Sunday, January 26, 2020

Many Babies Recovering Well from Measles at TTM Paediatric Ward

Amidst the heartache of families who have lost children and loved ones to the measles epidemic is also the good news of hope and...

3 Week Old Baby Fighting Measles at Poutasi District Hospital

Camilla Elizabeth Laumatia is a 3-week old baby girl fighting the measles epidemic at the Poutasi District Hospital and her 24-year old mom remains...

NZ Medical Team Amazed by the Work of Local Doctors and...

The team leader of a New Zealand Medical Assistance Team (MAT) working out of Leulumoega District Hospital said they are amazed at the work...

Former Employees of Health Ministry Under Investigation

According to the Director General of Health Leausa Dr. Take Naseri, a clinic run by former Health employees is under investigation for the administration...

Samoa Measles Epidemic Claims 2 More Lives

Sunday 24th November 2019, 3pm Apia Samoa. Two more babies have lost their battle with measles at the Tupua Tamasese Meaole (TTM) Hospital at...

Fautuaina e le Matagaluega o le Soifua Maloloina le Vave Tapunia...

Ua tuuina mai le fautuaga a le Matagaluega o Soifua Maloloina i le Matagaluega o Aoga faapea Aoga Tumaoti ma Aoga Ekalesia mo le vave...

Whole of Nation Shut Down for Door-to-Door Vaccination Campaign

The Government of Samoa has taken a level up approach to address the ongoing battle with the measles outbreak that has now claimed 55...

Death Toll Reaches 60 with 20 Critically Ill Children at ICU

There have been 5 more measles related deaths reported in the past 24 hours taking the death toll to 60 as Government prepares a...

Death Toll Reaches 70 for Samoa Measles Outbreak

The National Emergency Operation Centre has iasued Update No.23 this morning confirming another 2 measles related deaths to take the death toll to 70. Despite...

Women can be Vaccinated within 30 minutes of Giving Birth

New Zealand nurse Lizabeth Alley says yes, mothers who have just given birth and are nursing newborn babies must be vaccinated. When the vaccination team...

Samoa Sevens Lose all Three Pool Games in Hamilton

Samoa scored first when David Afamasaga capitalised on an Australian error and strolled under the post for an early 7-0 lead. Australia wasted no time...