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East End Medical Health Center to Close for Easter Holiday

St. Thomas East End Medical Center Corporation The St. Thomas East End Medical Center Corporation will be closed from Thursday, April 18 through Monday, April...

DOH Schedules Special Events to Celebrate Public Health Week

U.S. Virgin Islands Department of Health The entire V.I. Department of Health (DOH) staff will join the American Public Health Association in celebrating National Public...

DOH Advises Residents About National Opioid Crisis

Prescription pill bottles of opioids During the period between 1999 and 2018, over 400,000 Americans died as a result of overdoses related to America’s opioid...

New AARP Campaign Focuses on Federal/ State Solutions to Cut Drug Prices

AARP has launched ‘Stop Rx Greed,’ a nationwide campaign aimed at lowering prescription drug prices. The goal of AARP’s sustained campaign is to help...

Governor Moves to Improve Mental Health, Behavioral Services in Territory

Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. In an effort to improve mental health and behavioral services throughout the territory, Gov. Albert Bryan Jr. signed an executive order...

Agriculture Seeking Farmers for Farm to Hospital Harvest of the Month Program

V.I. Department of Agriculture Commissioner-designee of Agriculture Positive Nelson has announced that the Virgin Islands Department of Agriculture (DOA) — Marketing Division is seeking to...

Female Senators Join to Support National Wear Red Day

National Wear Red Day Sen. Donna Frett-Gregory, in collaboration with senators DeGazon, Barnes and Sarauw, is championing the fight for women’s heart health by participating...

Depression Can Have Many Causes, Many Symptoms, but There Is Help

Jessica Whyte, a licensed mental health counselor at J.W. Behavioral Center in Charlotte Amalie, is conducting a women’s groups to address issues such as...

CACAF Gives RLS Support for Dialysis Unit

CACAF founder Michael Thomas presents check to Roy L. Schneider Medical Center The Caribbean American Cultural Arts Foundation Inc., (CACAF) presented a check for $5,000...

Cancer Support VI to Host Last Lecturer on Dec. 5

Cancer Support VI lecturer Cancer Support VI, sponsored by International Capital & Management Company (ICMC), has announced the next free presentation will be made by...