Hurricane Irma ’s Death Toll Continues To Grow
Hurricane Irma’s death toll continues to rise as the powerful storm made landfall in Florida Sunday morning, after the hurricane previously devastated a number of islands across the Caribbean. At least 24 people died as the storm hit the Caribbean last week, according to the Associated Press. Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte said Sunday that two more people died in St. Maarten, where the storm destroyed 70% of homes. It is unclear if any deaths have come as a result of the storm in Florida as of Sunday afternoon. About 127,000 people in the state have evacuated their homes and are staying in shelters, according to the...
Source: TIME.com: Top Science and Health Stories - September 10, 2017 Category: Consumer Health News Authors: Jennifer Calfas Tags: Uncategorized hurricane irma onetime Source Type: news

Nigeria: My Passion for Mental Health Started in the University - Nzube Ekpunobi
[Vanguard] Nzube Ekpunobi is the Founder/Chief Executive Officer of the Caribbean Mental Health Initiative, CarMHI, based in Basseterre, Saint Kitts and Nevis, a small island nation in the Caribbeans. In this chat with Vanguard, Nzube speaks on his passion for mental health, why he founded CarMHI and the challenges. Excerpts: (Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine)
Source: AllAfrica News: Health and Medicine - June 6, 2016 Category: African Health Source Type: news