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Pierre: Health Care Will Be Top Priority For Labour Government

Opposition leader Philip J. Pierre told a town hall meeting of his Saint Lucia Labour Party (SLP) that health care will be the number one priority when the party...
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Met Office Issues Alert As Tropical Wave Affects Saint Lucia

The Saint Lucia Meteorological Department has issued an alert, advising Saint Lucians to be on guard against the possibility of flooding, landslides and falling trees as a tropical wave...

Saint Lucia Launches Vaccination Campaign

Saint Lucia has launched a vaccination campaign with the aim of ensuring a vaccine coverage of 95 percent or more in children aged 0 to 5 years, the Ministry...

Nurse Resignations Affecting Saint Lucia Health Care

The Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Health, Felix St Hill, has disclosed that up to two nurses on average are quitting Saint Lucia's health service every week. And he...

Ministry Warns Of Possible Health Impact Of Saharan Dust In Saint Lucia

Press Release:-  You may have heard of the Saharan dust that is blowing across the tropical Atlantic and affecting the Caribbean and other countries. Most of the Saharan dust...
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Health Minister Says Health Care In Saint Lucia Improving

Saint Lucia's Health Minister Mary Isaac has expressed the view that health care locally is getting better. "It is improving day by day - slowly yes, because there's a lot...

Programme Leaders In Chronic Disease Self-Management Get Training

Press Release:- Health care professionals and community leaders were recently granted the opportunity to acquire the skills and tools to effectively provide self-management to persons living with chronic conditions. The...

Catholic Church & Southern Baptist Convention to talk about sexual abuse this week

(CNN)When leaders of the country's two largest religious groups -- the Catholic Church and Southern Baptist Convention -- hold meetings this week, the separate conferences will have a common...

Health Minister Says People With ‘Less Money’ Buying Alcohol

Saint Lucia’s Health Minister, Senator Mary Isaac, has lamented that the consumption of alcohol is creating significant health problems in this country. She told Newsspin on Real FM earlier this...

Over 800 Saint Lucians Benefit From Free Dental Clinics

Press Release:- The TOCO Foundation has wrapped up its 2nd Free Dental Clinic for 2019, and its third successful dental outreach project in Saint Lucia to date. The visiting free...