Congress urged to facilitate nurses’ pay hike | Philstar.com

Reference: Porcalla, D. (2019, October 21). Congress urged to facilitate nurses’ pay hike. Philstar. Retrieved October 22, 2019 from https://www.philstar.com/headlines/2019/10/21/1961960/congress-urged-facilitate-nurses-pay-hike Congress urged to facilitate nurses’ pay hike Delon Porcalla (The Philippine Star) – October 21, 2019 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The Senate and the House of Representatives should pass a joint resolution authorizing the … Continue reading

Medical marijuana bill refiled at House | Malaya Business Insight

Reference: Vigilia, W. & Nonato, V. (2019, July 02). Medical marijuana bill refiled at House. Malaya Business Insight. Retrieved July 02, 2019 from https://www.malaya.com.ph/business-news/news/medical-marijuana-bill-refiled-house Medical marijuana bill refiled at House BY Wendell Vigilia and Vince Nonato – July 02, 2019 THE bill seeking to legalize marijuana use for medicinal purposes was among the first measures filed at … Continue reading

Aquino: Sanofi Pasteur changed its tune – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Tolentino, M. R. L. (2018 February 27). Aquino: Sanofi Pasteur changed its tune. The Manila Times. Retrieved February 28, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/aquino-sanofi-pasteur-changed-tune/382974/ Aquino: Sanofi Pasteur changed its tune BY MA. REINA LEANNE TOLENTINO, TMT ON FEBRUARY 27, 2018 FORMER president Benigno Aquino 3rd said he would have stopped the mass anti-dengue vaccination program had … 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

Sanofi rules out full refund – The Manila Times Online

Reference: Hernandez, K. (2018, February 06). Sanofi rules out full refund. The Manila Times. Retrieved February 07, 2018 from http://www.manilatimes.net/sanofi-rules-full-refund/378415/ Sanofi rules out full refund BY KENNETH HARE HERNANDEZ ON FEBRUARY 6, 2018 Sanofi Pasteur on Monday said it will not fully refund the P3.5 billion the government paid for its anti-dengue vaccine, Dengvaxia, prompting … Continue reading

Panel okays medical use of marijuana – Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2017, September 27). Panel okays medical use of marijuana. manilastandard.net. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/top-stories/247940/panel-okays-medical-use-of-marijuana.html Panel okays medical use of marijuana posted September 27, 2017 at 12:01 am by Maricel Cruz THE House committee on health on Tuesday approved a bill legalizing the use of marijuana for medicinal purposes.

House panel endorses medical marijuana bill | Headlines, News, The Philippine Star | philstar.com

Reference: Diaz, J. (2017, September 27). House panel endorses medical marijuana bill. The Philippine Star. Retrieved September 27, 2017 from http://www.philstar.com/headlines/2017/09/27/1743116/house-panel-endorses-medical-marijuana-bill House panel endorses medical marijuana bill By Jess Diaz (The Philippine Star) | Updated September 27, 2017 – 12:00am MANILA, Philippines — The House of Representatives committee on health yesterday endorsed a bill allowing … Continue reading

Policy to curb spread of AIDS reinforced – Manila Standard

Reference: Cruz, M. (2017, July 23). Policy to curb spread of AIDS reinforced. manilastandard.net. Retrieved July 25, 2017 from http://manilastandard.net/news/national/242597/policy-to-curb-spread-of-aids-reinforced.html Policy to curb spread of AIDS reinforced posted July 23, 2017 at 12:01 am by Maricel Cruz The House of Representatives’ committee on health has approved a substitute bill seeking to strengthen the country’s policy … Continue reading

House approves pre-hospital emergency care

House approves pre-hospital emergency care By Maricel Cruz | Jun. 18, 2014 at 12:01am Source: http://manilastandardtoday.com/2014/06/18/house-approves-pre-hospital-emergency-care/ The House of Representatives has approved on third and final reading a measure establishing a pre-hospital emergency medical care system. House Bill 4577, incorporating HB 402 and 1489 authored by Reps. Susan Yap of Tarlac and Lani Mercado-Revilla of … Continue reading

House Panel Eyes Bills’ Consolidation | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online

House Panel Eyes Bills’ Consolidation | The Manila Bulletin Newspaper Online. By CHARISSA M. LUCI February 27, 2012, 4:50pm MANILA, Philippines — The technical working group (TWG) of the House Committee on Health is eyeing to consolidate next month the eight measures seeking to regulate organ donation and transplantation in the country. Iloilo Rep. Janette … Continue reading

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