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Medscape is a web resource for physicians and health professionals. It features peer-reviewed original medical journal articles. 

A recent review entitled, Is the Digital Rectal Exam Necessary All the Time, got my attention and given the current heightened interest in the topic in respect of prostate cancer, I now share the unaltered version below...

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

Instead of pelting $120 million at the police to help stop and solve crime, why not pump some of that into our education system with a focus on getting the seamless education right and increasing the standards and our quality assurances in education by revamping our curriculum division and that...

Wednesday, September 14, 2016

With the increase of NIB contributions we can all expect a steady increase in food prices. This is one bullet we cannot evade. With high food prices already being challenging to so many of our citizens, we have to brace ourselves for some rough waters ahead. How is this so?

Tuesday, September 13, 2016

It is a crime the way the Government is spending vast sums of money on the police, to no avail.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Like so many of my fellow citizens, I fell victim to the Zika virus two weeks ago, with all the attendant aches, pains, swellings and rash.

Monday, September 12, 2016

Please allow me the opportunity through your widely read newspaper to express profound gratitude to a gentleman who, on Sunday 28 August, 2016, displayed a passion for his job which will redound to the benefit of his employer.

Monday, September 12, 2016

In reviewing the one-year anniversary of the PNM electoral victory, the obvious and expected analysis on the performance of the Government by all and sundry has been consuming the airwaves, armchair political discourse and the nation’s thoughts.

Saturday, September 10, 2016

When the UNC Government shut down the Special Anti-Crime Unit of Trinidad and Tobago (SAUTT), there was massive outcry by many, and maybe rightly so, because there were valuable elements in SAUTT.

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Chairman of the Safari Eco Park in Chaguaramas, Raymond Habib, Monday insisted he was “not going to give up one square inch of the land” which has been leased to him by the Chaguaramas Development Authority (CDA).
 

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Javel James, 23, who drowned on Sunday while attempting to save two women and four children who got into difficulties while bathing in the waters of Maracas Bay, was said to be an angel who selflessly jumped into the waters despite him not being an excellent swimmer.
 

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Former Port-of-Spain mayor Louis Lee Sing Tuesday gave the Government a failing grade on their performance after a year in office. Yesterday marked one year since the Dr Keith Rowley-led administration was voted into office.
 

Thursday, September 8, 2016

President of the Law Association of T&T Reginald Armour, SC, has been elected chairman of Caricom’s Council of Legal Education (CCLE). Armour was elected at a meeting of the executive council of the CLE in Antigua last weekend.
 

Thursday, September 8, 2016

Sacked housing and urban development minister Marlene Mc Donald is set to make a return when Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley makes a major Cabinet reshuffle shortly, the T&T Guardian understands.
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Wednesday, September 7, 2016

One wonders who at UWI could have come up with this “no thoroughfare” through UWI without passes plan and have it advertised the day before term reopens (a Sunday) in the newspaper. It shows lack of foresight from those in charge of our premier higher learning institution. 

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

On September 5, a Monday after two days of garbage pile up, the garbage removal truck never showed up in the Warrenville area. By 5 o’clock in the afternoon the place was littered with garbage from busted bags after the stray dogs passed. 

Wednesday, September 7, 2016

When the prime minister announced that responsibility for Cepep was being shifted from the Ministry of Public Utilities to the Ministry of Local Government and Rural Development, I told myself that Cepep might have, at last, found a house and a “riding partner” suited to what the organisation...

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