As the world becomes more connected, viruses and diseases tend to spread quickly. If you have been exposed to any of these, please see a doctor immediately.
Continue reading for in-depth information on health advisories for the Cayman Islands public based on notices issued by the local public health officials about evolving, current and previous health risks, as well as advice on how to protect yourself, and travel restrictions.
Coronavirus (COVID-19) is caused by a type of coronavirus that spreads very quickly between people. Infected people experience symptoms such as shortness of breath, cough and loss of taste or smell. Severe infection with COVID-19 can be fatal if not treated immediately and effectively.Read More
Dengue is a viral infection spread by mosquitoes. It is widespread in many parts of the world and is especially prevalent in the Caribbean region.Read More
Zika virus disease is mainly spread by infected mosquitoes biting humans. For most people it’s a very mild infection and is not harmful.Read More