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The Embassy thanks Saint Lucia Government for expressing support of Taiwan’s participation at WHA

PRESS RELEASE: The Embassy of the Republic of China (Taiwan) thanked Honourable Senator Mary Isaac, Minister of Health and Wellness of Saint Lucia for expressing support of Taiwan’s participation...
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Saint Lucia observes tenth anniversary of Caribbean Wellness Day

GIS:-CWD Promotes Healthy Practices, the Consumption of Healthy Foods and Smoke Free Public Spaces. The Ministry of Health and Wellness joins CARICOM regional counterparts in marking the significant ten-year milestone...

Mass recall of French-made baby milk over salmonella fears

(AP) — A tainted baby milk scandal affecting some 30 countries is growing, as French dairy giant Lactalis recalled millions more products globally because of fears of salmonella contamination. Pharmacies...

Sick Kids Foundation partners with Victoria Hospital on Sickle Cell

PRESS RELEASE:-Nurses and doctors benefited from a workshop conducted by Sick Kids Hospital on the importance of taking blood samples from children at birth to detect the early presence...
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Simultaneous North and South CIBC FirstCaribbean Walk the Cure Events October 2

PRESS RELEASE:-Saint Lucia Partners mobilize to raise cancer awareness Castries, St. Lucia, September 08th, 2017 - The Saint Lucia Cancer Society, Faces of Cancer and Saint Lucians coping with cancer...

Russian woman ’embalmed alive’ after hospital mix-up

(Fox) - A Russian woman reportedly died after a routine procedure when hospital workers mistakenly injected her with a drug used to preserve dead bodies. Ekaterina Fedyaeva, 28, underwent surgery...

Study finds Marijuana could be worse for teen brains than alcohol

ABC:-  Marijuana could be worse for teen brains than alcohol, a new study found. The study published in the American Journal of Psychiatry tested the memory and reasoning of 3,800 teens...
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Reduction of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis slows down in Caribbean, warns PAHO

PRESS RELEASE:-Washington, May 25, 2017 (PAHO/WHO).- A new report by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) shows that progress towards the elimination of mother-to-child transmission of HIV and syphilis in...

Services resume at Soufriere Hospital

Press Release:-All medical services at the Soufriere Hospital were cancelled and relocated to Etangs Wellness Centre due to a fire in the records room of the hospital  in the...
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Cases of mysterious paralysing illness reported in 22 US states

NEW YORK, United States (AP) — Health officials are reporting a jump in cases of a rare paralysing illness in children, and say it seems to be following an...