Cooking, poster making contests highlight nutrition month culmination program

Sat Jul 29, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez and Karl Mike Tabingo
KORONADAL CITY -- A cooking team from the Department of Health in Region 12, a representative from Department of Agriculture 12 and Barangay Nutrition Scholars from South Cotabato bested other..

Under Kidapawan rehab program, druggies now live normal, happy lives

Fri Jul 21, 2017  •  0
by: Williamor Magbanua
KIDAPAWAN CITY — A post-drug dependent program of the local government here has tremendously changed the lives of drug personalities who voluntarily yielded last year, admitted drug addiction and..

Maguindanao local execs to fight malnutrition in barrios

Fri Jul 7, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
MAGUINDANAO --- Besides fighting violent religious extremism, mayors will also counter now malnutrition, a problem outcast militants have lately been using as propaganda bait to attract the youth in..

NNC trains stakeholders on nutrition during emergencies

Tue Jul 4, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
GEN. SANTOS CITY – Nutrition stakeholders and disaster officials in Region 12 are now equipped with knowledge and understanding on nutrition during emergencies.   And local government units..

DOH: Drink plenty of water to beat the summer heat, learn first aid for heatstroke

Fri Apr 21, 2017  •  0
by: PNA
MANILA-- As temperatures rise to feverish levels, the Department of Health (DOH) has called on the public to hydrate themselves regularly to guard against heatstroke and dehydration."Dahil mainit ang..

DOH-ARMM's assistant secretary to represent PH in U.S.-sponsored professional exchange program

Thu Mar 16, 2017  •  0
by: BPI
COTABATO CITY – A Health department official of the Autonomous Region in Muslim Mindanao (ARMM) will represent the country in a global health initiative sponsored by the U.S. State..

Cotabato City health office honors 'frontliners'

Thu Mar 16, 2017  •  0
by: Jehann Christie S. Andal/NDU BA-Comm
COTABATO CITY -- The Cotabato City Office on Health Services has recognized the agency’s nurses and midwives who worked hard and gave their best to their work last 2016.   The awards were..

South Cotabato man died after trying to enlarge his penis

Sat Mar 4, 2017  •  0
by: Radyo Bida Koronadal
KORONADAL CITY – A 22-year-old teen dreaming of enlarging his penis through injection ended up dead believed to be due to tetanus, Radyo Bida Koronadal reported today. The boy, named only as..

PhilHealth launches new benefits, services and tie-ups

Sun Feb 26, 2017  •  0
by: Hanah G. Naanep, PRO-III
MANILA - “PhilHealth as a government owned and controlled corporation mandated to administer the new Medicare Program continue to innovate in response to its members’ needs." With this statement,..

ARMM-funded water facilities boost regional health thrusts

Sun Jan 15, 2017  •  0
by: John Unson
COTABATO CITY  – The government’s campaign against water-borne diseases is now easier to pursue in many Moro areas with newly-built facilities now supplying clean drinking water to thousands..