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PAHO calls to prepare for possible outbreaks

The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has called for countries in the Region of the Americas to prepare for a timely response to possible outbreaks of dengue. The disease is endemic in the…

National Weight Loss Campaign Launched

Even though the numbers did not fully represent the long list of individuals who have signed up for the national weight loss campaign, the number of persons who showed up for the official launch of…

CARPHA Advises “Be Proactive, Reduce Your…

Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago. 25 January 2019. The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) is urging persons to practice good personal hygiene in order to reduce the risk of transmission of…

Minister Brandy- Williams Off and Running

Friday 11th January was a very significant day in the life of the Minister responsible for Health in the Nevis Island Administration, Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams. At her office on that day, Minister…

National Weight Loss Campaign to Be Launched at…

David Walwyn of the Fit Wellness Center on Nevis, in a recent interview, explained that the National Weight loss campaign will be officially launched at the Fit Park, on the 26th of January. This…

UNAIDS and UNFPA launch road map to stop new HIV…

Global HIV Prevention Coalition holds first meeting in Geneva, Switzerland, to find ways to strengthen and sustain political commitment for HIV prevention GENEVA, 10 October 2017—As part of global…

Hand, Foot And Mouth Outbreak In Grenada

ST GEORGE’S, Grenada, Nov 06 2016 – Grenada’s Health Ministry has reported an outbreak of hand, foot and mouth disease at some daycare and pre-school centers across the island. Chief Medical Officer…