TruSHAKE, Trade Winds Citrus’ first nutrition shake, has teamed up with fitness and wellness coach, Patrice J White of Dynamic Lifestyle Studio to launch the philanthropic event ‘Outside on the Fitside’. The eight (8) week free fitness boot camp series is open to Jamaicans who have decided to make exercise a part of their wellness journey. The camp infuses exercise with fun and has already started to engage popular personalities in exciting exercise routines.
Nine women working in agriculture were recognised at the Agriculturalist’s Distinguished Women in Agriculture Awards Ceremony, for stellar contributions to the sector.
Dr Andrew Burton overcame many challenges and won the top poster awards during the National Health Research Conference. He won the awards for Best Student Presentation, Most Impactful Poster Presentation and Best Overall Poster Presentation at the National Health Research Conference 2021.
At the start of her reign, Jamaica’s 2021 Festival Queen had a vision of providing free dental care to 590 students across the island. Dr Dominique Reid has surpassed this goal, having served 610 students aged 12 years and younger.
The term “salt of the earth” refers to anything that is fundamental to the planet’s ecosystem. While that’s a terrific way to describe something, eating too much salt may lead to a variety of health problems. You need to know this, according to the Heart Foundation of Jamaica.
February is recognized as Heart Month in Jamaica and The Heart Foundation of Jamaica will be taking the message of maintaining good health and healthy nutrition to the public. Visit the HFJ offices to get screened for cardiovascular disease.
The GOJ has formed collaborations with private physicians in an attempt to relieve strain on the public healthcare system. The collaboration addresses noncommunicable disorders such as hypertension and diabetes.
The Best Kept Street Competition from citizens in the Belmont, Cherry Hill community in Westmoreland ,ay be one example of affirmation action. Recognizing they have power, coupled with their will, this community is determined to be the answer to their challenges.