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Did drug trigger Paddock aggression?

MANILA, Philippines — The shooter in Sunday’s Las Vegas concert massacre was diagnosed with anxiety and prescribed with a drug that can lead to destructive b.....»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarOct 5th, 2017

NARCO-KAPITAN? Councilor pushes probe on barangay captain

ILOILO CITY Councilor Plaridel Nava called on the police to file a complaint against Barangay Captain Remia Gregori of Bakhaw, Mandurriao in order to trigger an investigation by the Sangguniang Panlungsod (SP) on her alleged involvement in the illegal drug trade. Nava made the call as the City Council cannot initiate the probe sans a […] The post NARCO-KAPITAN? Councilor pushes probe on barangay captain appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsMar 13th, 2018

Drug-resistant HIV strain discovered in Philippines could trigger new epidemic, scientists warn

By Tom Barnes/independent.co.uk – A drug-resistant strain of the HIV virus discovered in the Philippines has the potential to spark a new epidemic, scientists have warned. HIV prevalence among Filipinos has risen sharply in the past decade, at a time when infection rates across the world are beginning Read more ».....»»

Category: newsSource:  thepinoyRelated NewsMar 11th, 2018

Grief : A Vital Part of Life

Of all the uncomfortable experiences in the spectrum of emotions, grief seems to be one that people most seek to avoid. While some cultures are more accepting and demonstrative about their grief, this culture often teaches us to drug it, deny it, and bury it away. Although there are many losses that trigger grief reactions, […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsFeb 24th, 2018

FDA OKs drug to block infection after marrow transplant

  TRENTON, N.J. --- United States regulators have approved the first drug to prevent life-threatening infections in adults after a bone marrow transplant.   The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) approved on Wednesday the sales of Merck and Co.'s Prevymix (PREH'-vih-miss) to prevent infections with cytomegalovirus (sy-toe-MEG'-a-low-vy-rus), a common virus. It does not sicken most people, but strikes at least half of transplant patients, who are particularly vulnerable to infection. The virus can damage the eyes, lungs and other organs, trigger pneumonia, and even cause death.   Merck, which is based in Kenilworth, New Jersey, said the drug would cost $1...Keep on reading: FDA OKs drug to block infection after marrow transplant.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsNov 9th, 2017

3 cops killed, 3 others hurt in Camarines Sur ambush

Three Philippine National Police security escorts assigned to Food and Drug Administration Director General Charade Puno were killed while three others were wounded in an ambush incident along national highway of Lupi, Camarines Sur at around 9:10 a.m. Thursday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News51 min. ago

3 police security escorts dead in NPA ambush in Camarines Sur

THREE police security escorts to a Food and Drug Administration (FDA) official were killed in an ambush on Thursday in Lupi, Camarines Sur, according to a report from the Bicol...READ MORE The post 3 police security escorts dead in NPA ambush in Camarines Sur appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimes_netRelated News4 hr. 24 min. ago

PDEA seeks surprise drug test for 2019 polls bets

PDEA seeks surprise drug test for 2019 polls bets.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolstandardRelated News6 hr. 11 min. ago

FDA chief s convoy ambushed in Camarines Sur

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – The convoy of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Director General Nela Charade Puno was ambushed in Lupi town in Camarines Sur on Thursday, October 18. Puno's convoy, consisting of her main vehicle as well as one police vehicle in front and one at the back, was ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

PNP: Someone may have leaked FDA chief s convoy route

MANILA, Philippines – The Philippine National Police is investigating the possibility that information on the route to be taken by the convoy of Food and Drug Administration (FDA) chief Director General  Nela Charade Puno  was leaked to suspected communist rebels. The two-vehicle convoy of Puno was ambushed Thursday morning, October 18, in Lupi, Camarines Sur, ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News6 hr. 24 min. ago

De Lima welcomes SC ruling to allow media coverage of her trial

      Senator Leila De Lima welcomed on Thursday the ruling of the Supreme Court (SC) allowing media coverage of her trial on drug charges filed against her before the Muntinlupa City Regional Trial Court (RTC) Branch 206. The SC ruling came after the media were earlier prevented from entering the courtroom, which De Lima said could be due to Judge Lorna Navarro-Domingo's orders. "Despite Judge Lorna Navarro-Domingo's effort to prevent the media from observing the proceedings, I am grateful that the High Court has shown respect to the free press and to my right to an open and public trial," she said in a statement. Last June, Domingo denied the writte...Keep on reading: De Lima welcomes SC ruling to allow media coverage of her trial.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated News10 hr. 50 min. ago

3 killed in Cebu drug bust - The Manila Times

3 killed in Cebu drug bust - The Manila Times.....»»

Category: newsSource:  googlenewsRelated News18 hr. 11 min. ago

ITCZ to bring more rain on October 18

What's the weather like in your area? Report the situation through Rappler's  Agos  or tweet us at  @rapplerdotcom . MANILA, Philippines – The intertropical convergence zone (ITCZ) will still trigger rain in parts of the country on Thursday, October 18. The ITCZ is a belt near the equator where the ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated News18 hr. 50 min. ago

PDEA wants surprise drug test for candidates

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency favors conducting surprise drug tests on election candidates......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News20 hr. 24 min. ago

DoF: less pressure to put off oil tax hike

THERE MAY BE less pressure for the government to press on with its stated commitment earlier this week to put off an oil excise tax hike set in January amid signs that Dubai crude price -- Asia’s benchmark -- could in this final quarter average less than the $80 per barrel (/bbl) trigger price under the law for automatic suspension, the Department of Finance (DoF) hinted in a bulletin on Wednesday. The post DoF: less pressure to put off oil tax hike appeared first on BusinessWorld......»»

Category: financeSource:  bworldonlineRelated News21 hr. 24 min. ago

4 PDEA informants get P7.5-million reward

The Philippine Drug Enforcement Agency recently gave around P7.5 million in cash incentives to four civilian informants under its Operation Private Eye program......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News21 hr. 50 min. ago

19 arrested for drugs in Quezon City

Police arrested 19 persons in separate drug stings in Quezon City in the past two days......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated News21 hr. 50 min. ago

2 Capitol-Run Facilities to Serve Drug Surrenderers, Offenders Soon

Two facilities that will be under the supervision of the Cebu Provincial Government to help the rehabilitation of drug surrenderers and law offenders will soon become operational. In her report during the quarterly meeting of the Provincial Peace and Order Council (PPOC), Cebu Provincial Anti-Drug Abuse Office Chief Carmen Remedios Durano-Meca said the New Life […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsOct 17th, 2018

De Lima asks judge to inhibit herself from drug case due to bias

Sen. Leila de Lima (Photo from her Facebook page) Detained Sen. Leila De Lima has asked one of the three judges handling the drug case against her to inhibit herself because of 'manifest parti.....»»

Category: newsSource:  philippinetimesRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Supreme Court allows media coverage of De Lima trial

The Supreme Court has allowed media coverage of the trial of detained Sen. Leila de Lima on drug charges before the Muntinlupa City regional trial court......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018

Supreme Court allows media coverage of De Lima trial

The Supreme Court has allowed media coverage of the trial of detained Sen. Leila de Lima on drug charges before the Muntinlupa City regional trial court......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 16th, 2018