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Federation receives personal protection equipment from Canada

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- A generous donation of personal protective equipment (PPEs) was received on November 13 by St. Kitts and Nevis to be...

More Vaccines on the way after SKN accepts first batch from...

With the first batch of Oxford-AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines already in the Federation courtesy of the Commonwealth of Dominica, St. Kitts and Nevis will be...

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,...

DENTAL CORNER – Tooth Whitening

What should you ask your dentist? You may want to start by speaking with your dentist. He or she can tell you whether whitening procedures...

Ministry of Health on Nevis gives update on Zika Virus Disease

Press Release: NIA CHARLESTOWN NEVIS (October 07, 2016) -- The following is a press release from the Ministry of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA),...

Nevis plans Sept. 7 to 11 ‘virtual’ activities to mark Caribbean...

CHARLESTOWN, Nevis –- A number of activities to commemorate Caribbean Wellness Day (CWD) 2020 on September 12, will be hosted by the Health Promotion...

Men Encouraged To Seek Medical Advice On Prostate Concerns Rather Than...

Press Release Basseterre, St. Kitts, July 14, 2016 (SKNIS): Dr. Winston Isaac, a Kittitian and co-founder of the Walnut Foundation of Ontario, Canada, advised the men of...

HOW TO MASSAGE THE STOMACH

*     To begin the exercise, you need to stand with your feet parallel. *     Bend your legs a little and sink your weight into them. *     Remember to keep...

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...

Chief Medical Officer Dr. Laws says, reopening of schools was necessary

BASSETERRE, St. Kitts -- Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Hazel Laws said on Wednesday that reopening school was a necessary step as the right to...

Mainly for the ladies

Whether you’ve got a nagging back, a sprained ankle, or cramps you curse each month, here’s a guide to which pain reliever works best. Workout...

Johnson & Johnson COVID Vaccine Works With One Dose

Results from early stage trials of Johnson & Johnson’s COVID-19 vaccine are promising, showing the one-dose vaccine generates an immune response in nearly all...

Managing Normal Feeling of Anxiety Important at Time of National Concern...

Dr. Cherrilyn Warde Crawford, Clinical Psychologist within the Ministry of Health, said it is normal to feel anxious as the Federation faces the COVID-19...

CMO: COVID-19 Fight Requires an All Hands on Deck Approach

Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr. Hazel Laws said that protecting citizens and residents against any incidences of the COVID-19 in St. Kitts and Nevis...

High salt diets linked to ulcer risk

The bug that causes stomach ulcers may be more likely to cause disease when exposed to high concentrations of salt, a US team of...

Coronavirus Latest: J&J Single Shot Vaccine Effective, Biden Lauds 50m Vaccinated,...

Johnson & Johnson's single-dose coronavirus vaccine is effective at preventing moderate and severe cases of COVID-19, according to an analysis of the trial data...

WHO urges, take action to stop harmful COVID-19 information

New York -- The World Health Organization (WHO) together with the United Nations (UN), specialised agencies and partners have called on countries to develop...

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...

The deadly scourge that is AIDS

By L. K. Hewlett You could have HIV/AIDS. Maybe you don’t. There’s only one way to know for sure — get tested. With more than  250 reported cases...

St. Kitts and Nevis hospitals prepared if severe COVID-19 cases develop

BASSERERRE, St. Kitts -- As the borders are set to reopen on October 31, hospitals across the Federation are prepared to care for people...

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