Local officials told to take anti-drug war seriously

THE DEPARTMENT of the Interior and Local Government (DILG) reminded all local officials of their role in the illegal drugs campaign. DILG-6 Regional Director Anthony Nuyda said local government officials, particularly the mayors, play a major role in the eradication of illegal drugs. “They should take the campaign against illegal drugs seriously because that is […]

TOP KILLERS IN W. VISAYAS – ‘Healthy lifestyle reduces cardio-vascular diseases’

THE Department of Health (DOH-6) regional office again urged the public to lead a healthy lifestyle to reduce the risk of non-communicable diseases (NCDs) like cardiovascular diseases as the country celebrates Philippine Heart Month in February. Data obtained from DOH-6 showed that hypertensive cardiovascular diseases and cerebrovascular accidents are the first and eight leading causes […]