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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...

City vaxx campaign vs COVID-19 targets service delivery, PUV drivers to safeguard tourists

The city government is ramping up its campaign to get service delivery and public utility vehicles (PUV) drivers vaccinated against COVID-19 in an effort...

Narra has highest number of dengue cases in MIMAROPA

While the occurrence of dengue cases in Palawan and the MIMAROPA region has remained constant over the past five years, according to a recent...

Diarrhea cases reported in El Nido, but health officials say ‘no outbreak’

Health authorities in El Nido are monitoring the town's drinking water sources and food establishments after some 215 cases of diarrhea were recorded from...

Puerto Princesa IMT detects 16 new COVID-19 positive cases from Tubbataha

A new batch of 16 positive COVID-19 cases has been reported by the Incident Management Team (IMT) of Puerto Princesa from the same dive...