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Posts Tagged ‘Food and Drug Administration’

Sacked FDA chief Puno denies corruption allegations

Posted on Friday, 17 May 2019 03:38 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – Former Food and Drug Administration (FDA) Director General Nela Charade Puno on Friday (May 17) denied accusations she is involved in graft and corruption. Puno made the...

FDA warns against purchase, consumption of unregistered turmeric, ginger powder

Posted on Tuesday, 12 March 2019 04:44 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) warns the public against consumption of food products that were not registered and were not issued with proper authorization by the...

Duterte orders arrest of makers, sellers of fake drugs

Posted on Thursday, 29 March 2018 02:52 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The manufacture and selling of fake medicines spell economic sabotage and risk to the health of the public. President Rodrigo Duterte has directed the Philippine National Police...

Health experts still question Dengvaxia-mass vaccination

Posted on Wednesday, 7 February 2018 02:07 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The Senate Blue Ribbon Committee once again questioned the process of procurement of the controversial Dengvaxia vaccines. For Senate Blue Ribbon Committee chairman, Senator Richard Gordon, there...

WHO clarifies it did not recommend Dengvaxia to any country

Posted on Thursday, 7 December 2017 02:58 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – The World Health Organization (WHO) is aware of the concerns of Filipinos, especially mothers, whose children have received dengue vaccination. In a statement released by world agency...

Health reform advocate Dr. Anthony Leachon speaks of alleged anomaly in the administration of Dengvaxia

Posted on Thursday, 7 December 2017 12:16 PM | No Comments
  MANILA, Philippines — In an interview on the program Get It Straight with Daniel Razon Wednesday, health reform advocate Dr. Anthony Leachon revealed the alleged anomaly in the processing...