DOH-6: Maintain balanced diet during the holidays

By: Leonard T. Pineda I Amid the numerous Yuletide parties, the Department of Health (DOH)-6 encouraged the public to maintain a healthy and balanced diet during the holidays. Dr. Elvie Villalobos, DOH-6 Cluster Head of Infectious Disease and Environmental and Occupational Health, said people can still enjoy food during the holiday season but they just need […]

Schools urged to create Dengue Brigade

THE Department of Health (DOH)-6 encouraged schools in Western Visayas to create “Dengue School Brigade” to help prevent the outbreak of the disease. Maria Lourdes Monegro, DOH-6 Regional Dengue Program Coordinator, said the dengue brigade can help equip students who are considered as ‘dengue-vulnerable age group’, with more information about dengue transmission, prevention and control. […]