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What Went Wrong with Coronavirus- An In-Depth Study

How did so many rich countries get it so wrong? How did others get it so right? By David Wallace-Wells New York Magazine   I’m bashing my head...

1ST Anniversary: WHO Declared Pandemic One-Year-Ago Today, Brazil-2,000 Deaths in Day,...

On March 11, 2020 the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 to be a pandemic. Since then: Over 116 million cases and 2.5 million deaths...

World Glaucoma Week emphasises ‘The World is Bright, Save Your Sight’

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- The Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis joins the rest of the world in observing World Glaucoma Week, which...

Social media personal jingle contest to encourage COVID-19 vaccinations

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and Senior Minister of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) has launched a...

Persons with NCDs receiving full attention, assures Health Minister Byron-Nisbett

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- St. Kitts and Nevis is one of the very few countries in the world that have put measures in place...

World Obesity Day 2021 creates awareness about obesity, overall health

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- The following is an address by Hon. Hazel Brandy-Williams, Junior Minister of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) on...

425 persons on Nevis vaccinated against COVID-19 in the first week

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- As of March 3, 425 people on Nevis had received their first dose of the Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine. Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier...

2,085 people vaccinated; priority group requirement no longer necessary

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- To date, 2,085 persons in the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis have received their first dose of the Oxford...

Health Centres offer COVID-19 vaccine on Monday to Friday at 1...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- St. Kitts and Nevis is now offering the Oxford University/AstraZeneca Vaccine at the Newtown, Basseterre, Tabernacle, Sandy Point, Old Road,...

Premier Brantley encourages all Nevisians to be vaccinated against COVID-19

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis – All Nevisians should be vaccinated against COVID-19, according to Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis and Minister of Health in the...

Health Minister Byron-Nisbett defends Indian company making COVID-19 vaccines

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Federal Minister of Health the Hon. Akilah Byron-Nisbett is assuring the nation that the Oxford/AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccine being rolled out...

Don’t wait, vaccinate: 20,000 more COVID-19 doses arrive in the Federation

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Now that the Federation of St. Kitts and Nevis has secured an additional 20,000 doses of the AstraZeneca-Oxford University COVID-19...

COVID-19 vaccination rollout: Over 600 persons already vaccinated

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- St. Kitts and Nevis, which aims to have 70 percent of its population vaccinated against COVID-19, is on track to...

Hospital chief discusses vaccine safety, approval process, importance of vaccination

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Awareness about the safety and effectiveness of the COVID-19 vaccine, the need for persons to get vaccinated, and testing measures...

Federation’s COVID-19 vaccinations launch a major milestone

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts – February 22 will be remembered as a major milestone in St. Kitts and Nevis’ history in the fight against the...

Global solidarity needed to effectively tackle COVID-19 pandemic

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- With the COVID-19 virus still active, Kaye Bass, Permanent Secretary in the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and Aviation, has called...

Premier Brantley, other NIA Cabinet Ministers receive COVID-19 vaccines

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Hon. Mark Brantley, Premier of Nevis, along with the other Cabinet Ministers of the Nevis Island Administration (NIA) became the first...

Nevis Health professionals preparing for COVID-19 vaccination roll out

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis -- Twenty health professionals on Nevis received World Health Organization certification to participate in a training exercise “COVID-19 Vaccination Training for Health...

Prime Minister Dr. Harris, among the first in the Federation to...

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Prime Minister Dr. the Honourable Timothy Harris rolled up his sleeve today February 22 as he accepted the AstraZeneca/Oxford University...

Choosing to take the COVID-19 vaccine protects oneself and others

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Choosing to take the AstraZeneca/Oxford University vaccine is choosing to protect oneself and others from the deadly COVID-19 virus, according...

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