Breast Cancer Awareness “Walk of Hope” – A Success

Breast Cancer Awareness “Walk of Hope” – A Success

🕔09:47, 21.Oct 2011

Over 300 persons thronged the parking lot of the C&N Jumbo Plaza, at the junction to the North Road on Thursday, 13th October, to participate in the first ever Breast Cancer Awareness Walk of Hope. Dubbed one of the largest

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Peer Educators Trained At STI Workshop

Peer Educators Trained At STI Workshop

🕔09:11, 21.Oct 2011

Some 35 youth and adult persons, drawn from various parts of Anguilla, have received certification as Peer Educators at a recently-concluded sensitization workshop on Sexually Transmitted Infections (STI). Participants in the STI Workshop at the Roman Catholic Church Press Conference

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FOOT CARE CAMPAIGN TO HALT AMPUTATIONS IN ANGUILLA

FOOT CARE CAMPAIGN TO HALT AMPUTATIONS IN ANGUILLA

🕔14:23, 13.Oct 2011

The Health Authority in Anguilla has embarked on a programme to train nurses and community health aides to assist in assessing and caring persons with diabetic feet. Medical Air Services Association (MASA) in Anguilla has been the largest contributor in

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October is Breast Cancer and Domestic Violence Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer and Domestic Violence Awareness Month

🕔13:59, 13.Oct 2011

Breast Cancer and Domestic Violence are two issues that predominately affect women. While both Breast Cancer and Domestic Violence can happen to men, they are far more likely to happen to women. Globally one (1) in eight (8) women are

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Health Care Providers Lectured On Sexual Infections

Health Care Providers Lectured On Sexual Infections

🕔13:45, 13.Oct 2011

Health care providers at the Princess Alexandra Hospital and Health Centres met at the Soroptimist Club’s Conference Room this week for a two-day workshop which dealt with sexually-transmitted diseases, as a separate concern from HIV/AIDS. Health Care Providers and others

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“WAR” ON THE COCKROACH, FEATURE OF VECTOR AWARENESS

“WAR” ON THE COCKROACH, FEATURE OF VECTOR AWARENESS

🕔09:34, 10.Oct 2011

The Department of Environmental Protection held its Vector Awareness Opening Ceremony and Open Day on Monday this week, October 3, on the grounds of the Environmental Health Unit. Environmental Health Unit staff, Mr. Baird and Mr. Mussington In attendance were

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OCTOBER BREAST CANCER MONTH IN ANGUILLA

OCTOBER BREAST CANCER MONTH IN ANGUILLA

🕔09:28, 10.Oct 2011

The Cancer Awareness Steering Committee in Anguilla, with the support of Digicel, is observing October as Cancer Awareness Month, with the slogan being “Think Pink – Make a Difference.” Jennifer Gumbs, Mr. Gidharry and Professor Louden Digicel’s Country Manager in

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Cap Juluca Partners With the National Cancer Awareness Steering Committee to Raise Awareness on Breast Cancer

Cap Juluca Partners With the National Cancer Awareness Steering Committee to Raise Awareness on Breast Cancer

🕔09:07, 7.Oct 2011

As part of its ongoing Health and Wellness Programme, Cap Juluca is this month partnering with the national Cancer Awareness Steering Committee (CASC) to raise awareness on Breast Cancer. Under the theme: “Cancer is Everybody’s Business – Early Detection is

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TURN OUT AT WELLNESS DAY SURPRISES CARE GIVERS Appeal For Assistance From Business Community

TURN OUT AT WELLNESS DAY SURPRISES CARE GIVERS Appeal For Assistance From Business Community

🕔09:22, 16.Sep 2011

Senior Health Educator, with the Health Promotion Unit of Anguilla, and some of her colleagues, expressed surprise at the large turnout of persons for testing on Caribbean Wellness Day, on September 9.   Testing of members of the public by

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Anguilla Maintaining Immunization Coverage

Anguilla Maintaining Immunization Coverage

🕔09:43, 5.May 2008

Public Health Nurses in Anguilla began a week of vaccination activities with a church service at the Wesleyan Holiness Church on the Stoney Ground Road on Sunday, April 20. They were welcomed by Pastor Juliet Simon and other leaders including

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