Tag: WHO/PAHO

Public Health Minister calls for earlier screening to detect and treat cancers – Hundreds sensitised on cervical, other cancers

Public Health Minister calls for earlier screening to detect and treat cancers – Hundreds sensitised on cervical, other cancers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 9, 2017

MINISTRY OF PUBLIC HEALTH, GEORGETOWN – Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence wants earlier screening of Guyanese to help reduce deaths ... Read More

Government invites public to donate to relief efforts for Haiti  – following devastating losses left in the wake of Hurricane Matthew

Government invites public to donate to relief efforts for Haiti – following devastating losses left in the wake of Hurricane Matthew

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 21, 2016

  (MOTP) Georgetown, Guyana – (October 21, 2016) Minister of State and National Disasters Management Coordinator, Mr. Joseph Harmon, today, ... Read More

WORLD BLOOD DONOR DAY 2016 – Message from the Minister of Public Health

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2016

    Hon. Dr. George A. Norton         On June 14, 2015, Guyana will join the International ... 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.