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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...

Nevis Premier Brantley announces postponement of major events due to COVID-19...

Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and the Minister of Health, delivered the following addess Thursday announcing the postponement of major events and developments...

WHO: Workplaces Should Do Their Part to Stop the Spread of...

Employers should start taking preventative methods to reduce working days lost due to illness and stop or slow the spread of COVID-19 if it...

ERECTILE DYSFUNCTION – A CURSE FOR MAN

A man can be considered to have erectile dysfunction (ED) or impotence when he has difficulty with either getting an erection or with keeping...

WHAT’S UP WITH CHOLESTEROL? GOOD, BAD, INDIFFERENT?

Curious to know what cholesterol and normal cholesterol levels are? Here is some information to help you… Before we start talking about normal cholesterol levels,...

CARICOM Heads of Government Meet to Discuss Impact of COVID-19, on...

A CARICOM Heads of Government meeting focused on addressing the spread of the COVID-19, also known as the Novel Coronavirus, and in particular, minimizing...

Dec. 1, 2018 World AIDS Day highlights knowing your status

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis joins the International Community once again, to observe World AIDS Day 2018 on...

Junior Minister of Health: All is Being Done to Make Nevis...

Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams, Junior Minister of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) said all is being done to make Nevis ready for the advent...

WOMEN’S HEALTH: THE IMPORTANCE OF SELFISH TIME

Women tend to have a difficult time caring for themselves because they care so much for others. Not all selfishness is bad. Between household chores,...

State-of-art healthcare centre project planned in Christophe Harbour

BASSETERRE, Saint Kitts –- Construction will begin in 2019 and is targeted to be completed within 18 to 24-months, for the Waters Anchor Medical...

Stress in Your Life: Part 2

Stress is now linked with heart disease, arthritis, ulcers, high blood pressure, constricted blood vessels, and mental disorders. These are the negative aspects...

New Studies: Diet, Non-Diet Soft Drinks Shorten Lifespan

(CNN)- Brace yourself, lovers of diet sodas and sugary drinks. It's more bad news and yet another reason to consider ditching your favorite soda...

Government Plans to Tackle Non-Communicable Disease

The government of St. Kitts and Nevis is embarking on a plan to tackle Non Communicable Diseases( NCDs) through improvements in community based healthcare,...

Novel Coronavirus Travel Advisory Remains in Effect

The Government of St. Kitts and Nevis reminded citizens and residents of a advisory issued Feb. 1 to restrict travel to China until the...

Religious Bodies Encouraged to Virtually Connect to Members During State of...

Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris said his administration acknowledges and has the utmost respect for the role of the church in society,...

Brain haemorrhage

By Dr. Franz Browne What is a Brain Hemorrhage? A brain hemorrhage is bleeding from a ruptured blood vessel in the brain. There are three types: Intracerebral hemorrhage:...

SORE THROAT REMEDIES

Either a virus or a bacterium causes sore throat. It can be completely cured in the initial stages if you try out the simple...

Government Commits Additional $17M to Health Sector in Response to COVID-19

As part of its comprehensive plan for and response to the COVID-19 virus, also known as the novel coronavirus disease, Prime Minister Dr. the...

Why weight control?

FRANZ BROWNE L.C.S.P. (PHYS) If you weigh 10% more than you should it can be detrimental to your health. 20% more, and your weight becomes...

Alzheimer’s Disease and the Alzheimer’s Association of St Kitts-Nevis

Alzheimer’s disease is a progressive degenerative brain syndrome that affects memory, thinking and behavior. The main risk factor for the disease is age. Persons...

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