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Tag: Dengue


War On Dengue

St. James Health Department has employed an additional 35 workers as it ramps up its vector control campaign to stem dengue fever infections, with...

Battle against mosquitoes continues

The fight against dengue fever is not over. With the island now in the rainy season, mosquito breeding continues to pose a threat although...

Strange death

It is still a mystery to the police and relatives of 50-year-old farmer and construction worker, Raymond Deans of Roehampton district in South St. James, as to what could have led to his death, after his body was fished from waters in the North Gully below the bridge at the intersection of Harbour Street and Embassy Place in Montego Bay on Sunday morning.

Health crisis looms

Residents of the community of Felicity, Montego Bay, led by Principal of the Albion Basic School, Calmin Pinnock, are calling on the authorities to address a vexing situation in that community relating to the wanton disposal of garbage, which includes dead animals, in close proximity to the school’s grounds.

Dengue watch in Trelawny

Sashane Shakes The Trelawny Health Department has moved to ramp up its vector control and prevention programme to stave off the dreaded Dengue Fever, which...


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