vaccine

AstraZeneca is the top pick among LGUs. Here’s what they might have considered

When it comes to choosing vaccines, LGUs have to consider these factors

90-yo woman and man named William Shakespeare get first Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine shots in UK

Not all hope is lost in 2020. Today, the United Kingdom started mass inoculating its…

No, Duterte is not joking. He stands by using gasoline as disinfectant in the absence of alcohol

Remember when President Rodrigo Duterte said “Kung wala kayo [alcohol]—if you want to disinfect, maghanap…

Philippine Red Cross to start mass testing for COVID-19 in QC next week
LGUs are stepping up (again)—Cavite to launch the country’s ‘biggest’ COVID-19 testing facility soon

Cavite governor Jonvic Remulla shared in a Facebook post on Thursday morning, July 30, their…

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DOH advises travelers for polio vaccination certificate when going abroad

After 19 years, the poliovirus that was supposedly extinct, has re-emerged in the country. An…

Don’t panic: More cases of Diphtheria across regions in PH

Amid the scare over polio, fear once again emerged over a disease that came about…

Make sure your pets are vaccinated annually, especially during summer

If more and more Filipinos continue to reject vaccines, measles will not be the only…

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We’re seeing an epidemic of measles—a “completely avoidable” disease

Measles is becoming a worldwide epidemic. It’s rising in the US—by the end of January…

How often should you get your flu shots? Yearly, studies say

Coinciding with the peak of the flu season is the Philippine Atmospheric Geophysical and Astronomical…

A cholesterol-lowering vaccine will be available soon

A cholesterol-lowering vaccine is being developed in Paris, France and is said to have worked…