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Influenza Prevention Tips The Ministry of Health wishes to remind citizens of the steps to be taken to reduce the likelihood of contracting and spreading the virus. 11/21/2015 view
Red and Processed Meats Recommendations See highlights of the Ministry of Health's media conference on the IARC's Report on Red and Processed Meats.11/6/2015 view
Minister of Health Meets with CARPHA on NCDs Minister of Health, the Honourable Terrence Deyalsingh, hosted a sensitization meeting with executives of the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) on Tuesday, October 27th 201511/3/2015 view
International Agency for Research on Cancer (IARC) Press Conference The World Cancer Research Fund’s (WCRF) current nutrition advice is to limit the consumption of red meat and avoid processed meat based on global scientific research into the link between diet and cancer.10/30/2015 view
“How safe is your food?” school challenge competition As part of the World Health Day celebrations in Trinidad and Tobago, PAHO/WHO, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Health and the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) conducted a “How safe is your food?” school challenge competition in secondary schools.10/27/2015 view
Public Reminder About Seasonal Influenza The Ministry of Health wishes to urge citizens of Trinidad and Tobago to take steps to prevent the spread of seasonal influenza. 10/23/2015 view
Outbreak in Neonatal Intensive Care Units in Jamaica The Ministry of Health maintains its vigilance in monitoring infectious disease trends within Trinidad and Tobago, the Caribbean region, and internationally.10/23/2015 view
Response to the Attack at St. James Medical Complex Ministry of Health`s response to Attack at St James Medical Complex10/16/2015 view
Public Health Advisory Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease The Ministry of Health wishes to advise citizens that several cases of HMFD have been reported in other Caribbean countries.10/14/2015 view
Minister of Health Meets with the TTRNA Minister of Health Meets with members of the executive and general membership of the Trinidad and Tobago Registered Nurses Association (TTRNA)9/29/2015 view
Biography of the Honourable Minister of Health Biography of the Honourable Minister of Health, Mr. Terrence Deyalsingh9/23/2015 view
Republic Day Greetings Republic Day Greetings from the new Minister of Health for the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago9/23/2015 view
New Health Minister Sworn in Mr. Terrence Deyalsingh Sworn in as Minister of Health9/11/2015 view
National Health Card instructions for Pharmacists It has been brought to the attention of the Ministry of Health that some patients have been refused medication by public and private pharmacies and this practice must be ended...8/26/2015 view
New Health Centre Opens in Carenage The Carenage Health Centre is a new, two-storey primary healthcare facility...8/25/2015 view
National Day of Play: San Juan Saturday August 15th, 2015, Don Miguel Recreation Ground, Don Miguel Road, San Juan. 1pm to 6pm8/14/2015 view
World Breastfeeding Week 2015 World Breastfeeding Week, 1-7 August 2015: “Breastfeeding and Work – Let’s Make it Work.”8/8/2015 view
World Breastfeeding Week 2015 Walk and Breakfast: Saturday 8th August, 2015, 7:30am; #8 Rust Street, St. Clair. Free T-shirts for first 300 to register.8/7/2015 view
National Day of Play: Tobago Saturday August 8th, 2015, Mt. Pleasant Recreation Ground, Tobago. 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.8/5/2015 view
Statement from the Minister of Health Statement from Dr. the Honourable Fuad Khan regarding recent comments made in the media.7/20/2015 view
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