DOH confirms the Philippines’ first two cases of the B.1617 COVID-19 variant originated in India

The B.1.617 variant of COVID-19 first found in India has reached the Philippines, the Department of Health announced Tuesday. Two travelers tested positive for B.1.617. The B.1.617 variant, which has been growing more common in India, is now officially a “variant of concern,” the World Health Organization said. “We are classifying this as a variant … Read more

What is COVID-19? Where did it start?

Some people still didn’t know or how this Pandemic started. The coronavirus disease started in Wuhan, China in 2019 it is one of the most infectious and dangerous diseased caused by severe acute respiratory syndrome, it is very similar to SARS (SARS-CoV-2), Some call it as SARS virus upgraded version.The respiratory system is the first … Read more

IATF Approved Foreigners Enter the Philippines

The official statement from the Malacañang Palace has released through Presidential Spokesperson Harry Roque that our government is now foreigners to enter the country starting August 1. The Inter-Agency Force on Emerging Infectious Diseases (IATF-EID) is the government agency taking all responsibility to ensure the safety in terms of proper and immediate response concerning affairs on … Read more

Novel Coronavirus is ‘Natural in Origin’, WHO says

The World Health Organization (WHO) of Switzerland restate on Friday that the new coronavirus was of natural origin after US President Donald Trump claimed he had seen evidence it originated in a Chinese lab. According to some scientists, they believe the killer virus jumped from animals to humans, emerging in China late last year, possibly … Read more

WHO Urged to Continue Immunization Amid COVID-19 Pandemic

The World Health Organization (WHO) is urging every country to continue the immunization programs. Also, warn that suspending vaccination could lead to other health crises amid the COVID-19 pandemic. A WHO official cited the regenerate of polio in the Philippines which was also hit by measles outbreak along with Malaysia and China, citing that infectious … Read more

WARNING: WHO Projection 70,000 Filipino to be Infected, Estimate 2,400 Would Die

The reason President Rodrigo Duterte imposed “enhanced community quarantine” in the entirety of Luzon is because of the increasing number of confirmed cases of coronavirus patients in the country based on the IATF recommendation. This was after the meeting of the Inter-Agency Task Force (IATF) on Emerging Infectious Diseases as scenarios of coronavirus cases in … Read more