Tag Archives: awareness

Having a Flu While Pregnant

Having a Flu While Pregnant

  Flu poses a serious threat to pregnant women Flu is more likely to cause severe illness in pregnant women than in women who are not pregnant. Changes in the ...

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Rotary Gives US$35 Million to End Polio Worldwide

Rotary Gives US$35 Million to End Polio Worldwide

  EVANSTON, United States, January 13, 2016 – Rotary announces $35 million in grants to support the global effort to end polio, including $15 million to support polio eradication efforts ...

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Samsung Signs ‘Final Settlement’ with Cancer Victims

Samsung Signs ‘Final Settlement’ with Cancer Victims

  Seoul, South Korea – Samsung Electronics said Tuesday it had signed “a final settlement” over workers who contracted cancer in its semiconductor plants, but a victims’ advocacy group said key ...

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DOH Warns Public on Illnesses During Cold Season

DOH Warns Public on Illnesses During Cold Season

  As the cool breeze of Christmas approaches this season, the Department of Health (DOH) advises the public to be cautious of the common illnesses that may occur during the ...

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Fight vs. Chronic Viral Hepatitis Rages in the Philippines

Fight vs. Chronic Viral Hepatitis Rages in the Philippines

  HEPATITIS in all its guises and complications afflicts some 17 percent—nearly one of every five—of the Filipino population. The disease robs them of their lives—“many would think that the ...

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Safeguard Raises Hands for Hygiene

Safeguard Raises Hands for Hygiene

  Procter & Gamble Philippines, through Safeguard, takes Global Handwashing Day to the next level. OCTOBER 15, 2015 marked the 8th year that Global Handwashing Day (GHD) was celebrated around ...

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DOH: Don’t Just Remember, Practice 4s to Prevent Dengue

DOH: Don’t Just Remember, Practice 4s to Prevent Dengue

  The Department of Health (DOH) together with Department of Education (DepEd), the Department of Interior and Local Government (DILG) and Local Government of Quezon City launch today their strengthened ...

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