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Iva Savaii holds first “Healthy Nana” program

29 April, 2018. Samoa - Samoa Cricket is reaching out to help Savaii women with the “Healthy Nana” program being introduced for the first time....

Red Juice 

I’ve been doing this since 25 February 2013. Along the way I’m sure I’ve saved myself from certain death and diabetes many times as...
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Savaii to benefit from new SFHA clinic

27 April, 2018. Samoa - Gone are the days when Savaii residents had to travel to Apia to use the Samoa Family Health Association...
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Healthier diets can ease pressure on the health system

26 April, 2018. Samoa is a country of natural abundance with high rainfall, rich soil and stable seasonal conditions that are perfect for growing...

Sex Talk – with Samoa’s Magical Fairy Safe-Sex Guru

We welcome our first guest columnist to Samoa Sex Talk - Samoa's own Sexual Safety Guru. They work in the health sector and bring...
Recent public health interventions are targeting children at risk for obesity.

A Problem in Paradise

10 January, 2018. By Jenny Blair. The Samoan islands are grappling with public health problems; children may provide some solutions. For 3,000 years, people have...

Samoa Gym Schedules for 2018 – Building Your Best Self. 

8 January, 2018. Samoa - Starting off the New Year, many of us have set resolutions that include getting into shape, eating healthy and going...

‘Tis the season to get tested!

2 December, 2017. Rapid testing for HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, is now available for all residents of Samoa. The sluggish test that required...

Three decades on, stigma still stymies HIV prevention and treatment

22 November, 2017. There have been great strides and many important victories in the fight against HIV. Scientific innovations and sustained investment have been...

Pacific unites against American Heart Association “Propaganda” About Coconut Oil

23 November 2017, Apia Samoa. At its annual meeting held in Kiribati last month, the Asia and Pacific Coconut Community (APCC) declared its fight by...