SMMC Ear, Nose and Throat specialist visits school to talk noise...

  SIMPSON BAY, Sint Maarten -- In what will be planned visits to various primary schools, Dr. Dick Wong Chung, one of the Ear, Nose...

Breastfeeding is the “Foundation of Life”

  GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Collective Prevention Services (CPS) an executing department of the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, the...

Resistance in Gonorrhoeae: PAHO calls for strengthened surveillance and laboratory diagnostics

  GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – In light of increasing reports of extended-spectrum cephalosporin resistance in Neisseria gonorrhoeae, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World...

American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine Resumes Classes in...

  PEMBROKE PINES, Fla.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Four months after Hurricane Irma caused American University of the Caribbean School of Medicine (AUC) to evacuate students and faculty from...

Staying safe during the heat

  PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten -- The past week the community of St. Maarten has been enduring some very extremely hot days. Many persons have been...

More Movement for the Elderly this Friday at I & I...

  GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – More Movement for the Elderly, will take place on Friday, November 25. Senior citizens are invited to I &...

SMMC welcomes Cardiologist Dr. Emiko Bird

  CAYHILL - St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) announced the in-service of Cardiologist Dr. Emiko Bird-Lake as of November 1. “Dr. Bird brings to our patient...

PAHO announces that the American Region marks 25-years Polio Free

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – This week (August 23) marked 25-years since the last case of wild poliovirus in the Region of the...

CPS starts 2nd Breastfeeding Photo Competition  

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – In connection with World Breastfeeding Week (WBW), Collective Prevention Service (CPS), a department in the Ministry of Public...

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