Date:February 20, 2018|Domain:Health--Education & Training
GIS – 20 February 2018: My vision is to re-establish breastfeeding as the preferred choice of feeding for all infants in the early months of life, said the Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Dr Anwar Husnoo, this morning at the launching of a
Date:February 15, 2018|Domain:Youth & Sports--Health
GIS – 15 February, 2018: A Sports Medicine Programme that covers physical fitness and the treatment and prevention of injuries related to sports and exercise was launched this morning at the St Joseph’s College in Curepipe. The Minister of Health
Date:February 12, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Education & Training--Agriculture and Food Security--Health
GIS – 12 February, 2018: The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) – Task Force Meeting to develop the new Regional Strategic Cooperative Framework 2019-2023 for Africa will be held in Mauritius in March 2018.
The IAEA is developing a new Afri
Date:February 09, 2018|Domain:Health
GIS - 09 February, 2018: The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will be carrying out various activities throughout the year to mark World Cancer Day 2018. The aim is to sensitise the population on cancer, the risk factors, and the preventive mea
Date:February 08, 2018|Domain:Health
GIS - 08 February, 2018: The prevention and control of chikungunya, dengue, malaria and zika are critical for Mauritius because our island is vulnerable to outbreaks of the above mentioned diseases. This statement was made this morning by the Minist
Date:January 11, 2018|Domain:Health--International Relations
GIS – 11 January 2018: “The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life is working on the modalities for the setting up of a 150-bed eye hospital in Réduit, which is expected to be completed within two years’ time.”
This announcement was made by the
Date:January 10, 2018|Domain:Health
GIS – 10 January, 2018: The Hexavalent Vaccine which provides immunity against six important preventable childhood diseases with a single injection at each visit is being introduced in the National Expanded Programme of Immunisation.
Date:January 04, 2018|Domain:International Relations--Sustainable Development--Health
GIS – 04 January, 2018: The International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) will hold a meeting in Mauritius in April 2018 on Accident Prevention in Radiotherapy within the framework of the project “RAF9059 Strengthening Member State Technical Capabilitie
Date:December 29, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS – 29 December 2017: The estimated resident population for Mauritius as at 31 December 2016 was 1 221 150 compared to 1 220 530 as at 31 December 2015. The increase of 620 in the number of resident population, that is, 0.05%, is highlighted in t
Date:December 19, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS - 19 December, 2017: Government is determined to provide quality services to all citizens by placing health care at the core of its agenda with the priority of making the latest medical technology accessible to all.
The Minister of Health and Q