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PM Says Primary Health Care Undergoing Major Overhaul

Saint Lucia's Prime Minister, Allen Chastanet, has announced that primary health care across the country is undergoing a major overhaul. Writing on his official Facebook page Wednesday, Chastanet said this...

Study Finds Men With Beards Have More Germs Than Dogs

Huffington Post:-Looks like men with beards are going to be dogged with charges of bad hygiene. That’s because a new study suggests that bearded guys actually have more germs than...

Victoria Hospital Announces Temporary Closure Of Outpatient Pharmacy Services

Press Release:-  The Management of the Victoria Hospital would like to inform the public that Outpatient Pharmacy services will be unavailable from Monday, April 29, 2019 to Friday, May...

Health Authorities Continue Efforts To Manage Spike In Influenza Cases

Press Release:- The Department of Health and Wellness is continuing efforts to manage the increase in influenza cases on island, by sensitizing public and private healthcare workers. Healthcare professionals around the...

Religious Group Makes Donation To Victoria Hospital

Press Release:- The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints recently made a donation of medical equipment and supplies to the Victoria Hospital. The medical equipment is expected to assist...

PM Gives Update On Health Sector Strategy

Press Release:- Affordable access to quality healthcare is among the key areas of focus for the Government of Saint Lucia as it continues to empower the People of Saint Lucia....

Health Department Holds Influenza Sensitization Workshop

Press Release:- The Department of Health and Wellness is continuing on its efforts to manage the present situation of an increase in influenza cases on island by sensitizing public and...

New Approach Raising Hope For Pancreatic Cancer

NBC News:- Bill Bastian was caught completely off-guard when a doctor told him that he had pancreatic cancer and would only have 15 months to live. It was August 2015...

Saint Lucia Investigates Two Flu-Related Deaths

Saint Lucia authorities are investigating two flu-related deaths amid an increase in flu cases on the Island, it has been announced. “We have been investigating two cases which are influenza...

Study: Children’s Snacks Not As Healthy As They Claim

Sky News:- Health and nutrition claims on snacks for children are "confusing" and potentially misleading, according to a study. Two in five products marketed at children over the age of one...