No need to close borders for Monkeypox virus – DOH

No need to close borders for Monkeypox virus – DOH

Department of Health (DOH) Secretary Francisco Duque III announced that it is not yet required to close down the Philippines’ borders amid the rising infections of the monkeypox virus worldwide.“‘Yung pagsasara ng borders or stricter border control, hindi pa yan dapat...
PH logs 1,214 new Covid-19 infections from May 16-22

PH logs 1,214 new Covid-19 infections from May 16-22

The Philippines reported 1,214 new coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) infections from May 16 to 22, the Department of Health (DOH) said. The health department added that the total infection for the week was higher by 9.9% compared to the previous week. The daily...
DOH, PMA to launch massive vaccination drive for children

DOH, PMA to launch massive vaccination drive for children

The Philippine Medical Association and the Department of Health (DOH) will join forces to launch a new massive immunization campaign for children who failed to receive their required vaccinations because of the Covid-19 pandemic. Dubbed “Chikiting Ligtas”, the...
No monkeypox in PH yet – DOH

No monkeypox in PH yet – DOH

The Philippines is still free from the monkeypox virus, the Department of Health (DOH) confirmed Friday . “In the interest of protecting the general public from both diseases and misinformation, the DOH provides this advisory about the recent cases of monkeypox found...