(Feature) Why there is need for school children to be dewormed

January 22, 2016 by · Comments Off on (Feature) Why there is need for school children to be dewormed 

By Leilani S. Junio

MANILA, Jan. 21 (PNA) — Aware that parasitic worm infestation is a very common health problem, the Department of Health (DOH) has cited the importance of deworming among school children in the country.

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Death of child in Puerto Princesa City not related to deworming —DOH Director Janairo

August 5, 2015 by · Comments Off on Death of child in Puerto Princesa City not related to deworming —DOH Director Janairo 

MANILA, Aug. 4 — The Department of Health (DOH)-MIMAROPA region said on Tuesday the death of a pupil in Puerto Princesa City, Palawan last week was not associated with the deworming activity conducted under the DOH's National School Deworming Day (NSDD) on July 29.

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DOH to deworm over 1 million pupils in WV this July

July 14, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH to deworm over 1 million pupils in WV this July 

ILOILO CITY, July 13 -– The Department of Health (DOH) 6 hopes to deworm a total of 1,001,382 pupils enrolled in all elementary public schools in Western Visayas this month.

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