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Broadway to Barbados: Music for good

The show in its first-five year period produced donations to the hospital of nearly $1.5 million, which went into equipment purchase and training.
Commentary & Analysis

Long time coming: Welcome to the anti-obesity lobby

Close to a dozen health-promotion organizations in Barbados are now calling on the Government of Barbados to restrict the sale of sugar-sweetened beverages in and around schools across Barbados. What took them so long?

Local health organisations call for ban on sugary drinks at all schools

The group says government must enact legislation and programmes to “protect our children by significantly improving their school food environment.”