HIV test ignored due to fear of victimization
Studies have shown that stigma and discrimination against people with HIV, sex workers and LGBTQI communities is still a pressing issue in the country.
December 3, 2020 4:15 am
Contraceptives are available: Dr Waqainabete
The Ministry of Health says Fijians cannot have good sexual health in the absence of good reproductive health, and vice versa.
December 2, 2020 12:40 pm
Youth must take responsibility for their lives: Dr Waqainabete
The Revised Family Planning Training Package for Health care workers has been launched to upskill the staff.
December 2, 2020 7:08 am
124 new cases of HIV/AIDS this year
The Ministry of Health has recorded 124 new cases of HIV/AIDS from January until October.
December 1, 2020 12:50 pm
Family Support is vital: Narayan
It’s better to be bold and get tested then to be ashamed and dead.
December 1, 2020 7:18 am
National Disability Directory to be launched this week
A National Disability Directory will be launched this week, which will be a one-stop-shop for persons with disabilities.
November 30, 2020 4:40 pm
Men present themselves late: Dr Prasad
If testicular cancer is caught in the first stage then the survival rate is 99 percent.
November 30, 2020 4:30 pm
Prostate cancer cases overtakes breast cancer cases: Dr Prasad
Lack of knowledge on the prevalence and early detection of prostate cancer is killing several Fijian men annually.
November 29, 2020 4:34 pm
41 cases of prostate cancer diagnosed last year
The highest prevalence of prostate cancer is in countries that have screening programs.
November 28, 2020 8:03 am
Officials conduct awareness on Communicable Diseases
Community health workers have been reminded to work with Divisional health officials as Fiji enters another cyclone season.
November 19, 2020 5:24 am
New audiology centre at CWM Hospital
A new audiology room has been opened at the CWM Hospital in Suva.
November 11, 2020 4:35 pm
Delay in blood test results at Labasa hospital
There will be slight delays in blood test results for residents of Labasa and surrounding areas.