The situation appears to be an isolated event, pointing to a possible case of poisoning.
The Department of Health reminds the public to take note of common summer sicknesses and how to treat and/or prevent them.
Philippines was awarded the title “TB Champion” by the USAid
There has been a marked decline in TB burden since the launching of the DOTS (Directly Observed Treatment Short-Course) strategy in 1996.
The Department of Health today joins the international community in the observance of Work Social Work Day
With the increase in international arrivals, the Department of Health is appealing to Filipinos around the world to be mindful of their families and their communities.
The Department of Health (DOH) and the Department of Agriculture (DA) today signed the landmark Implementing Rules and Regulations (IRR) of the Food Safety Act of 2013 that aims to ensure the safety of food all the way from the farm to the dinner table.
For the 2014 Excellence in Kalusugang Pangkalahatan Awards, there were 40 winners where the cash prize ranged from P50,000.00 to P1,000,000.00.
Negatibo po sa second round of tests ang labing-isang (11) pasyente, ngunit minarapat ng ating mga eksperto na huwag muna i-discharge ang isang pasyente dahil sa kanyang X-ray result, making her a probable case. Patuloy po ang home quarantine sa mga nakasalamuha ng ating index case hanggang February 24, upang masigurong ligtas silang lahat.
Due to the first documented and confirmed case of MERS-CoV in the Philippines this week, five subnational laboratories are activated to rapidly and accurately diagnose suspected MERS-CoV cases in the country.