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COVID-19: Freedom Coalition Believes Vaccine Hesitancy Will Become Resistance

The Saint Lucia Freedom Coalition, formed recently to galvanize support against COVID-19 vaccine mandates and obtain a voice for the organisation in the management of COVID-19 here, believes that vaccine hesitancy...

Martinique Fears A Fifth COVID-19 Wave Amid Rising Infections

Amid rising COVID-19 infections after a plateau that spanned several weeks, health authorities in Martinique have expressed concern over a possible fifth wave and want to avoid it at all costs. According...

Saint Lucia Authorities Advise Travellers Of Temporary Change In Protocols

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Tourism, Ministry of Health & Wellness and the Saint Lucia Tourism Authority (SLTA) wish to inform the travelling public that on the 19th November 2021, there...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 8 New Cases

Press Release:- Today Saturday November 20, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 8 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Friday November 19,...

PAHO: Thousands Of Expired COVID-19 Vaccine Doses Discarded In Region

Barbados Today:-  Health officials in Barbados and the Eastern Caribbean have been forced to dump as many as 62,000 doses of COVID-19, according to Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) figures. The area’s...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 6 More Deaths, 22 New Cases

Press Release:- Today Friday November 19, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 22 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Thursday November 18,...

Pfizer’s Covid-19 Pill Likely To Be Produced In Guyana Once Approved

Guyana is open to the use of the Pfizer Covid-19 pill Paxlovid, once it receives approval. Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony said Pfizer has signed an agreement with the World Health...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia ‘Freedom Coalition’ Formed, Opposes Vaccine Mandates

A new group, Freedom Coalition, has formed here to galvanize support against COVID-19 vaccine mandates in Saint Lucia and get a voice in the management of the virus locally. The group formed...

COVID-19: Desir Cites Need For RSLPF Vaccination Policy

Police Commissioner Milton Desir has disclosed that he met with the Police Welfare Association (PWA)to discuss the way forward regarding the issue of COVID-19 vaccination. "We need to prepare a vaccination policy...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 13 New Cases

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Thursday November 18, 2021 confirms a total of 13 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Wednesday November...

COVID-19: Springer ‘Terribly Disappointed’ By Scenes Outside Parliament

The Chairman of Saint Lucia's National COVID-19 Management Centre (CMC), Cletus Springer, said he was 'terribly disappointed' by this week's scenes outside parliament and indicated that he plans to approach political...

Baffled Over Vaccine Hesitancy, Expert Predicts Fifth COVID-19 Wave For Martinique

A Professor of Medicine, Serge Romana, has warned that Martinique and Guadeloupe should brace for an inevitable fifth COVID-19 wave. According to Martinique 1 Ere, Romana issued the warning in a post...

WATCH: ER Clinical Staff Lounge At Victoria Hospital Gets A Facelift

The ER clinical staff lounge at the Victoria (Respiratory) Hospital has received a facelift providing a relaxing and welcoming space for employees. More in this report from Fernelle Neptune. https://youtu.be/DxFgXSJ9U6g

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records One More Death, Eight New Cases

Press Release:-  Today Wednesday November 17, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 8 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Tuesday November 16,...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records One More Death, Seven New Cases

Press Release:- Today Tuesday November 16, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 7 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Monday November...

Pierre On COVID-19: ‘We Are Trending Well, But We Need To Continue’

Prime Minister Philip J. Pierre has declared that Saint Lucia is trending well regarding COVID-19 but needs to stay the course because the battle against the virus is not over. "I want...

Victoria Hospital Sexual & Reproductive Health Clinic Services Relocated

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs informs the public of the relocation of the Victoria Hospital Sexual and Reproductive Health (SRH) Clinic Services to the Castries Wellness...

Saint Lucia Records Seven New COVID-19 Cases

Press Release:-  The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Monday November 15, 2021 confirms a total of 7 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Sunday November...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records One More Death, Two New Cases

Press Release:- Today Sunday November 14, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 2 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Saturday November 13,...

Saint Lucia Records Eight New COVID-19 Cases

Press Release:-  Today Saturday November 13, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 8 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Friday November...

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