DSWD seeks NNC Region 2 assistance for implementation of supplementary feeding program

April 30, 2015 by · Comments Off on DSWD seeks NNC Region 2 assistance for implementation of supplementary feeding program 

TUGUEGARAO CITY, April 29 — The Department of Social Welfare and Development (DSWD) region 2 has sought the assistance of the members of the Regional Nutrition Committee (RNC) in monitoring the implementation of the supplementary feeding program for preschool children enrolled in Day Care Centers.

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NFA cancels Bicol trader's license to operate wholesale rice business

February 3, 2015 by · Comments Off on NFA cancels Bicol trader's license to operate wholesale rice business 

By Juan Escandor Jr.

NAGA CITY, Feb. 2 (PNA) -— The National Food Authority (NFA) Camarines Sur provincial office canceled the license of a businessman here who was caught by personnel of the Criminal Investigation and Detection Group (CIDG) re-bagging 500 bags of government-subsidized imported rice to sell it as commercial rice in August last year.

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'Balikbayans' slate several medical missions in Pangasinan

January 18, 2015 by · Comments Off on 'Balikbayans' slate several medical missions in Pangasinan 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 17 — The Provincial Health Office (PHO) has announced a series of medical missions to be conducted by various "balikbayan" (returning overseas Filipino workers) and foreign groups.

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Flies terrorize district hospital patients in Pangasinan

January 9, 2015 by · Comments Off on Flies terrorize district hospital patients in Pangasinan 

By Leonardo V. Micua

Flies terrorize district hospital's patients

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Jan. 8 (PNA)-The Provincial Health Office (PHO) has mobilized sanitary inspectors to look into the reports that swarms of flies from an adjacent poultry farm are pestering patients of the Mangatarem District Hospital in Barangay Casilagan, Mangatarem

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Dagupan's reenacted budget could result in deterioration of environmental sanitation

January 6, 2015 by · Comments Off on Dagupan's reenacted budget could result in deterioration of environmental sanitation 

DAGUPAN CITY, Jan. 5 –Environmental sanitation is expected to worsen in view of the failure of the Dagupan City council to approve the proposed budget for 2015 in the amount of P691 million.

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Dengue down by 75% in Pangasinan

November 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on Dengue down by 75% in Pangasinan 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, Nov. 7 — Dengue cases in Pangasinan significantly decreased by 75 percent from January to November 3 this year as compared to last year's for the same period, the Provincial Health Office (PHO) reported.

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DA turns over indigenous, fruit-bearing trees to Marikina to help deter flooding

November 5, 2014 by · Comments Off on DA turns over indigenous, fruit-bearing trees to Marikina to help deter flooding 

141104164742Agriculture Secretary Proceso Alcala (fifth from left) expressed his support to the advocacy on urban gardening and reforestation of the Marikina Watershed in a ceremonial turnover of indigenous tree seedlings at the Marikina City Hall, which falls in time with the observance of the Organic Agriculture Week. During the ceremony, Alcala encouraged members of the LGU to seek training on organic urban agriculture as well as edible landscaping, in support to the food sufficiency program of the government. Also in the photo are (from left) City Councilor Eva Aguirre Paz; City Councilor Joseph B. Banzon; City Vice Mayor Jose Fabian I. Cadiz; City Mayor Del R. De Guzman; City Councilor Ariel V. Cuaresma; City Councilor Mark Albert J. Del Rosario; City Councilor Susana P. Magtubo; City Councilor Xy-Za R. Diazen; and Fortune Barangay Captain Rizalina W. Teope. (PNA Photo courtesy of DA)
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Pangasinan strives to hit 95% goal in mass immunization

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on Pangasinan strives to hit 95% goal in mass immunization 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, October 7 — The provincial health office (PHO) is yet to achieve its 95-percent target for the mass immunization of measles rubella vaccine (MRV) and oral polio vaccine (OPV) with only three more days left before the revised deadline of October 10 set by the Department of Health (DOH).

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Pangasinan strives to hit 95% goal in mass immunization

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on Pangasinan strives to hit 95% goal in mass immunization 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, October 7 — The provincial health office (PHO) is yet to achieve its 95-percent target for the mass immunization of measles rubella vaccine (MRV) and oral polio vaccine (OPV) with only three more days left before the revised deadline of October 10 set by the Department of Health (DOH).

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Pangasinan strives to hit 95% goal in mass immunization

October 8, 2014 by · Comments Off on Pangasinan strives to hit 95% goal in mass immunization 

LINGAYEN, Pangasinan, October 7 — The provincial health office (PHO) is yet to achieve its 95-percent target for the mass immunization of measles rubella vaccine (MRV) and oral polio vaccine (OPV) with only three more days left before the revised deadline of October 10 set by the Department of Health (DOH).

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