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Teenage pregnancy cases in city down 15%

THE Iloilo City Population Office (CPO) noted a decrease in teenage pregnancy cases in the metropolis in 2017 compared to 2016. The CPO said it recorded 583 teenage pregnancy cases in 2017, lower by 108 cases or 15.62 percent from 691 cases in 2016. Teenage pregnancy refers to adolescents from 10 to 19 years old […] The post Teenage pregnancy cases in city down 15% appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource: thedailyguardian thedailyguardianMay 9th, 2018

Davao Region teenage pregnancy rise blamed on lack of discussion on sexuality

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 9 July) – The rise in the number of teenage women getting pregnant in the Davao Region was blamed on the failure to encourage discussion on sexuality, an official from the City Health Office (CHO) said on Monday. The Philippine Statistics Authority (PSA), in fact, reported that the Davao Region recorded the […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 9th, 2018

3 Mindanao regions have highest teenage pregnancies in the country

DAVAO CITY (MindaNews / 01 July) —  Teenage pregnancy in the country is  highest in three of Mindanao’s six regions. Davao region recorded the highest teenage pregnancy rate nationwide at 17.9%, Northern Mindanao at 14.7% and Region 12 or what is also referred to as Southwestern Mindanao or Soccsksargen at 14.5% compared with the national […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 1st, 2018

Teen pregnancy high in Western Visayas

The prevalence of teenage pregnancy remains high in Western Visayas, according to the Commission on Population (Popcom). #BeFullyInformed Teen pregnancy high in Western Visayas Iloilo City — The prevalence of teenage pregnancy remains high in Western Visayas, according to the Commission on Population (Popcom). Source link: Teen pregnancy high in Western Visayas.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsDec 4th, 2017

DOH-CAR empowers teen moms as advocates for teen pregnancy prevention

BAGUIO CITY - With the Cordillera having the highest prevalence of teenage pregnancy in the country, the Department of Health Cordillera (DOH-CAR) conducted Teen Moms’ Congress on November 28-29 at the Skyrise Hotel here to mobilize teen moms as advocates for the prevention of teenage pregnancy. Read More........»»

Category: newsSource:  filipinoexpressRelated NewsDec 3rd, 2017

BMC mulls to put up teen wellness center

By  Ana-Liza S. Macatangay NAGA CITY &'8212; The Bicol Medical Center (BMC) based in this city is considering of establishing a Teen Wellness Center to cater to the needs of teenage mothers and implement programs that will help prevent cases of teenage.....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolmailRelated NewsOct 20th, 2016

DOH responds to prevalent teen pregnancy in CamSur

By Juan Escandor Jr. NAGA CITY&'8212;Responding to the rising incidence of teenage pregnancy, the Department of Health (DOH) through the Bicol Medical Center (BMC) here readies the establishment of a center focused on the reproductive health and wellness .....»»

Category: newsSource:  bicolmailRelated NewsSep 15th, 2016

Teenage Pregnancy Down by 28% in Iloilo City

Teenage Pregnancy Down by 28% in Iloilo City.....»»

Category: newsSource:  metrocebuRelated NewsAug 2nd, 2016

Binay siblings: To each his own style of governance

The Binay siblings -- Jejomar Erwin Jr., or Junjun, and Abigail, or Abby -- have different styles of leadership, and each of them is hoping to apply his or her particular leadership style in Makati, where they will run against each other for the mayoral seat in the 2019 elections. "We are apples and oranges. You cannot compare him and me there are differences in styles," Abby said in an interview with Inquirer last Thursday, Oct. 11. Junjun was served as city mayor for two terms from 2010 to 2015, but his second term was cut short due to pending corruption cases. Elder sister Abby replaced him in 2016. Directly approaching people In a separate interview, Junjun pointed out...Keep on reading: Binay siblings: To each his own style of governance.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 13th, 2018

6% increase in monthly Crimes, still low-PNP

TAGBILARAN CITY, Bohol, October 6 (PIA)—From 484 cases recorded last month, Bohol Police based in Camp Francisco Dagohoy reported a slight increase, as they note a 6% increase in crime volume for the 6 month crime trend beginning March. The increase, which was traced to non-index crime, is still too low it failed to surpass […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  boholnewsdailyRelated NewsOct 11th, 2018

Pope Francis says abortion is like hiring contract killer

VATICAN CITY, Holy See – Pope Francis on Wednesday, October 10, compared having an abortion to hiring a "contract killer". "Interrupting a pregnancy is like eliminating someone," Francis said in an address to worshippers in the Vatican. "Getting rid of a human being is like resorting to a contract killer to solve ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

Pope says abortion is like hiring ‘contract killer’

VATICAN CITY: Pope Francis on Wednesday compared having an abortion to hiring a “contract killer.” “Interrupting a pregnancy is like eliminating someone,” Francis said in an address to worshipers in the Vatican. “Getting rid of a human being is like resorting to a contract killer to solve a problem,” he added. “Is it just to [...] The post Pope says abortion is like hiring ‘contract killer’ appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 10th, 2018

PNP eyeing link between killing of Ozamiz judge and cases vs Parojinogs

The killing of Executive Judge Edmundo Pintac of the Ozamiz City Regional Trial Court could be linked to criminal cases he had handled against the Parojinogs, Director General Oscar Albayalde, chief of the Philippine National Police (PNP) said Tuesday. Pintac, who was shot dead by unidentified assailants on Monday, was said to be the one who presided over the drugs and firearms cases filed against siblings Nova Princess Parojinog and Reynaldo Parojinog Jr., who were arrested in police raids in July 2017. READ:Ozamiz City RTC executive judge killed in ambush Their father, Ozamiz City Mayor Reynaldo Parojinog Sr., and six other people were killed in a series of police raids in the...Keep on reading: PNP eyeing link between killing of Ozamiz judge and cases vs Parojinogs.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsOct 9th, 2018

Judge handling cases vs Parojinog killed in Ozamiz

CAGAYAN DE ORO(MindaNews /08 October) — A judge who handled cases of  illegal drugs and firearms filed against detained Ozamiz City Vice Mayor Nova Princess Parojinog was shot dead while on his way home in Ozamiz Monday afternoon. PNP Northern Mindanao spokesperson Supt. Surki Serenes said Judge Edmundo Pintac of the Regional Trial Court Branch […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsOct 9th, 2018

Ozamiz City judge ambushed – police

CAMP ALAGAR, Cagayan De Oro City: A sitting judge who handled controversial drug cases in Ozamiz City was ambushed by unknown assailants Monday noon, according to police. Executive Judge Edmundo Pintac of Ozamiz City Trial Court in Misamis Occidental was shot at about 4:20 p.m. in Purok-2B, Barangay Banadero, said Supt. Surke Serenas, spokesman of… link: Ozamiz City judge ambushed – police.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Ozamiz City judge handling Parojinog cases shot dead

Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro on Monday evening confirmed the death of an Ozamiz City judge and called on police to apprehend his killers as soon as possible. Source link link: Ozamiz City judge handling Parojinog cases shot dead.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Judge handling Parojinog cases shot dead in Ozamiz City

MANILA, Philippines – Edmundo Pintac, the judge handling drugs and firearms cases against Nova Princess and Reynaldo Parojinog Jr , was shot dead on Monday, October 8.  According to an initial police report, Pintac was in Barangay Banadero in Ozamiz City at around 4:20 pm when he was fired at by still unidentified suspects. "Suspects fled ........»»

Category: newsSource:  rapplerRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Ozamiz City judge ambushed – police

CAMP ALAGAR, Cagayan De Oro City: A sitting judge who handled controversial drug cases in Ozamiz City was ambushed by unknown assailants Monday noon, according to police. Executive Judge Edmundo Pintac of Ozamiz City Trial Court in Misamis Occidental was shot at about 4:20 p.m. in Purok-2B, Barangay Banadero, said Supt. Surke Serenas, spokesman of [...] The post Ozamiz City judge ambushed – police appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

UPDATE: Ozamiz City judge dies from injuries after ambush – police

CAMP ALAGAR, Cagayan De Oro City: A sitting judge who handled controversial drug cases in Ozamiz City died following an ambush by unknown assailants Monday noon, according to police. Executive Judge Edmundo Pintac of Ozamiz City Trial Court in Misamis Occidental succumbed to gunshot wounds he sustained during the shooting at about 4:20 p.m. in [...] The post UPDATE: Ozamiz City judge dies from injuries after ambush – police appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Ozamiz City judge handling Parojinog cases shot dead

Chief Justice Teresita Leonardo-De Castro on Monday evening confirmed the death of an Ozamiz City judge and called on police to apprehend his killers as soon as possible......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 8th, 2018

Non-communicable diseases continue to threaten Ilonggos

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo NON-COMMUNICABLE diseases (NCDs) such as cardiovascular diseases, kidney diseases, hypertension, and diabetes are among the top causes of deaths in Iloilo City for the past three years. According to the Iloilo City Health Office, in a span of three years, there are 8,876 morbidity cases of non-communicable diseases recorded in the city […] The post Non-communicable diseases continue to threaten Ilonggos appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsOct 2nd, 2018