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Friday, July 19, 2019

Making Healthy Choices for the Holidays

The Holiday season is filled with family, revelling, worship and food, however, it’s also the time of year when we break almost all the...

HIV/AIDS infection trend changing

By BABATUNDE ASIFAT Trainee Reporter Nevis As persons joined the world’s community in honouring all those who died through HIV/AIDS and those affected by the AIDS...

FOODS TO EAT TO LOSE WEIGHT

Do you know that you can effectively lose your body weight by changing your eating habits? There are certain foods that can help reduce...

TIPS FOR AGING HEALTHILY

Aging healthily involves ensuring one’s well being by providing all-round care, which comprises of mental fitness, physical fitness, financial security and social well being. Change...

Amoebiasis – Amoebic dysentery

What is amoebiasis? Amoebiasis (also known as amoebic dysentery) is an infection of the large intestine, sometimes involving the liver. The best-known symptom of...

LEARNING ABOUT NUTRITIONAL THERAPY

By Dr. Miranda Fellows Health depends to a great extent on what one eats.  A healthy diet provides necessary energy, strengthens the immune system, thus...

Patients encouraged to “follow-up” post prostate screening

Nearly 600 Nevisian and Kittitian men turned up Saturday (January 13) for the 11th annual free prostate screen at Occasions at Pinney and they...

INGROWN TOENAILS

An ingrown toenail is a condition wherein the side or corner of a toenail curves into the skin and flesh, or if the skin...

DENTAL CORNER – Types of dental implant procedures?

Plate Form Implant If your jawbone is too narrow for bone grafting, a Plate Form implant is placed into your jawbone. The Plate Form implant...

EMOTIONS: STEP #5 IN THE 6 STEPS TO WELLNESS PLAN

Emotional Health Is Tied To Physical Well-Being By Dr. Miranda Fellows Emotion has been shown by the latest research to be a complex reaction between the...

EXERCISE HELPS BOOST YOUR MOOD

Can exercise really help in boosting your mood if you suffer from depression? Well, according to some studies, it does. Find out more about...

Ministry of Health sets ‘tall order’ target for HIV

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Ministry of Health is asking that all residents of St Kitts and Nevis get tested for HIV as part...

DENTAL CORNER – What are dental implants?

Tooth loss is something no one looks forward to. If you lose one or more teeth, you have a number of options, one of...

EYE SKIN CARE

Do you have dark circles under your eyes, bags under your eyes or wrinkles around your eyes? Learn what possible causes are of those...

EAR PIERCING AFTERCARE

Ear piercing has been practiced since ancient time. You need to take extreme care of your ear after ear piercing. Here are some helpful...

Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex, Type 1)

Cold Sores (Herpes Simplex, Type 1) What is a Cold Sore? A Cold Sore is a little blister which forms on the skin usually around the mouth...

BODY CLEANSING

Body cleansing helps to prevent a number of diseases and offers several health benefits. Here is some useful information about body cleansing, which enhances...

Understanding back pain treatments

To understand your back pain is the best method of its treatment. If you commence taking over the counter medications, the pain may instantly...

SCOTIA BANK TAKES PART IN HIV/AIDS COUNSELLING AND TESTING

By Floyd French Observer Reporter (Basseterre, St. Kitts) - The Fort Street Branch of the Bank of Nova Scotia will become a voluntary HIV/AIDS counselling and...

FIGHTING BREAST CANCER: A GROUP LAUNCH AND A SURVIVOR’S STORY

By Steve Thomas Observer Nevis Editor (Charlestown, Nevis) - A launch event is set for this coming Saturday, Feb. 9, for Pink Lily Breast Cancer Care...

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