Health & Wellness

Two day seminar to focus in Family Medicine

FINAL PLANS – Grand Bahama Health Services (GBHS) Family Medicine Continuing Education Committee in conjunction with the Family Medicine Department and Tufts University School of Medicine will host a two-day Family Medicine Conference beginning 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 22 through Friday, February 23 at Pelican Bay Resort. (PHOTO: JENNEVA RUSSELL)

Grand Bahama Health Services (GBHS) Family Medicine Continuing Education Committee in conjunction with the Family Medicine Department and Tufts University School of Medicine will host a two-day Family Medicine Conference beginning 8:00 a.m. on Thursday, February 22 through Friday, February 23 at Pelican Bay Resort. Dr. Tiadra Johnson, GBHS Family Medicine Consultant/Clinical Director and Conference…
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Health initiative geared toward educating the masses

HEALTHY LIVING – AML Foods hosted a seminar under the theme, ‘Let’s Talk Health’ with health coach Melissa Major (at right) on Saturday, February 3 at Solomon’s Lucaya. (PHOTOS: JAIMIE SMITH)

Abaco Markets Limited has embarked on an initiative geared toward educating its customers on the importance of practicing healthy eating habits, while at the same time living an active lifestyle, taking preventative measures to keep an eye on their health. This past Saturday, AML Foods, at their Solomon’s location in Lucaya, did just that as…
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Lockhart dispels myths and misconceptions regarding bone cancer

PIG ON THE BARBIE – Rotary Club of Grand Bahama Sunset President Dr. H. Freeman Lockhart visited the Rotary Club of Lucaya, during its weekly meeting, inviting fellow Rotarians and guests to support the upcoming Pig Roast and Family Fun Day set to occur Saturday, February 24, beginning 12:00 p.m. in the parking lot of Freeport Insurance Building, Pyfrom Manor, West Mall Drive. Tons of delicious food, cool refreshing beverages, entertainment and kid-friendly activities and a raffle will be held at the event with proceeds raised being used to fund several community initiatives. (PHOTO COURTESY OF CLIFFORD BOWE Sr.)

Renowned Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. H. Freeman Lockhart addressed Rotarians on the topic Bone Cancer Symptoms and Treatment at the Rotary Club of Freeport weekly meeting this past Thursday, February 1 at Ruby Swiss Restaurant. Dispelling myths and misconceptions regarding bone cancer, Dr. Lockhart, who owns a private clinic, The Orthopedic Center located in the Medical…
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Stress vs Shallom (peace)

Medically, today stress is said to be the main cause of many diseases - especially those labelled psycho-somatic illness. My good friend and musician Phil Stubbs of Cat Island sang:- Monday stress - Tuesday stress, even Sunday, the ONE REST DAY, stress. Monday is often called a manic Monday. Even I had once been labelled…
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