Health and Wellness Ministry Halts Imports of Ranitidine (Zantac)

You may have heard this in the overseas news. If you are currently taking Zantac or its generic equivalents for stomach ulcers, acid reflux, heartburn, stomach pain etc., you should be concerned. Major pharmacies in the United States have already taken it off their shelves. Health and Wellness Ministry Halts Imports of Ranitidine (Zantac) KINGSTON, … More Health and Wellness Ministry Halts Imports of Ranitidine (Zantac)

Taking Responsibility for Our Lives: Road Safety is About Our Behaviour

“The wound is still fresh,” said the woman. She had offered a prayer at the start of a mid-year briefing by the National Road Safety Council (NRSC) today. She was the mother of a young man – her only son, a “wonderful son” – who was killed in a motor vehicle crash on the North-South … More Taking Responsibility for Our Lives: Road Safety is About Our Behaviour

Foreign Affairs Minister Senator Kamina Johnson Smith Reports to Upper House on Recent Travels

Senator Kamina Johnson Smith, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, has been traveling quite a bit lately. Today she gave a thorough report  to the Upper House on what she has been doing, and what transpired from her various meetings. In particular, please note the final section, providing an update on the issue of … More Foreign Affairs Minister Senator Kamina Johnson Smith Reports to Upper House on Recent Travels

“One Size Does Not Fit All”: Jamaica’s Statement at the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem (UNGASS)

The Statement by Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade Kamina Johnson Smith seems to have stirred some interest, including in the overseas media.  Here is the Explanation of Posititon, first: STATEMENT BY SENATOR THE HONOURABLE KAMINA JOHNSON SMITH, MINISTER OF FOREIGN AFFAIRS AND FOREIGN TRADE  IN EXPLANATION OF VOTE ON THE ADOPTION OF THE OUTCOME DOCUMENT FOR … More “One Size Does Not Fit All”: Jamaica’s Statement at the Special Session of the United Nations General Assembly on the World Drug Problem (UNGASS)