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South Cotabato’s HIV/AIDS program may get WHO recognition

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/18 February) – The World Health Organization (WHO) is eyeing South Cotabato province’s initiatives on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) as model for local government interventions. Dr. Rogelio Aturdido Jr., chief of the Integrated Provincial Health Office, said Monday a team from the WHO visited the province […].....»»

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Cotabato’s HIV/AIDS program may get WHO recognition

GENERAL SANTOS CITY (MindaNews/18 February) – The World Health Organization (WHO) is eyeing South Cotabato province’s initiatives on the Human Immunodeficiency Virus and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) as model for local government interventions. Dr. Rogelio Aturdido Jr., chief of the Integrated Provincial Health Office, said Monday a team from the WHO visited the province […].....»»

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Condom stations in schools aim to raise HIV awareness

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE Department of Health-Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD)-6 is hoping to increase awareness on Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) with the establishment of “condom stations” in city schools. DOH-6 HIV/AIDS Program Coordinator Adrian Hort Ramos said that condom stations in city schools will help them reach the target age group […] The post Condom stations in schools aim to raise HIV awareness appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsFeb 16th, 2019Related News

HIV-AIDS victims getting younger

A lawmaker yesterday used the occasion of Valentine’s Day to warn the public, especially the youth, to be aware of the consequences brought about by the Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and the Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), citing recent statistics of the diseases’ further spread as “deeply disturbing.” Deputy Majority Leader Ron Salo said Valentine’s […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 15th, 2019Related News

Pregnant moms, minors get HIV

Four pregnant mothers in their 20s and 52 adolescents are among the 877 people infected with human immuno-deficiency virus (HIV) that causes acquired immune deficiency syndrome or AIDS last December. Philippine HIV-AIDS Policy Act principal author Rep. Ron P. Salo made the revelation citing the latest official Department of Health figures. “All the adolescents found […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsFeb 14th, 2019Related News

DOH-6 searches for 714 missing HIV cases

By: Emme Rose Santiagudo THE Department of Health-Center for Health Development (DOH-CHD)-6 is tracing the 714 missing cases or persons with Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (AIDS) in Western Visayas as of November 2018. According to DOH-6 HIV/AIDS Program Coordinator Adrian Hort Ramos, DOH Regional Director Marlyn Convocar ordered them to find the missing persons. “Ang mandate sang director […] The post DOH-6 searches for 714 missing HIV cases appeared first on The Daily Guardian......»»

Source: Thedailyguardian ThedailyguardianCategory: NewsFeb 13th, 2019Related News

CVMC Opens 4 New Centers

Health Secretary Francisco Duque III on Thursday led the inauguration of the newly-constructed centers at the Cagayan Valley Medical Center (CVMC), namel the Cancer Center, Department of Behavioral Medicine, Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) Center and Malasakit Center. Duque expressed his appreciation to the continued developments of the government-run tertiary hospital in region 2. […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsFeb 11th, 2019Related News

DOH-7 Lauds New HIV/AIDS Policy

The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 7 lauded Pres. Rodrigo Duterte’s move to sign a new law strengthening the prevention and treatment of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and removes barriers to its related services. According to Dr. Philip Van Baton, Medical Officer III from DOH-7 Center for Health […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJan 29th, 2019Related News

DOH-7 Lauds New HIV/AIDS Policy

The Department of Health (DOH) in Region 7 lauded Pres. Rodrigo Duterte’s move to sign a new law strengthening the prevention and treatment of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS) and removes barriers to its related services. According to Dr. Philip Van Baton, Medical Officer III from DOH-7 Center for Health […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsJan 28th, 2019Related News

WHO lauds new HIV/AIDS law

The World Health Organization (WHO) on Friday lauded the new law that seeks to strengthen the Philippine government’s response to the growing number of Human Immunodeficiency Virus-Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV-AIDS) cases in the country, This, after Malacañang announced on Wednesday that President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law the Philippine HIV and AIDS Policy […].....»»

Source: Tribune TribuneCategory: NewsJan 11th, 2019Related News

WHO Philippines lauds passage of new law on HIV, AIDS

The new law on Human Immunodeficiency Virus infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome would reverse the course of rising epidemic in the country, the World Health Organization Philippines said......»»

Source: Philstar PhilstarCategory: NewsJan 11th, 2019Related News

Duterte signs AIDS law

President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a bill that seeks to reform the country’s 20-year-old legal framework on addressing Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS)….READ The post Duterte signs AIDS law appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: Jan 10th, 2019Related News

Duterte signs law strengthening HIV, AIDS health services

MANILA, Philippines (UPDATED) – President Rodrigo Duterte has signed into law a new policy that makes health services for HIV/AIDs (Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome) more accessible to Filipinos. Duterte signed the Philippine HIV and AIDS Policy Act of 2018 on December 20, ........»»

Source: Rappler RapplerCategory: NewsJan 9th, 2019Related News

Duterte signs HIV-AIDS law, says Go

PRESIDENT Rodrigo Duterte signed into law a bill which seeks to reform the country’s 20-year-old legal framework on addressing Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection and Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS), according…READ The post Duterte signs HIV-AIDS law, says Go appeared first on The Manila Times Online......»»

Source: Manilatimes ManilatimesCategory: Jan 9th, 2019Related News

Down Syndrome competitor to make Dakar Rally history | The Manila Times Online

LIMA: Lucas Barron will make history on Sunday when he lines up on the Dakar 2019 starting line in Peru, becoming the first person with Down Syndrome to take partREAD The post Down Syndrome competitor.....»»

Source: Manilanews ManilanewsCategory: NewsJan 4th, 2019Related News

Down Syndrome driver makes Dakar Rally history

Down Syndrome driver makes Dakar Rally history.....»»

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S. Korea reports 2 suspected cases of MERS | Inquirer News

SEOUL --- A South Korean couple has been put in quarantine after showing signs of Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS), officials said Sunday. The couple began showing symptoms of MERS, including c.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsDec 24th, 2018Related News

CRMC strengthens fight against HIV/AIDS

COTABATO CITY, Dec. 20 (PIA) -The Cotabato Regional and Medical Center (CRMC) through its Human Immunodeficiency Virus/Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome (HIV/AIDS) Core Team (HACT) Office is stren.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsDec 20th, 2018Related News

Capitol Marks World Aids Day with Awareness Advocacy, Candle Lighting

Raising awareness about human immunodeficiency virus/acquired immunodeficiency syndrome (HIV/Aids) and remembering those who lost their lives to the condition highlighted the “Beat HIV/AIDS: Know Your Status” program held at the Capitol last Monday, Dec. 3. The activity was organized by the Provincial Youth Commission (PYC), in partnership with the Provincial Health Office (PHO) and the […].....»»

Source: Metrocebu MetrocebuCategory: NewsDec 17th, 2018Related News

Longest Christmas in the World - Claire Delfin Media

Magkaka-LSS o Last Song Syndrome ka na naman sa pamosong kanta ni Jose Mari Chan na Christmas in our Hearts. Parang sirang plaka na naman yang ipe-play sa mga paborito mong radio station. Huwag nang m.....»»

Source: Philippinetimes PhilippinetimesCategory: NewsDec 17th, 2018Related News