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Alert: FDA Issues Public Notification on SWAG, May Lower Blood Pressure to Dangerous Levels

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The Food and Drug Administration FDA has issued a public notification on S W A G advising consumers against purchasing the sexual enhancement product sold across various website and in some retail stores The VI Department of Health is also advising the public not to use

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The Food and Drug Administration FDA has issued a public notification on S W A G advising consumers against purchasing the sexual enhancement product sold across various website and in some retail stores The VI Department of Health is also advising the public not to use

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The VI Board of Dental Examiners will hold its quarterly Board meeting on Thursday April 18 2024 at 7 30 a m via Microsoft Teams Microsoft Teams Need help Join the Meeting Now Meeting ID 240 850 374 545 Passcode r8Du8b Dial in by phone +1

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The Virgin Islands Department of Health is reminding the public that its offices territorywide will close at 12 p m today April 5 2024 to allow for employee participation in activities related to the observance of National Public Health Week All offices will resume normal operations

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS VI Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion is encouraging the public to become familiar with the symptoms of dengue the mosquito borne virus and the best courses of action for treatment According to the CDC dengue viruses and the virus that causes COVID 19 can have similar symptoms

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The Virgin Islands Department of Health s Epidemiology Division along with the Environmental Health Division is announcing the launch of a Food Safety Hotline dedicated to promptly addressing the public s food safety concerns The Food Safety Hotline allows the public to report any issues related

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS This week in celebration of National Public Health Week the VI Department of Health VIDOH team is focused on making stronger connections to better serve the community The 2024 theme is Protecting Connecting and Thriving We Are All Public Health 8220 Public health extends beyond healthcare

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS VI Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion is encouraging the public to take steps to protect against dengue as the number of cases in the neighboring island of Puerto Rico reaches a record high Puerto Rico has declared a State of Emergency due to dengue with 549 cases

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The VI Department of Health 8217 s Epidemiology Division is announcing the closure of its COVID 19 hotline and the end of free COVID 19 testing as of Friday This decision follows the exhaustion of funding provided by the Center for Disease Control CDC in response

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The US Virgin Islands suffers some of the worst rates of adverse cardiovascular outcomes in the United States With more than 40 percent of healthcare positions vacant the Territory also experiences significant health care workforce shortages and a majority of caregivers in the territory hail from

U S VIRGIN ISLANDS The VI Board of Physical Therapy will hold an emergency Board meeting on Tuesday January 30 2024 at 7 30 a m via Zoom The Office of Professional Licensure and Health Planning is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting Topic VI BOARD OF PHYSICAL THERAPY