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Health Ministry to organise conference on Hepatitis C

Health Ministry to organise conference on Hepatitis C
Date:August 08, 2018|Domain:Health

GIS – 08 August 2018: The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will organise a Conference on Hepatitis C in October 2018.   The Conference will involve the participation of experts from the United Kingdom, Australia, Egypt and South Africa so as


Indo-Mauritian Urology Conclave focuses on knowledge sharing and latest innovation

Indo-Mauritian Urology Conclave focuses on knowledge sharing and latest innovation
Date:August 07, 2018|Domain:Health

GIS - 07 August, 2018:  The first edition of the Indo-Mauritian Urology Conclave 2018, aimed at discussing the latest innovation and sharing knowledge recorded in the field of urology, opened yesterday at the Radisson Blu Azuri Resorts Hotel in Rivi


Government committed to promote breastfeeding, says Health Minister

Government committed to promote breastfeeding, says Health Minister
Date:August 07, 2018|Domain:Health

GIS - 07 August, 2018: Government is committed to promote breastfeeding as an important public health intervention so as to make sure that every child born in Mauritius is given a good chance to survive, grow and develop into a healthy and strong yo


National prevention campaign against Non-Communicable Diseases launched at Grand Bois

National prevention campaign against Non-Communicable Diseases launched at Grand Bois
Date:August 03, 2018|Domain:Health

GIS - 03 August, 2018: The national prevention campaign against Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs), an initiative of the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life, was launched yesterday at Grand Bois in the presence of the Minister of Health and Quality


Disabled persons’ organisations benefit from wheelchairs from the MauBank

Disabled persons’ organisations benefit from wheelchairs from the MauBank
Date:July 26, 2018|Domain:Health

GIS - 26 July, 2018: A total of 35 wheelchairs have been donated yesterday to several disabled persons’ organisations and handicapped individuals during a ceremony in As Suffa Hall in Cité Martial in Port Louis, at the initiative of the MauBank. The


Government committed to enforce “Zero Tolerance” policy towards drugs in schools, says Education Minister

Government committed to enforce “Zero Tolerance” policy towards drugs in schools, says Education Minister
Date:July 24, 2018|Domain:Education & Training--Health

GIS - 24 July, 2018: Government is committed to enforcing a “Zero Tolerance” policy towards drugs within our schools and it is the responsibility of one and all to ensure that a safe and supportive environment for the entire school community is main


World Population Day 2018: Family Planning Strategy needs repositioning, says Health Minister

World Population Day 2018: Family Planning Strategy needs repositioning, says Health Minister
Date:July 11, 2018|Domain:Health

GIS - 11 July, 2018: There is a need to reposition the family planning strategy to enhance the visibility, availability, and quality services for increased contraceptive use and healthy timing and spacing of births so as to ultimately improve the qu


Society for the Welfare of the Deaf celebrates its 50th Anniversary

Society for the Welfare of the Deaf celebrates its 50th Anniversary
Date:July 06, 2018|Domain:Health--Education & Training

GIS  – 06 July, 2018: The 50th anniversary of the Society for the Welfare of the Deaf (SWD) was celebrated yesterday at the Jomadar Centre for Hearing Impaired in Beau Bassin, in the presence of the Vice-Prime Minister, Minister of Local Government


MRA launches its Annual Blood Donation Campaign

MRA launches its Annual Blood Donation Campaign
Date:July 06, 2018|Domain:Health--Economy & Finance

GIS – 06 July, 2018: Blood is one intrinsic element that connects each of us, regardless of transcending race, language, religion and nationality. The theme Blood connects us all retained by the World Health Organization reflects the importance of b


Health Minister calls for increased effort in the fight against drug abuse

Health Minister calls for increased effort in the fight against drug abuse
Date:June 28, 2018|Domain:Health

​GIS-29 June 2018: A Unit dedicated to the prevention and treatment of people who abuse drugs will be opened at the new Flacq Hospital. Two Detoxification and Rehabilitation Centres are already operational at Long Mountain Hospital and Mahebourg Hos