Tag Archives: Dengue

Public Warned vs Chikungunya Virus

Public Warned vs Chikungunya Virus

  CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY, Aug. 28 — City Council committee on health, sanitation and health insurance on August 15 said a mosquito-borne disease called Chikungunya virus is now affecting residents ...

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DOH Statement On Just Released WHO Position Paper On Dengue Vaccine

DOH Statement On Just Released WHO Position Paper On Dengue Vaccine

  The Department of Health (DOH) welcomes World Health Organization’s (WHO) recent statement on dengue vaccine introduction in countries with greater than 50% prevalence among age group targeted for vaccination. ...

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Two Kids Succumb to Dengue in Antique

Two Kids Succumb to Dengue in Antique

  SAN JOSE, Antique July 20 (PIA) – –  The Provincial Health Office reported that two children in the province died of dengue, as the number of suspected dengue cases ...

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Dengue Cases in South Cotabato up by 55%

Dengue  Cases  in  South  Cotabato  up by 55%

  KORONADAL CITY, South Cotabato, Apr. 7 (PIA) —  Despite the  long  drought,  the  number of cases in South Cotabato has contunued to swell, according to an official of the Integrated ...

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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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Children to Receive Gov’t-procured Dengue Vaccine

Children to Receive Gov’t-procured Dengue Vaccine

  Susceptible poor children in regions with high incidence of dengue will be the first beneficiaries of the government-procured dengue vaccine. To recall, the Philippines is a proud participant of ...

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Dengue Fever Spreads Around The World

Dengue Fever Spreads Around The World

  Paris, France – Dengue fever, the world’s fastest growing mosquito-borne disease, has spread its wings from being a tropical disease, endemic in just nine countries, to a worldwide threat. Globalisation, ...

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Dengue Cases Soar in Region 1

Dengue Cases Soar in Region 1

  SAN FERNANDO CITY, Nov. 5 (PIA) – Dengue cases in Region 1 for the past 10 months have climbed to more than 100 percent compared to the same period ...

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