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– Dr Persaud Although the Ministry of Health has noticeably scaled down its monitoring of flood-related illnesses in most communities, Chief Medical Officer Dr Shamdeo Persaud yesterday disclosed that health teams are still closely observing health information emanating from areas that were affected during the recent rainfalls which commenced last December.Chief Medical Officer, Dr Shamdeo PersaudAccording to the Chief Medical Officer,Wholesale NBA Jerseys, the Health Ministry is still focused on examining the various symptoms that patients exhibit. He added that key conditions, such as Dengue Fever and leptospirosis are yet priorities.Additionally, the incidence of acute diarrhoeal diseases, respiratory tract infections, skin infections and conjunctivitis are among the closely monitored health problems, Dr Persaud said.He cautioned that there is still need for persons to take necessary precautions to boil or add bleach to their water, as well as to wash vegetables and fruits properly, and by taking good hygienic care of themselves and their environment. In the riverain areas that were impacted by the rains,Cheap NFL Jerseys, too, Dr Persaud said that regular surveillance will continue for another five weeks,Cheap NFL Jerseys Supply, even as he noted that health officials on the coastland will also continue surveillance at the level of the district health centres and hospitals.He said that, even when there is no health threat evident,Cheap Jerseys China, the officials at the various health facilities are still tasked with recording and tabulating on a daily basis the various cases that they examine, information which is submitted to the Health Ministry on a weekly basis. This information, according to the doctor, allows the Health Ministry to keep track of the medical conditions that are prevalent.Dr Persaud pointed to the need for the health workers who had made up teams that were dispatched into the fields last year to resume their fulltime surveillance at their respective health posts.According to the doctor, while there is need for intensifying the focus at the various health facilities on mental health conditions and suicide, which cannot be neglected,Wholesale NFL Jerseys China, much attention remains on monitoring flood-related illnesses.Health Minister Dr Leslie Ramsammy,Wholesale China Jerseys, at a recent press conference, had revealed that although the incidence of flood-related ailments has subsided and most of the health teams dispatched into the field have been recalled, the Ministry of Health remains on high alert for vector-borne diseases.According to the minister, while the flooding condition may have passed, the public health problems have not left with the waters. He added that there are now different issues that the health sector is now confronted with, the main one being the Dengue Fever.In a previous interview, the Chief Medical Officer had disclosed that the number of Dengue cases recorded for this year is more than is normally expected at this time.He disclosed that, for the first two weeks of the year, the Health Ministry had recorded 35 cases, as opposed to 15 for the same period last year.And about 80 per cent of the cases were detected in Region Nine and Region Four (Georgetown/East Coast) areas.Reports from the health sector state that the situation is being monitored even more seriously in Region Nine, which is bordered by neighbouring Brazil, where there is said to be an epidemic.
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