Cancer Control Law established in the Philippines

Cancer has been one of the deadliest diseases that has been ever roamed the Earth. Until now, no exact cure is given. In fact, if you aren’t aware, cancer is the second leading cause of death not just here in the Philippines but globally as well, the first one being heart disease. According to the […]

DOH Reminds Everyone of Flu Symptoms

The Department of Health (DOH) gave a reminder to everyone to watch out for flu as they have observed its trend in the past years. As per the department, a lot of people have been infected by flu and it is more common in January. The DOH’s data showed that from the 2nd of December […]

CONFIRMED – No Direct Deaths by Dengvaxia, DOH

Dengvaxia has been a huge deal especially for Filipinos. The Dengvaxia controversy, which started around April of 2016 when the Department of Health (DOH) launched the school-based dengue vaccination (Dengvaxia) in major parts in Central Luzon, Metro Manila, and CALABARZON. The Pharmaceutical company Sanofi Pasteur was the company who innovated this. They made a statement […]

PhilHealth Launches Z Benefits Package for Children with Developmental Disabilities

There are around 1.6 million cases of developmental disability that transpires among Filipino children are minors, according to a study. Therefore, in order to guarantee financial risk protection for all Filipinos including persons with disabilities, the government’s Philippine Health Insurance Corporation (PhilHealth) launched the Z Benefit Package for children with developmental disabilities and support for children […]