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JAMAICA | Cabinet Approves Interim Guidelines for Beverages in Schools

KINGSTON, Jamaica, Dec. 6, 2018 - Cabinet has approved the Interim Guidelines for beverages in schools, which will not only help to improve the dietary intake of children but also set the stage to reduce the burden of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which account for 78 per cent of Jamaicans who die each year.
  • Published in Health

CRH Health staff doing a good job, says Tufton

MONTEGO BAY, APRIL 29, 2016- The Staff at the Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH) in Montego Bay have earned accolades from Minister of Health, Dr Christopher Tufton. “I think the staff – medical staff, nurses, doctors, the administrative staff - are doing an amazing job under very challenging circumstances,” said Dr Tufton, following an extensive tour of the hospital yesterday.
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