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    Akbar: Lack of Medicine Tackled with Enthusiasm

Akbar: Lack of Medicine Tackled with Enthusiasm

The Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar, yesterday clarified in Parliament the issue of the shortage in medicine were “…not new” but they were addressing it “…with energy

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    Minister Akbar Prescribes  A Cure For Nurses

Minister Akbar Prescribes A Cure For Nurses

Wise words from Rosy Akbar over the weekend. The Health and Medical Services Minister’s advice should be heeded by all our nurses. The health system in any country is a

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    Network Meeting Targets Outbreak-Prone Diseases

Network Meeting Targets Outbreak-Prone Diseases

Outbreak-prone diseases affecting the Pacific region are dengue, measles, rubella, influenza, leptospirosis, typhoid fever, cholera, Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and sexually transmissible infections. This was revealed by the Minister for

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    Minister continues antimicrobial resistance awareness

Minister continues antimicrobial resistance awareness

Akbar: Fiji, along with the rest of our region, still grapples with the so-called ‘double-burden’ of communicable and non-communicable disease I continue to feel so strongly about the need to maintain

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    LIfesaver for Baby Yuvraj

LIfesaver for Baby Yuvraj

Heart patient, six-week-old Yuvraj, has received a new lease of life, thanks to the swift action of doctors and the Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar. Born on

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    Govt Ministers Pledge $6K For Special School Outreach

Govt Ministers Pledge $6K For Special School Outreach

Outrigger Walk collects $14,000  The Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar, with contributions from some cabinet colleagues yesterday pledged $6000 in support of the Outrigger Walk for Kids.

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    Fiji To Observe Day With  Awareness  Activities

Fiji To Observe Day With Awareness Activities

Fiji will be commemorating the World Health Day today through awareness programmes organised by the Ministry of Health and Medical Services based on the theme, “Depression-Let’s Talk”. The programme in

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    Bua Families To Have Homes Help Soon: A-G

Bua Families To Have Homes Help Soon: A-G

Families in the province of Bua whose homes were flattened by severe Tropical Cyclone Winston last year will have their homes rebuilt in a programme starting  next Tuesday. This will

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    Ministry Lauds Bank For Health Support

Ministry Lauds Bank For Health Support

Akbar hopes to see other corporate bodies follow leading role played by ANZ Bank and its staff. The Ministry of Health hopes to see more corporate groups join hands and

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Akbar Visits Nausori Health Centre

  Akbar Visits Nausori Health Centre

Her visit is part of the ministry’s routine checks on services The Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar

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Akbar Rebuts Issue About Lack Of Hospital Beds

  Akbar Rebuts Issue About Lack Of Hospital Beds

Minister says reason for mothers subjected to floor was due to an outbreak of hospital acquired infection The shortage of

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Akbar: Young People Top List of Depression Cases

  Akbar: Young People Top List of Depression Cases

Most of our depression cases are young adolescents and adults between the ages of 15-19 and 20-29, says Minister for

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Akbar Reiterates Pivotal Role of Nurses, Launches Nursing Plans

  Akbar Reiterates Pivotal Role of Nurses, Launches Nursing Plans

Nurses make up the largest number of health workers, says Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar. Ms Akbar

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Govt, Animal Health Body Pursue Plan To Improve Vet Services

  Govt, Animal Health Body Pursue Plan To Improve Vet Services

The World Organisation for Animal Health (OIE) has successfully completed it gap analysis mission to identify key issues in improving

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Debate To Focus On Non Communicable Diseases

  Debate To Focus On Non Communicable Diseases

Discussions on Non Communicable Diseases (NCDs), particularly diabetes and heart diseases, will be high on the agenda at the forthcoming

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Dengue Manageable, Says Minister Akbar

  Dengue Manageable, Says Minister Akbar

Dengue can be managed and treated appropriately although there is no cure, says Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy

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CWM bacterial outbreak still to be linked to baby deaths: Akbar

  CWM bacterial outbreak still to be linked to baby deaths: Akbar

The Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar, yesterday confirmed in Parliament that seven premature babies died amidst the

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Government Works Out Plan for New Nausori Hospital

  Government Works Out Plan for New Nausori Hospital

People in Nausori have been advised to access health care services at nearby areas as Government is still working towards

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Man Up And Get Tested For Prostate Cancer

  Man Up And Get Tested For Prostate Cancer

Man up and get tested! That is the message to all men by the Ministry of Health as they advocate

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Ministry Clarifies On Operations At Samabula Health Centre

  Ministry Clarifies On Operations At Samabula Health Centre

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services has appropriate measures in place to ensure that services at the health centres

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Akbar To Prefects: Be Caring, Positive Leaders

  Akbar To Prefects: Be Caring, Positive Leaders

  Leaders must have a positive attitude to serve, with a caring and compassionate heart to serve selflessly. These were

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Akbar: Those Who Cook Play a vital role in healthy lifestyle

  Akbar: Those Who Cook Play a vital role in healthy lifestyle

  The Minister for Health and Medical Services, Rosy Akbar told villagers that those who cook in the homes played

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Akbar Clears the Air About Free Medicine Programme

  Akbar Clears the Air About Free Medicine Programme

Not all the medicines in the pharmacy are covered in the Free Medicine Programme. The Minister for Health and Medical

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Health Ministry Trying to Fill Vacancies

  Health Ministry Trying to Fill Vacancies

The Ministry of Health and Medical Services is trying its best to fill the vacant positions at various health centres

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Keiyasi Hospital Construction To Begin Next Month

  Keiyasi Hospital Construction To Begin Next Month

The construction of a new sub-divisional hospital in the highlands of Navosa will start as early as next month, says

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Akbar Assigns Officer

  Akbar Assigns Officer

Recipients of social welfare assistance in Navosa will soon have a welfare officer to serve them. This after the District

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Akbar Warns Nurses About Code Of Conduct

  Akbar Warns Nurses About Code Of Conduct

Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar has been disturbed by a Christmas carol clip which has nurses in

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Akbar Warns Nurses About Code Of Conduct

  Akbar Warns Nurses About Code Of Conduct

Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar has been disturbed by a Christmas carol clip which has nurses in

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39 Locum Appointments Made to Date

  39 Locum Appointments Made to Date

As part of the Ministry of Health and Medical Service’s effort to improve the hospital services, a total of 39

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