Category Health

Health receives important marine safety equipment

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The Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) remains grateful towards the continuous support from donors and partners.  Last week the government of New Zealand delivered 300 life jackets and 300 raincoats to the Ministry of Health for distribution to…

Blame game

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Dear Editor, You might consider whether you want to publish my letter below. Yours sincerely, Frank Short In today’s edition of the Solomon Star newspaper, the SI Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) and the National Referral Hospital (NRH)…

NRH and GSH records increase in diarrheal cases

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The National Referral and the Good Samaritan Hospitals have noted increase in the number of diarrheal cases presenting to outpatient and emergency departments in the past two weeks. While total of 17 acute watery diarrhoea  cases reported by NRH  between…