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Potential Health Problems with the Use of Energy Drinks

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1–2

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The use of energy drinks has significantly increased in the Caribbean and worldwide as aggressive marketing campaigns target adolescents and young adults. More than 30% of adolescents reported using energy drinks and surveys have revealed that energy drinks are consumed by 30% to 50% of adolescents and young adults (1, 2). In a study in college students, 51% of participants reported consuming greater than one energy drink each month (3).

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e-Published: 19 Aug, 2013

HIV/AIDS

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281–2

This issue of the Journal is devoted to HIV/AIDS; a follow-up to the first Special Issue on HIV/AIDS in Adults (1). There have been two productions in Paediatric AIDS (2, 3). There is a wide cross-section of articles on HIV/AIDS in this issue.

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e-Published: 14 Aug, 2013

Extending the Art of Medicine

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525–9
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The art of medicine extends beyond just the mastery of skill, and includes passion, compassion and ethics or morality in their fullest dimensions.

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e-Published: 25 Jul, 2013

Sixtieth Anniversary of The University of the West Indies

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523–4

 

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e-Published: 25 Jul, 2013

The Need To Strengthen Malaria Control in the Caribbean in the Era of HIV/AIDS

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425–6

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e-Published: 24 Jul, 2013

Health Information Systems in the Caribbean: Time For Attention

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321–22

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e-Published: 23 Jul, 2013

Jamaica's Chief Medical Officer of Health Message

Dean’s Message

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193
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e-Published: 18 Jul, 2013

Principal’s Message

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192
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e-Published: 18 Jul, 2013

Vice Chancellor’s Message

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191
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e-Published: 18 Jul, 2013

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