By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews A total of 68 cases of typhoid fever were recorded in CALABARZON (Cavite, Laguna, Batangas, Rizal, Quezon) region from January 1, 2021 to May 29, 2021 as the Department...

By Teddy Cambosa The Department of Health (DOH) of the Philippines has tallied a new spike in COVID-19 cases in the country, with 9,595 cases adding up today, according to the department’s latest health...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Philippines Department of Health (DOH) reported 2,058 new COVID-19 cases Saturday, bringing the country total to 498,691. The provinces of Cavite and Rizal recorded the...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Health officials in the Philippines are cautioning the public about a possible spike in coronavirus cases after the country experienced an onslaught of storms in recent week,...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 The Department of Health (DOH) reported 1,672 newly confirmed COVID-19 infections on Wednesday, bringing the country total to 401,416. Cavite topped the list of areas with new...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews The Philippines had eclipsed the 100,000 COVID-19 case mark over the weekend with a bulk of the latest cases reported in the Metro Manila area. In fact, record-high...

The Philippines Department of Health (DOH), with support from the World Health Organization (WHO) and United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), is resuming its Sabayang Patak Kontra Polio campaign...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews In a follow-up on the dengue epidemic in the Philippines,  the Department of Health (DOH) is reporting an additional 10,000 or so cases since our last report. From...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Dengue case count The Philippines Department of Health recorded an additional 20,000 dengue fever cases during the week ending August 10, bringing the country total...

Last Monday, Philippines Health Secretary Francisco T. Duque III declared a National Dengue Alert as the number continue to rise in many regions of the archipelago. On today’s news brief I look...