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Caribbean Wellness Week 2015
September 25th, 2015
Mexico City- On Saturday 12th September, countries across the Caribbean Region celebrated Caribbean Wellness Day. This annual event is geared at increasing awareness and promoting activities to address the epidemic of non-communicable diseases (NCDs), which continues to severely impact the health, economy and development of the Caribbean. Caribbean Wellness Week was held on September 22nd - 26th in Belize. Embracing this health initiative, the Embassy of Belize in Mexico provided basic blood chemistry tests; and muscle mass, weight and fat tests for its staff. Nutritional talks and guidlines were also presented. The Embassy thanks Mrs. Araceli Martinez Coronado- Nutritionist, and Sanatorio Adventista Laboratorio for their facilitation of this activity.