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St. Luke’s Infection Control Service Holds Ebola Symposium

St. Luke’s Infection Control Service Holds Ebola Symposium

  QUEZON CITY, PHILIPPINES, October 9, 2014 – St. Luke’s Medical Center’s Infection Control Service holds an awareness and preparedness symposium on Ebola virus in the hospital’s MAB Penthouse as ...

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DOH Says Wash Up: Defend Yourself Against the Filthy Floodwater

DOH Says Wash Up: Defend Yourself Against the Filthy Floodwater

  MANILA, PHILIPPINES – When it rains, it really pours, dams spill, and the flood is on. As floodwater submerges entire communities, people get all sorts of infections and diseases from ...

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DOH Confirms First Meningococcemia Case in Central Visayas

DOH Confirms First Meningococcemia Case in Central Visayas

  The Department of Health (DOH) has confirmed the first case of meningococcemia in Central Visayas, according to reports from the Philippine Daily Inquirer and Philippine Star. (http://m.inquirer.net/newsinfo/id=632975 and http://www.sunstar.com.ph/cebu/local-news/2014/08/27/resu-7-confirms-) A man, whose identity was withheld ...

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US Gets First Local Case of Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya

US Gets First Local Case of Mosquito-Borne Chikungunya

  WASHINGTON, July 17, 2014 (AFP) – A Florida man who has not recently traveled outside the country is the first person in the United States to get the mosquito-borne ...

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Carbon Monoxide Poisons 71 Children at Quebec Daycare

Carbon Monoxide Poisons 71 Children at Quebec Daycare

  MONTREAL, June 17, 2014 (AFP) – Seventy-one children at a Quebec daycare center were rushed to hospital Tuesday with carbon monoxide poisoning, authorities in Canada said. Workers at the ...

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Should You Be Alarmed When Your Child Has Headache?

Should You Be Alarmed When Your Child Has Headache?

  Headache is common among children. There are different kinds of pain, and in some cases, parents may consider a child’s stomachache, toothache, or headache insignificant. But when the pain ...

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