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 &...

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...

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...

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...

World AIDS Day: Know Your Status, End AIDS

  GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – World AIDS Day is celebrated each year on December 1st. It provides an opportunity to raise awareness, educate...

SMMC officially breaks ground for new hospital

  CAY HILL -- During a well-attended ceremony and in witness of the Governor of St. Maarten his Excellency Drs. Eugene Holiday, Deputy Prime Minister...

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...

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...

SMMC specialists hosting Health Educational Lectures

  CAYHILL -- St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) will be hosting a series of academic lectures. The lectures will be held on two separate dates, Saturday...

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