Fogging continues in four parishes this week

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will be in St. Philip, St. James, Christ Church and St. Lucy next week, as it continues the fogging programme aimed at controlling the mo...

October 28, 2018
Community

No Asian tiger mosquitoes in Barbados

The Asian tiger mosquito or Aedes albopictus, is not present in Barbados. Word of this came from Senior Environmental Health Officer at the Vector Control Unit, Dale Holligan. This fol...

May 17, 2018
Community

It’s Mosquito Awareness Week

The Ministry of Health is observing Caribbean Mosquito Awareness Week (CMAW) from May 14-20, under the theme, ‘Small bite, big threat, Fight the bite, destroy mosquito breeding sites’. Speaking wit...

May 14, 2018
Caribbean News

Fogging continues in two parishes this week

The Ministry of Health will continue its efforts to rid the island of dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases when a number of Christ Church and St. Peter districts will be fogged. On Mo...

April 08, 2018
Community

Fogging in seven parishes this week

The Ministry of Health will continue its efforts to rid the island of dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases when a number of districts across the island are fogged. On Monday, November 6, the te...

November 06, 2017
Community

Six parishes targeted for fogging this week

The Ministry of Health will continue its efforts to rid the island of dengue and other mosquito-borne diseases by fogging a number of districts across the island this week. On Monday, October 23, t...

October 22, 2017
Community