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Saturday, April 20, 2019

WHAT SHOULD MY CHILD BE EATING FOR OPTIMAL HEALTH?

By Margaret Paul Most parents want their children to be healthy, yet have no idea what kind of nutrition creates optimal health. This article can...

WHY DO WE GROW OLD?

Why we grow old is a mystery, a mystery that scientists may be on the verge of cracking open. Can real treatments for aging...

Ear wax removal – not q-tips

By Madhavi Ghare Read on to find out more about ear wax and how to go about removing ear wax so that you don’t cause...

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...

Diabetes Week highlights far-reaching effects on society

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The “Family and Diabetes” was the theme of the Nov. 14 World Diabetes Day. The World Health Organization (WHO) and...

Nevis Marathon & Running Festival Offers Something For Everyone

Press Release Charleston, Nevis, August 8, 2016 -- With a distance to fit every athlete, the Nevis Marathon and Running Festival is a welcome...

Mental Health First Aid

Mental illness is common. In the United States, the United Kingdom and Canada an estimated 17% - 20% of persons experience mental illness (NHS...

Monitoring blood pressure at home

Why should I monitor my blood pressure at home? Monitoring your blood pressure at home helps you and your doctor choose how to treat your...

NCD action plan being developed to combat serious health risks

Basseterre, St. Kitts – A new non-communicable disease (NCD) action plan to help combat the prevalence of these maladies in the Federation is being...

Multivitamin prostate warning

Taking lots of multivitamins may increase the risk of deadly prostate cancer, say US researchers. Their study showed taking multivitamins more than seven times a...

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...

SKABA under new management

By Kevin Davis St. Kitts Office Manager Glen ‘Ghost’ Phillip has been appointed St. Kitts Amateur Basketball Association (SKABA) president. The basketball veteran received tremendous support during...

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...

“I Am Too Young to Drink”

A discussion on the devastating impacts of alcohol consumption on a developing fetus On Wednesday, 23rd March, 2016, the UWI Open Campus in St. Kitts...

Youths showcase talent at Nevis cultural centre

By Anastasha Elliott Last Saturday afternoon more than 30 youths, ages 12 to15, hosted a Gala Artistic Presentation with the use of drama, dance and...

What you should know about hip fractures and recovery

What is a hip fracture? A hip fracture is a break in the bones of your hip (near the top of your leg). How do I...

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...

BAD BREATH AND WHAT TO DO ABOUT IT

Bad breath is an embarrassing problem. Many of us would have suffered from bad breath at some point in our lives. Bad breath is usually...

THAT ANNOYING RINGING IN YOUR EAR

A ringing noise in ears is known in medical terms as tinnitus & there is no apparent outside source for this loud noise. The...

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...

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