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In a follow-up to the report on the recent imported case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in the Philippines, The Department of Health (DOH) report that the 36-year old foreigner is...

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On 6 July 2015, the IHR National Focal Point of the Philippines notified WHO of 1 laboratory-confirmed case of Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infection. Details of the case The...

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The Philippines is one of only a handful of countries that continue to see an increase in HIV cases and this past May, a whopping 748 cases were reported. This is the most cases reported on the archipelago...

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The Philippines Department of Health announced the confirmation of an imported Middle East Respiratory Syndrome Coronavirus (MERS-CoV) in a foreign national on July 4 prompting the mobilization of the...

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Dengue is a mosquito-borne viral disease that has rapidly spread in all regions of the globe. The actual numbers of dengue cases are underreported and many cases are misclassified. One recent estimate...

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In response to newly acquired  Middle East Respiratory Syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) infections among Filipinos living in Riyadh, the Philippines Embassy is reiterating its previous advisories to Filipinos,...

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Korean health officials reported (computer translated) the biggest one day increase in cases today with 23, which brings the country total to 87 since May 20. In addition, the sixth fatality was reported. According...

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The number of suspected and confirmed measles cases in the Philippines more than doubled during the past month, according to World Health Organization data. The number of cases for the first three months...

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Dengue fever cases have increased slightly in the Philippines during the first three months of 2015 as compared to the same period in 2014, according to the Philippines Department of Health. From Jan...

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In a follow-up to the report of two deaths linked to contaminated chilled milk tea, the Philippines Department of Health said in a statement Monday that in coordination with the Food and Drug Administration...