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Cheap American chicken is coming to Jamaica. The trade war started by President Trump has resulted in decreased exports of pork and chicken that are currently being stockpiled in freezers. As the laws of globalisation apply, this overstock will be...

What an exciting and intense end it was to The Gleaner's Fit 4 Life Season 2 Tuff Enuff Challenge last Saturday!In fact, what an exceptional season it was! Twelve weeks of boot camps that truly tested the fitness level of Fit 4 Lifers, thanks to...

Minister of Health Dr Christopher Tufton said strategies will be identified to improve how information is shared across the public and private healthcare system.The objective, he said, is to strengthen the delivery of health services to Jamaicans."...

With the end of The Gleaner's Fit 4 Life Season 2 Tuff Enuff Challenge in sight, it's time to start trying to squeeze out that last bit of performance improvement from your body. The jump rope exercise is perfect for this task.Try one of these jump-...

"I've been a part of Fit 4 Life from Season 1, and I can tell you this boot camp this morning was amazing. It was really intense. I feel it in every part of my body," shared Donna Lowe, a serial Fit 4 Lifer."I always hate when the season ends,...

With the 2018-19 school year slated to begin in September, the Ministry of Health is urging parents and guardians to adhere to the schedule outlining clinic appointments for the vaccination of children.Acting director of family health services in...

Research in critical areas of health that have the potential to inform Government policy will be showcased at the 2018 National Health Research Conference from November 22 to 23.The two-day event will take place at the Jamaica Conference Centre,...

If there is one word that describes the jump rope exercise, it is efficient. This exercise – often written off as something for kids and boxers – can torch energy at rates as high as 1,000 calories per hour...

Summer is in full swing! It is a time when many persons are concerned about the appearance of skin concerns such as stretch marks, cellulite, sagging skin and excessive body fat.Many persons dream of working on these problems in a safe, non-surgical...

Kurt Dunn of Body By Kurt certainly knows how to mix and unlock the ultimate you with an intense aerobics boot camp.On Saturday at the Oasis on the Oxford on Oxford Road, New Kingston, the fitness guru gave The Gleaner's Fit 4 Life participants a...
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