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Prioritize fight against HIV, TB aside from COVID-19, PBBM tells DOH

President Ferdinand R. Marcos Jr. wants the Department of Health (DOH) to place a higher priority on the fight against infections caused by the...

Nasa 36 scholars ng Palawan gov’t sa midwifery, pumasa sa licensure exam

May bagong mga midwife ang Palawan matapos pumasa sa licensure exam ang 36 na mga scholar ng pamahalaang panlalawigan sa licensure exam na isinagawa...

Zero malaria cases in Palawan, achievable by 2025

Palawan continues to have the highest number of malaria incidents in the country, but local efforts to eradicate the mosquito-borne disease say they are...

DOH asks public to voluntarily wear face masks during Undas 2022

The regional health department urged the public to voluntarily wear face masks in both indoor and outdoor areas, particularly in celebration of Undas, after...

Palawan health service providers renew commitment to better delivery of services

The Provincial Health Office (PHO) conducted a Universal Health Care (UHC) reorientation and a Local Investment Plan for Health (LIPH) seminar for local chief...

Puerto Princesa records 14 dengue deaths, sets up ‘fast lane’ to address situation

The City Health Office (CHO) has set up a "dengue fast lane" to conduct tests and laboratories in Puerto Princesa, where 14 people have...

Marcos to appoint DOH chief once COVID situation is ‘normalized’

President Ferdinand R. Marcos said Thursday he would only appoint a Department of Health (DOH) Secretary after the country’s coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) pandemic...

Puerto Princesa maintains zero rabies case

The Department of Health (DOH) announced that Puerto Princesa City has maintained its zero rabies case record, making it the only town in the...

DOH to fund city gov’t expanded COVID-19 vaccination program

The city government will access a P500,000 support grant from the Department of Health (DOH) for its COVID-19 immunization program. The City Council on Monday...

Rise in breakthrough Covid-19 infections likely by year-end

The number of breakthrough coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections increasing by the end of the year is likely to happen due to waning immunity,...

Daily average of new Covid-19 cases in PH up 22%

The daily average of coronavirus disease 2019 (COVIDA-19) cases went up by 22 percent for the period Sept. 19 to 25, the Department of...

WHO warns vs. COVID-19 complacency, urges for life-saving action

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Thursday warned anew against complacency in fighting the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19), urging for coordinated action and political...