Increased rainfall recently with standing water becoming the perfect breeding areas for the mosquito has caused dengue cases to increase in Cotabato City, health officials note. Currently, the City Epidemiology...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In a follow-up on the dengue fever situation in Zamboanga City, in the southern Philippines, the City Health Office (CHO) reports a total of 866 cases of dengue with 11 deaths since...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Health officials in Northern Mindanao (DOH-10) have reported a significant increase in human rabies deaths in 2021. According to authorities, 18 rabies deaths were reported last year...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Recent data from the Bacolod City Epidemiological Surveillance Unit (BCESU) suggested a 4.2 percent increase in Dengue cases this month compared to the same period last year, the...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Zamboanga City Health Office is reporting a continuing increase in the number of dengue fever cases so far in 2022. According to city health officer, Dr. Dulce Amor Miravite,...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Capiz Epidemiological Surveillance and Response Unit (CESRU) of the Provincial Health Office reports 60 cases of Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) through Friday, according...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 Just a month and a half after the World Organization for Animal Health (OIE) declared the Philippines free of the last remaining A(H5N6) strain of the Avian Influenza as of January...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Local Government Unit of Ormoc City is now free of African Swine Fever (ASF). This was formally declared on February 18, 2022 by the Local Chief Executive, Honorable Richard I....

NewsDesk @bactiman63 In the the City of Mati in Davao Oriental province in the southern Philippines, city health officials issued a dengue fever advisory due to an increase in the mosquito-borne viral...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The final dengue fever numbers for 2021 have been released by the Philippines Department of Health and the number of total cases were 12 percent lower than what was reported in 2020. From...