Thursday, August 18, 2022

Health

Chastanet Thanks Mary Isaac, Says ‘The Universe Knows The Truth’

Former Saint Lucia Prime Minister Allen Chastanet posted a message on his official Facebook page on Friday, thanking Mary Isaac, who served as Health and Wellness Minister in his administration, for...

COVID-19: IMF Says Quicker Vaccinations Key To Recovery

WASHINGTON, United States (AFP)— Accelerating the pace of vaccinations worldwide will be key not just to containing the coronavirus pandemic, but also to resolving the speed bumps besetting the global economic...

Saint Lucia Confirms 34 New COVID-19 Cases

Press Release:- The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Sunday, October 10, 2021 confirms a total of thirty-four (34) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Saturday, October...

Experts Urge Coordinated Efforts In Caribbean, Latin America Against African Swine Fever

Press Release:-   Coordinated efforts in Latin America and the Caribbean are required to overcome African swine fever, given that its recent emergence in the Dominican Republic and Haiti poses a threat...

WATCH: Saint Lucia Gets Donation Of Dental Equipment, PPE

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs has welcomed a donation of dental equipment and Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) from the US charity organization, Great Shape Inc. Details in this report...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 106 New Cases

Press Release: The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Wednesday, October 6, 2021, confirms a total of 106 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Tuesday, October 5,...

Antigua To Drop All COVID Restrictions In 2022

ST JOHN'S, Antigua (CMC) – Prime Minister Gaston Browne says Antigua and Barbuda will be entering 2022 with most, if not all of the measures put in place to curb the...

Pfizer/BioNTech COVID-19 Vaccine Effectiveness Drops After 6 Months, Study Shows

Reuters:- The effectiveness of the Pfizer Inc (PFE.N)/BioNTech SE vaccine in preventing infection by the coronavirus dropped to 47% from 88% six months after the second dose, according to data published on...

COVID-19: Chastanet Accuses Pierre Of Dismissing His Concerns, Playing Politics

Former Saint Lucia Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has accused Prime Minister Philip J. Pierre and the ruling Saint Lucia Labour Party of playing politics while the current COVID-19 pandemic is claiming...

CARPHA Assesses Saint Lucia’s Communicable Disease Surveillance Systems

CARICOM Today:- The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) recently conducted a mission to Saint Lucia (17-24 September 2021) to undertake a national assessment of the country’s communicable disease surveillance systems. The CARPHA team...

1000 Smiles Free Dental Clinic In Entrepot Off To A Great Start

Press Release:-  Great Shape Inc. welcomes 7 dentists and their staff to a free dental clinic in the neighborhood of Entrepot, just outside of Castries, the capital and chief city of...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 70 New Cases, 9 More Deaths

Press Release:- The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Tuesday, September 28, 2021, confirms a total of seventy (70) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Monday, September...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 19 New Cases

Press Release: The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs today Monday, September 27, 2021, confirms a total of nineteen (19) new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Sunday,...

WATCH: Saint Lucia Gets Regional Support To Help Tobacco Users To Quit

 Saint Lucia has received support from regional organisations to provide interventions to help individuals prevent and reduce tobacco use. More in this report from Fernelle Neptune: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=9dUFYhS24vs      

Saint Lucia Extends Current COVID-19 Protocols Until End Of September

Saint Lucia is extending COVID-19 protocols currently in place commencing on Wednesday, September 22, 2021, and ending on Thursday, September 30, 2021, Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs Minister, Moses Jn Baptiste...

COVID-19: Saint Lucia Records 18 Deaths, 103 New Cases

Press Release: Today Tuesday September 21, 2021 the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs confirms a total of 103 new cases of COVID-19. These cases were processed on Monday September...

Martinique Activists Insult, Threaten Arriving French Caregivers

Activists in Martinique Thursday night booed, insulted and threatened the newest batch of nearly 200 caregivers from France who arrived at Aimé Césaire airport to assist in combatting the French Caribbean...

MOH Concerned Over COVID-19 Outbreaks At Health Care Institutions, Spike In Cases And Deaths

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs has expressed concern over outbreaks of COVID-19 at health care institutions in Saint Lucia, as well as the continued increase in infections and...

Guyana: Businesses Enforcing No Entry To Unvaccinated People

Demerara Waves:- Businesses in Guyana are from  Monday asking customers for vaccination cards or negative PCR tests, in keeping with the government’s latest measures. Republic Bank (Guyana) says it will “enforce” the new...

New Visitation Rules At Millennium Heights Medical Complex

Press Release:-   The management of Millennium Heights Medical Complex (MHMC) continues to put the safety of its staff and patients at the forefront. As the covid-19 situation continues to develop, the...

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