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National Vaccine Program Pushed; Bong Go Urges DOH Ensure Availability, Accessibility and Affordability of Medicines

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National Vaccine Program pushed; Bong Go urges DOH to ensure availability, accessibility and affordability of medicines amid COVID-19 crisis As Chair of the Senate Committee on Health and ...
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STATEMENT OF SEN. BONG GO

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Dahil sa sitwasyon ngayon, kailangan nating magkaisa at gawin kaagad ang lahat ng pwedeng gawin para maprotektahan ang kapakanan ng mga Pilipino. GOVERNMENT FUNDS ARE SUFFICIENT AND AVAILABLE ...
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Stop panicking: A comprehensive guide to calming down over COVID-19

Health News Philippines
Yesterday, the Philippines confirmed 10 new confirmed COVID-19 cases, bringing the country’s total up to 20. The media is in a frenzy and people are panicking, but how ...
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DOH urges public to understand persons with mental health issues

Health Philippines
By Ma. Teresa Montemayor, PNA MANILA — An official of the Department of Health (DOH) urged the public to understand the condition of persons with mental health issues. “Huwag ...
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DOH warns public vs. dehydration, tetanus during Holy Week

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By Ma. Teresa Montemayor, PNA MANILA — The Department of Health (DOH) has reminded the public against dehydration amid rising temperatures and tetanus during the Holy Week when some ...
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Medical, recreational ‘house’ eyed for senior citizens in Calabarzon

Family Philippines
By Saul Pa-a, PNA SAN MATEO, Rizal — The Department of Health (DOH) has proposed several programs, including the establishment of a senior citizens’ “house” in every municipality where ...
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Abella to anti-RPRH groups: Keep an open mind

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DAVAO CITY, January 15, 2017 — Presidential spokesperson Ernesto Abella has asked groups opposing the Responsible Parenthood and Reproductive Health (RPRH) Law to “keep an open mind” about ...
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One Filipino infected with HIV every hour

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At least one Filipino is infected with HIV every hour. This is based on a report by the Department of Health (DOH)’s Epidemiology Bureau Report, which said there ...
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Duterte inaugurates Mega Rehab Center in Nueva Ecija

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DAVAO CITY, December 1, 2016 — President Rodrigo Duterte inaugurated the 10,000-capacity mega rehabilitation center inside Fort Magsaysay in Nueva Ecija in ceremonies held Tuesday. Duterte said the ...
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40 seconds of hope against suicide

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Every 40 seconds, a person dies by suicide somewhere in the world. According to the World Health Organization (WHO), the death toll is a staggering 800,000 per year; ...
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