Environmental Health Promotes Mosquito Awareness In Schools

Wednesday, 10 May 2023 - 12:02pm

The Vector Control Unit in the Environmental Health Division is visiting schools this week as part of Mosquito Awareness activities.

Asthmatics Urged To Wear Masks During School Demolition

Thursday, 6 April 2023 - 2:20pm

Asthmatics and persons with respiratory conditions in the vicinity of the demolition of the Althea Scatliffe Primary School are being urged to take the necessary precautions including the wearing of masks.

Take Care Of Your Health For World Health Day

Thursday, 6 April 2023 - 1:59pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are encouraged to take care of their mental, physical, spiritual and social health as the Territory observes World Health Day.

Health Ministry Urging Community To Protect Their Kidneys

Thursday, 9 March 2023 - 11:46am

The Virgin Islands community is being urged to protect their kidneys as the Ministry of Health observes World Kidney Day today March 9.

Fogging Schedule For October 11-13

Tuesday, 11 October 2022 - 11:47am

The Environmental Health Division’s Vector Control Unit will be carrying out fogging on Tortola in the following areas:

Food Handlers Training Course Scheduled for October 18

Wednesday, 5 October 2022 - 4:34pm

The Environmental Health Division will be hosting a virtual Food Handlers Training Course on Tuesday October 18 at 5:00 p.m.

Ministry Of Health To Host Workshop On Depression

Thursday, 22 September 2022 - 12:19pm

Clinicians, caregivers and the public will be educated about the signs and symptoms of depression at a workshop to be hosted by the Ministry of Health and Social Development next month.

44 Cases Of Hand Foot And Mouth Disease In Local Preschools

Thursday, 25 August 2022 - 4:09pm

National Epidemiologist Ms. Harmonie Brewley-Massiah has confirmed 44 cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) across 10 preschools and day care centres in the Territory.

Hand Foot And Mouth Disease Webinar

Wednesday, 24 August 2022 - 10:10am

Eight Suspected Cases Of Hand Foot And Mouth Disease

Wednesday, 17 August 2022 - 5:31pm

The Environmental Health Division is heightening surveillance of early childhood centers across the Territory following the report of eight suspected cases of Hand Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD).