Tag Archives: Wellness

Ministry of Health Biodiversity Project

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment is appealing to everyone to conserve and protect that nation’s Biodiversity. Project Coordinator for Bi-Diversity in the Ministry of Health, Tashika Haynes said Bio- Diversity speaks about the variety of plant and animal life in the world. She said the nation’s Bio- Diversity is one of the… Continue Reading →

Ministry Of Health School Nutrition Project

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment has launched an initiative aimed at improving the nutritional value of foods being offered to students at primary and secondary educational institutions here. The School Nutrition Project is the collaborative effort of the Ministry of health, the Ministry of Education and the Mustique charitable Trust, which is… Continue Reading →

Senior Health Official On Biodiversity

A senior official in the Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment has emphasized the importance of biodiversity in mitigating against the impact of climate change. The point was made by Acting Senior Environmental Health Officer Todd Lewis, as St. Vincent and the Grenadines prepares to observe International Day of Biological Diversity this week. To… Continue Reading →

Chikungunya Spread Control Exercises

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment is intensifying its fogging and other activities to contain the spread of the Chikungunya viral disease here. Chairman of the National Surveillance Committee in the Ministry of Health, Dr. Rosmond Adams says the Ministry is working to ensure that the outbreak of the disease does not reach… Continue Reading →

Chikungunya Outbreak Appeal The Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment

The Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment is appealing for the co-operation of the public in helping to control the outbreak of the Chikungunya viral disease here. Chikungunya is transmitted to humans by the Aedes Aegypti Mosquito. It causes fever and severe joint pain. Other symptoms include muscle pain, headache, nausea, fatigue and rash…. Continue Reading →