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DOH releases P10M for Davao blast victims

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DAVAO BLAST MEMORIAL. The Philippine flag is draped over flowers for victims of the Davao City bombing at the blast site on September 3, 2016. Photo courtesy of Saim Iluis

Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial reveals her department’s plans for victims of other acts of terrorism and conflict

MANILA, Philippines (Sept. 6, 2016) — Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial revealed on Tuesday, September 6, that her department has released P10 million for the hospitalization of the victims of the Davao City blast.  Continue reading DOH releases P10M for Davao blast victims

What DOH is doing to deal with Zika, other public health threats

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The Department of Health says the agency’s P144-billion ($3.09 billion) proposed budget for 2017 provides for the prevention and detection of Zika virus and other public health threats

MANILA, Philippines (Sept. 6, 2016) — The Health Department’s P144-billion ($3.09 billion) proposed budget for 2017 provides for the prevention and detection of Zika virus and other public health threats.  Continue reading What DOH is doing to deal with Zika, other public health threats