The Philippines now has 29 new infections every day, according to the health department
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Rappler compiles the following highlights of President Rodrigo Duterte's second State of the Nation Address
Trump strongly warns Republicans that they must pass health care reform, taking his party to task and bluntly declaring that 'Obamacare is death'
Leaders in the fight against HIV urges the US government, the largest donor to global AIDS research and treatment, to reject 'draconian' funding cuts proposed by President Donald Trump
The Coalition for People’s Right to Health holds a caravan pushing for free and progressive healthcare
Gonorrhea is showing resistance to older and cheaper form of antibiotics – making it harder, and in some cases, impossible to treat
The Department of Social Welfare and Development leads 4 other agencies in the provision of services for torture victims
The DOH and WFP showcase ready-to-use supplementary food as well as various measuring devices that would determine if a child is suffering from malnutrition
(UPDATED) The 80-year-old U.S. senator underwent surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left eye last week and tests 'revealed that a primary brain tumor known as a glioblastoma was associated with the blood clot'
If passed, the legislation would allow abortion in cases of rape, if the mother's life is at risk or if the fetus presents a deadly birth defect
(UPDATED) The Senate's top Republican said he will forge ahead with what could be a last-gasp vote – on a new plan to kill off most of the 2010 reforms of Trump's predecessor without a replacement at the ready
Two young mothers from Marawi recall the moment they fled the fighting, and how they are coping with life in evacuation centers
Individuals and establishments caught violating President Rodrigo Duterte's executive order will face fines or imprisonment
Agencies under the Human Development and Poverty Reduction Cluster of the Cabinet will conduct 4 information and assistance forum that will focus on key areas of human development
'Even during normal times, nursing mothers, babies, pregnant women must have the best of care,' Senator Juan Edgardo Angara says
The ex-president suffers a brief health scare while helping to build a house at a Habitat for Humanity construction site
The General Assembly adopts a resolution endorsing a proposal from UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres who is facing a major shortfall in the $400 million needed to help Haiti recover from the epidemic
Chinese Nobel peace laureate Liu Xiaobo's death brings criticism for Chinese authorities who refused international pleas to let him receive treatment abroad
(UPDATED) The charges involve doctors and others accused of operating pill mills that pump heavily addictive opioids like oxycodone into the streets through illegal prescription schemes
While Hopeline says callers may experience a busy line during peak hours, it clarifies that the hotline is 24/7 and that responders are well-trained
The issue of hunger and malnutrition is real, but it can still be solved in this lifetime
(UPDATED) With Democrats united in opposition, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell needs support from at least 50 out of 52 Republicans to pass the measure in the 100-member chamber
'The Philippine health agenda of the Duterte government promotes the increasing role of the private sector and insurance like Philhealth to finance public health facilities'
(UPDATED) 'The hospital has explained the necessity of tracheal intubation to the patient's family, the family refused the tracheal intubation,' the hospital says on its website
COA says the deficiencies deprived the public of the benefits of public health programs
On World Population Day, experts call on lawmakers to work towards the enactment of bills tackling the issue of teenage pregnancy in the Philippines
According to the International Rescue Committee, internally displaced people are 'extremely vulnerable to sexual abuse'
Nearly 80 million people are infected with the disease every year, the World Health Organization (WHO) says in a statement. Among these, doctors are finding more and more cases of infection untreatable by all known antibiotics.
'Kung hindi ninyo palitan 'yang procedure, kayo ang palitan ko,' President Rodrigo Duterte says he told Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial
The firm, now the 2nd largest life insurer in the country following its acquisition of Charter Ping An last year, is expanding its health and general insurance offerings
The Center for Women’s Resources says pregnant women require proper nutrition and pre-natal check-ups which are not readily available in evacuation centers
Authorities are battling a rare outbreak of the disease
Cagayan de Oro’s Justiniano R. Borja Medical Center aims to be the go-to medical center among Kagay-anons
Tedros Adhanom is the first African to head the World Health Organization
Getting pregnant has little to do with promiscuity but everything has to do with ignorance
Children in these areas need immediate psychosocial support. They are starting to live in constant fear, with a decreasing sense of normalcy.
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President Rodrigo Duterte says shabu addicts can no longer be rehabilitated – an 'understanding that other countries had in the 1970s,' says a psychologist
'There are two claimants to the presidency,' President Rodrigo Duterte says as speculations swirl about his health
'No matter what the outcome of his investigation [for bribery] is, we will forever be grateful to him!' says Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial, as tycoon Huang Rulun faces a probe in China
President Rodrigo Duterte accepts the check donation from Chinese Ambassador Zhao Jianhua on Tuesday, June 27
The President makes his first public appearance in 7 days to lead Eid'l Fitr celebrations in the Palace
The Palace says the President is expected to make his first public appearance on Tuesday, June 27, at Malacañang events
(UPDATED) As Democrats have united in opposition to the draft, Republican leaders have struggled to rally enough support from within their ranks to get the bill over the line
(UPDATED) This is the longest period of 'rest' for 72-year-old President Rodrigo Duterte
(UPDATED) Top Senate Democrat Chuck Schumer maintains US President Donald Trump shouldn't expect any support from them in the bid to repeal Obamacare
Duterte should be made to understand somehow that, if people wonder whether he is sick, or worse, it’s not personal; it’s constitutional
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'Ang hinihintay lang niyan sabihin na namatay na si Duterte. Mag-ambak-ambak 'yan doon sa selda niya,' says the President about detained Senator Leila de Lima