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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

South Cotabato vows to reduce malnutrition cases

GENERAL SANTOS CITY – The provincial government of South Cotabato said it is working on the expansion of its nutrition […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanaoexaminerRelated NewsAug 10th, 2018

Remnant of the criminal group and 3 college studs arrested

A remnant of a criminal group facing multiple cases was arrested by joint police teams at Purok Mutya, Barangay Cotta, here. Remnant of the criminal group and 3 college studs arrested LUCENA CITY, Quezon- A remnant of a criminal group facing multiple cases was arrested by joint police teams at Purok Mutya, Barangay Cotta, here.… link: Remnant of the criminal group and 3 college studs arrested.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 7th, 2018

Nearby towns contribute to spike in city’s rabies cases

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE clustering of rabies cases in neighboring towns caused a spike in cases of animal rabies in Iloilo City. City Veterinarian Dr. Tomas Forteza Jr. said in an interview that they have difficulties in intensifying border vaccination because Iloilo City has no natural borders, thus rabid dogs from other towns can easily […] The post Nearby towns contribute to spike in city’s rabies cases appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

PNP-AKG agents solve 4 KFR cases

AGENTS of the Philippine National Police Anti-Kidnapping Group (PNP-AKG) over the weekend solved four kidnapping-for-ransom cases following separate operations in Isabela province, Taguig City, Tondo, Manila, and Laguna, which led to the safe rescue of four kidnapping victims including a Letran college student and the arrest of nine suspected kidnappers,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsAug 6th, 2018

Vice mayor, 2 others face raps over Cagayan official’s killing

TUGUEGARAO CITY, Cagayan: Police filed murder cases against the incumbent vice mayor and two others in connection with the killing of Rizal town councilor Alfredo Alvarez last Sunday. Supt. Chevalier Iringan, Police Regional Office 2 (PRO2) public information officer, said the case against Rizal vice mayor Joel Ruma and Eloy Baloran was referred to the City… link: Vice mayor, 2 others face raps over Cagayan official’s killing.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsAug 3rd, 2018

Biliran town now under state of calamity after chikungunya outbreak

TACLOBAN CITY - The island-town of Maripipi in Biliran province has been placed under a state of calamity following the outbreak of chikungunya that has affected 76 people. The town council heeded the recommendation of Maripipi Mayor Uldarico Macorolon Mondayto place the farthest municipality of Biliran under a calamity state to enable the municipal government to procure needed medicines to address the chikungunya scare hitting the town. Dr. Gabino Velazquez, municipal health officer, said chikungunya was first monitored in April when three persons got sick of the virus. Since then, he added the number of cases had been going up. At least 76 cases of chikungunya had been reco...Keep on reading: Biliran town now under state of calamity after chikungunya outbreak.....»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Makati police ops yield 2,164

“Among those solved since May 10 were 17 robbery and two homicide cases. The Makati police have apprehended a total of 2,164 violators of city ordinances and national laws in day-and-night operations conducted throughout the city from May 10 to July 26. New Makati police chief S/Supt. Rogelio Simon reported to Mayor Abby Binay that […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  tribuneRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

City police vows to go after motorcycle-riding snatchers

THE Iloilo City Police Office (ICPO) vowed to go after suspects in a series of mobile phone snatching incidents in Iloilo City. Senior Superintendent Henry Biñas, Iloilo City police chief, said they already have persons of interests behind the snatching episodes. Over the weekend, La Paz Police Station recorded two cases while the City Proper […] The post City police vows to go after motorcycle-riding snatchers appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Category: newsSource:  thedailyguardianRelated NewsJul 31st, 2018

Couple allegedly involved in series of robbery slain in gun attack

KIDAPAWAN CITY (MindaNews/ July 21) – Unidentified gunmen shot dead inside their house in Barangay Paco a couple allegedly involved in a series of robbery cases here. Supt. Ramel Hojilla, Kidapawan City police director, said Experidium Gundemaro, 50, and his partner, Merlita Calungsod, were killed inside their house at Barangay Paco at a little past 1 a.m. […].....»»

Category: newsSource:  mindanewsRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2018

CIDG nabs 3 wanted persons in Angeles

ANGELES City -- Operatives of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) here arrested over the weekend two men and a woman wanted by the court for various cases, including theft, acts of lasciviousness and carnapping. Senior Insp. Arvin Hosmillo, CIDG-Angeles City head, said the arrested suspects -- Jeorge Babingao,….....»»

Category: newsSource:  journalRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2018

Former Hong Kong leader jailed again for misconduct

HONG KONG: Former Hong Kong leader Donald Tsang was sent back to prison Friday after a failed appeal bid against a misconduct conviction in one of the city’s most high-profile corruption cases. Tsang was jailed last year after being found guilty of failing to disclose his plans to lease a luxury flat from a major [...] The post Former Hong Kong leader jailed again for misconduct appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Category: newsSource:  manilatimesRelated NewsJul 20th, 2018

Cordillera typhoid cases decreased

The Department of Health–Cordillera reported typhoid or paratyphoid fever cases in the region decreased by 18 percent for the first semester of this year compared to the same period last year. Cordillera typhoid cases decreased BAGUIO CITY – The Department of Health–Cordillera reported typhoid or paratyphoid fever cases in the region decreased by 18 percent… link: Cordillera typhoid cases decreased.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 17th, 2018

3 men charged for Solima’s murder

THREE people are facing criminal charges in court for allegedly conspiring to kill lawyer Salvador Solima inside his house in Barangay Guadalupe, Cebu City last July 2. Prosecutor Naruzen Delfin-Lorete filed the murder and frustrated murder cases against Ricarte “Blue Fox” Del Corro and brothers Alberto “Junjun” and Alvin Baluyos. Murder is a non-bailable offense.… link: 3 men charged for Solima’s murder.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilainformerRelated NewsJul 14th, 2018