DOH Vaccine Week Eyed by Health Dept This September

DOH Vaccine Week, Dr. Maria Rosario Vergeire

DOH VACCINE WEEK – The Department of Health is eyeing a special week for vaccination this end of September. The pandemic is nowhere near over as said by the World Health Organization (WHO). Amid the waning of the effects of the vaccines, the eligible individuals are encouraged to have their booster shots. In line with … Read more

Duterte on People Who’ll Die after Refusing COVID Vaccine – “Good riddance”

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte

Pres. Duterte Warns Anti-Vaxxers Anew DUTERTE – President Rodrigo Roa Duterte renewed his warning on anti-COVID vaccine individuals amid the COVID-19 pandemic. Almost half of the term of Pres. Rodrigo Roa Duterte as the country’s chief executive focused mainly on fighting the COVID-19 pandemic which started in 2020. The said pandemic rocked the healthcare system … Read more

Duterte Says Some Muslims in Mindanao Refuse to get Vaccinated

President Rodrigo Roa Duterte

Pres. Duterte Speaks on COVID-19 Vaccination in Mindanao DUTERTE – Philippine President Rodrigo Roa Duterte claimed that some Muslims in Mindanao refuse to get vaccinated against the COVID-19. The Philippine government is boosting the vaccination efforts to give the COVID-19 pandemic a more intensified fight amid the recent surge in the cases and the threat … Read more

Pfizer Gets FDA’s Go Signal for Children Aged 5-11

Pfizer

FDA Oks Pfizer for Children 5-11 Years Old PFIZER – The COVID-19 vaccine got the approval of the Food and Drugs Administration (FDA) for children aged 5-11. Amid the threats of a new variant of COVID-19 now, the Omicron variant, many countries are boosting their vaccination programs. One of these is the Philippines which recently … Read more

Vaccinated Cebu City Residents May Win House and Lot, Brand New Car

Jackson Memorial Hospital Administers Some Of The Country's First Covid-19 Vaccination Shots

LGU Gives Vaccinated Cebu City Residents Raffle Prizes VACCINATED CEBU CITY – The residents in Cebu City who have received their COVID-19 vaccine may win a house and lot or a brand new car. The Philippines has yet to achieve herd immunity or population protection against COVID-19 thus the government and the health authorities continue … Read more

CSC Says Gov’t Employees Experiencing Vaccine Side Effect may file leave

CSC

CSC Speaks on Allowable Absences for Gov’t Employees over COVID-19 Vaccination CSC – The Civil Service Commission said that government employees who experience side effects of the COVID-19 may file a leave from work. The Philippines is still amidst a tough fight against the COVID-19 pandemic now. According to the Department of Health (DOH), it … Read more

Duterte’s Spokesman Speaks on COVID-19 Booster Shot for President

Pres. Rodrigo Roa Duterte

Will Pres. Duterte receive a COVID-19 booster shot? DUTERTE – Acting presidential spokesman Karlo Nograles spoke on the COVID-19 booster shot for President Rodrigo Roa Duterte. The Philippines is still in the midst of a fight against the spread of COVID-19 which has mutated across the globe. There are now several variants of the virus … Read more

Authorities Arrested 6 Individuals for Selling Fake Vax-Card in Manila

6 Individuals Arrested by Authorities for Allegedly Selling Fake Vax-Card in Manila Six (6) individuals who were accused of allegedly selling fake vaccination cards (vax-card) in Manila were arrested by the authorities. Six people were arrested after Northern Police District (NPD) District Special Operation Unit (DSOU) personnel raided an enterprise in C.M. that was allegedly … Read more

Man in Zamboanga Allegedly Got Injected Twice in Just 1 Day

Man Allegedly Got Injected with Vaccine Twice in Just 1 Day in Zamboanga ZAMBOANGA CITY – A man allegedly got injected twice with the vaccine for coronavirus disease (COVID-19) due to confusion. Due to the miscommunication, a citizen of the city was allegedly injected with two COVID-19 vaccines, according to the City Health Office. The … Read more