Solon hails FDA review of pre-workout, drinks | Manila Bulletin News

Reference: Luci-Atienza, C. (2018, June 5). Solon hails FDA review of pre-workout, drinks. Manila Bulletin. Retrieved June 5, 2018 from https://news.mb.com.ph/2018/06/05/solon-hails-fda-review-of-pre-workout-drinks/ Solon hails FDA review of pre-workout, drinks Published June 5, 2018, 3:05 PM By Charissa Luci-Atienza Leyte Rep. Henry Ong hailed today the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) for directing the immediate review of … Continue reading

House panel chair clears Benigno Aquino III in Dengvaxia mess | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Diaz, J. (2018, February 28). House panel chair clears Benigno Aquino III in Dengvaxia mess. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 28, 2018 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2018/02/28/1792096/house-panel-chair-clears-benigno-aquino-iii-dengvaxia-mess House panel chair clears Benigno Aquino III in Dengvaxia mess Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) – February 28, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The chairman of the House committee on … Continue reading

Ex-President Aquino says he was unaware of Dengvaxia risks in 2015 | Inquirer News

Reference: Nonato, V. (2018, February 27). Ex-President Aquino says he was unaware of Dengvaxia risks in 2015. Inquirer.net. Retrieved February 27, 2018 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/971574/ex-president-aquino-says-he-was-unaware-of-dengvaxia-risks-in-2015 Ex-President Aquino says he was unaware of Dengvaxia risks in 2015 By: Vince F. Nonato – Reporter / @VinceNonatoINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:24 AM February 27, 2018 Former President Benigno … Continue reading

2 FDA execs relieved over Dengvaxia mess | Headlines | The Philippine Star

Reference: Crisostomo, S. (2018, February 22). 2 FDA execs relieved over Dengvaxia mess. The Philippine Star. Retrieved February 22, 2018 from https://beta.philstar.com/headlines/2018/02/22/1790261/2-fda-execs-relieved-over-dengvaxia-mess 2 FDA execs relieved over Dengvaxia mess Sheila Crisostomo (The Philippine Star) – February 22, 2018 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — Health Secretary Francisco Duque III has relieved two officials of the Food … Continue reading

Gordon: Dengvaxia scam trail known | Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor

Reference: Rosales, A. (2018, February 05). Gordon: Dengvaxia scam trail known. Daily Tribune – Without Fear or Favor. Retrieved February 05, 2018 from http://www.tribune.net.ph/headlines/gordon-dengvaxia-scam-trail-known Gordon: Dengvaxia scam trail known Written by  Angie M. Rosales – Monday, 05 February 2018 SOME IN DOH WITHHELD DOCUMENTS  A paper trail that will prove undue haste in the acquisition … Continue reading

Excise tax on sweetened beverages: Sweet beginning or bitter end? | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Flores, M. A. (2017, December 11). Excise tax on sweetened beverages: Sweet beginning or bitter end?. The Manila Times. Retrieved December 11, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/excise-tax-sweetened-beverages-sweet-beginning-bitter-end/367918/ Excise tax on sweetened beverages: Sweet beginning or bitter end? | The Manila Times Online BY MARY ANN FLORES ON DECEMBER 11, 2017 It is our favorite time of … Continue reading

Govt task force to monitor vaccinated children | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Hernandez, K. H. (2017, December 9). Govt task force to monitor vaccinated children. The Manila Times. Retrieved December 11, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/govt-task-force-monitor-vaccinated-children/367562/ Govt task force to monitor vaccinated children | The Manila Times Online BY KENNETH HARE HERNANDEZ ON DECEMBER 9, 2017 The Department of Health (DoH) has created a task force to monitor … Continue reading

SC makes TRO on contraceptives permanent | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Punay, E. (2017, September 04). SC makes TRO on contraceptives permanent. The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 4, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/04/1735679/sc-makes-tro-contraceptives-permanent SC makes TRO on contraceptives permanent By Edu Punay (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 4, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines – The Supreme Court (SC) has made permanent its order restraining the distribution … Continue reading

SC issues permanent order vs contraceptive implants | Inquirer News

Reference: Ramos, M. (2017, September 04). SC issues permanent order vs contraceptive implants. Inquirer.net. Retrieved September 09, 2017 from http://newsinfo.inquirer.net/927716/sc-issues-permanent-order-vs-contraceptive-implants SC issues permanent order vs contraceptive implants By: Marlon Ramos – Reporter / @MRamosINQ Philippine Daily Inquirer / 07:25 AM September 04, 2017 The Supreme Court has made final its order barring the government from … Continue reading

Lift TRO on reproductive health law | The Manila Times Online

Reference: Panti, L. T. (2017, July 25). Lift TRO on reproductive health law. The Manila Times. Retrieved July 25, 2017 from http://www.manilatimes.net/lift-tro-on-reproductive-health-law/340457/ Lift TRO on reproductive health law | The Manila Times Online BY LLANESCA T. PANTI, TMT ON JULY 25, 2017 President Rodrigo Duterte has called on the Supreme Court to lift the temporary … Continue reading

DoH may also ban vapes, e-cigarettes under EO No. 25 – Manila Standard

Reference: Bencito, J. P. & Tuyay, F. (2017, June 3). DoH may also ban vapes, e-cigarettes under EO No. 25. manilastandard.net. Retrieved June 5, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/238332/doh-may-also-ban-vapes-e-cigarettes-under-eo-no-25.html DoH may also ban vapes, e-cigarettes under EO No. 25 posted June 03, 2017 at 12:01 am by Macon Ramos-Araneta Following an advisory from the Food and Drug … Continue reading

Drug lord’s killing reduces menace | The Manila Times Online

Drug lord’s killing reduces menace | The Manila Times Online June 27, 2016 10:59 pm by Nelson S. Badilla Source: Badilla, N. (2016, June 27). Drug lord’s killing reduces menace. The Manila Times. Retrieved June 28, 2016 from http://www.manilatimes.net/drug-lords-killing-reduces-menace/270355/ The killing of Edres Domato will substantially reduce the drug trade in five cities in Metro … Continue reading

DOH gears up for RH law implementation

DOH gears up for RH law implementation By Mayen Jaymalin (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 22, 2014 – 12:00am Retrieved from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2014/09/22/1371805/doh-gears-rh-law-implementation MANILA, Philippines – The Department of Health (DOH) will start distributing free artificial contraceptives by the end of November in preparation for the implementation of the Reproductive Health (RH) law, Health Undersecretary … Continue reading

2 more milk tea shops close in Manila | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines

2 more milk tea shops close in Manila | Manila Bulletin | Latest Breaking News | News Philippines. Source: http://www.mb.com.ph/2-more-milk-tea-shops-close-in-manila/ retrieved on April 15, 2015 from Manila Bulletin website by Jenny F. Manongdo April 14, 2015 Following the milk tea scare, two more milk tea shops near España Boulevard were ordered closed by the Manila … Continue reading

E-cigarettes not really that safe, says NVAP | Malaya Business Insight

E-cigarettes not really that safe, says NVAP | Malaya Business Insight. Source: http://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/e-cigarettes-not-really-safe-says-nvap retrieved on March 4, 2015 from Malaya Business Insight website By ANGELA LOPEZ DE LEON on March 02, 2015 GRAPHIC health warnings (GHWs) prominently displayed in cigarette packs should also be displayed in electronic cigarettes to warn the public about similar health … Continue reading

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