Monthly Archives: February 2020

WHO Coid 19 Stresses on Governments, Companies, News Args to Spread Facts

World Health Organization WHO Director-General Tedros Azanom Gribes (Photo courtesy of Sinhava) MANILA – World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Azanom Ghiberius has called on governments, companies, and news organizations Saturday to fight fake news about it worldwide. Strengthen your efforts to spread the facts about 2019 (Quid-19). "Work with …

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3,419 new cases of 2019-nCoV registered worldwide: WHO

MANILA – The World Health Organization (WHO) on Saturday reported 3,419 new cases of acute respiratory disease of the novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) worldwide. The latest report from the World Health Organization says that China, where the disease originated in Wuhan City, Hubei Province, has seen the most recent cases. Worldwide, …

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Corona virus outbreak kills 909 in China

Medications. Medical workers welcome patients to receive treatment at "Wuhan Living Room" in Wuhan Province, China's Central Province on February 8, 2020. The "Wuhan Living Room" cultural complex is a transformed hospital that receives patients with novel coronavirus. (Photo by Gao Xiang / Xinhua) BEIJING – The death toll from …

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WHO announces Ebola outbreak in DRC

Ebola out. World Health Organization (WHO) Director-General Tedros Azmanom Gribes (C) addresses a press conference in Geneva, Switzerland on February 12, 2020. The WHO announced that the Ebola outbreak that began in August 2018 in the Republic of the Congo (DRC) still constitutes a public health emergency of international concern. …

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WHO renamed the novel Coronavirus to Quad-19

MANILA – China has a new name for the disease that causes more than a thousand deaths – quid-19. At a press briefing Tuesday, WHO Director General Tedros Azanom Gribes announced the name, which he says focuses on the nature of the virus. "Ko" and "V" come from the Corona …

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Number of PUIs for NCoV increased to 261: DOH

NCoV update. Eric Domingo, Secretary of the Department of Health (DOH), said it was under investigation for a possible novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) infection during a press conference at the DOH headquarters in Manila on Monday (February). The number of persons (PUI) has increased to 261. 10, 2020). Domingo said PUIs …

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Global cancer cases are estimated to increase by 60%: WHO

Anadolu file photos ANKARA – The World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that if current trends continue, the world's cancer cases will see a 60% increase over the next two decades. The WHO said in a statement Tuesday on World Cancer Day, "The largest increase in new cases (estimated at …

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The Heart Association wants everyone in the family to be trained in CPR

CPR Training Vice President of the Philippine Heart Association, Dr. Orlando Bagarin (Central), municipality health workers and guests during Wednesday (February) training of only Cardio Pulmonary Resettlement (CPR) for 600 students at Bataan's Small Municipal High School. Featuring with 5, 2020). According to the PHA, Bagrin, it is important to …

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