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Women Urged to Take Action About Their Health
May 28, 2021
Women Urged to Take Action About Their Health

Too many women spend their time caring for others but not themselves, said obstetrician and gynecologist, Dr Shamanique Bodie-Williams. She urged women to be proactive and advocate for themselves, as the world observes the International Day of Action for Women’s Health today (Friday, May 28).

“We are so busy we forget our own health which is vital for us to be able to maintain the life and...

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Bimini man dies and 55 new cases recorded
April 27, 2021
Bimini man dies and 55 new cases recorded

FIFTY-FIVE new COVID-19 cases and one more virus-related death were recorded in the country on Sunday.

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August 23, 2019
Families unable to identify loved ones during strike

FAMILIES who cannot identify their loved ones, complaints in the maternity ward, and patients being turned away from public clinics -- these are all the effects of the Bahamas Doctors Union's strike, Health Minister Dr Duane Sands and other health pro

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May 23, 2017
Medical volunteers needed for 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games

The 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) in The Bahamas will feature about 1,300 athletes from the participating member countries of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF), which means that there will be a need for local medical officers to step forward and volunteer their services.
According to Dr. Ricky Davis, the lead doctor on the CYG team, over 200 volunteers would be required to accommodate ...

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October 11, 2017
Health Minister says newly renovated West End Clinic has come a long way since 1959

A key feature of the newly renovated West End Clinic is the provision of an ambulance, which will afford 24-hour EMS services to the residents of West End...

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Nurse had to pay for private COVID test
August 27, 2020
Nurse had to pay for private COVID test

A NURSE at the Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre who has COVID-19 says she had to pay $224 for testing at a private facility after waiting since August 10 for her results at the South Beach Clinic...

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October 07, 2017
PM Officially Commissions West End Community Clinic

Tele-health technology will enable patients to be seen in any clinic or hospital in The Bahamas and doctors will be able to have access to their records, Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis, said during the Commissioning Ceremony for the West End Community Clinic on Friday, October 6, 2017...

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October 28, 2019
Diabetes Mellitus, the Fifth Leading Cause of Death in The Bahamas

Minister of Health, the Hon. Dr. Duane Sands said Diabetes Mellitus is a devastating and costly non-communicable disease and is the fifth leading cause of death in The Bahamas...

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April 22, 2017
Statement from The Ministry of Health on Public Health Clinic Enrolment in National Health Insurance

The Ministry of Health advises that the public health clinics in New Providence can be selected as primary care providers for NHI enrolment...

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March 18, 2019
Prime Minister Opens the 47th Annual Scientific Conference

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis delivered welcome remarks at the 47h Annual Scientific Conference Medical Association of the Bahamas & Bahamas Dental Association...

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