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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
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Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial, whose confirmation is being opposed, has been caught giving contradicting statements on major health issues
(UPDATED) 'Do not worry. There is a Vice President who will take over,' President Rodrigo Duterte says after not being in the public eye for 5 days.
(3rd UPDATE) 'It's not that I snubbed Independence Day. My body was overwhelmed. I really needed to rest,' President Rodrigo Duterte says
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Several media organizations reported on Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial's statement that she claimed she never said
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This expansion of coverage is based on a memorandum of understanding signed by PhilHealth and the Philippine Retirement Authority in 2015 that aims to 'promote the country as a retirement haven for qualified foreigners'
(2ND UPDATE) 'Knowing the truth about the President's state of health is both a matter of public interest and national security,' detained Senator Leila de Lima tells Malacañang
(UPDATED) Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says they are able to monitor only the 20,000 in evacuation centers, while there are 180,000 other displaced residents
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Special Assistant to the President Bong Go releases two photos of Duterte to dispel doubts, while Chief Presidential Legal Counsel Salvador Panelo and PNP chief Ronald dela Rosa both say Duterte is fine
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A report from UNICEF also finds that New Zealand has the highest suicide rate in the world for people aged 15 to 19
Malacañang says President Rodrigo Duterte 'is resting for some time' but the public need not worry
'I just voiced out my concern that eating too much rice is one of the main causes of high blood sugar that leads to diabetes,' Senator Cynthia Villar clarifies in a statement
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Nick Lyon, head of the Michigan health department, stands accused of failing to raise alarms over an outbreak of Legionnaires' disease that investigators tied to the contamination
President Rodrigo Duterte supposedly had at least one private meeting on Wednesday, June 14
President Rodrigo Duterte's schedule is cleared for another day to give him more time to rest
A total of 2.2 billion people – 30% of the world population – are believed to be either obese or overweight by 2015
(UPDATED) Environment Secretary Roy Cimatu orders the creation of a task force that will tackle the poisoning
The campaign aims to secure enough signatories to push Congress to pass a law on an integrated national cancer control and prevention program
But the High Court clarifies its decision on a number of issues concerning contraceptive implants and the product registrations of all oral contraceptives
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Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says they will work to reopen the Amai Pakpak Medical Center, Marawi's lone tertiary hospital
The diarrhea cases stem from suspected food poisoning that hits Bilibid over the weekend
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial also reveals her department's plan to bring to the Philippines a technology that will detect ambient nicotine present indoors
(UPDATED) The health secretary echoed the Supreme Court's explanation that the TRO would be deemed lifted if the 'questioned drugs and devices are found not abortifacient'
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial is one of the 6 from the Western Pacific Region who received the 2017 World No Tobacco Day 2017 Award
Local governments are 'encouraged' to pass their own local ordinances that will implement Executive Order 26 and the Framework Convention on Tobacco Control
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The World Health Organization says the cases 'suggest low transmission of Zika virus' in India
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says health workers face an 'unprecedented challenge,' but the agencies working on reproductive health 'will not falter'
The High Court notes that the temporary restraining order it issued in 2015 'never meant to enjoin the processing of the entire gamut of family planning supplies that have been declared as unquestionably non-abortifacient'
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says her department will not discriminate against any sector in the performance of its duty, 'whether the patients be on the government side or otherwise'
The Philippine government needs to fix and enforce road safety laws to help save lives
The plans to cut Medicaid – which funds health care for low-income and disabled people – come as lawmakers from his Republican Party are battling to repeal and replace Obamacare, in which Medicare plays an important role
Taiwan does not receive an invitation to the World Health Assembly in Geneva for the first time in 8 years
Ulysses Dorotheo of the Southeast Asia Tobacco Control Alliance notes, however, that Executive Order 26 is 'not as strong as the Davao ordinance'
Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial says they will include e-cigarettes 'when we have more information and recommendation' from the World Health Organization
Of the 20 countries heading up the list, all but Australia and Japan are in western Europe, where virtually every nation boasts some form of universal health coverage
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(UPDATED) Executive Order 26 sets strict guidelines on designated smoking areas and bans them altogether in schools, including universities, and recreational facilities for minors
The Sandiganbayan allows the detained former senator to undergo X-ray and Magnetic Resonance Imaging of his right shoulder