Tag archive for ‘health’
By The Publisher On Tuesday, May 12th, 2020
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NAGICO Branch Office to reopen on Wednesday following Government’s announcement of Reopening Plan

PHILIPSBURG — NAGICO Insurances will reopen to the public as of Wednesday; May 13, following the announcement by the Prime Minister and Head of EOC, Silveria Jacobs on Sunday, of government’s plan to More...

By Online Editor On Thursday, November 21st, 2019
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St. Maarten Medical Center Hosts SYNERGY Conference

CAY HILL: St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) recently hosted a SYNERGY Conference, facilitated by their Quality and Safety Department, featuring Keynote Speaker, Dr. Eric Gertner, Associate Medical Director for More...

By Online Editor On Wednesday, October 30th, 2019
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Plastic Surgeon Dr. Buncamper to have consultations at SMMC

CAY HILL — SMMC is pleased to inform the general public that during the week of November 11th to November 16th, 2019 Plastic Surgeon Dr. Marlon Buncamper will be working at SMMC and will be available for consultations. Since More...

By Online Editor On Saturday, October 19th, 2019
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AUC students volunteer at the MHF for community action day

Cay Hill, Sint Maarten — On the 19th of October, 11 AUC students spent their Saturday helping the Mental Health Foundation (MHF) with much-needed facility maintenance in honor of community action day. They More...

By Online Editor On Wednesday, October 16th, 2019
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Our actions are our future. Healthy Diets for a #ZeroHunger World

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – World Food Day (WFD) was a day of action against chronic hunger and malnutrition and the 2019 theme is: “Our actions are our future. Healthy Diets for a #ZeroHunger World.” As More...

By Desk Editor On Tuesday, July 10th, 2018
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CPS: Stay cool and hydrated as extremely hot weather can cause illness

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — Heatwaves are among the most dangerous of natural hazards that have a significant impact on society, Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a department in the Ministry More...

By Desk Editor On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Nurses attended International Caribbean Nursing Conference

CAYHILL — SMMC nurses recently attended the international Caribbean nursing conference held on Aruba. The event took place from June 8th to 9th at Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino. The conference More...

By Desk Editor On Friday, June 29th, 2018
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Whatever happened to the good old natural nails?

By Shola Blessing “Mi amour, let me do your nails today, it will look very good on you” my hairstylist said as she tried to cajole me once again to fix artificial nails on my fingers but for the umpteenth time More...

By Desk Editor On Monday, June 18th, 2018
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Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Mental Health Foundation and the Safe Haven Foundationin a joint effort

On Thursday 14th June 2018, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed between the Mental Health Foundation and the Safe Haven Foundation in a joint effort to start a joint relationship with the objective to strengthen More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 14th, 2018
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CPS: Get vaccinated against measles and rubella if travelling to the World Cup

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) is calling on those who plan to travel to the 2018 FIFA World Cup during the next four weeks to ensure that the are up-to-date More...