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..

Firecracker related injuries in Region 12 now at 33

Mon Jan 2, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
KORONADAL CITY -- The number of firecracker-related injuries in the SOCCKSARGEN region, as of January 2, rose to 33 as the Department of Health (DOH-12) continue to receive reports from various..

18 hurt by firecrackers in Region-12

Sun Jan 1, 2017  •  0
by: Edwin Fernandez
KORONADAL CITY – Eighteen persons were injured by firecrackers during the Christmas to New Year revelry last year, nine were from South Cotabato, the Department of Health (DOH-12) today..

Less budget for anti-drug drive, more for basic health services

Fri Dec 30, 2016  •  0
by: Malu Manar
KIDAPAWAN CITY  – Instead of allotting huge budget for anti-drug campaign, the city government here would be spending next year some P60 million, out of its P228.2 million budget, for speedy..

DOH: 12 persons hurt by firecrackers as of Dec. 30 in Region 12

Fri Dec 30, 2016  •  0
by: Edwin O. Fernandez
KORONADAL CITY -- The Department of Health in Region 12 has recorded 12 cases of firecracker related injuries as of December 30, health official today said.Jenny Ventura, focal person of DOH-12..