French pharmaceutical company Sanofi Pasteur knew of the risks the controversial Dengvaxia vaccine posed to those who have not yet been infected with dengue at least three years before they disclosed that it can cause “severe disease” among…
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Senator Win Gatchalian cleared former President Noynoy Aquino of any wrongdoing in the P3.5 billion Dengvaxia controversy and put the blame on former Department of Health secretaries Janette Garin and Paulyn Ubial.
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Health Secretary Francisco Duque III, Education Secretary Leonor Briones and other government officials have been asked by the Supreme Court (SC) to comment on the petitions seeking to compel the government to provide free medical attention…
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Senator Tito Sotto wants Department of Health to probe Food and Drug Administration over Dengvaxia mess
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Former Department of Health (DOH) Sec. Paulyn Jean Ubial could find herself in deep trouble for continuing the P3.5 billion Sanofi dengue fever vaccine during her brief stint.
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Being a member of President Rodrigo Duterte’s political party will not save former Liberal Party members from the administration’s crackdown on proponents of the P3.5 billion Sanofi dengue vaccine.
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Former Health Secretary Janette Garin appears to be turning on the tables on former President Benigno Aquino III in an effort to escape responsibility for the procurement of the controversial Dengvaxia vaccine.
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Senator JV Ejercito on Thursday filed Senate Bill 1631, seeking to institute the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) as an independent agency separate from the Department of Health (DOH).
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Senator Richard "Dick" Gordon expects "major, major" graft cases to be filed against top officials of the Aquino administration for the undue haste in approving and bankrolling the P3.5-billion dengue vaccine just months before the 2016…
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By: Cecil Morella At age 33 and raising six children in a slum named "Paradise Village", Myrna Albos is Exhibit A for the Philippines' serial family planning failures. The plumber's wife already had four children by the time a family…
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The Supreme Court (SC) has affirmed the temporary restraining order (TRO) imposed against the distribution of contraceptive implants.
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Should Health Secretary Paulyn Ubial be blamed for the impasse regarding two contraceptives purchased by the government?
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House Speaker Pantaleon Alvarez and de facto House opposition bloc spokesman Albay Rep. Edcel Lagman has found common ground on the Reproductive Health Law issue.