The Ministry of Health says all the students from Duckenfield Primary School in St. Thomas who were rushed to hospital yesterday after consuming pills appear to be in good health and theey have been discharged from the hospital.
It’s reported that 18 students were taken to Prince Margaret Hospital on the advice of the Ministry of Health, while another was treated at a private medical facility.
Chief Medical Officer for Health Dr. Jacqueline Bisasor McKenzie says the children did not fall ill, as was previously reported:
She added that once the results of the tests are known, the children will be taken to a medical facility for further review.
She says it was reported that a man gave the children the pills.