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November 12th, 2014
Preventing our Leaders from Courting Health Care Disasters

By Alred C. Frett

Welcome to Another Example of US Thanksgiving:

Sometimes just surviving is tough especially when attacked by Politicians, Preachers & Courts simply for telling Truths. Nonetheless, I still try avoiding Conflicts whenever possible and, as explained, these attacks on me actually serve to put these very Systems on trial – I may be battered & bruised but most of you are finally seeing the underbelly of the snake.

November 9th, 2014
Peter Island Resort holds auction for cancer cause

PETER ISLAND, VI – Peter Island Resort and Spa yesterday November 8, 2014 held a live and silent auction in collaboration with the BVI Cancer Society in an effort to bring in cash towards the cause of fighting cancer.

November 5th, 2014
‘We are not ready for medical marijuana!’ – Premier Smith

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Premier Dr the Honourable D. Orlando Smith has set the record straight to those hoping that the Territory would allow the cultivation and use of medical marijuana, saying, ‘not so fast’.

November 5th, 2014
‘Increase is a must!’ – BVIHSA Chairman John I. Cline

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the Board of Directors for BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) Bishop John I. Cline said an increase in hospital fees is unavoidable despite who is in government as they are in a dastardly state of not being able to pay their bills and have had cause to close key units of the hospital for the lack of funds.

November 4th, 2014
‘Hospital fees are going up!’ – Hon Ronnie W. Skelton

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton said that while fees for the Peebles Hospital will be increased it means that no one will be denied service as the overall infrastructure will be improved.

November 1st, 2014
Hon Fraser Save the Seed B’Ball League promotes breast cancer month

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI - Last evening October 31, 2014 marked the Virgin Islands and the International Community’s end of breast cancer awareness month.

November 1st, 2014
J’Khoy Frett leads cancer awareness @ his school

EAST END, Tortola, VI – Cute and beautiful were the sight of the little boys dressed in the white shirts complete with bow ties and the girls with their hair decorated with bows at the Willard Wheatley Primary School yesterday October 31, 2014.

October 31st, 2014
CIL plugs $10K towards Peebles Hospital

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Caribbean Insurers Ltd. (CIL) yesterday October 30, 2014 made a donation of $10,000 towards the completion of the new Peebles Hospital.

October 29th, 2014
What if things changed for the better?

By Alred C. Frett

As the World struggles with man-made confusion too many still make excuses and ask Why? When they should be recognizing the consequences of their actions… Simply put: If we glorify Guns & dispense Bullets instead of Bread then People will be shot, and, if we offer examples of Wars & Violence as Solutions in order to sell Weapons then our Youth will become radicalized.

October 29th, 2014
Anthony ‘Papa Das’ Glasgow testifies of battling cancer

DUFF’S BOTTOM, Tortola, VI - It is usually said that getting men to come public to talk about health challenges they are experiencing is an uphill task. But today with the growing numbers and hardships of persons in the Virgin Islands that are coming down with cancers of various forms, men are breaking their silence.

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