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    Hotel Group Helps Young Diabetics

Hotel Group Helps Young Diabetics

The handing over ceremony between the Tanoa Hotel Group and Diabetes Fiji Inc was held at National Diabetes Centre of Fiji yesterday. Young Diabetes Fiji (YDF) was able to secure

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    Support Group Key Target

Support Group Key Target

More cancer related awareness programmes are expected to take place this year. Fiji Cancer Society president Cecilia Frost said there was an immense need for a support group to begin

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    Customer Service Tops Agenda

Customer Service Tops Agenda

Improving customer service in the health sector is a key aspect of the Ministry of Health. This is the message disseminated to health officials by the Minister for Health and

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    Asthma Patients Laud Donation

Asthma Patients Laud Donation

Asthmatic patients at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital in Suva beamed with smiles yesterday. This was after Fiji National University acting vice-chancellor, Professor Ian Rouse donated  valve spacers and asthma

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    Health Bus For North

Health Bus For North

Health services in rural areas in the North was made more easier yesterday after the launching of the Mobile Medical Bus. The bus will allow health workers to travel to

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    Fiji Status ‘Subsided’

Fiji Status ‘Subsided’

The stigma and shame associated with HIV status has subsided significantly in Fiji and the Pacific. This was revealed by the President, Ratu Epeli Nailatikau while delivering his key address

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    India Cardiac Team Does 27 Angiograms

India Cardiac Team Does 27 Angiograms

The Sahyadri cardiac team from India has to date conducted 27 angiograms at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital in Suva. This is a joint venture between the Ministry of Health

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    ‘New Punjas Medical Centre Unique’

‘New Punjas Medical Centre Unique’

The Prime Minister, in officially opening the new Punjas Medical Centre in Lautoka yesterday, made a very special mention of its unique design and features. PM Voreqe Bainimarama said this

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    ‘Diabetes Can be Controlled’

‘Diabetes Can be Controlled’

Yoga, balanced diet and regular check-ups helps me control my diabetes says Saraswati of Koronivia in Nausori. The 56-year-old is an active member of the Koronivia Diabetic Peer Group. “I

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More Staff Needed In Ba

  More Staff Needed In Ba

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has identified areas where more nurses and doctors are needed. Assistant Minister for

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Labasa Man In Suva For Angiogram

  Labasa Man In Suva For Angiogram

A Labasa Hospital attendant is in Suva in search of means to improve his health. Rajeshwan Pillay, 39, of Siberia

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Register By February 1

  Register By February 1

People earning a combined household income of $30,000 a year are eligible for Government’s free water programme. The Water Authority

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Govt’s Free Medicine Up And Running

  Govt’s Free Medicine Up And Running

People registered with the free medicine programme are now accessing the medicines from the 47 designated pharmacies. Minister for Health

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New Health Centre Big Boost For Cuvu

  New Health Centre Big Boost For Cuvu

Cuvu people will no longer need to travel to access health services. This is after the Prime Minister, Voreqe Bainimarama,

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Teenager, 17, Lives Off A Diet Of Chips

  Teenager, 17, Lives Off A Diet Of Chips

A girl with a food phobia has lived off a diet of chips and cheese for five years – because

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Fijian Counterparts Gain From Indian Surgeons

  Fijian Counterparts Gain From Indian Surgeons

About 15 Fijian medical staff are working with the Sahyadri Cardiac team from India at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital

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‘Prepare Nutritious Lunches’

  ‘Prepare Nutritious Lunches’

The Ministry of Health has urged parents to prepare nutritious lunches and snacks for their children when they resume school

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Walk 20 Minutes To Live Longer

  Walk 20 Minutes To Live Longer

A brisk daily walk of just 20 minutes could add years to your life, scientists said last night. In a

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Red Cross Ready

  Red Cross Ready

The Fiji Red Cross Society team and volunteers are on standby around the country during this cyclone season. This is

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Help For Young Diabetics

  Help For Young Diabetics

Members of the Young Diabetes Association in Suva are working on a project to help people with diabetes. The group

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Which Diet Is Right For You?

  Which Diet Is Right For You?

It is a question that has long occupied the hungry minds of millions hoping to lose weight – what is

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Australia Pledges $82K To Red Cross

  Australia Pledges $82K To Red Cross

Disaster response teams are now in a better position to provide emergency humanitarian support immediately after a natural disaster. This

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Thai Sizzling Lamb @ Sitar

  Thai Sizzling Lamb @ Sitar

Do you dream of a great way to wind down after a busy week? What about a dinner with something

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Gold Seafood Platter @ Bonefish

  Gold Seafood Platter @ Bonefish

People will definitely agree with me as they eat this delicious dish. Likewise, chefs who prepare those foods just love

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Burritos @ Mamacita

  Burritos @ Mamacita

The Mamacita Mexican International restaurant and Bar at the Wyndham Resort at Denarau Island was abuzz on Christmas Day. It

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How A Couple Of Glasses Of Red Could Help You Live Longer

  How A Couple Of Glasses Of Red Could Help You Live Longer

Red wine could help us live longer, scientists have claimed – reviving a furious debate over an ingredient once dubbed

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Curry @ Bombay Lodge

  Curry @ Bombay Lodge

Cardos Steakhouse and Bar has expanded its horizon tapping into authentic Indian Cuisine. It presents this at its themed Indian

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Traditional Indian Curries @ Hawelli

  Traditional Indian Curries @ Hawelli

ur beloved country is so flooded with Indian restaurant boasting curries of all sorts. But I have not tasted traditional

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Authority Works To Fix Exposed Waste Pipe

  Authority Works To Fix Exposed Waste Pipe

Residents of Maravu Settlement in Laucala Beach Estate are vulnerable to sickness because an old and rusty wastewater trunk line

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