Branford Taitt’s Health Fair Tomorrow

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The Branford Taitt Polyclinic will stage a health fair tomorrow, Saturday, November 17, at the Carlton and A1 Supermarket Car Park, Black Rock, St. Michael. It will be held from 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Members of the public will receive blood pressure and blood sugar checks, and nutritional information on sugar in drinks and how to control diabetes, blood pressure and cholesterol, …

Branford Taitt To Close Early Thursday

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The public is advised that the Branford Taitt Polyclinic, Black Rock Main Road, St. Michael, will close at 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 20, to allow staff to attend the funeral service for a colleague. The Ministry of Health and Wellness apologises for any inconvenience this early closure may cause. joy.springer@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Immunisation Record Inspections To Start… …

Change In Telephone Numbers At Polyclinics

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The public is asked to note that the telephone numbers at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic, Black Rock, St. Michael and the Winston Scott Polyclinic, Jemmotts Lane, St. Michael, have been changed. The new number at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic is 536-3700 and at the Winston Scott Polyclinic – 536-3400. joy.springer@barbados.gov.bb See also: READ MORE Numbers To Reach BCIDA anemptytextlline READ …

Health Minister Reports Progress At Branford Taitt

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Health Minister John Boyce has reported “significant progress” in his Ministry’s efforts to respond to challenges posed by unruly behaviour by some members of the public at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic, Black Rock, St. Michael. Speaking at the opening of a Health Expo, hosted by the Lions Clubs of Barbados to mark World Health Day last Saturday, Mr. Boyce said …

Branford Taitt Polyclinic To Close Early Tomorrow

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The public is advised that the Branford Taitt Polyclinic at Black Rock, St. Michael will close at 1:00 p.m. tomorrow, Wednesday, April 4 to facilitate a staff meeting. The Ministry of Health apologises for any inconvenience caused. See also: READ MORE Branford Taitt’s Health Fair Tomorrow anemptytextlline READ MORE Branford Taitt To Close Early Thursday anemptytextlline READ MORE Low Uptake …

Muslim Association Donates Water Coolers

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Seven primary and secondary schools and the Branford Taitt Polyclinic are the beneficiaries of new water coolers, compliments of the Barbados Muslim Association. The Association’s president, Dr. Abdul Mohamed, in handing over the four standing and four wall-mounted units, thanked TMR Sales and Service Ltd for its support of the initiative. He added that the donation was part of the …

Polyclinic To Close Early Until Further Notice

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The Ministry of Health is advising the public that the Branford Taitt Polyclinic, Black Rock, St. Michael, has temporarily ceased extended opening hours to 6:30 p.m. and will close at 4:30 p.m. daily until further notice. This is necessary to address challenges being experienced at the facility. According to the Ministry, there has been an escalation in unruly behaviour by …

Men’s Health Group To Discuss Iridology

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Iridology – Another Perspective to Health Care will be the topic of discussion when the Men’s Health Support Group at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic meets on Thursday, September 21. Guest speaker will be Chantel Selman. The meeting begins at 6:00 p.m. in the main waiting area of the polyclinic, Black Rock Main Road, St. Michael. joycspring@gmail.com See also: READ MORE …

Children & Mental Health

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The stigma attached to mental health issues discourages many parents from accessing the help their children need. But help is available. The Child Guidance Clinic at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic is opened Monday to Friday, providing mental health care to children. Psychiatrist at the clinic, Dr. June Price-Humphrey notes: “Mental health has a lot of stigma and it’s even worse …

Prostate Health To Be Discussed

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The Men’s Health Group at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic will discuss Prostate Health when it meets on Thursday, June 15, in the main waiting area of the Polyclinic, Black Rock Main Road, St. Michael. Urologist. Dr. Jeetu Nebhnani, will lead the discussion, which begins at 6:00 p.m. All interested persons are invited to attend. joycspring@gmail.com See also: READ MORE Branford …