Tag: Human Papilloma Virus

Benefits of HPV vaccine touted  -as Vaccination Week concludes in Moco Moco

Benefits of HPV vaccine touted -as Vaccination Week concludes in Moco Moco

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 29, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, April 29, 2018 Minister of Public Health Volda Lawrence has reiterated that the myths and misconceptions of ... Read More

HPV Vaccine officially launched in Bartica

HPV Vaccine officially launched in Bartica

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 16, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 16, 2017 School children from Bartica and surrounding communities in Region Seven, participated in the national ... Read More

Gov’t not wasting money on HPV vaccines

Gov’t not wasting money on HPV vaccines

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 21, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, October 21, 2016 The Maternal and Child Health Department of the Ministry of Public Health continues to ... Read More

World Hepatitis Day 2016 – Message from the Minister of Public Health,  Hon. Dr. George A. Norton

World Hepatitis Day 2016 – Message from the Minister of Public Health, Hon. Dr. George A. Norton

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 28, 2016

  Guyana joins with the rest of the Americas in observing World Hepatitis Day on July 28 under the theme: ... Read More

Guyana introduces bivalent oral vaccine, among 36 countries

Guyana introduces bivalent oral vaccine, among 36 countries

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 8, 2016

  (July 7, 2016- Georgetown)- Guyana has been listed among  the 36 countries of the Region of the Americas to ... Read More

Public Health Ministry, FIGO collaboration to strengthen cervical cancer prevention programme

Public Health Ministry, FIGO collaboration to strengthen cervical cancer prevention programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 7, 2016

    (July, 7, 2016- Georgetown) - The Minister of Public Health, Hon. Dr. George Norton on Thursday met with ... 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.