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Deaths in vaccine row ‘consistent with’ dengue

The Philippines said Thursday that some of the 14 children who died after receiving a controversial vaccine showed signs of "severe dengue", as investigators probe the drug whose use was suspended due to health concerns.

No regrets! Noy stands by Dengvaxia nod

Former President Noynoy Aquino defended his decision to launch a massive immunization campaign against dengue, saying he opted to get the Dengvaxia vaccines rather than be slammed for inaction.

Nancy hits DOH for being idle amid soaring dengue cases

Senator Nancy Binay has taken the Department of Health to task for its failure to become pro-active in its anti-dengue campaign even if it already anticipated a possible rise in the number of cases that will be recorded this year.…

JPE still at hospital but now dengue free

Senate minority leader Juan Ponce Enrile remains confined at the Makati Medical Center a week after he contracted dengue. Enrile’s daughter, Katrina, said her father is now free of dengue but had to undergo further tests. “Yes, he is…

Enrile down with dengue

After being missing in action in the Senate for days now, Minority Leader Juan Ponce Enrile was tested positive for dengue. Enrile, 91, is now at the Makati Medical Center, according to his daughter Katrina Ponce Enrile. “He has…

Miro Quimbo hospitalized for dengue

Marikina Rep. Miro Quimbo has been taken to a hospital after experiencing symptoms of dengue fever. The lawmaker was struck down with dengue in two previous occasions. Quimbo posted on Instagram photo of himself lying in a hospital bed,…

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