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    Ministry works to remedy hospital problems

Ministry works to remedy hospital problems

Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar says her ministry is working to clear any doubts by villagers who lived near the new Navua Hospital. Ms Akbar was responding

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    Akbar Tells Why Campaign Is Vital

Akbar Tells Why Campaign Is Vital

Vaccination not only protects individuals, but others in the community by increasing the overall level of immunity in the population, minimizing the spread of infection. This statement was made yesterday

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    Headman Grateful For Hygiene Kits, Timely Response by Health Ministry

Headman Grateful For Hygiene Kits, Timely Response by Health Ministry

Sixty-two households living at the Bila area in Naviago, Lautoka received $17,500 worth of hygiene kits from the Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar, yesterday. Naviago Village headman

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    Issue Will be Resolved: Akbar to Villagers

Issue Will be Resolved: Akbar to Villagers

The Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar met with the landowners of Namelimeli Village in Navua yesterday to address the sewage claims made by the villagers. On her

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    Minister Stresses Lifestyle Factors

Minister Stresses Lifestyle Factors

Health is more than just eating the right foods, it is multi-faceted and involves other factors such as food security and food scarcity, says Minister for Health and Medical Services

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    Call For Unifying Vision For Pacific

Call For Unifying Vision For Pacific

  The healthy islands vision should remain a unifying vision for health development in the Pacific, says Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar. Ms Akbar made the remark

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    4 Men-C Deaths This Year: Akbar

4 Men-C Deaths This Year: Akbar

Fiji has recorded four deaths caused by the meningococcal disease so far this year. This was revealed by the Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar in Parliament yesterday.

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    Medical facilities have enough ambulance services: Akbar

Medical facilities have enough ambulance services: Akbar

Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar says the ministry has enough ambulance services equipped for the new health facilities. Ms Akbar was responding to questions raised by Opposition

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    Health Facilities Resume Normal Operations

Health Facilities Resume Normal Operations

Clinical services at the CWM Hospital, Lautoka Hospital and the Labasa Hospital are also fully operational. Members of the public can now take advantage of servies provided by the Ministry

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$39M For Fijian Health Sector

  $39M For Fijian Health Sector

The Australian Government will invest AUD$25 million (FJD$39.05m) over five years in Fiji’s health sector. This was outlined by the

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Clean-Up Drive To Combat Dengue

  Clean-Up Drive To Combat Dengue

More than 1000 people have been affected by dengue fever over the past two months. This was revealed by the

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Gifts Bring Joy At Children’s Ward

  Gifts Bring Joy At Children’s Ward

Akbar, Koya and ministerial staff mark event at Colonial War Memorial Hospital   Fifty-eight (58) children at the Colonial War

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Akbar Calls On People To Live Healthy Lifestyle

  Akbar Calls On People To Live Healthy Lifestyle

Health Minister Rosy Akbar has made it clear that the Government cannot provide kidney dialy­sis for free and that people

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Akbar: Eliminate Violence Against Women

  Akbar: Eliminate Violence Against Women

Every day should be treated as a day to eliminate vio­lence against women in order to uphold women and chil­dren’s

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Increase in Health Ministry Budget has been progressive: Akbar

  Increase in Health Ministry Budget has been progressive: Akbar

Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar says the FijiFirst Government has progressively increased her ministry’s budget over the

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Akbar Calls On MPs To Promote Healthy Living

  Akbar Calls On MPs To Promote Healthy Living

Let’s start  it off, it begins at home, we need to be champions and let’s avoid obesity and being overweight

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Much is expected from our new batch of nurses

  Much is  expected from our  new batch  of nurses

There is a lot of expectation riding on new nursing graduates. The expectation is that they are not only making

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1024 Dengue Cases Record Between January 1 And February 23, 2018: Akbar

  1024 Dengue Cases Record Between  January 1 And February 23, 2018: Akbar

Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar confirmed that 1024 dengue cases have been recorded in Fiji from January

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Akbar Calls On Nurses To Be Receptive As They Are Front Liners In Health Facilities

  Akbar Calls On Nurses To Be Receptive As They Are Front Liners In Health Facilities

Nurses have been told they should not only be presentable, but they must also be receptive to customers. The Minister

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Govt’s winning zika battle earns praise

  Govt’s winning zika battle earns praise

Government’s role in fighting the zika virus after an outbreak in 2016 was commended on Friday in a meeting of

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Minister Warns On Rising Dengue Threat

  Minister Warns On Rising Dengue Threat

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services says it has recorded 1040 dengue cases so far. This was highlighted by

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Strengthened Health Sector for Fiji, Tuvalu

  Strengthened Health Sector for Fiji, Tuvalu

The Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar met with her Tuvaluan counterpart Satini Manuella and his team who

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Fijians Around Country To Benefit From Ambulances From China

  Fijians Around Country To Benefit From Ambulances  From China

Fijians around the country will now benefit from the 30 ambulances donated by the Chinese government to help assist our

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Akbar Worried About Rising Number of ‘Convenient Rubbish Dumps’

  Akbar Worried About Rising Number of ‘Convenient Rubbish Dumps’

Minister for Health and Medical Ser­vices, Rosy Akbar is alarmed with the many “convenient rubbish dumps” found in urban and

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Watch Your Diet, Warns Akbar

  Watch Your Diet, Warns Akbar

  To succeed in school and life, students must be healthy, the Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar,

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Simione Named Headboy a Day After Burying Dad

  Simione Named Headboy a Day After Burying Dad

Chief guest Akbar wipes tears off Simione despite putting on brave face. Sabeto Central School’s prefect induction ceremony, in Nadi,

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‘$2m Facelift For Hospital Starts Next Month’

  ‘$2m Facelift For Hospital Starts Next Month’

The maintenance works valued at over $2 million at the Nadi Hospital is expected to begin next month. This was

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Diabetic Hails New Facility

  Diabetic Hails New Facility

Diabetic Mohammed Ayub is among people who will benefit from the newly-refurbished special out-patients department at Nadi Hospital. The new

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Akbar Opens New Out-patients Facility

  Akbar Opens New Out-patients Facility

A refurbished Nadi Hospital out-patients department with the cost of $70,000 is expected to improve the services for patients and

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