The Ministry of Health is moving to promote healthier consumption habits among youths.

Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton says statistics recorded on carbonated beverage consumption among teenagers is too high.

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Minister Tufton says the Ministry will be embarking on on a school tour.

It’s dubbed Health, Youth, Positive Energy – H.Y.P.E initiative that will be done in schools island-wide to promote healthier consumption practices.

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Minister Tufton says the Ministry is working to promote healthy lifestyles across the board to move the country away from curative to preventative health care.

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