Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton is on a three day official visit to the Cayman Islands.
Creating healthy individuals and presenting healthier meal options were the focus of activities to observe Caribbean Nutrition Day, yesterday June 1.
The Adina Donovan Home for the Elderly is the recipient of a donation of $1500 by Quality Construction.
The public is invited to an informative presentation on Foot Care on June 8 at the Abraham Leonard Community Center in Carrot Bay.
The Carrot Bay Senior Citizens Programme in collaboration with the BVI Diabetes Association-Western Branch is inviting the public to an informative presentation on foot care.
Premier of the Virgin Islands, Dr. the Honourable D. Orlando Smith, OBE has said his Government will continue to put preventive programmes in place to reduce the morbidity levels of residents affected by chronic diseases in the Territory.
A one day conference on the Implementation of the Non Communicable Disease Prevention Strategy will be held next week.
Local and regional activities are continuing to control the spread of the ZIKA virus and other vector borne illnesses.
Diabetics, persons affected with hypertension or any other chronic disease and their caregivers are invited to participate in the Stanford University Self-Management programme.
A series of self-management workshops are underway to assist persons with managing non-communicable diseases.