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(WEFM NEWS) — There has been a recent increase in cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment  is advising Vincentians, particularly school administrators and parents, to be cautious in how they deal with the cases,

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A photo of the entrance of the Stubbs Polyclinic
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(WEFM) — A medical Doctor in St. Vincent & the Grenadines has reportedly given a scathing political speech to clients at a public health facility. The medical doctor is said to be Dr. Michael Goodluck, who is reportedly a district Doctor at the Stubbs polyclinic. In a recording released on

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(WEFM) — A pregnant woman is among twenty (20) new Laboratory confirmed cases of the Zika virus infection, here in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. According to a release from the Ministry of Health, Monday, the confirmations come from samples collected between May 23rd – June 6th, 2016. “These recent cases have

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Hon. Jomo Thomas - Speaker of the House of Assembly
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(WEFM) — Speaker of the House of Assembly in St. Vincent &  the Grenadines, Hon. Jomo Thomas, has called on the government to ban skin bleaching. Thomas made the call in a post, Tuesday, in a post on his facebook page. Thomas, who ran as a candidate for the Unity

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