Ministry of Health Seeks Public Assistance Through Adopt - A - ClinicEffectively financing public health has proven to be a challenge for successive Governments, resulting in many healthcare facilities lacking some of the basic resources needed to operate efficiently. In response, the Ministry of Health today launched the Adopt - A - Clinic programme which aims to improve primary health care facilities by soliciting and partnering with local and international corporate entities and individuals to provide some of the basic and critical needs of the facilit...
College Budgeting 101 - How to NOT Die of Hunger on CampusWith the opportunity to meet new people and experience new things, college seems like the ultimate “leave-home-and-be-free” getaway. But, and there’s a big BUT, how do you fully enjoy all the facets of a true college adventure if you are, well, BROKE.
CLAIRE DOES SOUTH AFRICA!This summer, I had the most amazing and unforgettable experience; one that I hope everyone in their lifetime will be able to have. From historically rich culture, to wildlife, to beautiful cities and delicious foods, South Africa is a country I encourage everyone to put on their bucket lists.
Campion Alumni Awards New ScholarshipThe Campion College Alumni Association (CCAA) awarded its first ever CCAA Pay It Forward Scholarship to Gehvon Henry. The scholarship valued at over $2 Million dollars will pay 100% of his tuition for the last three years of his medical studies at the University of the West Indies until he completes his medical degree.
Father’s Day vs. Mother’s Day: A Battle of the ParentWhile many fathers around the world will be celebrated for their sacrifices and the love they gave to their children, there are even more fathers, particularly in Jamaica, who will not be a part of the global celebration. While we cannot make a sweeping generalisation on the matter, it is a global consensus that children do put more effort into Mother’s Day than Father’s Day.
Five Intangible Mother's Day Gifts Your Mom Will Absolutely LoveWith May 14 drawing closer, the rush is on to find that perfect gift to celebrate our love and appreciation for the women who gave us life, our mothers. How about you do it different this year and give an intangible Mother’s Day gift? Here are five gift ideas that your mom will truly love:
Non Communicable Diseases - What the heck are they?Unless you have been under a rock during the past few weeks, you would have heard the term Non Communicable Disease (NCD) floating around. It’s been the topic of conversation since the Ministry of Health launched Jamaica Moves - a direct call to action to well, simply put, #BeatNCDs!
7 things you need to know about the National Food Industry Task ForceThe Ministry of Health has officially launched its National Food Industry Task Force (NFITF). This task force was established to support the response to Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs). As food is a leading factor in causing NCDs, the NFITF will be engaging the Jamaican food industry in addressing the unhealthy eating habits of Jamaicans. Click to read more!
Highlights: For The CultureWe're still reeling from the experience we had on March 11, when Protojé and the In.Digg.Nation Collective lit up the Hope Gardens Shellband Stand once again and did it 'For The Culture.' Missed it? Don't worry, we have the hookup with beautiful photo highlights from the night:
Painting Under The Stars Returns For Second StagingImagine an evening where you're sipping on fine wine & eating cheese, while painting on a canvas, and the soothing sounds of live acoustic music surrounds you. That’s what Cluster La Maison on the Aston Preston Hall, UWI- Mona Campus will be bringing to their patrons on Saturday, March 11 with "Painting Under The Stars".
Ministry of Health continues relocation of services at the Cornwall Regional HospitalThe Ministry of Health has continued to relocate services from the Cornwall Regional Hospital’s (CRH) main hospital building as the organization seeks to maintain access to health care for residents in Western Jamaica.
Five Times Market Me Did It DifferentlyWhen you have amazing clients that allow you to take chances and shake things up you have to give them props. Being a creative firm that embraces the element of disruption, we always want to do it differently and that’s what makes it fun for our clients, and us!
Beat and Teach - Fashion Lessons from the YVA’sClass is in session and you are about to get a lesson from the Young, Hot and Hypeness that walked the YVA’s red carpet. Some people got it right and got their star, while some might have to repeat a grade. Either way, here are ten of the fashion hits from the Youth View Awards 2017.
‘Blood Money’ Run Jamaica - ProtojeReggae artiste Protoje did not hold his tongue in his latest single, Blood Money. In the politically - charged, no holds bar attack on the socio - economic inequality that permeates Jamaican society, Protoje ventured into the world of corruption and criminality, this time, in “uptown Jamaica”.
Domestic Abuse: Know the SignsIt’s almost impossible to predict what one’s partner will do in any given situation. However, experts have provided a number of tell-tale signs that women can look for or use to identify abusive men. Here are 10, provided by Safe Horizon, one of the United State’s leading victim assistance organizations.
The Art of KindnessAt age 24, some millennials might ring in their birthday at an exquisite restaurant or hotel, partying at a club or snapping selfies on their way to that road trip they have been planning for months. But, when the clock strikes 12 on Thursday, February 9 Jerahmeel James will be celebrating his 24th birthday finalising plans for ‘The Art of Kindness’.
Ribbed and Ready to go!Copperwood Pork invited a group of food bloggers to conduct a restaurant-hopping activity they called ‘The Copperwood Blitz Mobile’ in conjunction with their Game Time promotion to celebrate Super Bowl. There, the bloggers got the opportunity to sample succulent ribs from three of the hottest night spots around town. Click to view the highlights!
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