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The Department of Health (DOH) today introduced the Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) as part of the expanded program on immunization for children in ceremonies held in Paranaque City. The IPV (injected...

The Guangdong Provincial Centre for Disease Control and Prevention reported another 1,400 dengue fever cases on Sunday, bringing the outbreak total in the South China province to over 21,000. The 20...

At least one resident of Barangay Guadalupe has died as a result of typhoid fever, and some seven other have been hospitalized, according to Cebu City Health Department health chief Daisy Villa. This...

With dengue fever (DF) outbreaks occurring in neighboring areas around Hong Kong, the Centre for Health Protection (CHP) of the Department of Health (DH) is calling on the public to take necessary preventive...

A total of 1,215 new dengue fever cases were found in China’s Guangdong province Friday, authorities said Saturday. The total number of dengue fever cases in Guangdong has climbed to 18,866, including...

While some southeast Asian countries are reporting significantly less dengue fever cases in 2014 as compared to last year (Thailand and the Philippines), Malaysia has experienced the opposite as numbers...

A man from Jiuquan City, Gansu Province died Wednesday after contracting the serious bacterial infection, plague, according to a Xinhua report today. The fatality comes a few months after another man...

In a follow-up report on the measles mass vaccination campaign in the Philippines, Department of Health officials say they are extending the campaign until Oct. 10 in an effort to immunize children who...

The dengue fever outbreaks in south China and Taiwan are seeing record numbers in 2014. On Wednesday alone, local authorities in Guangdong Province reported 1,189 new dengue fever cases, bringing the...

Guangdong Province health authorities reported another 1,587 new cases of dengue fever on Monday, bringing the case count in the south China province to 13,449 cases, according to a Shanghai Daily report...