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Minister Clayton Burgin On Child Obesity In SVG

Minister of Health, Clayton Burgin, said the government has implemented a number of health initiatives aimed at reducing the incidents of child obesity in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He was addressing hosted a one-day Symposium and Health Fair, held last week as part of activities to observe Nutrition Awareness Week. Minister Burgin said work… Continue Reading →

Minister Clayton Burgin On Under-Nutrition And Obesity

Minister of Health, Wellness and the Environment, Clayton Burgin, said malnutrition, which includes under-nutrition and obesity, remains one of the leading causes of death and disability globally. He made the point in a radio address on Sunday, to signal the start of a week of activities to observe Nutrition Awareness Week 2014. The activities are… Continue Reading →