Cyprus Health Minister Gives Support for Natural Childbirth

NICOSIA – Health Minister Michalis Hatjipantela has okayed promotion of natural childbirth in Cyprus after a meeting he had with the nurses and midwives association (PASYNM) that will develop the program.

The group said it was satisfied with the meeting that wasaimed to find ways to  strengthen the profession and practice of nursing and midwifery in the health care system, The Cyprus Mail said.

The agenda included improving and speeding up training, attracting young people into the profession, appropriate and safe staffing of health services, and creating and expanding services for the promotion of natural childbirth.

PASYNM officials told him about their concerns that they face and an announcement after said he had adopted their recommendations for a strategic plan for the development of Nursing and Midwifery.


NICOSIA - Home to some 40,000 Russians and a favorite for Russian tourists, Russians on Cyprus opposed to their country's invasion of Ukraine have found themselves targets of threats over their ongoing protests.

Top Stories


A pregnant woman was driving in the HOV lane near Dallas.

General News

FALMOUTH, MA – The police in Falmouth have identified the victim in an accident involving a car plunging into the ocean on February 20, NBC10 Boston reported.

General News

NEW YORK – Meropi Kyriacou, the new Principal of The Cathedral School in Manhattan, was honored as The National Herald’s Educator of the Year.

Enter your email address to subscribe

Provide your email address to subscribe. For e.g. abc@xyz.com

You may unsubscribe at any time using the link in our newsletter.