Health & Wellness

GB Health Services present awards from first Beach Olympics

Diah Ward and Social Services Department.

Grand Bahama Health Services held its First Beach Olympics October 7, where various departments spent the day testing their athletic prowess. The event, which originated from the Bahamas Junkanoo Carnival Kick-Off weekend on Taino Beach, was sponsored by the Pharmacy Department and held in an attempt to raise funds for Pharmacy Week 2017, which is…
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Cancer Association continuing to bring awareness to Breast Cancer

In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, October, the Cancer Association of Grand Bahama Hospice hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar on Tuesday (October 3) night in the organization’s meeting room. Residents turned out in large numbers to hear from presenters, who shared vital information about the disease.

In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, October, the Cancer Association of Grand Bahama Hospice hosted a Breast Cancer Awareness Seminar on Tuesday (October 3) night in the organization’s meeting room. President and Counselor of the Association, Norma Headley, in an interview with this daily, said that the seminar featured two doctors. “Dr. Bethel, who…
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Work, life balance focus of World Health Day Seminar

Darlene D. Rolle-Cargill, Assistant Professor/Social Services Coordinator of the University of The Bahamas Northern Campus was the featured speaker at the Annual World Mental Health Day Seminar, where she encouraged the audience to find a work/life balance.

The Grand Bahama Health Services (GBHS) Mental Health Team hosted it annual workshop Under the theme, ‘Mental Health in the Workplace,’ Tuesday (October 10) morning in observance on World Mental Health Day 25th Anniversary. The event held at the Foster B. Pestaina Auditorium of Pro-Cathedral Christ the King, attracted a cross sector of employers and…
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Blood Donors Society of Grand Bahama officially launched

Blood Donors Society of Grand Bahama President in partnership with the Grand Bahama Health Services (GBHS), The Red Cross and other organizations conducted its official launch at the Rand Memorial Hospital (RMH) on Tuesday, September 26. RMH Administrator, Sharon Williams (at podium) was one of the speakers at the official event.

Every two seconds someone is in need of blood, therefore, in an effort to ensure the proper procurement of such, Lededra Marche, Blood Donors Society of Grand Bahama President in partnership with the Grand Bahama Health Services (GBHS), The Red Cross and other organizations conducted its official launch at the Rand Memorial Hospital (RMH) this…
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