Category Archives: Special Report

FDA Authorizes Sale of IQOS in the US

FDA Authorizes Sale of IQOS in the US

  NEW YORK, United States – April 30, 2019 – The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) today confirmed that IQOS, Philip Morris International’s electrically heated tobacco system, is appropriate for ...

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Avoid Heat Stroke this Holy Week – DOH

Avoid Heat Stroke this Holy Week – DOH

  The Department of Health (DOH) today advises the public to take precaution as it joins the nation in the observance of Holy Week. For those traveling during the Holy ...

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Regional consumer group backs local vapers

Regional consumer group backs local vapers

  An alliance of consumer tobacco harm advocates in the Asia Pacific region has expressed its firm support to local vaping groups advocating for fair and reasonable regulation of e-cigarettes ...

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DOH Reminds Public to Avoid Dengue

DOH Reminds Public to Avoid Dengue

  As of January 1 to March 2 this year, the DOH Epidemiology Bureau has already reported 40,614 dengue cases. This is 16,383 or 68% higher compared to the same period last ...

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Educate smokers on alternative products, DOH urged

Educate smokers on alternative products, DOH urged

  Local vaping groups urged the Department of Health (DOH) to educate smokers about alternative products such as e-cigarettes to help them quit smoking. The appeal was made by The ...

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