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Isaac urges tolerance for people living with HIV

Health Minister,Mary Isaac, has urged tolerance for people living with HIV amid reports that there were some 500 such individuals in Saint Lucia last year. She asserted that one of...

CARPHA urges combined effort to end AIDS

Press Release:-Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago, November 30, 2016.  Statistics show that eighty-three percent of reported persons with HIV in the Caribbean are in the 15-54 year age...

Saint Lucia: 500 people living with HIV

Saint Lucia has the second highest number of people living with HIV in the Eastern Caribbean. That’s according to data presented in the UN Aids Caribbean Summary of the AIDS...
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St Jude Hospital Announces Inaugural CME Conference

St Jude Hospital, the main healthcare provider in the south of St Lucia, in collaboration with Des Moines University from the USA, announces the inaugural St. Jude Hospital and...

Appeal to men to access clinical services

An appeal has been made to Saint Lucian men to access clinical services available at the Saint Lucia Planned Parenthood Association, before it is too late. The appeal was made...
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Minister for Health to Address Waiting Time at VH & Transition to OKEU Hospital

For a very long time,the complaints about the excessive waiting time at Victoria Hospital has been incessant. Officials of the Ministry of Health and the Management of Victoria Hospital...
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EU/PAHO receive update on OKEUH

Press Release:-The Ministry of Health and Wellness held a high level meeting to discuss plans for commissioning the Owen King EU Hospital with the EU, PAHO, the National Authorizing...
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Zika Virus no longer a Public Health Emergency of International Concern

In February, 2016 the Director General of the World Health Organization declared the Zika Virus Out-break a “Public Health Emergency of International Concern” due the significant long term complications...
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PAHO wants stronger Caribbean health systems

Antigua Observer:-The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has called on Caribbean countries to take action and make the necessary investments to make their health systems stronger and more resilient. “Preparedness...
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Health and Lifestyle fair

Press Release:-International Men’s Day 2016 will be celebrated with the staging of a Health and Lifestyle Fair in Rodney Bay (between JQ Rodney Bay Mall and Baywalk Mall) between...