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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...

DOH claims PAO still not cooperating on Dengvaxia controversy

Posted on Wednesday, 4 April 2018 10:22 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) is yet to open its door to the Department of Health (DOH) regarding the Dengvaxia controversy. Although PAO has already expressed willingness to...

Health chief warns hospitals over Dengvaxia case refusal

Posted on Thursday, 15 March 2018 09:30 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Hospitals will face cancellation of PhilHealth accreditations and licenses if proven to have rejected emergency cases especially those Dengvaxia-related concerns. This is a warning made by Health Secretary...

FDA: Sanofi Pasteur did not disclose negative effects of Dengvaxia if administered prior to dengue infection

Posted on Tuesday, 27 February 2018 01:28 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) said that the French pharmaceutical company, Sanofi Pasteur did not initially disclose the negative effects of Dengvaxia vaccine on people who have...

400 children who received Dengvaxia injection, tested positive of dengue

Posted on Saturday, 27 January 2018 07:44 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Based on the figures released by the Department of Health (DOH) on Thursday, 725 children had been hospitalized due to the adverse effects of the anti-dengue vaccine...

PNP closely monitors condition of 14,000 cops administered with Dengvaxia

Posted on Friday, 15 December 2017 01:42 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Philippine National Police (PNP) Health Service is monitoring the 14,000 cops nationwide who received Dengvaxia. PNP General Hospital Director Reimund Sales said that none of the...