Tag Archives: DOH

Let’s All Have an Enjoyable and Healthy Summer – DOH

Let’s All Have an Enjoyable and Healthy Summer – DOH

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The Department of Health (DOH) advised the public to be mindful of their health during the summer season’s flurry of activities, starting with the Holy Week ...

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DoH, DoF Lauded for Snagging Anti-tobacco Award 

DoH, DoF Lauded for Snagging Anti-tobacco Award 

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Sound public health policy is not only its own virtue. It can mean international recognition from independent health advocates and earn prestige for implementing government agencies. And ...

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Sen. Trillanes: ‘Re-Nationalize’ Public Hospitals

Sen. Trillanes: ‘Re-Nationalize’ Public Hospitals

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – All politics may be local, but not services that to the public are deemed vital. A critical public need like health services always benefit from economies ...

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DA, DOH: Meet the New Food Police  

DA, DOH: Meet the New Food Police  

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – Food safety is a function of both provision and protection. What people eat must be inspected for hygiene from the source to every point in the supply ...

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Hygienic Standard for Health Facilities Pushed

Hygienic Standard for Health Facilities Pushed

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – An antiseptic, sterile set, not a giant culture dish for deadly micro-organisms. A lawmaker thus laid down the hygienic benchmark for all health facilities and services ...

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Lady Lawmaker Wants Research in Battling Rare Ailments

Lady Lawmaker Wants Research in Battling Rare Ailments

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – They may be rare – few and far between – but they attack the most vulnerable segment of the population. And so the government is morally ...

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Specialty Hospitals for Specific Ailments Pushed

Specialty Hospitals for Specific Ailments Pushed

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – As new or emerging infections diseases rear their ugly heads and overwhelm health and medical professionals already having more than enough on their plates, the personnel ...

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Government Intensifies Efforts to Prevent Spread of MERS-CoV

Government Intensifies Efforts to Prevent Spread of MERS-CoV

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – The government intensifies the monitoring of airports, seaports and other points of entry to prevent the spread of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome- Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the ...

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