-introduce some additional personal services. Facial grooming of beards... Read more of this article

Column: What’s Your Why? Power Of Purpose

Column: What’s Your Why? Power Of Purpose

[Opinion column written by Agathe Holowatinc] Today I felt compelled to send you a message about “What’s Your Why? The Power of Purpose.” This is a simple life hack/success hack that promises a significant return on your investment of time you spent working on it. You can sort this success hack out in minutes with focused attention, and it will... Read more of this article

65 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In May

65 Visit KEMH Due To Road Accidents In May

65 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department or Urgent Care Centre last month due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. According to the BHB, “Bermuda Hospitals Board road traffic accident statistics for the period 1 January – 31 May 2020 are as follows:“65 cases were... Read more of this article

Video: BHEC Zoom Discussion About Health IQ

Video: BHEC Zoom Discussion About Health IQ

The Bermuda Health Council held a live Zoom discussion on June 11 with senior technologist Lee McArthur and developer Gabe Jones to chat about the newly developed Health IQ application, an online tool that the community can use in tracking Covid-19 symptoms.As the island and world deals with the Covid-19 pandemic, we are doing our best to provide... Read more of this article

Video: Dr Peek-Ball & Dr Ashton Covid-19 Q&A

Video: Dr Peek-Ball & Dr Ashton Covid-19 Q&A

Bermuda’s Chief Medical Officer Dr. Cheryl Peek-Ball and the Bermuda Hospital Board’s Chief of Medicine Dr. Michael Ashton held a live conversation on the Government media’s Facebook to address medical questions regarding Covid-19.As the island and world deals with the Covid-19 pandemic, we are doing our best to provide timely and accurate... Read more of this article