For 2022, the World Blood Donor Day slogan is “Donating blood is an act of solidarity. Join the effort and save lives”. In recognition of this day, the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) and the Ministry of Health and Wellness opened a blood collection centre at the public Spanish Town Hospital. The new facility is expected to provide residents of St. Catherine, one of Jamaica’s largest parishes, with better access to a blood donation site.
Hurricanes can shatter lives. Being prepared helps you, your family, and your community. Preparation also reduces the impact of the storm. Start preparing before a storm is imminent. In this article we provide steps for effective preparation.
Natural remedies are becoming popular again. The world is waking up because we have to take our health seriously and make sure that what we put in our bodies works with us and not against us. Aloe Vera fits snuggly into that equation. There are many benefits to incorporating the plant into your life. Here, we discuss the many blessings the plant brings.
We can all help end HIV stigma through our words and actions in our everyday lives. We all have an important role in reducing stigma and discrimination by offering support and speaking out to correct myths and stereotypes about HIV. Let us lead others with our supportive behaviours.
World AIDS Day on 1 December brings together people from around the world to raise awareness about HIV/AIDS and demonstrate international solidarity in the face of this pandemic.
World Suicide Prevention Day is observed annually on September 10. This is done to raise awareness about suicide and the actions to prevent it. Help us to educate others by sharing this article with friends, family and loved ones. Together we have the power to make a difference and the power to save a life.