Grantley Adams Memorial’s Health Fair Tomorrow

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

The Health and Safety Committee of the Grantley Adams Memorial School will host a Health Fair tomorrow, Thursday, November 29, from 9:30 a.m. to 2:00 p.m., under the theme: “Your Health is in Your Hands”. Organiser of the event and Chairman of the school’s Health and Safety Committee, David Moseley, said the aim of the fair is to sensitize both teachers …

Branford Taitt’s Health Fair Tomorrow

Sharon Austin Ministry News

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, …

Tackling NCDs A Priority For Government

Sharon Austin Top Stories

The issue of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) continues to be a priority for the Ministry of Health and Wellness and it has put a significant level of resources and effort into addressing them. Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Arthur Phillips, stressed Government’s commitment to controlling and preventing NCDs today when he delivered the feature address during the opening ceremony of the …

Education Ministry Staff Pampered At Health Fair

Melissa Rollock Ministry News

Staff of the Ministry of Education, Technological and Vocational Training were pampered and treated to free health checks during a health fair held at the Ministry’s Elsie Payne Complex, Constitution Road, St. Michael, on Thursday. The fair was part of Education Month activities, and the Ministry staff, who are tasked with the responsibility of managing the island’s educational system, got …

Clinics Suspended Tomorrow

Joy Springer Ministry News

The public is advised that regularly scheduled clinic services at the Maurice Byer Polyclinic, Station Hill, St. Peter and the St. Joseph Outpatient Clinic will be suspended tomorrow, Friday, April 20, to facilitate the hosting of a health fair at the polyclinic. Additionally, there will be no Extended Hours Service. According to the Ministry of Health, arrangements are in place …

Health Fair At Maurice Byer Polyclinic April 20

Joy Springer Ministry News

The Maurice Byer Polyclinic, Litchfield, St. Peter, in association with Almond Beach Resort, will host a health fair on Friday, April 20 on the grounds of the polyclinic from 9:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Patrons will get the opportunity to learn about the services offered by the polyclinic as well as to participate in a range of activities include Zumba, …

Wellness Fair In St. Philip March 24

Paula Harper-Grant Ministry News

Residents of St. Philip and surrounding areas will get the chance to have a number of health checks done, when the St. Philip North Constituency Council hosts a wellness fair tomorrow, Saturday, March 24, at Blades Hill from noon to 7:00 p.m. Tests being offered on that day are blood sugar, blood pressure, cholesterol and HIV rapid testing. Patrons will …

SJPI Health Fair Tomorrow

bgis Ministry News

The public is invited to the Samuel Jackman Prescod Institute of Technology’s (SJPI) health fair tomorrow, Friday, November 3, at its Wildey, St. Michael campus. The event will begin with an opening ceremony in the SJPI’s Auditorium at 9:30 a.m., and the featured speaker will be Dr, Raphael Greenidge. Patrons will be treated to booth displays; health checks by various …

St. Peter Committee’s Health Fair

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

The St. Peter Parish Independence Committee’s (PIC), in collaboration with the Maurice Byer Polyclinic Men’s Health and Educational Group, will stage a Health Fair and Flea/Craft Market on Saturday, September 23. It will take place on the grounds of the Christ Is the Answer Family Church, Little Battalleys, Speightstown, St. Peter, from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. Patrons are expected …

St. Philip Health Fair On Saturday

Jamal Weekes Ministry News

The public is invited to attend the St. Philip Parish Independence Committee’s (PIC) Open Day and Holistic Health Fair, this Saturday, July 22. The health fair will take place at the General Medical Centre, Six Roads, St. Philip, from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Persons will have the opportunity to have several free medical tests, including blood pressure and blood …