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Nevis Zika Virus Update For October 2016

Nevis Zika Virus Update For October 2016

October 7, 2016 | 0 Comments

The Aedes Aegypti Mosquito Spreads Zika Charlestown, Nevis October 07, 2016 The following is a press release from the Ministry of Health in the Nevis Island Administration (NIA), dated October 07, 2016, concerning an update of the Zika Virus Disease on Nevis. Earlier this week, the Ministry of Health on Nevis was informed of the […]

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No Zika Virus In St. Kitts – Nevis – So Far

No Zika Virus In St. Kitts – Nevis – So Far

February 22, 2016 | 0 Comments

Zika Virus Mosquito Transmission Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis February 22, 2016 (SKNIS) Minister of State, Honourable Senator Wendy Phipps, who has responsibility for Health, has confirmed that presently there are no suspected cases or lab confirmed cases of the Zika virus in St. Kitts and Nevis. She said this during a statement in the […]

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Caribbean Health Agencies Monitor Ebola Outbreak

Caribbean Health Agencies Monitor Ebola Outbreak

August 10, 2014 | 0 Comments

No Ebola Cases In The Caribbean Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis August 10, 2014 (CUOPM) The Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) said it is monitoring the global situation closely with regards to the current outbreak of Ebola virus disease in Central and West Africa. CARPHA said it remains in close contact with its regional and […]

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St. Kitts – Nevis’ Development Threatened By Disease

St. Kitts – Nevis’ Development Threatened By Disease

May 19, 2011 | 0 Comments

Director of Community Health Services – Dr. Hazel Williams Roberts Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis May 19, 2011 (SKNIS) The effects Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) can have on an individual, a family, a community and the domestic economy will be highlighted at a national summit on Thursday, May 26. Dr. Hazel Williams Roberts, the Director […]

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Nevis To Host International Health Regulations Workshop

Nevis To Host International Health Regulations Workshop

April 13, 2011 | 0 Comments

Mrs. Nicole Slack-Liburd – Nevis Ministry of Health Charlestown, Nevis April 13, 2011 Stakeholders at the start of a three-day International Health Regulations (IHR) Workshop on Nevis were reminded of their importance to continue to persevere in spite of the challenges they faced in order to safeguard the health and livelihoods of the citizens of […]

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Caribbean Leaders Welcome UN High-Level Meeting On Disease

Caribbean Leaders Welcome UN High-Level Meeting On Disease

March 8, 2011 | 0 Comments

Communicable Disease Conference Scheduled Basseterre, St. Kitts – Nevis March 08, 2011 (CUOPM) Caribbean leaders, led by St. Kitts and Nevis’ Prime Minister and CARICOM Head with responsibility for health issues have welcomed the soon to be held UN High-Level Meeting on the Prevention and Control of Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs) scheduled for September 2011. […]

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