Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete

Dr Waqainabete Calls On Final Year Medical Students To Be Innovative
NEWS

Dr Waqainabete Calls On Final Year Medical Students To Be Innovative

There is a lot of work to be done towards primary health care as we look forward to Universal Health Coverage there...

Fiji Health Minister Captures World Attention
NATION

Fiji Health Minister Captures World Attention

Dr Waqainabete SPOKE WITH power, passion in his own unique style. At an international meeting, our Health Minister c...

Fiji’s Dr Jiko Luveni Posthumously Recognized With The  Global Health Hero Award
NEWS

Fiji’s Dr Jiko Luveni Posthumously Recognized With The Global Health Hero Award

Dr Luveni was the first Fijian woman to graduate as a dentist from the Fiji School of Medicine. She was a life-long ...

Cases Of Methamphetamine, ‘Ice’ Abuse Reach Hospitals
NEWS

Cases Of Methamphetamine, ‘Ice’ Abuse Reach Hospitals

Methamphetamine, commonly known as ice, pea, crystal meth or white among us­ers, is a highly-addictive drug.

Doctor Defends Actions As Security Guard Dies Metres From Her Medical Centre
NEWS

Doctor Defends Actions As Security Guard Dies Metres From Her Medical Centre

‘I had so many patients’

Fiji’s Health Ministe  Urges Medical Professionals to Upskill
NATION

Fiji’s Health Ministe Urges Medical Professionals to Upskill

He said there were councils that were independent of the ministry which monitored medical professionals, including n...

Be A Better Version Of Yourself: Dr Waqainabete To Graduates
Careers

Be A Better Version Of Yourself: Dr Waqainabete To Graduates

Use the platform that you have today to become a better ver­sion of yourself. You never know what you are capable o...

Nutrition, Exercise Key Challenges to NCDs: Waqainabete
NEWS

Nutrition, Exercise Key Challenges to NCDs: Waqainabete

“Do not wait to fall unwell to practice wellness.”

Wolbachia Mosquitoes Released In The West
NATION

Wolbachia Mosquitoes Released In The West

Narewa Villagers joined dignitaries to release mosquitoes as part of the World Mosquito Program’s (WMP’s) Wolbac...

Nurses Assured Of  Government Support
NEWS

Nurses Assured Of Government Support

“You are the backbone of health in our nation,” Dr Waqainabete said.

Stand Up And Be Counted: Minister
SPORTS

Stand Up And Be Counted: Minister

"Speaking during the official launch at the Holiday Inn in Suva, Dr Waqainabete said: “I used to run in marathons ...

Minister Waqainabete Launches Drive To Prevent Dengue Outbreak
NEWS

Minister Waqainabete Launches Drive To Prevent Dengue Outbreak

During the first four months of this year, the Ministry of Health recorded 1894 suspected dengue cases nationwide, i...

Ministers Visit Nasinu Residents In Government Outreach Initiative
NEWS

Ministers Visit Nasinu Residents In Government Outreach Initiative

The church’s Bula Raraba Outreach initiative saw hundreds of residents flock to the one-stop venue to receive and ...

Life-Saving Oxygen Upgrade For Savusavu Hospital
Lifestyle

Life-Saving Oxygen Upgrade For Savusavu Hospital

In cases of severe pneumonia in children, oxygen treatment has been shown to improve survival by 35 percent and is a...

930 Cases Of HIV/AIDS In The Country: Dr Waqainabete
NEWS

930 Cases Of HIV/AIDS In The Country: Dr Waqainabete

Dr Waqainabete said the total number of registered AIDS related deaths to date that have been recorded till now is 117.

We can’t be part of spreading fake news: Dr Waqainabete
NEWS

We can’t be part of spreading fake news: Dr Waqainabete

I have advised all medical professionals, they understand that we need to maintain confidentiality at all times.

Rotuma Hospital Nears Completion
NEWS

Rotuma Hospital Nears Completion

Dr Waqainabete made the com­ment to the Fiji Sun after touring the Navosa Hospital construction site with Prime Min...

Disability Gala Awards Recognises Extraordinary Six
NEWS

Disability Gala Awards Recognises Extraordinary Six

As Fiji commits to move from recognition to re­alisation of the rights of persons with disabilities, we acknowledge...

Health, Fitness Message For Fun Run Enthusiasts
NEWS

Health, Fitness Message For Fun Run Enthusiasts

When we are healthy, we are able to enjoy our life well.

Fiji Health Minister: Two Doctors Committed Suicide Because Of Work Stress
NEWS

Fiji Health Minister: Two Doctors Committed Suicide Because Of Work Stress

“Last year we had two suicides. Two young doctors committed suicide. One of them was from Makoi. The reason is sim...

St John Ambulance Volunteers Grateful For Awards
NEWS

St John Ambulance Volunteers Grateful For Awards

"Ms Talatoka said the staff at St John Ambulance gave her the sup­port she needed and she was work­ing towards bec...

Big Turnout For Fitness Fun Run
NEWS

Big Turnout For Fitness Fun Run

“We can only fight (NCD’s) if we eat the right food and train our bodies to stay healthy.”

Fiji To Further Strengthen Relationship With WHO
NEWS

Fiji To Further Strengthen Relationship With WHO

Fiji is effectively using every opportunity to inform WHO of the SIDS priorities

‘Rude’, ‘Uncaring Doctors’  Irk Dr Waqainabete
NEWS

‘Rude’, ‘Uncaring Doctors’ Irk Dr Waqainabete

  Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete said that there were about two or three doct...

Breast Cancer Is Most Common  In Fiji, Says Minister Of Health
NATION

Breast Cancer Is Most Common In Fiji, Says Minister Of Health

In Fiji, breast cancer has over­taken cervical cancer as the most common cancer. This was highlighted by the Min­s...

Prominent Doctor Tells  Why He Joined  FijiFirst
#Vote2018, NATION

Prominent Doctor Tells Why He Joined FijiFirst

Prominent local doctor and FijiFirst candidate Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete said what happened during the 2000 coup trigg...

Dr Waqainabete to the rescue
NEWS

Dr Waqainabete to the rescue

FijiFirst candidate Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete sprang into action yesterday during the Party’s family fun day when he...

Dr Waqainabete: 25% of Adults Will Have Diabetes By 2020
NATION

Dr Waqainabete: 25% of Adults Will Have Diabetes By 2020

Average of 350 to 500 people undergo amputations because of diabetes-related cases every year One in every four adul...

Fiji Sun Instagram
Subscribe-to-Newspaper
error: