Tag: Dr. Frank Anthony

Collaboration of Caribbean countries necessary to fight HIV/AIDS

Collaboration of Caribbean countries necessary to fight HIV/AIDS

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 30, 2022

─ as PANCAP share-fair commences Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, M.P. has called on Caribbean nations to unite in ... Read More

Updating COVID-19 vaccines necessary for strengthened immunity – Health Minister  

Updating COVID-19 vaccines necessary for strengthened immunity – Health Minister  

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 28, 2022

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, M.P., during Tuesday’s COVID-19 update explained the importance of updating COVID-19 vaccines to target ... Read More

Health Ministry to procure COVID-19 vaccine for children 6 months to 4 years old

Health Ministry to procure COVID-19 vaccine for children 6 months to 4 years old

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 27, 2022

The United States’ Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has recently given emergency use authorisation for the immunisation of children six ... Read More

Four Caribbean countries to use Guyana’s methods in treating HIV/AIDS

Four Caribbean countries to use Guyana’s methods in treating HIV/AIDS

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 27, 2022

The Ministry of Health (MOH) and Pan Caribbean Partnership Against HIV and AIDS (PANCAP) on Monday began the ‘South-South knowledge ... Read More

Over 1,300, 5-11 years-old receive first dose COVID vaccine

Over 1,300, 5-11 years-old receive first dose COVID vaccine

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 20, 2022

Some 1,302 children between the ages of five to eleven took the first dose of the Pfizer-BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine, since ... Read More

Health system prepares for detection of Monkey Pox

Health system prepares for detection of Monkey Pox

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 20, 2022

Local health authorities are preparing to address any possible case of Monkey Pox in Guyana, Minister of Health Dr. Frank ... Read More

Guyana to provide free treatment for persons living with Hepatitis C

Guyana to provide free treatment for persons living with Hepatitis C

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 18, 2022

Persons living with Hepatitis C will soon have their treatment fully funded by the Government of Guyana as the Ministry ... Read More

Guyana lifts Covid-19 test requirement for arriving passengers, proof of vaccination still required

Guyana lifts Covid-19 test requirement for arriving passengers, proof of vaccination still required

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 17, 2022

Guyana has lifted the Covid 19 testing requirements for all international travellers arriving by aircraft, but proof of vaccination is ... Read More

Covid-19 vaccination of children 5-11 years begins tomorrow

Covid-19 vaccination of children 5-11 years begins tomorrow

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 10, 2022

The Ministry of Health will begin the roll- out of the Covid-19 vaccination for children ages 5 to 11 tomorrow, ... Read More

Upgrades ongoing on several health facilities in Region Two

Upgrades ongoing on several health facilities in Region Two

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- June 8, 2022

The Government of Guyana is continuing its drive to improve the delivery of health services in various parts of the ... 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.