CPS advises drinking plenty of water to avoid dehydration

CPS advises drinking plenty of water to avoid dehydration

Dehydration is a situation when you have fewer fluids in your body than you take in. This is a very serious problem during summer. When the water content in your body decreases it leads to disruption in the number of required minerals inside the body, which ultimately affects proper functioning.  The Ministry of Health’s Collective…

Prostate Cancer Awareness titled “Start the conversation” launched

Prostate Cancer Awareness titled “Start the conversation” launched

In lieu of the National Men’s Health Awareness Month, the Positive and Elektralyets Foundation is conducting an awareness program known as  “Start the Conversation – Prostate Cancer Awareness.” The program was officially kicked off by an interview on OASIS FM with Mr Gordon Snow, Mercedes Van Der Waals and Elektra.  Furthermore, in connection with the…

NCD MAP presented by Health Minister to Stakeholders 

NCD MAP presented by Health Minister to Stakeholders 

The Saint Marteen Public Health Ministry has come out with a 10-year plan against chronic diseases. Named as the Multisectoral Action Plan for the Prevention and Control of Noncommunicable Diseases was presented by the Hon Public Health Minister Omar Ottley.   NCDs are used to refer to a chronic situation that is caused by several factors…

The COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule for June updated by CPS

The COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Schedule for June updated by CPS

The Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a branch of the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development, and Labour (Ministry VSA), would like to remind the public that for the month of June, the COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic will only operate on Thursdays. The new June dates are Thursday, June 9th, Thursday, June 16th, and Thursday, June 23rd….