NewsDesk @bactiman63 Earlier this week, health officials with the Tacloban City Health Office reported some 192 hospitalizations due to cholera, including four fatalities. City health officer Danilo Ecarma...

NewsDesk @bactiman63 The Department of Agriculture Eastern Visayas reports African swine fever (ASF) has now affected 42 towns and cities in Eastern Visayas this week, raising concern that the animal...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews After reporting more than 400,000 dengue fever cases in 2019, Philippines health officials are reporting a significant decrease in cases during the first half of this...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Health officials in the Eastern Visayas region (Region 8) of the Philippines are reporting a three-fold increase in dengue fever cases this year compared to 2018. For...

By NewsDesk  @infectiousdiseasenews Officials in the Eastern Visayas (Samar, Leyte and Biliran) report a consistent increase in the number of dengue victims in the region. More than 6300 dengue cases...

By NewsDesk  @bactiman63 Eastern Visayas Officials with the Department of Health in the Eastern Visayas (Region 8), which encompasses Samar, Leyte and Biliran, are reporting an 86 percent increase in...

Philippines health officials are expected to announce the laboratory results of the yet unknown etiologie(s) at a press conference later today. The outbreak of diarrhea has affected some 3500 people in...

In a follow-up to reports on the diarrhea outbreak that has struck parts of the Eastern Visayas, particularly Samar province, DOH Regional Director Minerva Molon says the death toll has reached 44 as...