A FULL investigation is now under way into how nurses and other medical personnel at the Mandeville Regional Hospital, in Manchester, treated a Nigerian man they believed was displaying symptoms of infection with the deadly Ebola virus when he turned up there last Saturday.
The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) is cautioning healthcare facilities that to provide safe care to patients with Ebola, they must practise the five pillars of safety:
HER LITERARY flair is both delightfully refreshing and riveting, but Dr Laura Tanna, a 2014 National Honours awardee, is much more than that.
WESTERN BUREAU: St Elizabeth Technical High School (STETHS) forward Donjay Smith scored another hat-trick to lead the ISSA/LIME daCosta Cup champions to a 5-1 win over Cedric Titus at Drax Hall, St Ann, in yesterday's quarter-final round.
Federal regulators are proceeding with new rules that ease guidelines for banks selling mortgage securities and could mean fewer borrowers will need to make hefty down payments.
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Jamaica has lost another stalwart in the field of popular music with the passing of John Holt in England last Sunday, October 19. His passing has left an irreplaceable void in the Jamaican recording industry.
On National Heroes' Day, there was, in The Gleaner, quite appropriately, a feature saluting our national heroes. However, there were mistakes concerning the religious affiliation of two of our national heroes, namely, Sam Sharpe and Paul Bogle.
THE EDITOR, Sir: For decades, we have been told that economic growth and fiscal discipline were the roads to a successful economy. Claude Clarke's Sunday Gleaner column 'The IMF's Political Challenge' (October 19, 2014) is not a new prescription.
WASHINGTON (AP): Nearly 50 years ago, scientists found bones of two large, powerful dinosaur arms in Mongolia and figured they had discovered a fearsome critter with killer claws.