DOH-MIMAROPA now testing students, pregnant women, TB patients, inmates for HIV

May 15, 2015 by · Comments Off on DOH-MIMAROPA now testing students, pregnant women, TB patients, inmates for HIV 

PUERTO PRINCESA CITY, May 15 — The mobile testing teams of the Department of Health-MIMAROPA and provincial health offices of the region on Thursday started voluntarily human immunodeficiency (HIV) testing among college students, pregnant women, TB patients in TB-DOTS (Tuberculosis-Directly Observed Treatment, Short-Course) facilities and inmates at the Iwahig Prison and Penal Farm (IPPF) in this city.

Read more

MSF sends medical team to xenophobia violence-hit South Africa

April 22, 2015 by · Comments Off on MSF sends medical team to xenophobia violence-hit South Africa 

CAPE TOWN, April 22 — Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Tuesday it has sent a medical team in response to the health needs of displaced people in areas affected by xenophobia violence in South Africa.

Read more

« Previous Page