Free testing services are being provided at South Valley

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ALBUQUERQUE Health officials are investigating two cases of human immunodeficiency virus, or HIV, Canada Goose Jackets among clients who received injection related procedures,including facials, at an Albuquerque spa.

TheNew Mexico Department of Health announcedon Monday that laboratory tests indicated that the two clients were canada goose outlet sale infected with the same virus, increasing the likelihood that the infections may have resulted from a Canada Goose Coats On Sale procedure at the spa.

Now the health department is offering free and confidential testing for HIV, hepatitis B and hepatitis C for any clients who received injection related procedures at VIP Spa Canada Goose Online in Albuquerque, New Mexico, between May and September 2018.

over 100 VIP Spa clients have goose outlet canada already been tested, NMDOH is reaching out to ensure that testing and counseling services are available for individuals who received injection related services at the VIP Spa, Kathy Kunkel, New Mexico Department of Health cabinet secretary,said in a written statementon Monday.

is buy canada goose jacket cheap important for everyone as there are canada goose coats effective treatments for HIV and many hepatitis infections, she said. Free testing services are being provided at South Valley Health Commons and Casa de Salud Family Medical Office, both in Albuquerque, according to the department.

The VIP Spa canada goose outlet in usa closed in September last year after an inspection by the New Mexico Department of Health canada goose outlet uk and the New Mexico Regulation and Licensing Department, Barbers and Cosmetologists Board found unsafe practices that could have spread blood borne infections, such as HIV, to canada goose outlet nyc clients.

At that time last canada goose outlet black friday year, a representative of the spa declined to comment, and canada goose black friday sale CNN attempted to canada goose outlet parka contact a lawyer for the spa.

A canada goose outlet canada vampire facial, also known as aplasma rich protein facial, involves injecting nutrient rich plasma into the skin on your face using a tool called amicro needling pen. That plasma canada goose outlet canada goose uk black friday toronto factory typically comes from your own blood.

When done safely and properly, a vampire facial should not expose clients to any such blood borne infections and is promoted to rejuvinate the cheap canada goose face so the skin looks younger, experts say.

Yet if the micro needling pen or any other equipment is not properly disposed of or sterilized between facials, that could expose patients to potential blood borne infections, as what was seen in New Mexico, Dr. Ehsan Ali, aboard certified internal medicine physicianknown as theBeverly Hills Concierge Doctor,said last year. Ali was not involved in the New Mexico cases.

Infections could occur if micro needling tips or syringes were reused, canada goose coats on sale or if another patient blood was used to perform the facial, for instance.

Ali advised patients interested in vampire facials make sure they see practitioners opening new syringes to draw blood, as well as changing the micro needling pen before performing the procedure.

make sure you seeing everything being done in front canada goose outlet shop you, he said. sure that the place official canada goose outlet is using new equipment, changing the tips and needles. New Mexico Department of Healthnoted on Mondaythat anyone cosmetic services involving needle injections should verify the canada goose outlet services are being provided by a licensed medical provider.

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