DOH: Measles cases increased by 186%

The Department of Health has recorded an increase of 186 percent in measles cases in the country last year......»»

Category: newsSource: philstar philstarJan 24th, 2023

Poe calls for proactive policies for arrivals from China

A senator is urging the country to implement "proactive policies" for tourists traveling from China as COVID-19 cases there increased right after it abruptly laxed mobility restrictions......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsJan 3rd, 2023

Leptospirosis cases, deaths up in Western Visayas

Cases of leptospirosis and related deaths have increased in Western Visayas this year, according to the Department of Health regional office......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 16th, 2022

DOH: Measles cases continue to increase  

Measles cases nationwide have continued to rise, according to the Department of Health......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 8th, 2022

NCR COVID-19 cases up by 56% – OCTA

The number of new COVID-19 cases in the National Capital Region (NCR) has increased by 56 percent over the past week, according to the OCTA Research group......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsDec 2nd, 2022

Measles cases up nearly 200%

The Department of Health yesterday reported an increase in the number of measles cases nationwide by almost 200 percent......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 8th, 2022

Negros Occidental cholera cases up 100%

Cholera cases in Negros Occidental increased by 100 percent in the past two weeks......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsNov 5th, 2022

All regions at high risk for measles outbreak

All regions in the country are at high risk for the outbreak of measles, according to the Department of Health. DOH Epidemiology Bureau director Dr. Alethea de Guzman issued the warning, citing the low vaccination coverage and detection of measles cases nationwide......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 14th, 2022

5 regions surpass measles epidemic threshold

Five regions in the country have exceeded the measles epidemic threshold as cases almost quadrupled compared to last year, the Department of Health reported yesterday......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 6th, 2022

DOH: Measles, rubella cases 153% higher than 2021

The number of measles and rubella infections this year was 153% higher than the 178 cases recorded during the same period in 2021......»»

Category: newsSource:  philstarRelated NewsOct 5th, 2022

Crime wave?

Context is the most difficult thing to provide when a gut issue is being discussed. The Philippine National Police tried. PNP spokesperson Jean Fajardo said thefts have increased by 8.42 percent and robbery by 0.49 percent, but contextualized things in this way: “We were expecting an uptick in these cases because we have eased out […] The post Crime wave? appeared first on Cebu Daily News......»»

Category: newsSource:  inquirerRelated NewsAug 31st, 2022

Bacolod City boosts anti-dengue response as cases up by 232%

BACOLOD CITY - The city government here has put up dengue fast lanes as part of its intensified campaign as cases increased by 232 percent as of the first week of August, data from the City Health Office (CHO) on Friday showed.From January 1 to August 6, Bacolod has logged 565 cases, includi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsAug 12th, 2022

Zambo City s active Covid-19 cases rise to 78

ZAMBOANGA CITY - The number of active cases of the coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) here has increased to 78 as of Friday, the City Health Office (CHO) reported.In a statement, the CHO said the number rose by 14 cases from 64 on Monday.The office did not elaborate on the factors.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2022

Covid variants, non-compliance with protocols hike cases

ILOILO CITY - The presence of the highly contagious coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) variants, lax observance of the minimum health standards, and increased interaction of people due to more relaxed restrictions led to the increased risk of transmission in Western Visayas, a regional health offi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 22nd, 2022

CDO villages urged to heighten measures vs. dengue

CAGAYAN DE ORO CITY-The City Health Office (CHO) urged on Monday barangay governments to activate anew anti-dengue protocols as cases have increased in the past seven months.Dr. Teodulfo Joselito Retuya Jr., CHO's resident epidemiologist, said local barangay units need to hold extensive cle.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 18th, 2022

Philippines logs 2,578 new COVID-19 cases

MANILA, July 16 (Xinhua) -- The Philippines' Department of Health (DOH) reported 2,578 new COVID-19 infections on Saturday, bringing the total number of confirmed cases in the Southeast Asian country to 3,730,545. The death toll remained unchanged at 60,641 as the ministry reported no new deaths from the pandemic on Saturday. Meanwhile, the ministry said the number of active cases has increased to 18,990,.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJul 17th, 2022

Increased mobility causes dengue cases to rise: DOH

MANILA - Increased mobility is one of the causes seen to have contributed to higher dengue cases this year compared to 2021, a health official said Friday.In a Viber message to reporters, Health Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said there were low cases of dengue in the past two years o.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 17th, 2022

NCR Covid-19 cases increasing but still under low risk

MANILA - Coronavirus disease 2019 (Covid-19) cases in Metro Manila have increased but it is still under low risk case classification and will remain at Alert Level 1.In a virtual press briefing Wednesday, Department of Health (DOH) Undersecretary Maria Rosario Vergeire said an area will be e.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 15th, 2022

Fogging vs. dengue in Dagupan City only when necessary

DAGUPAN CITY - Fogging or misting in communities here will be implemented only if increased dengue cases were observed.The City Health Office (CHO) said Friday indiscriminate fogging is prohibited and will be conducted only in villages with a high number of cases.CHO officer Dr. Dalvi.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2022

NCR hospitals see increase in non-Covid-19 cases

MANILA - Hospital admissions of non-coronavirus cases have increased in the National Capital Region (NCR), the National Patient Navigation and Referral Center (NPNRC) said Friday.NPNRC, formerly known as One Hospital Command, refers Covid-19 and non-Covid-19 patients to their local hospitals.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsJun 10th, 2022

Some US universities, schools reimpose indoor mask mandates

NEW YORK - As coronavirus cases have increased across the United States, some universities and public school systems have reimposed indoor mask mandates on their campuses, a sign that while the academic year may be coming to a close, the pandemic is still not, The New York Times reported on Wednesd.....»»

Category: newsSource:  manilanewsRelated NewsMay 28th, 2022