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Centre of Excellence for Maternal and Infant Health
Trinidad and Tobago Becomes a Centre of Excellence for Maternal and Infant Health
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Rainy Season Health Tips
See tips for the Rainy Season including water and food safety.
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Ministry of Health Advisory on Crab Meat
The Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries issued a release advising the public "to avoid eating fresh crab meat from Venezuela as the US Food and Drug Agency says it may be contaminated with Vibrio parahaemolyticus."
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Celebrating Milestones - Maternal Health in Trinidad and Tobago
The Ministry of Health celebrates the national achievement of the Sustainable Development Goal for Maternal Mortality for 2030 and the improvement in maternal health services...
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Termination of Services of Medical Intern
The Ministry of Health confirms that, after careful consideration of all the relevant facts and the terms of the Internship Agreement, it officially terminated the services of Dr. Dhelia Gabriel with effect from Friday 6th July, 2018.
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Successful 2018 Flu Vaccination Drive
The Ministry of Health is engaged in a robust Influenza Vaccination Drive for the 2018 Flu Season...
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All Public Health Facilities up and running after heavy downpour
The Ministry of Health advises that all public health facilities (including hospitals and health centres) throughout the country are open and adequately staffed to accommodate visits.
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Savour the Colours of Health
For good health, the Pan American Health Organisation recommends having 2-3 servings of fruits daily and 3-5 servings of vegetables as part of a balanced diet...
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NCRHA releases facts on MHWH washroom incident
The NCRHA has reviewed reports in the local media [...], indicating that a nurse attached to the Mt Hope Women’s Hospital reported that the ceiling [...] collapsed and caused injury to her.
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-09)
See the 2018-09 Women's Health Article to learn more about Hysterectomy (Part II)
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SWRHA: Temporary relocation of the Roy Joseph Health Centre
Effective Monday 28th May, 2018, the Roy Joseph Health Centre, located at Gomez Street, San Fernando will be temporarily relocated to the Pleasantville Health Centre.
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-08)
See the 2018-08 Women's Health Article to learn more about Hysterectomy (Part I)
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World Lupus Day 2018
The Ministry of Health joins the rest of the global community in observing World Lupus Day on Wednesday, May 10th, 2018.
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SWRHA: Response to Newsday’s Article “Help Save My Sight”
The South-West Regional Health Authority wishes to respond to the article published in today’s Newsday entitled “Help Save My Sight”.
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-07)
See the 2018-07 Women's Health Article for information on Uterine Fibroids
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Community Consultations Continue at the ERHA
The ERHA is currently hosting Community Consultation sessions at each health facility within the Eastern Region.
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-06)
See the 2018-06 Women's Health Article for information on the Flu and Pregnancy
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New State of the Art Ultrasound Machines for Public Hospitals
Three additional state-of-the-art, advanced ultrasound machines have been acquired by the Ministry of Health to improve the quality of healthcare provided in our public hospitals for mothers and their babies...
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NWRHA: Improvements at the Port of Spain General Hospital’s Neonatal Unit
The NWRHA continues its drive to improve healthcare services in its NICU at the POSGH...
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World TB Day 2018
The Ministry of Health join the rest of the world to commemorate World TB Day
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Ministry of Health Investigates Alleged Mould in Juice Boxes
The Ministry of Health is aware of the Social Media video which alleges the appearance of mould in juice boxes...
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SWRHA Media Release: Falling Ceiling at Burns Unit
The SWRHA wishes to assure the public that patients warded at the Burns Unit at the San Fernando General Hospital have been relocated to safe and secured area...
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No Outbreak of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease
...There is no serious public health risk for Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) at this time...
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Don't Get the Flu...Don't Give the Flu
The vaccine used by the Ministry of Health for the current flu season complies with the WHO recommendations...
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Don't Get the Flu...Don't Give the Flu
Get the New 2018 Flu Vaccine at ALL Health Centres.
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Building Capacity. Building Health. Building T&T.
Construction Announcement: new Central Block for the Port of Spain General Hospital and new Administrative Building for the Ministry of Health.
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HIV Counseling and Testing Sites
Click for the latest listing on HIV Counseling and Testing Sites throughout Trinidad and Tobago
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Building Capacity, Building Health, Building T&T
Click to learn more about upcoming health facilities in Trinidad and Tobago
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Updated Contact Information for Blood Donation Service Site
The Ministry of Health wishes to inform the public of updated contact information for the Blood Donation Service Site. Click for details...
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Antibiotic Resistance
Learn what you can do to prevent Antibiotic Resistance.
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Practice Proper Hand Hygiene
Get useful tips from the WHO Guidelines on Hand Hygiene in Health Care
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Dignity in Mental Health
Psychological and Mental Health First Aid for All
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Suicide Prevention Tips
Click for Suicide Prevention Tips, Suicide Myth Busters and Help Resources
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QPCC&C - Locations and Opening Hours
Queen's Park Counselling Centre and Clinic - Locations and Opening Hours
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We want to hear from you
Complaints? Suggestions? Comments? We want to hear from you, our Medical Professionals and the Public.
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The Honourable Terrence Deyalsingh, Minister of Health and Dr. Vishwanath Partapsingh, Principal Medical Officer, appeared on TV6's Morning Edition to discuss the flu vaccine as well as the difference between the common cold and the #flu.


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