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Over a million Pakistani children missed vaccinations amid fake scare against polio vaccine

Posted on Friday, 3 May 2019 07:23 PM | No Comments
A Federal government campaign to vaccinate more than 40 million children under five against polio in Pakistan has been suspended following a series of attacks on workers and police over...

Rabies vaccine in short supply—DOH

Posted on Thursday, 7 March 2019 07:41 PM | No Comments
“Kinuskos ko ng bawang [ang sugat] (I just rubbed garlic on her wound),” Rose Ann Condeno said while cradling her daughter in her arms. Her daughter was recently clawed by...

Duterte urges the public to get vaccinated

Posted on Wednesday, 30 January 2019 09:06 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines – President Rodrigo Duterte urged parents to avail of the government’s free vaccination program for their children. The Chief Executive noted a decline in number of parents availing...

DOH to conduct house-to-house immunization

Posted on Thursday, 1 March 2018 10:49 PM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines —The Department of Health (DOH) will conduct a house to house immunization to help the public understand the importance of vaccination. The DOH admitted that the Dengvaxia controversy...

Adults urged to get vaccinated

Posted on Wednesday, 8 February 2017 08:35 AM | No Comments
(Reuters Health) – Too many U.S. adults are not getting vaccinated, putting themselves and others at risk, immunization experts say. According to the latest available data, about 44 percent of...

DOH prepares dengue vaccination for more than 1 million students in April

Posted on Friday, 12 February 2016 10:25 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — The Department of Health will start preparing all the necessary steps next month for the upcoming dengue vaccination that will be given to more than one million...