12 December 2013
Forest-Side : une fillette de 10 ans soupçonnée d’avoir poignardé mortellement un homme de 52 ans - Thursday, 12 December 2013 10:30
Troisième voie à Montagne-Ory : 25 minutes de moins pour rallier Phoenix-Port-Louis - Thursday, 12 December 2013 10:10
Questionnaires bilingues aux examens du CPE : l’English Speaking Union dit non - Thursday, 12 December 2013 07:47
Friday, 06 December 2013 14:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
A One Day Screening Programme in the context of World AIDS Day 2013 was held at Basketball Playground, Batterie Cassée, Roche Bois on Sunday 01 December 2013. For the period 2011 – 2015, the World AIDS campaign has selected the slogan “Getting to Zero”.
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Friday, 06 December 2013 14:00 Written by Tasleemah Joomun
It is increasingly recognised that gynecological problems affect the quality of life of the mother and the child. Major global healthcare players have invested in modern clinics, with improvements in imaging technology, endoscopic equipment, drug treatment and scientific innovations in Mauritius. Fortis Clinic Darne, one of the biggest stakeholders in the sector, has registered a constant 10-15 % growth in this department as regards to inpatients.
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Friday, 22 November 2013 14:00 Written by News On Sunday
The annual World Diabetes Day, observed on November 14, was commemorated last week by several associations. In this context, the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life organised a One-Day Workshop on Management of Type 1 Diabetes, on Thursday 14th November 2013 at La Cannelle, Domaine Les Pailles.
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Friday, 01 November 2013 09:00 Written by News On Sunday
Professor Tabatabay, President of Teaching Eye Surgery and Ophthalmologist in Chief was present in Mauritius from the 19 to 26 October and performed thirty retinal operations for severe diabetic retinopathies and conducted surgical teaching sessions at the S. Bharati Hospital, Moka.
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Friday, 01 November 2013 09:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
A brand new health track was inaugurated on Saturday 26 October, at Domaine du Moulin, St Antoine, Goodlands. The Minister of Health and Quality of Life proceeded to the opening ceremony together with the Minister of Environment and Sustainable Development, the Minister of Arts and Culture and the Chairman of Rivière du Rempart District Council.
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Friday, 18 October 2013 09:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual international campaign to increase awareness of the disease and to raise funds for research into its cause, prevention, diagnosis, treatment and cure.
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The World Heart Day was celebrated on 29 September in Mauritius and countries around the globe. World Heart Day was founded to inform people that heart disease and stroke are the world’s leading cause of death.
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Friday, 04 October 2013 08:30 Written by News On Sunday
In Mauritius, the first case of AIDS was identified in October 1987. As at end of August 2013, a total of 5,682 cases of HIV/AIDS were detected, of which 1,203 were females.
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Friday, 30 August 2013 08:00 Written by News On Sunday
Professor Don Nutbeam, Vice Chancellor of University of Southampton, UK made a presentation on Health Literacy at the Burrenchobay Lecture Theatre of the University of Mauritius in Réduit last week.
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Friday, 09 August 2013 09:00 Written by Jameela Jaddoo
As part of their holiday program, the Kiddikids Activity Club found at Quatres Bornes organised a First Aid Training for the children. The training was held at Apollo Bramwell hospital, where around 22 kids aged between 5-14 years participated.
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Friday, 19 July 2013 08:00 Written by Mumtaz Soogund
Imagine it. A feast for your body: a mix of ground herbs, wrapped tightly inside a natural porous cloth, steamed and applied to the body in gentle pressing, circular and rolling movements.
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A Health Track at Bassin, Quatres Bornes was inaugurated last Thursday by Health Minister Lormus Bundhoo. The project was launched in November 2012 and is now completed.
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