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Palawan records six active COVID-19 cases in three municipalities

The Provincial Health Office (PHO) recorded six active COVID-19 cases in three municipalities. According to a PHO update on Palawan's current coronavirus disease tally, four...

DOH to LGUs: Masks remain

Even as the COVID-19 threat in the country seems to be easing, the Department of Health (DOH) urged the Local Government Units (LGUs) to...

Removal of meals served to visitors on island-hopping excursions in El Nido recommended to...

Regional and local health officials are recommending the removal of meals supplied to tourists on El Nido island-hopping trips, which may be the cause...

Ace Medical Center Palawan launches endoscopy unit

The newly-launched endoscopy unit of Ace Medical Center (AMC) Palawan aims to help locals with early screening against colorectal cancer, as it ranks as...

City to undertake “house-to-house” COVID-19 vaccination

The city government plans to conduct "house-to-house"COVID-19 vaccinations in order to broaden its population's immunity coverage in the ongoing attempt to stem the pandemic. The...

Palawan has six remaining active COVID-19 cases

The province of Palawan has six active cases of COVID-19, according to the latest data of the Provincial Health Office (PHO). According to the data...

DOH warns residents against waterborne diseases during rainy months

The health department has warned the public to be careful for all waterborne diseases, including dengue and leptospirosis, during the rainy months. During Friday's virtual...

Health authorities renew call for Duterte to veto Vape Bill

President Rodrigo Duterte should veto Senate Bill 2239, also known as the proposed Vaporized Nicotine Products Regulation Act, according to the Department of Health...

Singaporean tourist from Tubbataha tests positive for COVID-19

A female Singaporean tourist who visited the Tubbataha marine park in Cagayancillo is the most recent individual to test positive for COVID-19. The Incident...

City health authorities launch mobile COVID-19 vaccination campaign

City health authorities have launched a mobile COVID-19 vaccination campaign in an effort to increase the immunization program against the highly contagious disease that...

DOH tags 3 Palawan towns, Puerto Princesa City as dengue hotspots

The Department of Health (DOH) identified three towns in Palawan and the City of Puerto Princesa as hotspot areas for dengue after recording an...

IATF retains Puerto Princesa City under Alert Level 1 status from June 1-15

The Inter-Agency Task Force for the Management of Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-MEID) has maintained Alert Level 1 for Puerto Princesa City from June 1-15. In...