Late presentation continues to be a challenge
The Ministry of Health sees an average of two to three cancer patients in a week at the Colonial War Memorial Hospital in Suva.
October 17, 2021 6:35 am
Family support is critical for patients says cancer survivor
Family support is vital for cancer patients as it gives them the strength to overcome pain and depression.
October 14, 2021 6:00 am
Mental Health can be managed if detected early
Sanjeevani Medical Centre Director, Doctor Krupali Tappoo says there’s no health without mental health.
October 11, 2021 5:52 am
Fiji’s HIV rate ahead of other Pacific island countries
The Minister for Health says Fiji is in the process of relooking at its strategic guidance and policies to further strengthen its HIV program.
September 28, 2021 4:30 pm
506 have HIV in Fiji, 38 are children
The Ministry of Health today received over $570,000 worth of anti-retroviral drugs for people living with HIV.
September 27, 2021 6:26 pm
Fijians step forward to donate blood
More than one thousand Fijians have now come forward to donate blood as part of Fiji Red Cross Society’s nationwide blood drive campaign, since August.
September 27, 2021 10:40 am
Digital vax-check tool to be rolled out on Monday
The Government will roll out a digital VAX-Check tool from the 4th of next month.
September 21, 2021 8:31 am
8,000 children among Fiji's COVID cases
As the vaccination campaign for those aged between 15 to 17 years rolls out, the Ministry of Health says 8,000 children contracted COVID-19.
September 20, 2021 12:42 pm
Cataracts remain the leading cause of blindness
Cataracts are still the leading factor causing blindness in Fiji.
September 14, 2021 12:01 pm
Diabetes is among the leading cause of blindness
Diabetes is among the top three factors that contribute to visual impairment for many individuals.
September 13, 2021 11:53 am
Parents urged to seek immunization for their children
The Ministry of Education is urging parents and guardians to make necessary arrangements with the nearest Health Centre or Hospital to seek immunization for their children.
August 5, 2021 4:10 pm
No more space at CWM Mortuary
The mortuary at the Colonial War Memorial hospital is now full.