Managing a “High – Risk” pregnancy in Mérida without panic

Managing a “High – Risk” pregnancy without panic

Having a baby seems like something easy and natural. A woman gets pregnant, waits to the due date and gives birth. If it is a natural birth (without a surgery), the woman usually goes home after a couple days and everything is smooth and easy. However, there is another kind of pregnancy, known in medicine as “high-risk pregnancy”, where many conditions More...

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The Cyber ​​Police of the Yucatan Attorney General, as well as the Police Monitoring and Intelligence Unit of the SSP, have begun their work to trace the origin of the messages. (PHOTO: SIPSE)
By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 23rd, 2017

Police investigate Merida ‘massacre’ threats on social networks

On Sunday Jan. 22, two threats of an alleged massacre in Mérida began to circulate in social networks: one warned of a shooting at Serapio Rendón High School, located in the south of Mérida, “like the one More...

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By Yucatan Times On Saturday, January 21st, 2017

“La Mamá”, 24-year-old female giraffe, dies at Merida’s Animaya Zoo

On Friday January 13, Merida’s Municipal Public Services Director, Luis Jorge Montalvo Duarte, officially announced the death of “La Mamá” a female 24 year-old giraffe and resident of the Animaya More...

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By Yucatan Times On Friday, January 20th, 2017

International Festival of Culture and Art “El Globo en Yucatan”

The activities of the International Festival of Culture and Art, El Globo en Yucatan will begin today, January 20, starting at 13:00 hours at the Yucatán Race Track. The festivities kicked off yesterday with 27 More...

The U.S. Consulate in Merida. (PHOTO:
By Yucatan Times On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

March to U.S. Consulate in Merida to protest Trump during inauguration

On Friday Jan. 20, the Social Encounter Party (PES) in Yucatan plans to hold a peaceful demonstration without closing roads to protest Donald Trump’s foreign policy, and proposes five measures to boost the More...

Traffic disruptions will result from repair work on Avenida Colon starting Jan. 21. (PHOTO:
By Yucatan Times On Thursday, January 19th, 2017

Expect traffic disruptions due to street repairs around new Merida convention center

With an investment of more than 100 million pesos ($5 million USD), major repair work will start Saturday Jan. 21 on Colón Avenue, an important artery in Merida’s northern hotel zone. The Secretary of Public More...

By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Chinese investors train their eyes on Merida

China is internationalizing its investments and with a better collaboration mechanism, Mexico and Yucatan can attract millions of dollars because in this part of the world there are many opportunities, according More...

More than one hundred troubadors will sing Happy Birthday to Merida. (PHOTO:
By Yucatan Times On Wednesday, January 18th, 2017

Mérida is number 3 in Forbes Top-10 travel trends and destinations for 2017

FORBES Magazine contributor, award-winning writer and avid photographer, Lea Lane, who has written for The New York Times, The Miami Herald and Gannett Newspapers, who was managing editor of Travel Smart and appeared More...

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By Yucatan Times On Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

Capitals of Culture: How Merida and two European cities are marking the honor

This year, cities in Mexico, Denmark and Cyprus are preparing to celebrate their culture crowns with a year-long program of events. The U.K. publication The Week took note of how our White City of Merida, Aarhus More...

By Yucatan Times On Monday, January 16th, 2017

Gov. Zapata touts infrastructure improvements in annual report

In his fourth annual report, Governor Rolando Zapata Bello announced three infrastructure mega-projects to be developed during this year: the expansion of the navigation channel of Port of Progreso, the extension More...