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News Dominica » Health: Caribbean: Hurricane Irma and Maria recovery long and uneven, says IFRC Secretary General

News channel or source: https://reliefweb.int/report/antigua-and-barbuda/caribbean-hurricane-irma-and-maria-recovery-long-and-uneven-says-ifrc
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

On the island of Dominica, schools and health services have started to reopen, but only 10 per cent of the population has access to electricity and 80 per cent of homes remain damaged. The Dominica Red Cross Society is providing cash, shelter and building ...

News Dominica » Health: Health workers receive hurricane preparedness training

News channel or source: https://www.stlucianewsonline.com/health-workers-receive-hurricane-preparedness-training/
Publication date: Sunday 11 February 2018

(PRESS RELEASE) – The Ministry of Health and Wellness, with the support of the National ... We saw it in Grenada; we saw it in recently Dominica. In fact, research shows that throughout the region, there are issues with communication after serious ...

News Dominica » Health: Dominican doctor begins second term as PAHO director

News channel or source: https://www.caribbeanlifenews.com/stories/2018/2/2018-02-09-nk-carissa-etienne-cl.html
Publication date: Wednesday 07 February 2018

... sector responds adequately to natural disasters lies in the development of resilient health systems,” said Etienne. PAHO noted that her native country, Dominica, was among those countries most affected by hurricanes in the past year. Dr. Etienne ...

News Dominica » Health: THE HARD-LEARNED LESSONS OF DEVELOPING COUNTRIES

News channel or source: https://stluciastar.com/hard-learned-lessons-developing-countries/
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

The same Bill Clinton who visited Dominica was also in Haiti promising help ... electricity, hospitals and health centres, the likely outcome is a better-protected and safer population and country, when disaster strikes. In addition, it’s high time ...

News Dominica » Health: Unicef: Inequality Triggers Neonatal Deaths in the Region

News channel or source: http://www.plenglish.com/index.php?o=rn&id=24788&SEO=unicef-inequality-triggers-neonatal-deaths-in-the-region
Publication date: uesday 20 February 2018

According to the source, Haiti is the country in the region with the highest neonatal mortality rate, registering one death for every 41 babies, followed by Dominica ... when 'we are able to increase access to health services and the quality of medical ...

News Dominica » Health: Family Medicine Physician Jasmine Walton, MD Joins Loyola Medicine

News channel or source: http://www.chicagotribune.com/suburbs/bolingbrook-plainfield/community/chi-ugc-article-family-medicine-physician-jasmine-walton-md-2018-02-08-story.html
Publication date: Friday 09 February 2018

Dr. Walton is a big proponent of diet and health working in tandem to approve overall health ... Dr. Walton earned her medical degree from Ross University School of Medicine in Portsmouth, Dominica. She completed a residency in family medicine at Cook ...

News Dominica » Health: From Big Ben to the Taj Mahal, tourist destinations to avoid - for now

News channel or source: http://www.scmp.com/magazines/post-magazine/travel/article/2132423/eight-tourist-destinations-avoid-2018-uluru-taj-mahal
Publication date: Friday 16 February 2018

And just as health authorities appeared to have things under control ... In September, Hurricane Maria lashed Dominica, leaving 90 per cent of the nation’s infrastructure in tatters. Few residents have access to electricity at present and hotels are ...

News Dominica » Health: Melba LaRose's "After the Wall" Premieres as Part Writers Block 2018 Festival

News channel or source: https://www.broadwayworld.com/article/Melba-LaRose-the-Original-Nola-Noonan-Premieres-New-Play-20180218
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

Howl Happening also hosts free, monthly health care and housing workshops presented by the ... Colette Ambo is a performing artist from the Commonwealth of Dominica. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor of Fine Arts in multimedia and performing arts ...

News Dominica » Health: DeNunzio, Bridy announce engagement

News channel or source: https://www.timesleader.com/engagements/693340/denunzio-bridy-announce-engagement
Publication date: Saturday 17 February 2018

and the late Samuel and Dominica DeNunzio, of Scranton. Mia is a graduate of Wyoming Area High School and Fordham University where she earned a Bachelor of Science degree in biology. She also earned a Master of Science degree in health policy and economics ...

News Dominica » Health: EDITORIAL: Risk management and diversification

News channel or source: https://antiguaobserver.com/editorial-risk-management-and-diversification/
Publication date: uesday 06 February 2018

Getting back to the impacts of weather, we need only look at Barbuda or Dominica to get an inclination of what would ... We have not even touched on other issues like public health and crime. Just those basic considerations amplify the need for a ...