Tobacco products and tobacco smoke contain many harmful chemicals such as acetone, ammonia, arsenic, benzene, cadmium, formaldehyde, lead, mercury and nicotine.
The participating mothers and babies received home care visits from prenatal through the baby’s second birthday.
The V.I. Department of Health’s V.I. Nurse-Family Partnership and Maternal Child Health and Children with Special Health Care Needs Programs are proud to announce their 2017 graduates.
This is an opportunity for people to educate themselves and the community about HIV/AIDS and how to prevent it.
Wellness Self-Management Group Therapy is for those who need assistance with personal recovery from alcohol, or illegal or prescribed drugs.
The new dental facility will enable the health center to increase dental services to 650 more patients in addition to the 4,000 who receive dental care annually.
The St. Thomas East End Medical Center Corporation will celebrate National Public Health Week with the opening of its new dental suite on Friday, April 7, at Tutu Park Mall.
February is Heart Health Month. The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services says heart disease is the leading cause of death for men and women in the United States. Every year, 1 in 4 deaths are caused by heart disease.
Cancer Support VI, sponsored by International Capital & Management Company, has announced its next lecture. Dr. Pamela Crilley, DO, from CTCA Philadelphia.
The blood that shot to my eyes a week ago, an immune reaction to the Zika virus, is almost gone, and the aches and pains getting out of bed Saturday morning seemed to be related more to age than Zika.