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Historic Dengue Vaccine Programme Launched in Philippines

Historic Dengue Vaccine Programme Launched in Philippines

  Manila, Philippines – The world’s first public dengue vaccination programme was launched in the Philippines as nurses began injecting the first batch of a million children with a French drug ...

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Tips To Avoid Heat Stroke

Tips To Avoid Heat Stroke

  ILOILO CITY, March 21 (PIA) — With the onset of the summer season, the Department of Health (DOH) advised the public to observe precautionary measures against heat stroke. The ...

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Number of Malnourished Children in NCR Decreases

Number of Malnourished Children in NCR Decreases

  QUEZON CITY, March 21 (PIA) – – Children in the National Capital Region (NCR) are better nourished based on the 2015 Operation Timbang (OPT) results.  The 2015 OPT plus results ...

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DOH Caraga Lists Common Summer Diseases To Watch

DOH Caraga Lists Common Summer Diseases To Watch

  BUTUAN CITY, Mar. 3 (PIA) – The Department of Health (DOH) Caraga recently issued a public advisory on the common diseases and other health risks the public may acquire ...

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DOH Strengthens Monitoring of Zika virus

DOH Strengthens Monitoring of Zika virus

  MANILA, Mar. 16 — The Department of Health (DOH) recently called on all pregnant women to be more careful against mosquito bites especially during daytime. DOH also encourages those ...

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