HFMD cases now 30 in Iloilo province

October 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on HFMD cases now 30 in Iloilo province 

By AJ Petinglay

ILOILO CITY, Oct 27 (PNA)– The Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease (HFMD) cases in Iloilo province has risen to 30 as of the latest monitoring of the Iloilo Provincial Health Office (IPHO).

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PHO reports 88 HFMD cases in Guimaras

October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on PHO reports 88 HFMD cases in Guimaras 

ILOILO CITY, Oct. 20 -– The Guimaras Provincial Health Office (PHO) recorded a total of 88 cases of hand-foot-and-mouth disease (HFMD) from January to September this year.

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IPHO advises parents not to send to school children with suspected HFMD

October 21, 2015 by · Comments Off on IPHO advises parents not to send to school children with suspected HFMD 

ILOILO CITY, Oct. 20 -– The Iloilo Provincial Health Office (IPHO) has advised parents not to send their children to school if they are suspected of having hand-foot-and-mouth disease (HFMD) caused by a highly contagious intestinal virus.

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DOH reports over 170% increase in HFMD in the first 6 mos of 2015

July 28, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH reports over 170% increase in HFMD in the first 6 mos of 2015 

MANILA, July 27 — The Department of Health (DOH) recorded a total of 612 cases of hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) nationwide during the first six months of this year, 175.7 percent higher than the 222 reported during the same period in 2014.

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