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Voluntary Product Recall - Duncan Hines Cake Mix Products
The Ministry of Health wishes to inform the public of the voluntary recall of Duncan Hines Cake Mix Products...
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Post-flooding Tips
The need-to-know on keeping yourself and your family healthy and safe after the effects of flooding....
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Public Health Officials Inspect Over 17,000 premises Post-flooding
In the past week, Public Health Inspectors have inspected 17,449 premises in the flood affected communities throughout Trinidad.
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NWRHA: Port of Spain Blood Collection Centre
Share Life, Give Blood at the Port of Spain Blood Collection Center THIS and EVERY Saturday.....
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Public Health Teams Provide Relief Post Severe Weather
In support of the national response to the severe weather, the Ministry of Health and the Regional Health Authorities have activated their emergency operations.
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NWRHA: Relocation of the Eye Outpatient Clinic to the St. James Medical Complex
The NWRHA wishes to advise the public that the Ophthalmology Outpatient Clinic (Eye Clinic) is being relocated...
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ERHA: Eastern Regional Health Authority Hosts Its Annual Public Board Meeting
The Eastern Regional Health Authority's Public Board Meeting was held at the North Eastern Community Centre, Duranta Gardens on October 04, 2018.
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-13)
See the 2018-13 Women's Health Article to learn more about Induction of Labour
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Minister of Health Represents Trinidad and Tobago at UN High-level Meetings
The Honourable Terrence Deyalsingh, Minister of Health, represents Trinidad and Tobago at the UN High-Level Meeting on NCDs in New York
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Neurosurgery Equipment Donated for use in the Nation's Hospitals
Over 1 million TTD in neurosurgical equipment has been donated for use in the public health sector by the People’s Republic of China.
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-12)
See the 2018-12 Women's Health Article to learn more about High Blood Pressure in Pregnancy
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Health of Returning Hajj Pilgrims for 2018
The Ministry of Health routinely engages Hajj pilgrims prior to their journey and monitors their health upon returning from Hajj.
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-11)
See the 2018-11 Women's Health Article to learn more about Nausea & Vomiting in Pregnancy (NVP)
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Opening of the Sangre Grande Enhanced Health Centre
The NEW Sangre Grande Enhanced Health Centre opens on September 4, 2018.
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Minister of Health thanks Healthcare Workers
Minister of Health thanks Healthcare Workers for performance and dedication to duty after earthquake.
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All 50 Samples Tested for Malaria are Negative
The Ministry of Health [...] advises the public that all 50 [...] blood samples taken from residents of the Cedros area have tested negative for malaria.
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Ministry of Health Activates its Emergency Operations Centre
In the aftermath of the earthquake that occurred on Tuesday 21st August, 2018 the Ministry of Health activated its Emergency Operations Centre (EOC)...
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Status Update on [...] Services in the Aftermath of Earthquake
The public is advised that the Ministry of Health has taken every action to ensure essential medical services are available to all citizens in the immediate aftermath of the 6.8 magnitude earthquake...
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-10)
See the 2018-10 Women's Health Article to learn more about Dilation & Curettage (D&C)
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Ministry of Health Officials Visit Home in La Canoa, Santa Cruz
The Ministry of Health advises the public that, based on a review of its records, the home located at Dookhan Hill, off La Canoa Road in lower Santa Cruz, is not registered under the Private Hospitals Act...
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Improvements Coming to CDAP
Members of the public who access their drugs through the Chronic Disease Assistance Programme (CDAP) will soon have an improved experience.
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Centre of Excellence for Maternal and Infant Health
Trinidad and Tobago Becomes a Centre of Excellence for Maternal and Infant Health
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Rainy Season Health Tips
See tips for the Rainy Season including water and food safety.
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Ministry of Health Advisory on Crab Meat
The Ministry of Agriculture, Land and Fisheries issued a release advising the public "to avoid eating fresh crab meat from Venezuela as the US Food and Drug Agency says it may be contaminated with Vibrio parahaemolyticus."
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Celebrating Milestones - Maternal Health in Trinidad and Tobago
The Ministry of Health celebrates the national achievement of the Sustainable Development Goal for Maternal Mortality for 2030 and the improvement in maternal health services...
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Savour the Colours of Health
For good health, the Pan American Health Organisation recommends having 2-3 servings of fruits daily and 3-5 servings of vegetables as part of a balanced diet...
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-09)
See the 2018-09 Women's Health Article to learn more about Hysterectomy (Part II)
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Women's Health Newsletter (2018-08)
See the 2018-08 Women's Health Article to learn more about Hysterectomy (Part I)
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Don't Get the Flu...Don't Give the Flu
The vaccine used by the Ministry of Health for the current flu season complies with the WHO recommendations...
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Don't Get the Flu...Don't Give the Flu
Get the New 2018 Flu Vaccine at ALL Health Centres.
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Building Capacity. Building Health. Building T&T.
Construction Announcement: new Central Block for the Port of Spain General Hospital and new Administrative Building for the Ministry of Health.
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HIV Counseling and Testing Sites
Click for the latest listing on HIV Counseling and Testing Sites throughout Trinidad and Tobago
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Building Capacity, Building Health, Building T&T
Click to learn more about upcoming health facilities in Trinidad and Tobago
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Updated Contact Information for Blood Donation Service Site
The Ministry of Health wishes to inform the public of updated contact information for the Blood Donation Service Site. Click for details...
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Antibiotic Resistance
Learn what you can do to prevent Antibiotic Resistance.
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Practice Proper Hand Hygiene
Get useful tips from the WHO Guidelines on Hand Hygiene in Health Care
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Dignity in Mental Health
Psychological and Mental Health First Aid for All
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Suicide Prevention Tips
Click for Suicide Prevention Tips, Suicide Myth Busters and Help Resources
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QPCC&C - Locations and Opening Hours
Queen's Park Counselling Centre and Clinic - Locations and Opening Hours
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We want to hear from you
Complaints? Suggestions? Comments? We want to hear from you, our Medical Professionals and the Public.
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The Honourable Terrence Deyalsingh, Minister of Health appeared on TV6's Morning Edition on Thursday, 9th August, 2018 to discuss current matters in the Public Health Sector.


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