CHARLESTOWN, NEVIS, September 10, 2019(SKNVIBES)
Caribbean Wellness Day is observed on the second Saturday in the month of September. Information coming out of Nevis is that the Health Promotion Unit will on Saturday September 14 be celebrating the annual event with a number of activities, among them a wellness walk that has been sponsored by the Development Bank of St. Kitts and Nevis.
Ms Shevanee Nisbett, Senior Health Educator at the Nevis Health Promotion Unit noted that Caribbean Wellness Day is a day that is celebrated by Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA). It is a day to create awareness for non-communicable diseases (NCDs) such as diabetes, hypertension and every year the Health Promotion Unit has various activities to commemorate Caribbean Wellness Day.