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23 receive life-saving heart surgeries

Twenty-three persons have received some form of cardiac intervention over the course of two weeks when a delegation from the Baby Heart Foundation visited Guyana. The Foundation has performed a total of 100 procedures during 11 trips to…

119 neonatal deaths at GPHC in one year

A total of 119 babies died in the Neonatal Unit of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) from June 1, 2017, to June 30, 2018, Minister of Public Health, Volda Lawrence said Thursday. She made the statement during a sitting of…

Insulin available for all patients

The Ministry of Public Health advises that there is no shortage of insulin at public medical facilities and that diabetic patients can obtain their insulin supplies from the usual health centres. Additionally, there is sufficient stock…