Health

With the Te Maeva Nui celebrations coming up, the Ministry of Health is getting concerned about the way food is served.

New pharmacy warehouse safer

Friday July 17, 2015

Health officials and staff gathered at Rarotonga hospital on Wednesday to witness the official opening of a new pharmacy warehouse, Are Vairakau.

Women from the pa enua who are in Rarotonga at the moment and who are over 40 years old, are being encouraged to take the opportunity to have breast checks while they are here.

Smoking ban is on the cards

Thursday July 16, 2015

Smoking inside bars, restaurants, workplaces, schools, buses and cars could soon be completely banned in the Cook Islands.

Health celebrates milestone

Thursday July 16, 2015

A brand new pharmacy warehouse was opened next to the Rarotonga Hospital yesterday morning.

New era for mental health care

Thursday July 16, 2015

A new era of mental health care is emerging in the Cook Islands, with the passing of the first-ever national mental health policy in Cabinet on Tuesday.

Rarotonga’s medical workers are going the extra mile to ensure both general and emergency services are available and accessible for Te Maeva Nui celebrations.

It’s a well known fact of life that positive thinking can make it easier to reach the goals you set yourself in life, and this is now proved true for weight loss.

The messier the place where you live or work, the more likely you are to get Chikungunya, according to a new report from the Ministry of Health.

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