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Sunday, July 21, 2019

Understanding cervical cancer

By L. K. Hewlett The Ministry of Health has joined with Sagicor Life Ltd., to raise awareness about cervical cancer and its prevention. The goal of...

Ganglion What is Ganglion?

A Ganglion is a benign tumor (non-cancerous growth). Its name is arrived from the Greek word ‘knot’ which describes its general appearance. It is...

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...

EARLY SYMPTOMS OF LUNG CANCER

Lung cancer is one of the largest causes of death due to cancer. Hence, it is important to catch it early. Here is a...

AEROBIC EXERCISE

Aerobic exercise is one such form of exercise that can be a fun activity as well. Read on to know more about aerobic exercise...

What you should know about basic first aid

It is very important to have knowledge about the basic first aid steps because emergencies can happen anywhere and at anytime. Here are a few...

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...

Tea ‘healthier’ drink than water

Drinking three or more cups of tea a day is as good for you as drinking plenty of water and may even have extra...

CARIB WELLNESS: GETTING BETTER ALL THE TIME

By Steve Thomas Observer Nevis Editor (Charlestown, Nevis) – The center of Charlestown buzzes with energy during the day. Vehicles push through, people throng the streets...

State of the art medical clinic officially launches in Nevis

“The envy of the Caribbean,” is how Junior Health Minister Hazel Brandy-Williams termed the state of the art medical clinic Rejunoviva which officially launched...

SLEEPING SICKNESS

SLEEPING SICKNESS (African Typanosomiasis) What is sleeping sickness? Sleeping Sickness (African Typanosomiasis) is an infectious disease of rural, undeveloped regions of tropical Africa, which is spread by...

Stomach massage

By Rachna Gupta The stomach is a very important part of the body. Simple and complex problems associated with the stomach can be relieved with...

Drinking to much alcohol damages the liver – end

However, a newer method of blood testing, such as one launched this month by a biotech company called iQur, offers doctors another way to...

Workshops teach technicians to identify genetically modified events

Basseterre, St. Kitts -- Lab technicians and personnel in agriculture, environmental health and environment fields recently participated in a workshop aimed at developing the...

EFFECTS OF ALCOHOL ON YOUR BODY

The effects of alcohol vary from person to person, but women are more susceptible than men. Alcoholic drinks - beer, wine, whiskey, vodka, rum, etc....

TRIP TO RAISE FUNDS TO FIGHT BREAST CANCER

By Steve Thomas Observer Nevis Editor (Charlestown, Nevis) – A one-day trip from the Federation to Montserrat will be held on Monday, May 12, to raise...

Our dirty little secret? We can’t stop bindgeing!

By Leslie Goldman In a Health poll, it was found that losing control is epidemic. Here’s the #1 way to curb your cravings. The word binge...

The Power of Sound

By Dianne P. Collins Mankind has over the ages used many avenues for healing body and soul and one of them has been sound. Sound...

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...

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...

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