Tag: Breastfeeding: a key to sustainable development’

Region Six hosts rally to commemorate Breastfeeding Week 2016

Region Six hosts rally to commemorate Breastfeeding Week 2016

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 20, 2016

Ministry of Public Health, Guyana, Tuesday, September 20, 2016 “Breast is best”, was the chorus that was boisterously repeated by nurses ... Read More

Six-month maternity leave soon to be part of legislation –Minister Norton

Six-month maternity leave soon to be part of legislation –Minister Norton

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 19, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, September 19, 2016 A national symposium focused on addressing the protection, promotion and support of exclusive breastfeeding ... Read More

Public Health Ministry continues to champion exclusive breastfeeding

Public Health Ministry continues to champion exclusive breastfeeding

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 18, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Sunday September, 18, 2016 Women have been urged to endorse exclusive breastfeeding which is the best option for ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.