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DOH records 44,000 dengue cases, 167 deaths this year

Posted on Monday, 25 March 2019 12:08 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines —The Department of Health (DOH)-Epidemiology Bureau has recorded 44,566 dengue cases from January 1 to March 9 this year, with 167 deaths. This is almost half a...

Dengue cases in Zamboanga Peninsula up by 81%

Posted on Monday, 18 March 2019 12:51 PM | No Comments
Dengue cases in Zamboanga Peninsula rose to 81 percent, according to the Department of Health (DOH) 9. Cases had reached 1,743 from January 1 to March 7, 2019. Based on...

DOH: even a little water can serve as breeding ground for mosquitoes

Posted on Friday, 15 March 2019 04:34 PM | No Comments
The Department of Health (DOH) has raised concerns during the ongoing water shortage in Metro Manila and nearby areas especially with the increasing dengue cases in the country. The recent...

Dengue cases in PH surge by 21%

Posted on Wednesday, 24 October 2018 02:21 PM | No Comments
Dengue cases in the Philippines this year have increased by 21 percent. The Department of Health (DOH) Dengue Surveillance Division said that from January 1 to October 6, over 138,000...

PCMC to public over dengue death: ‘No outbreak’

Posted on Monday, 24 September 2018 05:13 PM | No Comments
QUEZON CITY, Philippines – The administration of the Philippine Children’s Medical Center has allayed public fears over an alleged outbreak of dengue in the facility following the death of a...

Dengue infects over 59,000, kills 69 in Thailand

Posted on Thursday, 20 September 2018 11:41 AM | No Comments
Thailand has seen over 59,000 patients infected with dengue fever, 69 of whom died from the disease, according to the figures given by the country’s health department in September. In...

100% increase in Dengue cases alarms Nueva Ecija

Posted on Wednesday, 8 August 2018 03:54 PM | No Comments
  NUEVA ECIJA, Philippines – A total of 1,538 cases of dengue infection was recorded in Nueva Ecija in the period of January to July of this year. The figure...

DOH warns of upsurge in dengue, leptospirosis infections amid nonstop rains

Posted on Thursday, 19 July 2018 01:35 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) sees spike in the number of dengue and leptospirosis cases following the series of downpours that caused flooding in some areas.  According...

Leyte town declares state of health emergency due to dengue

Posted on Wednesday, 18 July 2018 04:04 PM | No Comments
LEYTE Province, Philippines – A total of 40 in 92 barangays in Baybay City in Leyte are now affected with dengue infection. The city has currently recorded three deaths and...

Dengue infections on the rise in Cavite

Posted on Wednesday, 27 June 2018 02:57 PM | No Comments
  CAVITE, Philippines – Dengue cases in the province of Cavite have increased by 75%, according to the Cavite Provincial Health Office. From over 1,400 cases in the period of...