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Ministry of Health & Wellness: Tackling NCD’s Across the Region

Healthline | July 15, 2019
Jamaica, through the Ministry of Health and Wellness’ Jamaica Moves Initiative is leading the global fight against non-communicable diseases, NCD’s. On this week’s Healthline we give you updates on Jamaica’s programme and get some views on it from Executive Director for the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA), Dr. James Hospedales.
Presenter: Anthony Morgan
Producer: Anthony Morgan
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