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DELTA VARIANT CONFIRMED IN SAINT LUCIA

The highly contagious delta variant of the Sars cov-2 virus has been confirmed in St. Lucia. Health officials in a media briefing impressed upon the public the importance of vaccination against the more menacing strain of the virus.

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SLMDA URGES PERSONAL RESPONSIBILITY AMID COVID-19 SURGE

the Saint Lucia Medical and Dental Association (SLMDA) is urging the public to take personal responsibility for their health and safety, to mitigate the number of covid-19 cases. The SLMDA has voiced its support for the new protocols announced by prime minister Philip J. Pierre.

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PM PIERRE ANNOUNCES NEW PROTOCOLS TO TACKLE COVID-19 SPIKE

A 9:00 pm to 4 am curfew, a ban on mass crowd events, and changes in business hours, form part of the new covid-19 protocols aimed at reducing a recent spike in cases. Prime minister Philip J. Pierre outlined the authorities plan to address the rise in infections in an …

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M&C HOLDS VACCINATION DRIVE

M & C hosted a vaccination drive at its home depot branch in Vide Boutielle. The purpose is to get more persons immunized and to encourage others to do the same.

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DR. KING ISSUES DIRE WARNING TO THE UNVACCINATED

Consultant pathologist dr. Stephen king is issuing a dire warning to all Saint Lucians, especially the unvaccinated over the likely introduction of the delta variant in Saint Lucia. Experts explain that those who are yet to receive the jab are at great risk for severe illness and death, due to …

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NEW HEALTH MINISTER TOUTS EQUITABLE ACCESS IN FIRST DAY

Equitable access to health services, completion of the St. Jude hospital and motivating workers are at the top of the priority list for new health minister Moses Jn Baptiste. Jn. Baptiste has been making the rounds in the various departments this week, as he familiarizes himself with his new ministerial …

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