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Posts Tagged ‘vaccines’

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...

Duque hits PAO: Stop ‘baseless’ claims that destroy public trust in DOH, vaccines

Posted on Friday, 1 February 2019 10:21 AM | No Comments
MANILA, Philippines — Health Secretary Francisco Duque III expressed dismay over Public Attorney’s Office (PAO) Chief Persida Acosta’s continuous attacks on the Department of Health (DOH) over the Dengvaxia controversy....

Brazilian scientists release immunized mosquitoes to combat dengue

Posted on Wednesday, 30 August 2017 04:41 PM | No Comments
Scientists from the government-backed Oswaldo Cruz Foundation in Brazil hopes to combat the spread of dengue in humans. Brazil’s Ministry of Health reported that the first quarter of 2017 saw...