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Be Aware of Covid in Flu Season

  THE public should be aware of a contracting influenza and Covid-19 at the same time. This was warning of the Manager of the Expanded Programme on Immunization Grace Sookchand at the Ministry of Health news conference on Monday. The season is usually every year between October to May in the following year. She said, […]Read More

Almost 50,000 Screened for Coronavirus in TT

  CLOSE to 50,000 passengers and crew members from airplanes have been screened for the novel coronavirus in Trinidad and Tobago. The Ministry of Health in a release stated that as of 6 a.m. on February 10, a total of 47,039 passengers and crew members were screened after disembarking from 618 flights. It stated that […]Read More

12 More Suspected Influenza Cases in TT

  THERE are now 29 suspected cases of influenza in Trinidad and Tobago. In its weekly update the Ministry of Health stated that there were 29 suspected cases of influenza as at January 17, 2020. This is 12 more than what was reported for the previous week. The Ministry of Health said 67,867 vaccines have […]Read More

17 Suspected Cases of Influenza for 2020

  THERE have been 17 suspected cased of influenza so far for 2020. In its weekly flu update, the Ministry of Health noted that there were 3,638 cases of influenza for 2019. It stated that it was engaged in a robust, nation-wide influenza vaccination drive for the 2020 Flu Season which runs from October 2019 […]Read More

8 More Influenza Deaths in TT

    EIGHT more people have died from influenza in a week, according to the Trinidad and Tobago Ministry of Health. In its weekly flu update, the Health Ministry, stated that as of December 6, 2019, there have been 32 confirmed influenza deaths. This figure is up from 24 for the period ending November 29, […]Read More

24 Die from Influenza Flu

  THE Ministry of Health says there have been 24 confirmed deaths from the influenza flu. In its weekly flu update, it said it engaged in a robust nationwide influenza vaccination drive for the 2020 Flu Season (October 2019 to May 2020). This campaign has been implemented to protect the population against the Influenza (Flu) […]Read More

16 Influenza Deaths says Health Ministry

  SIXTEEN people have died of influenza, the Ministry of Health has confirmed. In a release on Monday, it noted that there were 2,738 suspected influenza cases for this flu season while 16,301 persons have been vaccinated. These figures were as off last Friday. ———————- It stated, “The Ministry of Health is currently engaged in […]Read More