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The National Department Of Health is a statutory Organization focused on delivering better health services to the people of Papua New Guinea to:

  • Medical Supplies Reforms.
  • Health Workforce Development
  • Capacity Building for Health Leaders
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During my short time as Minister for Health and HIV/AIDS, the greatest challenge we now face as a part of the global community, and as a country, is the threat of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). This assessment of risk of spread and risk of impact of COVID-19 is very high at the global level – and this very high risk assessment also applies to PNG.
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With a strong motto to create impact and awareness

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Your lungs can be very badly affected by smoking. Coughs, colds, wheezing and asthma are just the start. Smoking can cause fatal diseases such as pneumonia, emphysema and lung cancer. Smoking causes 84% of deaths from lung cancer and 83% of deaths from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
Cervical cancer causes and risk factors include:Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection,Having many sexual partners,Smoking,Birth control pills (oral contraceptives) used over the long term, and Engaging in early sexual contact.
Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are infections you can get by having sex with someone who has an infection. ... STIs caused by viruses include hepatitis B, herpes, HIV, and the human papilloma virus (HPV). STIs caused by bacteria include chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis.
HIV stands for human immunodeficiency virus. It is the virus that can lead to acquired immunodeficiency syndrome or AIDS if not treated. Unlike some other viruses, the human body can't get rid of HIV completely, even with treatment. So once you get HIV, you have it for life.

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Our Office Location

Ministry of Health
National Department of Health
AOPI Building Centre, Waigani Drive
Tower One
P O Box 807, Waigani 121
Port Moresby
National Capital District

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(+675) 301 3634

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