Posts Tagged World Health Organization (WHO)

WHO studies long-term effect of COVID-19

Marje Pelayo   •   January 27, 2021

The World Health Organization (WHO) has found evidence of lingering symptoms in COVID-19 patients who have recovered from the disease. The agency calls it “long COVID” – a condition where...

No need for testing, quarantine for Pinoys from countries with low COVID-19 cases — DOH

UNTV News   •   October 20, 2020

Filipinos returning from countries with low coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases no longer need to undergo quarantine and testing, according to the Department of Health (DOH). DOH Spokesperson Usec. Maria Rosario...

WHO calls on parents to protect children from pneumonia

Marje Pelayo   •   November 13, 2019

MANILA, Philippines — The World Health Organization (WHO) reminds parents to look after little children especially given that the cold season is here. In line with the World Pneumonia Day...

Global measles cases three times higher than last year – WHO

UNTV News   •   August 29, 2019

The world is backsliding in the fight against measles, which can disable or kill, especially children, with a record number of cases recorded up to August only since 2006 and...

WHO warns: Dengue to likely increase in rainy season; calls for action

Maris Federez   •   June 13, 2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) has issued a warning on the alarming increase of dengue cases in some parts of Asia. In an advisory released on Wednesday (June12), the WHO...

FDA warns public against adulterated cosmetic products

Maris Federez   •   June 6, 2019

The Food and Drug Administration has issued a health warning to inform the public of the report of the ASEAN Post-Marketing Alert System (PMAS) on several cosmetic products. The FDA...

1 in 7 babies worldwide born with low birthweight—Global study

Aileen Cerrudo   •   May 17, 2019

One in 7 babies around the world is born with a low birthweight according to a global study. That translates to around 15% or 20 million babies worldwide. Babies born...

WHO lauds PH for passing child restraint law

Robie de Guzman   •   March 13, 2019

The World Health Organization (WHO) has lauded the Philippines for passing the Child Safety in Motor Vehicles Act or Republic Act 11229. WHO said in a statement on Wednesday (March...

DOH calls for depression awareness to help save lives

Marje Pelayo   •   June 14, 2018

  MANILA, Philippines – Filipinos should extend support to their friends and loved ones with suicidal tendencies and avoid trivializing mental disorders. According to the Department of Health (DOH,) suicide...

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