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Japan donates US$1.9 million upgrade to Dental Health Services

23 February, 2018 - 5:04 pm in Community, Health, Latest News, Local News, People

  Japans Ambassador to Samoa Maugaoleatuolo Shinya Aoki cutting the ribbon as the Minister of Health looks on By Julie Simati Fiu APIA, SAMOA – FRIDAY 23 FEBRUARY 2018: Japan today donated dental equipment worth US$1.9 million to upgrade the dental…

A simple health solution to Samoas’ disease burden

21 February, 2018 - 9:07 pm in Community, Health, Latest News, Local News, People

  The former Director General of Health, Dr. Walter Vermeullen By Rula Su’a – Vaai APIA, SAMOA – WEDNESDAY 21 FEBRUARY 2018:  The former Director…

Vulnerable families at Faleasiu get help

20 February, 2018 - 1:31 pm in Community, Health, Latest News, Local News

Fesolai Alo at home inland of Faleasiu village. His family had been carting water by foot for the last 15 years APIA, SAMOA – TUESDAY 20 FEBRUARY 2018:…

Safety worries mount as Samoa gears up for cyclone warning

9 February, 2018 - 4:09 pm in Community, Health, Latest News, Local News, Weather

The Don Bosco College bus on shaky ground as it tried to cross the Sapapalii flooded stream yesterday afternoon. Photo from facebook By Rula Su’a  - Vaai APIA, SAMOA – FRIDAY 09 FEBRUARY 2018: The Disaster Management Office and the Meteorology Office…

Triplet delivered successfully at Moto’otua hospital

8 February, 2018 - 12:08 am in Community, Health, Latest News, Local News, People

  The triplet delivered successfully at Moto’otua hospital By Rula Su’a – Vaai APIA, SAMOA THURSDAY 08 FEBRUARY 2018:  The successful delivery of a girls triplet at the Moto’otua hospital Monday this week means future triplets will no longer…