CaribWave 2017

CaribWave 2017

🕔10:41, 27.Mar 2017

    The Valley, Anguilla – The CaribWave 2017 Tsunami Exercise was held on 21st March 2017 and focused on the potential impacts of a significant “felt” earthquake and resulting tsunami. The exercise had several aims: testing of the CAPiT

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DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SIGNS MOU WITH HEALTH AUTHORITY OF ANGUILLA AND UNVEILS NEW LOGO

DEPARTMENT OF SOCIAL DEVELOPMENT SIGNS MOU WITH HEALTH AUTHORITY OF ANGUILLA AND UNVEILS NEW LOGO

🕔10:12, 27.Mar 2017

      The Department of Social Development and the Health Authority of Anguilla on Tuesday 21st March, signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) to enhance and strengthen the working relationship between both agencies. “Therefore this MOU is significant. It

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Ask Your Doctor: OBESITY AND CANCER

Ask Your Doctor: OBESITY AND CANCER

🕔10:11, 27.Mar 2017

    In the past few years there has been much concern about the increasing incidence of various cancers in Anguilla. There might be many factors influencing this increase, but nutrition and body weight have been shown to be associated

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POSITIVE LIVING: ARE YOU NURSING A GRUDGE?

POSITIVE LIVING: ARE YOU NURSING A GRUDGE?

🕔15:42, 20.Mar 2017

    Are you nursing a grudge against someone today? Are you carrying around envy, jealousy, covetousness, malice, anger, hurt, or bitterness towards another person or persons in your heart? Every time you see that person or persons, do you

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WORLD KIDNEY DAY OBSERVED

WORLD KIDNEY DAY OBSERVED

🕔15:42, 20.Mar 2017

    On Thursday March 9th 2017, in observance of World Kidney Day, under the theme “Kidney Disease and Obesity”, the Health Promotion Unit, in collaboration with Dialysis Unit, initiated their awareness campaign with a parade focused on bringing awareness

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Caribbean Meeting on NCD Medicines

Caribbean Meeting on NCD Medicines

🕔15:12, 13.Mar 2017

      Health authorities from 16 Caribbean countries and representatives from the Pan American Health Organizations (PAHO) Non Communicable Disease ( NCD) and Medicines programmes gathered for two days to discuss the barriers and solutions to improve quality, availability

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IMPORTATION OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS FOR RETAIL

IMPORTATION OF PRESCRIPTION DRUGS FOR RETAIL

🕔15:12, 13.Mar 2017

    It has come to the attention of the Ministry of Health and the Customs Department that prescription drugs are being imported into the island, in quantities that exceed personal use. Moreover, on several occasions, these items were neither

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Ask Your Doctor: EARWAX BLOCKAGE

Ask Your Doctor: EARWAX BLOCKAGE

🕔14:20, 13.Mar 2017

    A common cause of children and some adults seeing their doctor is the buildup of wax in the ears. Often this seldom leads to problems but, in some instances, can lead to temporary deafness. What is earwax? Earwax,

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ROTARY CLUB of ANGUILLA DONATES GIFT OF LIFE – BLOOD BANK EQUIPMENT TO LAB AT PRINCESS ALEXANDRA HOSPITAL

ROTARY CLUB of ANGUILLA DONATES GIFT OF LIFE – BLOOD BANK EQUIPMENT TO LAB AT PRINCESS ALEXANDRA HOSPITAL

🕔15:06, 6.Mar 2017

      The Rotary Club has given the people of Anguilla a gift of life: Blood bank equipment worth over US$90,000 comprising a blood bank fridge, a blood bank centrifuge, two ultra-low freezers, a platelet agitator, a plasma thawer,

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Ask Your Doctor: CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE

Ask Your Doctor: CHRONIC KIDNEY DISEASE

🕔13:57, 6.Mar 2017

    The increasing number of individuals living in Anguillla, developing hypertension and diabetes, has led to more individual ending up with chronic kidney disease also called chronic kidney failure. There is no cure for chronic kidney disease, but various

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